Garden centres

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    Flying Brands sales flourish in third quarter

    2009-10-23T00:00:00Z

    Strong sales at Flying Brands’ gardening business helped keep revenues at the home shopping group in line with expectations in the three months to October 2.

  • Wyevale Garden Centre name will almost disappear as the garden specialist ploughs ahead with a major rebranding to return it to its “horticultural roots”.
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    Wyevale rebrands to return to its roots

    2009-08-03T10:08:00Z

    The Wyevale Garden Centre name will almost disappear as the garden specialist ploughs ahead with a major rebranding to return it to its “horticultural roots”. 

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    Dobbies raises eco-friendly stakes

    2009-07-31T00:00:00Z

    Garden centre chain Dobbies is to open the UK’s “most eco-friendly garden centre” while parent Tesco plans to open allotments to take advantage of Brits’ passion for growing their own food.

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    Wyevale head poached for Hamleys restructure

    2009-07-17T00:00:00Z

    Hamleys has poached Wyevale head of home Laura Olver as part of a restructure of the business.

  • Wyevale
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    Wyevale appoints new chairman

    2009-06-05T08:58:00Z

    Wyevale Garden Centres has appointed Andrew Sells as its new chairman.

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    Sales bloom at Tesco-owned Dobbies

    2009-05-12T12:20:00Z

    Dobbies Garden Centres has reported record £97m sales, 12 per cent up on last year, in part due to surging sales of its ‘Grow Your Own’ produce range. Easter 2009 trade was up 73 per cent on last year, thanks to the later holiday dates and the warm weather.

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    Wyevale axes carbon neutrality promise

    2009-05-08T00:00:00Z

    Garden centre chain Wyevale has scrapped plans to become carbon neutral by 2010 after its new management deemed the pledge “unrealistic”.