The GIMA Charity Golf Day, 9th June 2016, was once again a hot and sunny affair with 20 teams battling it out for various accolades including closest to the pin and longest drive. Hundreds of GIMA members and their retail partners attended the golf and the evening dinner which raised thousands of pounds for this year’s designated gardening charities, Greenfingers
WILDLIFE WORLD’S SUPERSIZE PRODUCTS OFFER A GREAT ATTRACTION FOR CUSTOMERS
Wildlife World has created an effective way for garden centres to not only attract, but educate their customers on the conservation of bees and beneficial insects with its range of supersize working habitats.
The Giant Bee & Bug Biome and Solitary Bee Hotel have both been adapted from
The Garden Industry Manufacturers’ Association’s AGM took place on 14th April at the Heart of England Conference and Events Centre, with over 80 members in attendance.
During the proceedings the following appointments were announced:
Chris Ramsden of Hozelock was voted in as GIMA President
Richard Pyrah of Kelkay was voted in as Vice President
Kate Ebbens of Cadix has taken on the role of
Six months later: 2015 GIMA Innovator’s Seed Corn Fund winners, Green Digit, from concept to established & thriving business
The GIMA Innovators Seed Corn Fund (GISCF) was set up in 2014 to encourage new businesses, designers and innovators to enter the garden retail market. Offering a £5,000 prize fund, plus unrivalled business support, the GISCF has this year backed a true
Following major investment in Gardman’s stock, the company have guaranteed availability across their best performing lines and continue to report that their service levels are running at an all-time high.
Gardman announced its Stock Availability Guarantee at Glee last autumn. Enabling customers to order with confidence, this new assurance eliminates product shortages at peak times throughout the year; their stock availability