Alsip Home & Nursery's Second-Generation Leadership Is Making Customers Happy & 'Living the Dream'
Green thumbs in Northwest Indiana and Chicagoland know where to go when they need anything relating to their homes, loved ones and furry friends. Alsip Home & Nursery, with two full-service retail garden center locations in St. John, IN, and Frankfort, IL, makes it their purpose to . . . . . . .
David Christakes, Co-Owner & President of Green Goods
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summer tour seattle
This year’s GCA Summer Tour is headed to Seattle, WA, for an exclusive behind-the-scenes look at garden center operations in this Pacific Northwest hot spot. Get ready to be energized with merchandising and indie retailing inspirations!
Here are the featured garden center stops and points of local interest:
Branches Garden Center, Auburn, WA
Virginia proved to be a winning choice for this year's summer tour! There was a lot of fun, networking and ideas exchanged - a hallmark of GCA tours. Gretchen Willey-Gill, Manager & Buyer of Willey Farms, outlined such benefits,
“We get so many ideas from the GCA Summer Tour to bring back to our garden center, from the smallest place to the biggest store. We’re wide-eyed with amazement at every single stop.”
Garden Centers voted as the favorites were McDonald's Garden Center, Anderson's and Cross Creek Nursery & Landscaping.
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