Product News

  • Desser and Company launches new garden furniture collection

    By GCU on June 23, 2016
    Manchester-based furniture manufacturer Desser and Company has unveiled a new outdoor collection. The 12 suites have been selected by Desser and Company, which is best known for its contemporary range of conservatory furniture. Made from synthetic rattan and finished with cushions hand crafted by Desser and Company, the range aims to provide the perfect setting for any consumer, the company […]
  • Former Which? Best Buy still going strong

    By GCU on June 9, 2016
    A triple action, granular lawn care fertiliser which was awarded a Which? Best Buy in May 2011 has made a re-appearance as part of the ‘best lawn care treatment’ section in the publication’s May 2016 edition. Trialled by an independent panel, Vitax’s Green Up Feed Weed & Mosskiller scored 84% in Which? Gardening back in 2011 and is still going […]
  • Flopro adds Cube video to in-store displays

    By GCU on June 1, 2016
    As part of its summer promotions and media campaign, Flopro has released details of its in-store display module, incorporating an upbeat video of the Flopro+ Cube hose reel. The display module is being supplied to garden centres free of charge as part of a promotional deal which comprises 6x20m and 6x30m hose reels, complete with fittings. The complete deal comprises […]
  • Johnsons Lawn Seed to reach retail ‘fever pitch’

    By GCU on April 12, 2016
    With the UEFA European Championship 2016 just around the corner, Johnson Lawn Seed has launched its exclusive ‘2016’ lawn seed mix, specifically designed to help create the perfect pitch for future Rooneys, Messis, or Ronaldos, and at the same time help boost summer sales for retailers. ‘2016’ offers the same varieties of grass supplied to the majority of the Euro […]
  • Vivark turns over a New Leaf with fencing range launch

    By GCU on February 19, 2016
    North West-based company Vivark, part of the First Ark Group, has launched a new range fencing panels and gates for trade and fencing stockists which are socially manufactured, meaning that profits from the sale of the panels will be reinvested back into local communities. The launch of the New Leaf fencing and gate range is said to be integral to […]
  • Winners announced in Glee New Product Awards 2015

    By GCU on September 16, 2015
    Nine ground-breaking new garden products have triumphed in the Glee New Product Awards 2015, it was revealed at this week’s show. Selected from hundreds of entries, the winning products in nine categories were chosen by an expert panel of independent and multiple retailers, the media and international suppliers. The winners are: Best Garden Care (Accessories) Product Winner: Cloud Controller, Hozelock […]
  • Spear and Jackson

    By GCU on September 3, 2015
    Beautifully packaged, etched hand trowels, designed to make the perfect gift for any occasion. The etched messages on the mirror polished, stainless steel surface include ‘Thank You’, ‘Happy Birthday’, “Gardening Queen’ and ‘World’s Best Gardener’. Available with a bright, eye-catching merchandiser for in-store display. For more information contact or visit
  • Grange Fencing

    By GCU on September 3, 2015
    Decorative garden structures and fencing company, Grange, will be unveiling significant new product developments at Glee, including those developed in response to merchant and retail customer feedback, and will fit seamlessly into Grange’s range. Building on the continued success of its pre-painted range of decorative structures, Grange will be revealing a refreshed colour collection at the show. Grange’s stand will […]
  • Centurion

    By GCU on September 3, 2015
    Wholesaler and distributor, Centurion Europe will be showcasing selected product lines, tailored specifically for the garden centre market at Glee. Centurion’s Andersons range includes plant ties, clips and trellis supports, seed trays, hose accessories and rope and twine, whilst its Initial Monogram range of retail-ready house plaques and numbers allows customers to choose in store and assemble their plaques at […]
  • Bord na Móna UK

    By GCU on September 3, 2015
    Bord na Móna UK will be will be majoring on its Growise brand with a brand extension and three new specialist blend products at Glee. It follows the brand’s nomination as Best Buy by consumer ratings magazine, Which? Gardening, in the raising young plants category. The company’s Growise Multipurpose peat-reduced was tested with a number of different plant types, including […]