AQUA 2019 gets off to successful start and the announcement of the 2019 New Product Awards

The opening day of AQUA 2019 has been hailed a great success by exhibitors who unveiled an amazing array of products at Telford International Centre along with AQUA 2019 New Product Awards being revealed. Read more

Excitement builds as AQUA 2019 gets set to open

Final preparations are being made as the AQUA 2019 industry exhibition gets set to open its doors at Telford International Centre at 9.00am on Wednesday, October 16th. Read more

PATS Telford 2019 New Product Awards revealed

The winners of the PATS Telford 2019 New Product Awards, including two new categories, were presented at the PetQuip Awards after the first day of a hugely successful show. 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

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

Delight the senses at the RHS Garden Wisley Flower Show

TV’s Rachel de Thame opens the annual floral celebration as it returns for the 27th year. Excitement is building ahead of the highly anticipated return of the RHS Garden Wisley Flower show on 3-8 September 2019. Read more

Glee Connect app now live!

Introducing the Grip smartphone application to optimise retailer and manufacturer presence at Glee 2019. Glee Connect – the exhibition’s new AI-powered event ‘matchmaking’ platform for smartphones and desktops – is now live! Read more

Malvern Autumn Show returns for 25th anniversary celebration

Malvern Autumn Show, in association with Westons Cider Mill, returns for a fantastic harvest festival brimming with special guests, giant vegetables, stunning floral displays and family entertainment. Read more

Work begins on the world’s largest show garden at The Game Fair 2019, Hatfield House

Work has begun at Hatfield House on the world’s largest ever show garden. The garden will be unveiled at The Game Fair 2019, which takes place at the Hertfordshire estate on 26th – 28th July. Read more

Innovation and sustainability at the National Plant Show

The NPS had a busy first day with more colourful displays than ever, crammed into the Stoneleigh venue. The environment, marketing innovation and technology were key themes. Read more

Farplants' Brett Avery with the Wellbeing promotion

Agapanthus ‘AMB001’ ‘Fireworks’ takes Best in Show at New Plant Awards

Agapanthus ‘AMB001’ ‘Fireworks’ from Fairweather’s Nursery has been crowned this year as Best in Show at the New Plant Awards on the opening morning of the HTA National Plant Show. Read more

Agapanthus ‘AMB001’ ‘Fireworks’ from Fairweather’s Nursery

Celebrating 10 years of new plants at the HTA National Plant Show

New plants will once again be taking centre stage at the 10th HTA National Plant Show, sponsored by Hortipak, which takes place this week on 18 and 19 June at Stoneleigh Park. Read more

Meet the right people with Glee’s new App

Stand bookings for Glee are up 15%.  During an up-coming workshop for exhibitors, organisers ITE are to unveil a new app for making appointments at the show. 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

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

PetQuip awards event results in memorable night for UK and international pet industry

Twenty-one companies receive awards and Lifetime Achievement Award goes to Dean Richmond of Pets Corner. Read more

Lifetime Achievement. Dean Richmond, Pets Corner with Peter Roy (left) & Amanda Sizer Barrett.

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

PATS Telford is the BEST place for garden centres to source new pet products

PATS Telford, the UK’s number one pet industry exhibition, is the best place to source new products, according to a growing number of garden centres attending the Autumn showpiece. 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

PAWExpo to launch in 2020

PAWExpo – a new high-end pet focused exhibition – will launch in September 2020, supported by the team behind the annual Glee trade event. Read more

Annabelle Padwick’s Seminars for GLEE announced

Life at No.27 has been announced as an official partner to GLEE 2019. Founder of Life at No.27 and National Growing for Wellbeing Week, Annabelle Padwick, will be an expert speaker at the show every day. Read more

Four Oaks Show NEW product launch

Anglo Eastern Trading will be launching 26 NEW products at the Four Oaks Trade Show on 3rd & 4th September. Read more

Diamond Planter in 3 colours-4

PATS Telford once again backing the prestigious PetQuip Awards

PATS, the UK’s number one pet industry exhibition, is pleased that once again the PetQuip Awards will be presented at a gala dinner and party on the first evening of PATS Telford (Sunday, 22nd September) and are happy to be major sponsors of the event. Read more

Double RHS Gold for Tom Simpson with Cancer Research UK Show Garden

Innovative young designer Tom Simpson has achieved the rare feat of winning back to back RHS gold medals at this year’s Hampton Court Palace Garden Festival. Read more

L-R Cancer Immunology researcher Dr Edd James, cancer survivor Paul Blacketer and his wife Emma

Visitors vote for their favourites at the HTA National Plant Show

Visitors to the HTA National Plant Show, sponsored by Hortipak, which took place this week at Stoneleigh Park in Warwickshire voted for their favourite plants and most inspiring retails stands and concepts at the event. Read more

Clematis Elodi™

Glee 2019 set to showcase the future of garden retailing

As garden retailing continues to thrive, with double digit year-on-year growth, the future for our industry continues to look bright. One place where this optimism will shine through will be the forthcoming Glee exhibition. Read more

Download the app to get ready for the HTA National Plant Show

We can’t wait to see you next week at 10th HTA National Plant Show, sponsored by Hortipak, on 18-19 June at Stoneleigh Park in Warwickshire. Read more

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