February 5, 2016
Cultivate Chooses Speakers, Registration Date

AmericanHort has announced that March 8 is the opening registration date for Cultivate'16. This year's theme is "The New Now." Cultivate'16 will take place July 9-12 in Columbus, Ohio. On July 10, Jeremy Kingsley, best-selling... more »

February 5, 2016
Proven Winners Retail Program Marks 15 Years

Proven Winners celebrates the 15th anniversary of their Certified Garden Center Training Program this spring. New this year, Proven Winners is throwing a free pizza party for every IGC in North America that completes their... more »

February 2016
Outside the Vines: Deliver the Little Bit More

Toy House and Baby Too! has been a toy store staple in Jackson, Michigan, since 1949. With more than 30,000 square feet of space, it boasts the largest selection of toys under one roof anywhere... more »

January 11, 2016
AmericanHort Makes Board of Directors Elections

AmericanHort announces the election of officers and three new members of the board of directors. Terri Cantwell of Bates Sons & Daughters in Lake Placid, Florida, was selected chair of the board of directors, and... more »

January 2016
4 P’s Plus 3

To gain some insight into how today's consumers are behaving, where they are spending their discretionary income (or not spending), what categories and channels are gaining or losing market share, demographic shifts and impacts on... more »

January 2016
Reducing the High Cost of a Bad Hire

Before we know it, spring will be here again and garden centers and green industry leaders will be gearing up for their annual hiring blitz. Against a backdrop of a shrinking workforce, employers with seasonal... more »

December 22, 2015
SHIFT Insights Are Now Available

AmericanHort has released the publication "An Introduction to SHIFT," a downloadable PDF containing the nearly 30 insights and recommendations from its SHIFT initiative. These insights and recommendations present all businesses in the horticulture industry with... more »

December 22, 2015
International Plantscape Awards Open January 11

Interior Plantscapers are reminded to capture the beautiful things created this holiday season in anticipation of applying for the International Plantscape Awards. The award application will be available Jan. 11 and will close April 1.... more »

December 15, 2015
Griffin, Sporticulture Create Distribution Agreement

Griffin Greenhouse Supplies and Sporticulture have announced a partnership through which Griffin will serve as the exclusive distribution partner for Sporticulture grower products including NFL-licensed containers, labeling and point-of-purchase materials. Sporticulture made its industry debut... more »

December 15, 2015
Terra Nova Introduces Garden Decorating Guide

Terra Nova Nurseries has launched its first Garden Decorating Guide, which was created to educate brokers, growers, retailers and landscapers about available Terra Nova Nurseries varieties. The concept of the guide's wheel-shaped design is based... more »

December 7, 2015
NGB Members Create Online Variety Gallery

The National Garden Bureau's New Varieties program helps showcase the latest new varieties to consumers and industry professionals. It is becoming the go-to online resource for new varieties for the home gardener. Each year, NGB's... more »

December 3, 2015
Pantone Names 2016 Color of the Year

Color experts Pantone have announced that the combination of Pantone 15-3919 Serenity and Pantone 13-1520 Rose Quartz, is the Pantone Color of the Year selection for 2016.The global authority on color and provider of professional... more »


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