Mr Fothergill's Seeds retail sales team has been strengthened by the appointment of Mario Grandilli as export sales manager and Julie Emmett as north-east territory manager.
Mario Grandilli has been in export and international trade management for more than 15 years, with worldwide experience at management level. He is fluent in English, Italian and Spanish, and is married with a young daughter. His interests include motor sports, and rock and blues music.
Julie Emmett has been in the gardening industry for seven years, while gardening is also her main hobby. She has an allotment, where she enjoys 'growing her own', and says she is looking forward to continuing her career with the Suffolk-based seedsman.