Crest Garden to launch garden tools range

Crest Garden, the new company of former Solus managing director Nick Davies, has announced it will launch a tools range at this September's Glee trade show.

Crest autumn catalogue
Crest autumn catalogue

Davies said: "Our research shows that garden centres are looking for relaible products that offer great value for money but are not compromised on quality just to hit unrealistic price points.

"Many retailers question the wisdom of selling a cost-reduced item for £4.99 when they can sell a reliable, fit-for-purpose product for £7.99."

Crest's 12 sales agents include Spencer Goodall, Andy Roe, All Your Need, RK Agencies, ARC Southern, Jon Davis and Workforce Agencies, led by sales director Andy Abraham.


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