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Garden Trade Specialist magazine talks to Matt Jordan, digital product manager at GBC Buildings For Leisure LLP – a leading retailer of sheds, greenhouses and leisure buildings – on its contemporary designs and how the brand is being driven forward through display centre expansion and marketing at public events...
Tell us a little about about GBC...
Hello! The idea of Crumble & Core was born when three friends from East Sussex (Lucy, Lou & Jilly) came together over a lovely pot of tea. We wanted to use Jilly’s stunning artwork to create a ‘watercolour world‘ of Greeting Cards and Stationery, which would celebrate both the everyday, and the special days.
Whether plain wood or painted brightly, used as a workshop or a Wendy House… sheds are the true expression of someone’s character.
This is according to research by GardenBuildingsDirect.co.uk, which has identified ten types of shed and what they say about their owners.
Staff at one of the UK’s leading nurseries is celebrating this month (March, 2018) after winning two awards from two garden centre groups it supplies plants to. Wyevale Nurseries in Hereford was awarded Plant Supplier of the Year 2017 from Klondyke Group and also the Most Innovative Plant Supplier Award from Wyevale Garden Centres, which is a separate company under different ownership.