February 17, 2017
How to Keep Customers Coming Back With Top-Notch Service
A recent article on Forbes.com outlines seven ways organizations can take their customer service from good to great and beyond.
February 6, 2017
Amazon is Coming to Plant Retail; Here’s What it Means for Growers
Plant e-commerce may finally take off soon. The question is, are you ready?
November 3, 2016
Want To Sell More Plants? Just Tell Your Customers Why They Need Them
Understanding and suggesting how modern consumers can use plants is a simple way to sell more of them.
October 7, 2016
Two Leading Plant Breeders Aim To Enhance Customer Experience
Danziger has unveiled a new logo and marketing message inviting its customers to be innovative, while Darwin Perennials updated its website to make it mobile friendly with enhanced navigation.
July 19, 2016
Town Hall Panel At Cultivate Focuses On Selling To A New Generation Of Consumers
Why are we still trying to sell our products in the 21st century using a model straight out of the 1980s? This was the main question raised during the annual Town Hall panel discussion that took place at Cultivate’16.
July 6, 2016
The Grower’s Exchange Unlocks The Secret to E-Commerce
In the Internet era, Briscoe and Kenan White knew they had to adapt or die and specialize to survive. Here’s how they took The Grower’s Exchange online.
May 28, 2016
10 Creative Marketing Ideas From 2016 California Spring Trials (Photo Gallery)
Grower-retailers often look to breeders for ideas on how to increase plant sales with smart marketing plans. The California Spring Trials were filled with great concepts to reach customers.
April 12, 2016
Costa Farms Targets Consumers With New Container Gardening E-Book
The electronic book offers tips on container selection, design, and plant care for millennials looking to grow in small spaces.
April 11, 2016
How The Greenhouse Industry Can Propagate Gardeners The Same Way It Propagates Plants
Jared Barnes at Stephen F. Austin University says we are the experts at propagating plants. That’s knowledge we can put to good use to envision how to attract new gardeners and future horticulturists to the industry.
March 12, 2016
3 Grower Brands That Give Customers What They Want
With product information, reviews, and price comparisons at their fingertips, Millennials are turning to brands that can offer maximum convenience at the lowest cost.