Phil Kimberley dies

Garden product retailers and manufacturer colleagues will be saddened to learn of the sudden death on 1 March 2016 of Phil Kimberley.


One of the characters of the industry, he had worked for Erin and ICI Garden Products, before joining Solus Garden & Leisure where he built strong and lasting relationships with many accounts over the years.

Covering the Midlands, Wales and the West Country, he was totally committed to the companies he worked for yet equally committed to helping his customers build their businesses.

Knowing his products inside out and understanding the garden trade, he was renowned for building sales for his retail customers through promotions and deals that capitalised on potential business when trade was right.

He recently retired after a short spell working for Stax Birmingham, helping build their garden products wholesale operation.

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