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GARDEN CENTRE RESTAURANTS:HOW DESIGN

15 January 2020

So, the plans were approved, the construction went as planned, and your garden centre restaurant is a thing of beauty – but the detail that goes into its interior design can make it or break it. Décor, seating and colour palate all play a pivotal part in creating the ambiance that makes customers want to […]

MALCOLM SCOTT CONSULTANTS ANNOUNCES

13 January 2020

Malcolm Scott Consultants has kick-started 2020 with the news that it has diversified and expanded its service offering to encompass a whole range of business development, retail and visitor attraction specialisms to support its clients. The business, which has been operation for more than 30 years, has built on its extensive planning and design experience […]

NO TIME FOR COMPLACENCY IN THE GARDEN

20 December 2019

While 2019 has seen more than its fair share of gloomy news from the High Street, the garden centre sector has generally remained buoyant; but retail operations specialists at Malcolm Scott Consultants are warning operators not to allow themselves to become complacent. Competition from non-traditional garden and seasonal retailers within the sector could have a […]