Friday, October 09, 2015
Vol. 79 No. 6
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Trade Show Calendar
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Media Kit 2015
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Attracting Millennials to the Garden Center
In a recent buZZ! enewsletter and on Twitter, we asked retailers for some of their most successful attempts to drive Millennial foot traffic (that’s people ages 18 to 34). Here are a few of the answers.
Garden Center Book Club
There are two new titles out that might interest your customers, particularly with the gift-giving season rapidly approaching.
Luring the Holiday Shopper
Ellen C. Wells
Pam Danziger and the luxe shopper-focused minds at Unity Marketing are telling retailers—specifically retailers of high-end goods—to set their sights on the “heavy lifter” affluent crowd.
New Resources for Native Plants
The Nature Conservancy has added information to its website to help consumers find native plants for their area.
Ellen C. Wells
PANTS—aka the Penn-Atlantic Nursery Trade Show—has been canceled for 2015.
Weed Recede Wins Innovation Award
Weed Recede, an all-in-one weed barrier mulch bag created by Bob Hawkinson, co-founder of TLC—Total Lawn Care, recently won an award for Most Innovative Emerging Business from the Think Beyond Plastic Global Competition.
What Readers Think of EMV Technology
Readers recently sounded off about the new regulations; here are some of their thoughts.
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