Home|Green Profit|GrowerTalks|Ball Publishing|Ball Bookshelf
Monday, July 06, 2015 Vol. 79 No. 3


Also in this issue...

01 |Digital Edition
02 |Front Lines
03 |The Goods
04 |The Goods Submissions


05 |Classifieds
06 |Request Product Info
07 |Young Retailer Award
08 |Article Archive
09 |BuZZ!
10 |Facebook© - Buzz Cuts
11 |Wells on Twitter
12 |Store Layout
13 |Digital Catalogs
14 |Trade Show Calendar
15 |Hard Goods Distributors
16 |Media Kit 2015
17 |Subscriptions


Featured Companies

HGTV HOME PLANT COLLECTION
PROVEN WINNERS
SPRING MEADOW NURSERY
VITAMIN INSTITUTE
I MUST GARDEN
LFS INC.
BAILEY NURSERIES
BLOEM LIVING LLC
DEWITT COMPANY
VALLEY PACKAGING INC
>> See All

July 2015 Issue

Features
Made In The Shade | Chris Beytes
Shades of Green, a quirky little urban garden center in San Antonio, Texas, has what my wife calls “poke-around” factor.

They Keep ’em Coming | Ellen Wells
There’s no denying plenty of supply. That’s exactly what the 2015 Spring Trials have given you, the retailer: a good, if not great, number of plants to fill your benches and displays.



Consumer Buzz
Digital Influences Sales | Ann-Marie Vazzano
By the end of this year, digital interactions are expected to influence 64 cents of every dollar spent in stores, according to a new Deloitte Digital study.

Nine Trends Shaping Retail | Ann-Marie Vazzano
Dunnhumby recently released a report in its 2020 Consumer Trends Series called “Nine Trends Shaping Global Retail.”



Columns
Numbers | Jennifer Polanz
You can’t argue with the numbers and that’s what this issue is all about.

Common Senses | Amanda Thomsen
It makes me think that sometimes garden centers are playing it all wrong by placing the flashy stuff up front.




Profit Planet

Rick says the public display and frequent updating of sales results drives the teams onward.
The Friel World

For fast relief from “It All Looks the Same!” syndrome, find the nearest independent garden center.


© Copyright 2001 - 2015 Ball Horticultural Company  — About Us | Contact Us | Privacy Policy | Terms & Conditions