The last in our trio of blogs from Harlow Carr, where the Olympic Theme was in presence.
What are you doing at your centre to maximise the olympic potential?
Customers who are casual gardeners rather than enthusiasts are looking to us to give them confidence.
The RHS Award of Garden Merit lists plants that are proven to perform well in most garden situations.
Harlow Carr Plant Centre, are singing and shouting about AGM plants.
Another display idea for your centre?
Cafe Concerto are a cafe chain in London with 12 restaurants. Their cake displays are always incredible. Remember we buy with our eyes… As well as buying with our eyes latest research shows that we are buying less, but buying more carefully and are seeking both value and affordable treats. These offerings have a much…Details
If you have a company Facebook page, are you ready for the big switch over at the end of the month, when Facebook will change your page to the new Timeline look? The new rules are: that the masthead images must not contain: Price or purchase information, such as “40% off” or “Download it at…Details
OK, perhaps I may have had one too many coffees today, but the Cafe Culture Show (Olympia 16th 17th May) might be held right in the height of the season but with events such as: Coffee Boys Masterclass – 50 Ways to Increase Sales Charles Manners from our friends at Turpin Smale looking at How to…Details
Even Harrods in the heart of Knightsbridge have a loyalty Scheme…. and the message is simple if you do not have one you are missing out.
Hetland Garden Centre near Dumfries have got it 100% right with special offers for loyalty cardholders only…
So, what are you doing to engage with these events in your coffee shops?
The first ever National Gardening Week is being held this year from the 16th – 22nd April and according to the organisers the RHS it is to encourage everyone to get involved in gardening! Sue Biggs, RHS Director General, says, “It is fantastic that this inaugural gardening week combines with the Britain in Bloom launch…Details
Well they have, they call it Garden Living, and it shows customers how they can enjoy the alfresco lifestyle this summer…
I ought to add that the majority of the Garden Living area was down to high end Garden Furniture…