Boyd Douglas-Davies appointed as HTA President GCR Joe Wilkinson: The AGM of the HTA, which took place at Glee, saw the appointment of Boyd Douglas-Davies as HTA President. Boyd Douglas-Davies, CEO of Hillview Garden Centres, has taken over the Presidency from Adam Taylor of Taylors Bulbs who has come to the end of his two-year tenure in the role and moves to the role of Immediate Past PresidentBoyd has over 30 years of experience in garden
Prior to installing Corby & Fellas WinRetail system in 2015 Klondyke and Strikes Garden Centres didn’t have an EPoS or a Retail Management System. The company hadn’t had enough confidence in the available systems to make the considerable investment required in hardware, software, training and service across our 22 centres in Scotland, Northern England and Wales However, in 2014 we decided that we would reconsider our position, so we began the process of evaluating systems
Congratulations to our Head of Development, Gary Powley on 30 years with Corby + Fellas! Thank you Gary, heres to the next 30!
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Jobs for September There is plenty to be done in September while you’re enjoying the last of the summers sun, harvesting crops and tidying up plants will keep you busy this month. Get planting: Now is the time to start planting your autumn bedding such as winter flowering pansies. Be prepared: Cover any ponds before autumn leaf fall, this will save you the job of having to remove all the leaves from the ponds later. Ready, set,
Corby + Fellas are proud and honored to provide our WinRetail System to over 50% of the UK’s Leading Garden Centre Groups
The new indoor play area at Tong Garden Centre has created 39 new jobs for local people. Grass Hoppers indoor play has recruited 26 permanent and 13 seasonal team members. They’ll work in the state of the art 15,000 square feet indoor play area and the new 200 seater Woody’s Kitchen. The indoor play roles include receptionists, a party supervisor and a play supervisor. 15 of the 39 will work in Woody’s Kitchen.
Praise for Corby and Fellas EPOS system GTN Xtra Promotion The Corby and Fellas EPOS system has received praise from Mark Winchester, Managing Director of Blackbrooks Garden Centres. “After investing in a system by one of your competitors and having the unfortunate realisation that things were not working as smoothly as they should, I decided to look for a more efficient system and more reliable technical support,” Mark told Corby and Fellas. “So, after
It is with pleasure that I write to endorse the Corby and Fellas EPOS system. After investing in a system by one of your competitors and having the unfortunate realisation that things were not working as smoothly as they should, I decided to look for a more efficient system and more reliable technical support. So after a brief conversation with Alan McCammon and a subsequent presentation from Corby + Fellas, I decided to bite the
Recent extremes of weather in some areas of the country have shown the need to conserve water in the garden. One way to conserve water is to mulch borders with chipped bark, do it after a downpour, hoe out the weeds then apply about 5cm of chipped bark. Evergreen Mini-chip Bark in store is 2 x 50ltr bags for £10; normally £5.99 per bag. If you hold a Rewards card they are 3 bags for