The Millennial Effect on Independent Garden Centers

The Millennial Effect on Independent Garden Centers

October 11, 2017 All, Series, Strategy
The Millennial Effect on Independent Garden Centers Independent garden centers (IGCs) face plenty of competition nowadays, especially from large chain, big box stores that sell live goods products... Read more
Growth in the Global Greenhouse Market: 4 Ways Retailers Can Benefit

Growth in the Global Greenhouse Market: 4 Ways Retailers Can Benefit

June 7, 2017 All, Series, Trends
According to a report published by Markets and Markets, a leading research firm, the global commercial greenhouse market is estimated to be a valued at $1948 billion (as of end of 2015) On top of... Read more
Plant Nurseries Seeing Fewer Pesticides Harmful to Bees

Plant Nurseries Seeing Fewer Pesticides Harmful to Bees

May 9, 2017 All, Series, Trends
If you've turned on the news even once over the past decade, you've heard about the huge declines in bee populations Much of this is believed to be related to certain harmful pesticides bees were... Read more
4 Tips for Arranging Your Garden Center

4 Tips for Arranging Your Garden Center

April 6, 2017 Series, Strategy
You have lush plants and gorgeous flowers in a variety of vibrant colors and textures that you know your customers will love How you arrange them in your store, however, will determine how well they... Read more
Click & Mortar: The New Grocery Store

Click & Mortar: The New Grocery Store

February 21, 2017 All, Series, Trends
Although the impact of e-commerce has hurt some retailers, grocery stores have, so far, been able to avoid losses That said, they still need to keep adapting to shoppers, upgrading their marketing... Read more
SHOP! Retail Environments Features Brand Soul Connectors

SHOP! Retail Environments Features Brand Soul Connectors

February 2, 2017 All, Series
This year, Retail Environments has selected SPC Retail to take part in their Big Ideas issue The goal was to give industry experts a platform for the free flow of ideas that can help propel the... Read more
Successful Strategies Garden Retailers Use to Improve the Shopping Experience

Successful Strategies Garden Retailers Use to Improve the Shopping Experience

January 10, 2017 All, Series, Strategy
The retail industry is changing and customer buying decisions have been the primary driver in how retailers are connecting with shoppers Although garden retailers have not been impacted as much by... Read more
Come on, Man: A Folding Table Is NOT a Merchandising Strategy

Come on, Man: A Folding Table Is NOT a Merchandising Strategy

January 10, 2017 All, Series, Strategy
Generally speaking, folding tables are lightweight and useful They're ideal for a kindergartener’s lemonade stand, and they're handy for picnics with Aunt Edna and Cousin Earl, but NOT for... Read more

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