Hortipak is the UK’s leading plant label producer supplying Growers and retailers across the UK and Ireland. Our experienced team design and print labels, POS, signage and packaging utilising the exclusive Nova Image Library. Visit our team in the Hortipak Lounge and find out how we are ‘Connecting People with Plants’ - helping both growers and retailers to increase return business. You will find innovative ways to package and promote plants, some targeting important retail events in the gardening calendar such as Christmas and Mother’s Day, as well as having the opportunity to discuss your individual branding, marketing and product requirements directly with our designers and sales team.
Horticulture Week is the leading information service for the UK’s most senior horticulture professionals providing a comprehensive package of news and analysis, expert advice, and technical and market intelligence, covering all areas of the industry. Through its daily news bulletins, fortnightly magazine, and comprehensive website serving professionals in production, garden retail, landscape creation and amenity management, Horticulture Week reaches more than 10 times the audience of any other title in the industry. Visit our stand for special offers on subscriptions and advertising options.
Visitor Vote Partner
Floramedia works to help you sell more plants. We deliver practical marketing solutions that will work for your customers, combining our extensive knowledge of the gardening industry with creativity, technology and content. With a narrow focus, agile processes and creative thinking we can be relied upon to deliver brand concepts, plant labels, packaging and retail PoS. In 2015 we have continued to
innovate, expanding our range of merchandising products for garden retailers and introducing the Flora Eco range of alternative materials. Please visit our stand to explore how much more we can do to help you succeed.
New Plant Awards Partner
The Royal Horticultural Society (RHS) is dedicated to sharing the best in gardening! Find out about the Award of Garden Merit list which highlights plants the RHS knows to perform well. The RHS is keen to work with the trade to promote good plants and give gardeners and non-gardeners more confidence to buy and succeed. The RHS Perfect for Pollinator initiative continues to be successful with both the gardener and the trade and is receiving government attention with its inclusion in the National Pollinator Strategy. Ask the team about the updated Garden Plants list designed to help the trade. The RHS Chelsea Plant of the Year competition, held during RHS Chelsea Flower Show, is designed to promote new plants and recognise good breeding. The RHS is keen to continue to increase entries in the future.
Registration Area Partner
Working with universities, colleges and growers XL Horticulture have been at the forefront of developing “SMART” tunnel covers, modifying the spectral transmission for improved plant growth, long before LED’s were available to do the same thing. Now they have turned their attention to beneficial biology to stimulate plant growth and suppress plant diseases.
Sinclair is a growing media specialist supplying a fully comprehensive range. With a history dating back 165 years, we are at the forefront of Horticulture. Now part of the Westland family we look forward to helping you grow. You can choose from peat based, peat reduced, and peat-free growing media. Specialist mixes can be made to grower specifications, incorporating additives, chemicals and fertilisers as required. All growing media can be supplied in bags, big bales, IBCs or loose bulk. We also supply a range of perlite, vermiculite and hydroleca and can offer a wide range of fertilisers including Sincrocell controlled release fertiliser, and Sincron+ top dressing fertilisers.
HTA Insurance Services is the preferred scheme of many of the UK’s major garden centres and growers and has been designing bespoke solutions to cover businesses operating in the horticulture market for over 20 years. HTA Insurance Services is an active member of the ‘Crop’ campaign. Its dedicated team looks after clients nationwide and is happy to visit your nursery or garden centre to help assess your insurance needs. It prides itself in providing a personal, friendly and efficient service to all clients. Contact the team and experience the difference.
Everris, Fuentes, Nu3, Novapeak and F&C have united to form one company: ICL. A global manufacturer of products based on speciality minerals ICL fulfils the essential needs within Professional Horticulture (with brands including Osmocote, Peters and Universol). The company leverages innovativeness and scientific excellence to offer groundbreaking speciality fertilizer solutions for plants and crops to grow stronger and healthier.
Print your own Bed Cards, with your branding, from the ‘Joy of Plants’ web-based tool choose from standard templates, or we’ll create bespoke ones for you. Or use our Plant Finder & plant care plug-in for websites & in-store Information Points, quick & easy to install, automatically updated with new plants throughout the year. Or add Plant Images & Texts to e-commerce & websites quickly add images and texts to your site, reduce your development time. Plus Apps for mobiles make your staff plant experts. Joy of Plants services use the UK’s leading plant information.
Businesses that have a competitive edge are those that flourish. Visit Glee to gain insight, inspiration and knowledge that will help differentiate your business from your competition. It’s the place to connect with the entire garden and outdoor living retail community. Refresh your store by sourcing new products and bestsellers from a diverse range of categories including plants, garden care, Landscaping and Garden Decoration. Meet over 500 exhibitors, over 50 of which are growers and find hundreds of plant related sundries. Join top industry speakers and experts discussing topics that are important to your business and pick up ideas that will help you continue to achieve sustainable growth.
Garden Connect was founded in 2002 and has been working with independent garden centres and marketing groups since then. Currently over 200 garden centres are using our services in 4 countries. The team of Garden Connect has 22 professionals: designers, developers and marketeers, which are all in-house in our offices in Luton and Amsterdam (Netherlands). Working with over 200 garden retailers we understand that it can be difficult to keep your website up to date. This is why we don’t just provide you with a website, but we provide the full package which includes regular content and support. Our innovative marketing services are both effective and affordable with the key focus of bringing in more footfall to your garden centre via the internet. Our services include:, Websites, Webshops (integrated with any epos), Apps & mobile services, E-mail marketing, Personal Marketing, Do you want to learn more? Have a look at our website www.gardenconnect.com or call us for a meeting at your garden centre on (+44) 203 475 5541.
Timber Displays provides treated timber display products to the garden centre and nursery industries. Its products are made to a high specification and are designed to increase your turnover by showing your merchandise to its full potential. Timber Displays offers a vast range of standard items plus a bespoke service. Timber Displays can supply you with some value for money plant benches by way of their great pallet deals - ideal for providing sales space in those empty seasonal areas - Come and see what’s on offer!!
Striking Places is first and foremost all about the photography. We are a Specialist 360 Photography company and at the heart of all our work is our passion for quality imagery. We shoot a wide variety of commercial business subjects producing contemporary, engaging, lasting images. We have a wealth of experience covering venue and event, tourism, PR and marketing, product and portrait photography and are always investigating new areas. Our 360 virtual tour company is made up of a team of truly diverse individuals with a wealth of experience from a range of contrasting backgrounds. We know that your photography is an investment that is critical for your company and brand identity. We work closely with all our clients. We listen, and discuss and then offer the perfect solution for your business.