Garden Retail

This month (June) we feature the latest news from Garden Connect. They have three interesting news items for you to catch up on.

Their new blog is all about Amazonification, there are tips to sell more plants by using the internet and they are pleased to announce they will be at the GLAS Show in Dublin in July! 

Amazonification is the Buzz word!

Edwin Meijer takes up the story. " Two weeks ago I was invited to participate in an expert group discussing the future of garden retail in the Netherlands and Belgium. Among the speakers was a very famous expert and he dropped the word “Amazonification”. I always like these words since you can explain them exactly the way it suits you.

As a garden centre, you already know how Amazon is having an impact on your day to day life. With a 16% market share in the UK, 1 out of 6 online purchases are made via Amazon. Here are some reasons to brace the Amazonification of retail!

How to sell more plants by using the internet!

The HTA Plant Show is all about plants, so what’s Garden Connect doing there? Simple: you can’t ignore the internet if you want to sell more plants nowadays! Here are 3 tips to sell more plants by using the internet and if you want to learn more, be sure to visit our stand at the HTA Plant Show at Stoneleigh Park. (June 20/21)

Garden Connect to show at GLAS Show Ireland

Garden Connect is exhibiting for the 4th year running at the GLAS Show at the Citywest Hotel in Dublin on the 21st of July. GLAS is the biggest show for Irish garden centres so neither you or they can afford to miss this one!