NEWS

Industry news October 2018
The latest news and happenings in the green industry

Obligation to supply salt during a shortage - Legal matters
Potential salt shortages means companies need to review their contracts and obligations with customers.

Manager of guest expectations - Road to success
Managing experiences and expectations of customers keeps businesses on the road to success.

New edible for 2019
New edible plants for the 2019 season.

New roses 2019
New roses for the 2019 season.

New woody plants for 2019
New woody plants for the 2019 season.

New perennials 2019
New perennials for the 2019 season.

New annuals for 2019
New annual plants for the 2019 season.

Two big tips for snow and ice efficiency - Management solutions
Critical systems to maximize profits for snow and ice professionals.

Retailers shop at Windy City show
The Independent Garden Centre (IGC) Show is an exclusive trade show for independent garden centre owners.

Industry news September 2018
The latest news and happenings in the green industry

The finest trade of all - Mentor moment
An interview with one of the greatest industry salespeople.

Bonds in construction, Part 1 - Legal matters
A bond secures some or all of a principal’s obligations under an underlying tender document, contract, subcontract or payment obligation.

Young people and our trade - Road to success
It is our responsibility to teach and pass along our skills and knowledge to our children.

Looking for motivated staff? Define opportunities - Management solutions
Build a company that creates opportunities to attract and keep good employees.

Don't just sell it - Design it and build it!
Garden centres add value with design/build services

Selling to seniors
More diverse and active than ever, retailers find a generation well worth targeting

Words mean things - Mentor moment
Robert Kennaley offers advice for snow contractors.

Industry News August 2018
The latest news and happenings in the green industry

Frugality can cost money - Management solutions
Re-using something makes sense in the landscape industry, but too much frugality can lead to incorrect decisions.

Sometimes we play hurt - Road to success
Learning to stay positive, even when things don't seem fair, and to make the best out of what life has to offer.

CanWest 2018: Beauty and brains
CanWest 2018 takes place Sept. 26-27 at Tradex in Abbotsford, B.C., is themed “Roots & Blues”.

Snow pros VS. Halifax
Unique winter challenges inspire advanced strategies

Uber does snow
Landscaping services enter the Uber business world

Case study: Criminal charges upheld - Legal matters
Proper safety training and systems protect the welfare of our employees and their families, but investment in safety training and protocols is an investment in a company’s success