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GIMA Connecting

Bringing Retailers and Sellers Together

GIMA is renowned for running some of the sectors leading industry events, bringing retailers and sellers together, and supporting our members with business related speakers and presentations.

These events provide you with excellent opportunities to meet or entertain customers, network with like minded piers within the industry and relax amongst friends and colleagues.

Have a look at our calendar of events to see what’s happening.

GIMA Events
GIMA Connecting

GIMA Awards

As the industries most prestigious event, the GIMA Awards recognise excellence in product and marketing and take place annually in July. It’s your chance to get your products in front of an eminent panel of judges, and win a converted GIMA Award.

Join us at the glamorous awards event and enjoy an evening of entertainment and fun. A great way to entertain your customers or to thank your team for their hard work.

GIMA Awards 2019

Buyer Connect

GIMA Buyer Connect events put suppliers directly in front of buyers from key garden retailers in the UK.

With controlled, timed appointments, these speed networking events provide you with priceless opportunities to get your products in front of key buyers within the UK garden retail market.

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Day Conferences

The GIMA Day Conferences offer unrivalled networking opportunities together with advanced business building and educational content.

Day Conferences

GIMA Charity Golf Day

Whether you play golf or not, join us for this annual event that brings together retailers and suppliers in the relaxing environment of the golf course.

Why not bring guests to the presentation dinner in the evening where we enjoy a hearty meal, have some light entertainment, and raise funds for gardening charities.

GIMA Charity Golf Day


A one day conference  and dinner for retailers, suppliers and growers working within garden retail.  Themes to be covered include:

  • Business Resilience
  • Business Promotion
  • Supply Chain

The conference will also include a Head to Head debate.  Thought leadership, strategic advice and practical solutions will be 'take-away' from this event, plus unrivalled networking opportunities.

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