Gardening for everyone at RHS Hampton Court Palace Garden Festival 2020

Gardening for everyone will be a key theme at the Royal Horticultural Society’s (RHS) Hampton Court Palace Garden Festival 2020 supported by Viking this summer, 6 – 12 July, as the festival celebrates its 30th anniversary. Read more

APL Avenue landscapers announced for BBC Gardeners’ World Live 2020

For the fifth year running, the Association of Professional Landscapers (APL) return to BBC Gardeners’ World Live with the much-anticipated Show Garden competition, APL Avenue. Read more

Cash grants for UK exhibitors at the National Hardware Show

Gardenex is offering cash grants for eligible SME’s exhibiting at the National Hardware Show, which takes place in Las Vegas, on 5-7 May 2020. Read more

And the winners are….2020 Glee at Spring Fair New Product Showcase winners confirmed

The third annual Glee at Spring Fair New Product Showcase Awards – in association with Garden Trade News - was the centre of much industry buzz as the ‘best in show’ were selected by a panel of industry experts. Read more

Plans to expand PATS Telford and a new grooming competition for PATS Sandown

PATS Telford announce the addition of a third hall and PATS Sandown launch a new competition. Read more

Nine reasons to visit Glee at Spring Fair

The leading showcase for home, gift, garden and lifestyle brands. Spring Fair is the UK’s number one Home and Gift fair, and Glee’s second edition at the show continues to further cement this reputation. Read more

Only 10 days until Scotland's Speciality Food Show

Glasgow is soon to be brimming with buyers from all over the UK as Scotland’s Speciality Food Show opens its doors on 19 Jan and showcases the 150 exhibitors with their stands bursting with new lines, exciting products and launches galore. Read more

‘Music at Malvern’ will see special evening concerts introduced at RHS Malvern Spring Festival

The hills will be alive with the sound of music for the 35th anniversary celebration of RHS Malvern Spring Festival with two spectacular evenings of performances. Read more

Lesley Garrett

Glee at Spring Fair 2020

As the third annual ‘Glee at Spring Fair’ gets ever closer, the show’s Event Director, Matthew Mein, provides an update on what the industry can expect, and why garden retailers should make the event a ‘must attend’ part of their spring 2020 plans. Read more

New exhibitors join big-name brands at PATS Sandown

PATS Sandown is the place for pet retailers to see a host of new and international exhibitors as well as the industry’s big-name brands, all of which will be showcasing their 2020 launches over two action-packed days on February 9-10 next year. Read more

Major pet companies book their stands at PATS Sandown

Following a hugely successful show at Telford last month, PATS Sandown on 9-10 February 2020 looks set to be another must-visit event for pet retailers and buyers. Read more

It's not just any trade fair... It's Scotland's Trade Fair Spring

A date for the calendar that is unmissable is 19-21 Jan 2020. This is a show that is not just about buying but has so much more to offer with awards, workshops, networking and talks among the many added extras. Read more

Get in front of the media at the Garden Press Event

Businesses across the garden industry are gearing up for the Garden Press Event 2020 by securing prime slots for this key event in the calendar. Read more

Thousands to contribute to one of biggest ever food bank collections at harvest show 

In a bid to help tackle poverty, one of the biggest ever food bank donations in the country will be made at the Malvern Autumn Show as it becomes the first of its kind to host a huge harvest festival.  Read more

Three Counties Showground team with donations already received

Tickets to RHS Flower Shows 2020 now on sale

RHS members’ tickets to the Royal Horticultural Society (RHS) Flower Shows in 2020 have gone on sale today, Monday 2 September, offering them an exclusive opportunity to get their hands on tickets to RHS Shows including the popular world-famous RHS Chelsea Flower Show. Read more

PATS Sandown successful start and New Product Awards

Pet retailers braved strong winds and heavy rain to ensure that PATS Sandown got off to a successful start. The winners of the New Product Awards, sponsored by pbwnews, were chosen by a team of expert pet retailers. Read more

Seven stunning show gardens revealed for RHS Malvern Spring Festival 2020 

Details of seven stunning show gardens at the highly-anticipated RHS Malvern Spring Festival have today been revealed by organisers. Read more

PetQuip secures government funding for Interzoo

The PetQuip export association has been successful in securing cash grants for the major pet trade exhibition Interzoo, which takes place in Nuremberg, Germany, on 19-22 May 2020. Read more

The UK landscape season is open

One-day landscape showcase for People, Technology and Sustainability in hard and soft landscaping, design, maintenance and supply Read more

Introducing Pawexpo - the new UK pet product & trend exhibition

Pawexpo is a newly launched pet focussed trade exhibition brought to market by the team behind Glee, the UK’s leading annual trade exhibition for the garden and outdoor leisure sector. Read more

UK pet product suppliers get set for Global Pet Expo 2020

Among the many new products being launched by leading British suppliers exhibiting on the British pavilion at Global Pet Expo will be the latest pet food initiatives, healthcare and lifestyle products, calming diffusers and sprays, chicken coop security and a range of packaging solutions. Read more

Naturo - Chef's Collection Adult Dog Food

Strong seminar line-up at PATS Sandown

PATS Sandown, the UK’s Spring pet industry exhibition, has secured a strong line-up of speakers for two days of seminars designed to give pet retailers ahead-of-the-game ideas on new lines, new approaches and new profit potential. Read more

Review of 2019

Here is a summary of the news stories published on Gardenforum during 2019:  Wyevale disintegration and the expansion of other groups, the environment, supplier consolidation and people in the news.  This review is open to all. Read more

A look to Glee 2020: where the garden retail sector thrives

The future is looking bright for garden retail. With technology, sustainability, ethical living, and millennials driving this growth, the long-term picture offers a stark contrast to the doom and gloom that is shaping the UK high street. Read more

Italy: the gardening market is growing

The growth trend of the gardening market in Italy doesn’t stop: +100 million Euros in two years (2017-2019). Myplant, International Green Expo that will take place at FieraMilano-Rho from 26 to 28 February 2020. Read more

Cactuses exhibited at Myplant & Garden 2019.

Garden Press Event 80% booked!

It’s time to secure your space at the Garden Press Event 2020. 80% of the prime slots on the main floor are already booked! Read more

Widen your product range at the unmissable Scotland's Speciality Food Show

Scotland’s Speciality Food Show in Glasgow is a mecca of fine food and drinks produced by artisan creators from far and wide. This is a Show that is not just about buying but has so much more to offer with awards, workshops, networking and talks among the many added extras. Read more

AQUA 2019 gets set for exciting show in October

AQUA 2019, the UK’s aquatics and water gardening industry exhibition, is getting ready to stage another memorable show in October with an impressive list of exhibitors showcasing their products and services. Read more

Sustainability at the core of PATS thanks to new initiatives

Two major initiatives to make the 2019 PATS Telford show the most eco-friendly yet have been announced by the PATS team. Read more

What caught the eye at Spoga gafa?

Disbelief over Brexit, a replacement for disposable barbecues, how technology can improve customer understanding and a compostable hose, were creating interest. Read more

Unknown Furniture’s chair moulded from reheated lava

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