How retailers can navigate wages, employee satisfaction, brand visibility and customer service to get the most out of the season.
With minimum wages rising across the country, garden centers are navigating the issues of compensation and employee satisfaction during the spring season.
Game rooms and gift cards only go so far. Motivating employees comes down to good management and real opportunities.
Balance professionalism and respect for different body types when implementing and enforcing your dress code.
Educating and interacting with shoppers while they wait can keep them engaged and patient.
A lighthearted environment can help foster loyalty and produce real results.
Garden marketing pros share best practices to help IGCs create a unique, consistent brand that attracts and retains customers.
John Rader, COO, discusses decision, and industry leaders weigh in. Some of the company’s specialty items may be hard to find, but Proven Winners product will likely not be difficult to source.
Fresh inspiration to enliven your fruit and vegetable selection this year.
Consumer-proof packaging and the annualizing of perennials were two of the trends seen in Europe in 2016.