Dobbies' move to autumn focus paying off, says Marshall

Dobbies Garden Centres has made autumn a focus, pushing back Christmas in-store to the end of October onwards - just as many garden centres begin merchandising the festive season this week.

by Matthew Appleby
Dobbies chief executive - image: HW
Dobbies chief executive - image: HW

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