Entries by Ben Boon

How garden centres generate more turnover ‘from outdoors to indoors’ with the new outdoor experience: Open Sky

Your shop is ever more becoming a place that people visit to meet one another, shop and be entertained.  Such a formula offers plenty of turnover opportunities, with the UK being the leader in this respect, with garden centres that owe 30% of their turnover to catering while special events generate extra income. This way a […]

What should you organise in summer?

Sunny tips from fellow managers: Peggy Leurs of garden centre Leurs: “Kitchen gardens are very hot at the moment, as are insects in gardens. We support all the campaigns that are organised to promote such things and communicate them to our customers in a big way. We make a lot of use of social media. For […]