SWRG unveils speaker line-up

Garden retail professionals visiting this year's South West Regional Growers (SWRG) Show will benefit from top plant display tips and business advice during a series of free business-led seminars aimed at garden retail businesses.

Garden author Graham Clarke, who writes for Garden Retail magazine, will talk on the subject of 'creative, practical and profitable plant displays to help maximise your sales'.

Clarke will be joined by Horticulture Week's business management writer Leslie Kossoff, who will discuss how independent garden retail businesses can punch above their weight. A third seminar will look at current garden retail trends.

In the run up to the show, which takes place at Exeter's Matford Centre on 1 October, organiser Haymarket Exhibitions (a sister company to Horticulture Week publisher, Haymarket Professional) is holding a forum for exhibitors to discuss how they can maximise their presence at the show. The forum will take place on 11 September in Saltash. If you are interested in attending please call Kate Fielding on 01788 892043.


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