Stax sweeps the ‘Best DIY/ Builder Merchant Buying Team’ award at Glee 2017

Leading wholesale supplier, Stax Trade Centres, has won the coveted ‘Best DIY/Builder Merchant Buying Team’ award at the Glee Buyers Power List 2017 held at NEC Birmingham. Read more

Darlac’s NEW Collections Range hailed a success

Garden tools and equipment supplier Darlac, returned to GLEE this year with an array of new pre-set collections for the trade. There were nine collections in total showcased on the stand, which was busier than ever due-in-part to the recent acquisition by Mr Fothergill’s seeds. Read more

Glee Buyers Power List 2017: the winners

The winners of the 2017 Glee Buyers Power List have been announced as this afternoon (Tuesday 12th September) during an exciting awards ceremony within Glee’s buzzing hub: Seminar Theatre. Read more

Buyers Power List winners

Glee New Product Awards 2017 - Winners announced

Eleven ground-breaking new garden products have been confirmed as the winners of the coveted Glee New Product Awards 2017, at a special award presentation organised and run by Garden Trade News. Read more

New Leaf Plants to show great 'Valour'

Come and find us in the atrium where we will be showing Clematis viticella 'Valour'. Read more

Wyevale Nurseries enters New Product Awards at Glee

One of the UK’s leading nurseries is next week (September 11, 2017) entering five new plants in to the New Product Awards at Glee held at the NEC in Birmingham.   Read more

Alstroemeria Little Miss Zoe

Plantpak Hydro-pod Indoor Garden anyone can be a gardener

For more than half a century, Plantpak has been a respected supplier to the UK garden market, the name is synonymous with quality propagation equipment for the amateur gardener. The introduction of the Plantpak Hydro-pod Indoor Garden marks a major development for the brand, bringing easy to use high tech hydroponics into the home allowing anyone to be a gardener. Read more

The Hawkesmill Team Are Heading Their Way To GLEE 2017

Warwickshire based Hawkesmill Nurseries, who produce over 3.5 million plants throughout the year, will be heading to GLEE 2017 in five days time to display all their new products for the coming season.  You will be able to meet and discuss your buying needs with the team on September 11th through to the 13th on stand number NB18 - NB20. Read more

Retail Lab @ Glee - Preferred Partners: Meadow View Stone

The Retail Lab – new for 2017 - has secured backing from a wide range of leading suppliers, who have come on board as either a ‘Preferred Partner’ or ‘Selected Partner’.  Here, ‘Preferred Partner’ Meadow View Stone’s Marketing Director, Sarah Hill, tells us more about the company’s plans for the Retail Lab @ Glee. Read more

Retail Lab @ Glee - Preferred Partners: Ivyline

The Retail Lab – new for 2017 - has secured backing from a wide range of leading suppliers, who have come on board as either a ‘Preferred Partner’ or ‘Selected Partner’.  Here, ‘Preferred Partner’ Ivyline’s Director, Scott Thomas, tells us more about the company’s plans for the Retail Lab @ Glee. Read more

New look for Haxnicks at Glee

The long established and popular Haxnicks brand will be showing off a new look on the Tildenet Gardenware stand at Glee 2017. Read more

Easy Tunnel Standard Fleece

Town & Country displays captivating colours and new products at GLEE 2017

For over 30 years, Town & Country has focused on bringing innovation to the gardening sector, with a range of gloves and footwear that combines quality, functionality and style, with a price tag that represents exceptional value for money. At this year’s GLEE, the company will display a range of new products from its ‘Captivating Colours’ collection. Read more

Bamboo Gloves - £5.99

Gardenex and PetQuip to host International Buyers’ Centre at Glee 2017

Centre provides extensive business services to visiting overseas buyers, members and potential members. Read more

Plantpak solid wood Patio Grow House - Style and practicality for the patio

Plantpak bring style, modernity, practicality and colour to a functional product with the introduction of the Patio Grow House. This brand-new design recognises that the patio is now seen as an extension of the living room. Not only does the Growhouse look superb, its performance will satisfy the most demanding gardener due to the professional build quality. Read more

The Grow House RRP is £149.99

Bathgate Silica Sand to showcase growing horticultural range at Glee and Four Oaks 2017

