June 2015: Update from USA

Vol. 7, Issue 2  |  June 2015   Ebert’s Gets Customers Excited to Shop with Pre-Spring Tour By Jeff Morey Ebert’s annual pre-spring “behind-the-scenes” tour of its production facilities taps local residents’ pent-up desires to garden and jump-starts sales when the store – located in the Midwestern U.S. state of Wisconsin, in the city of […]

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September 2015: Update from USA

Vol. 7, Issue 3  |  September 2015   AmericanHort is very excited to join the IGCA!  By Sherry Johnson AmericanHort serves businesses across the spectrum of the horticulture industry. With over 800 member businesses engaged in retail, we’re one of the largest garden center associations in North America. The industry is very optimistic as the economy […]

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June 2015: Update from Japan

Vol. 7, Issue 2  |  June 2015   Report from Japan By Akihiro Ozaki A new organization called “indoor green promotion council” has been established.  Its goal is to increase the demand for flowers and green spaces, after the downturn that happened in July of last year. The council has a mandate to improve greening in indoor offices, commercial facilities, […]

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E-News: December 2015

Vol. 7, Issue 4  |  December 2015   Message From Your President John Zaplatynsky December 6 – 9 the IGCA Board of Directors the country Administrators met in Niagara Falls, Ontario, Canada for the annual winter meeting.  The meetings were held in Niagara Falls as it will be the location for the IGCA Congress in September, 2017.  The […]

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E-News: September 2015

Vol. 7, Issue 3  |  September 2015   Message From Your President John Zaplatynsky As I begin my two year term as president of the IGCA, I would like to thank my fellow board members for their confidence in my accepting this challenge. I would also like to extend my hearty thanks to Rachel Doyle for […]

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