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Homestead Gardens

McDonald Garden Center

Moana Nursery

BUILDING OUR OWN INTERNAL NETWORK

"My Landscape Department learned the details necessary to implement a new service to our customers.  The department grew by 60% the first year!" Don Riddle, Homestead Gardens

STAFF DEVELOPMENT

  • Group problem solving.
  • Structured onsite review of garden center layout, operations and merchandising.
  • Free exchange of market and trends.

OUR MEMBERS ARE LEADERS IN THE INDUSTRY

Member firms have multi-store locations, floral shops, landscape services, production facilities, organic lawn care businesses, wholesale operations, seasonal markets, a Christmas tree farm and even a post office!

EXECUTIVE EXCHANGE

  • Networking and information exchange.
  • Regular group projects.
  • Department collaboration. 

"The comprehensive annual financial comparisons are very important to us in determining our corporate health." Tom Mahoney, Mahoney Garden Center

INCREASED SALES

TESTIMONIALS

Sharing ideas since 1995
  • Collaborative events.
  • Refined programs.
  • Market research.
  • Promotional strategies.

PEER-TO-PEER NETWORKING FOR INDEPENDENT GARDEN CENTERS