According to research conducted at last year's show, 79 per cent of visitors to the show say it influences their buying decisions while 71 per cent are looking for a new supplier. Overall 73 per cent of visitors say they have discussed ordering plants with new suppliers who were at the show and 62 per cent claim to have discussed ordering new ranges of plants from their current suppliers who were at the show.
Mark Taylor of Kernock Park Plants said: "The quality of the visitors is excellent and there is always plenty of opportunity to spend time with both customers and potential customers. The HTA National Plant Show is a ‘must do’ show for plant producers in the UK."
David McIntyre of James McIntyre and Sons agreed the event is "a top show".
"With all the big buyers and a big industry profile, you need to be there," he added.
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