Cold Creek Nurseries' Philosophy Focuses On Treating Customers Like Family Through Memorable In-Store Experiences
It's about more than just sending customers home with the right plant at Cold Creek Nurseries in Aiken, SC. For the 41-year-old garden retailer, it's about making each and every customer feel like a welcomed family member. The full-service retail garden center, which touts a whole list of landscape design, installation, maintenance and irrigation services as well, offers shoppers complimentary . . . . .Read More
Michaela Berley, Retail Store & Marketing Manager
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summer tour seattle
Next 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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