The seminar, which was fully booked, brought together retailers, growers and suppliers to learn about and discuss the current issues affecting the industry and also provide an update on the strategy and activities of the BOPP Scheme.
Renewable energy continues to be a hot topic and is receiving... Read More >>
Initiated by the Garden Industry Marketing Board (GIMB) the stand at Glee comprised a ‘before and after’ garden installation, designed by the Edible Bus Stop. Typical of the size of 14 million gardens in the UK the feature showed what could be done through simple planting and decoration... Read More >>
The official handover took place on 24 September at the Young Hort Conference at Battersea Park.
Outgoing chair of GROW, Leigh Morris says "The vision of the Grow Careers initiative when it was established in 2006 was to create an industry wide movement to promote horticulture... Read More >>
Neil has spent the last 27 years living and working in Scotland and studied for his DHE qualification at the Royal Botanic Garden, Edinburgh. With the bulk of his career in garden retail Neil worked for Dobbies for 16 years as a plant buyer. More recently he worked at Milestone Garden and Leisure... Read More >>
Andrew McMillan, an advisor to private and public sectors, spent over 20 years with the John Lewis Partnership, the last eight of which he was responsible for leading customer service across the department store division. In his keynote closing session titled ‘Bigger, Better, Stronger’... Read More >>
This year's Annual General Meeting will be held in the Council Chamber at CIPFA, 3 Robert Street, London, WC2N 6RL on Tuesday 14 October 2014 commencing at 4pm. Registration will open at 15.30 and refreshments will be available.Read More >>