Following the success of the Bathgate Horticulture range, Bathgate will be showcasing their full range of products including new editions at Glee and Four Oaks in September.  Read more

Round of applause for Lucy

When it comes to getting your brand noticed, Durston Garden Products weren’t hiding their light under a bushel at this years GLEE. For a second year running Lucy Flashman bravely paced the halls of the show dressed as a bag of compost! Read more

Senecio ‘Angel Wings’ wins new product award at Glee

Staff at Wyevale Nurseries are celebrating today (September 12, 2017) after their new plant Senecio ‘Angel Wings’ won a Glee New Product Award. Read more

Senecio candicans Angel Wings

Keep your friends close but your enemies closer

You may remember the age old saying ‘Keep your friends close but your enemies closer.’ Well, Google is a friend and a foe in retail: a friend because you have access to an enormous marketplace, and a foe because they take away your business. In this article, I would like to highlight three of Google’s innovations which you should definitely keep an eye on. Read more

New products from Zest 4 Leisure

Zest 4 Leisure, a leading trade supplier of quality timber garden products, is celebrating its 5th consecutive year at Glee with a new range of products and the announcement of its recent distribution centre purchase. Read more

La Hacienda's NEW 2018 Outdoor Heating and Décor catalogues are available at Glee

La Hacienda are delighted to be sharing their new catalogues with you; filled with distinct, unique items and the very best they have to offer. Read more

New brands and new products from SBM Life Science on Show at GLEE

SBM Life Science is launching a hard hitting hitting revolutionary new weedkiller brand at GLEE 2017. Job done, has the perfect solution for every challenge, whether it’s tackling the toughest of weeds, preventing re-growth or getting quick results.  Read more

New for 2018 - The Heritage Collection - Inspired by History

From 2018 we will be offering  ‘The Heritage Collection’ - a unique selection of high-end planters developed in association with English Heritage, the charity which cares for over 400 historic sites, buildings and monuments. Read more

HTA all set for Glee 2017

The Horticultural Trades Association (HTA) are looking forward to welcoming members at Glee next week. They have an increased presence at the trade show this year, partnering with the new Retail Lab @ Glee feature, as well as holding the Annual General Meeting of the HTA, tours of the Retail Lab @ Glee and hosting several seminars. Read more

Sipcam UK launch new child & pet safe garden products

Seven new Child & Pet Safe garden care products, including a Bug and Mildew Control and a unique 3in1 mycorrhizal product from the ecofective range to be launched at GLEE. Read more

Retail Lab @ Glee - Preferred Partners: Hozelock

The Retail Lab – new for 2017 - has secured backing from a wide range of leading suppliers, who have come on board as either a ‘Preferred Partner’ or ‘Selected Partner’.  Here, ‘Preferred Partner’ Hozelock’s UK Marketing Manager, Carol Wright, tells us more about the company’s plans for the Retail Lab @ Glee. Read more

Over 70 new products being exhibited at Glee 2017 by Garland/Worth Gardening

Garland / Worth Gardening will be making a major statement with the launch of over 70 new products on its Stand Hall 18H10-K11 at Glee in 2017. Read more

New product launches at Glee from RSW International Limited

Following the success of their 2017 Spring Summer Dining & Picnic Collections RSW International limited will be launching their 2018 Spring Summer Dining & Picnic ranges alongside their ever increasing Pet ranges at Glee next week. Read more

Retail Lab @ Glee - Preferred Partners: Cadix

One of the most innovative features at the annual Glee exhibition, the Retail Lab – new for 2017 - has secured backing from a wide range of leading suppliers. Here, ‘Preferred Partner’ Cadix’s Managing Director, Kate Ebbens, tells us more about the company’s plans for the Retail Lab @ Glee. Read more

The RHS Collection by Gold Leaf

Gold Leaf, makers of the Worlds Finest Gardening Gloves, are delighted to announce the launch of The RHS Collection, a range of beautiful deerskin leather gloves for ladies. Read more

RHS Collection launch

Brand new look for Premier

Premier is excited to launch their brand-new collections at GLEE this year, which includes eight fresh ranges, over 500 brand-new products – plus over 140 offers to tempt consumers the entire year-round. Read more