Acanthus launches stoneware range to garden centres

Acanthus Stoneware is launching its range of reconstructed limestone garden ornaments that it claims retail at up to 35 per cent lower than similar British made products.

Acanthus launches stoneware range to garden centres - image: Acanthus
Acanthus launches stoneware range to garden centres - image: Acanthus

The company has recently spent more than £300,000 to treble the production and storage capacity to at its workshops at Somercotes in Derbyshire.

The range of urns, sundials and plinths are handmade in a traditional way to ensure that the intricate detail and quality of the finish is guaranteed.  They will all weather and age to harmonise with their surroundings and everything is made to BS 1217:2008.

"We needed additional space to cope with a rapidly growing demand for our products as more people are becoming aware of the company," said managing director, Alan Smart. 

"With our expanded facility we can stock products to enable us to meet peak seasonal demand and can also drop ship direct to the end customer’s home.

"British gardeners are moving away from concrete products to traditional materials. Our range is of the highest quality and offers garden centres an exciting new, British-made product line at significantly lower prices.  We also offer up to 35% trade discounts, giving the garden centres a very competitive edge," added sales and marketing director, Karen Arblaster.


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