Powered tools see mixed sales result

Sales of powered gardening tools are seeing mixed results in Europe, industry analyst GfK has found.

Gardening water/cleaning tools have risen from 33 per cent to 36 per cent of the market since 2011 with hand tools rising from 12 to 15 per cent. But powered gardening tools were down from 55 to 49 per cent.

Germany has 41 per cent of the European market for powered gardening. "The UK market for powered products has seen poor development," said GfK.


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