April 22nd, 2015 Pennsauken, NJ
Arett Sales and AmericanHort enter into multi-year agreement
Arett Sales and AmericanHort have entered into a multi-year partnership that will
further enhance the services offered to independent garden centers and hardware
Arett Sales will be
featured in the Retail District at Cultivate'15 in Columbus, Ohio with a focus
on special buys on new and exciting products within the birding, fall, winter,
outdoor living, and pottery categories. Arett is also a co-sponsor of the retail
education track and will feature new items in the New Exhibitor area as well.
AmericanHort will be
exhibiting at the Arett June Market on June 24th in Valley Forge, PA and at the
Arett Open House from September 10th - 12th in Atlantic City, NJ. AmericanHort
will showcase year-round opportunities for retail education and business
advancement, as well as their latest initiative pioneering what the future of
retail means for independent garden centers and the industry.
between AmericanHort, the largest association for garden retailers, and Arett
Sales, the leading distributor of lawn, garden, home, and holiday supplies is a
natural fit", says Noah Chesbrough, Director of Marketing for Arett Sales.
"There are many synergies between Arett Sales and AmericanHort, including the
desire to drive the success of independent retailers through education,
collaboration, and unique opportunities to enhance the retail experience."
AmericanHort offers year-round training in addition to the four days of
educational sessions at Cultivate'15, while Arett offers free online training,
product knowledge seminars, educational programs, and courses at Arett
"We are enthusiastic
to team up with Arett Sales as we expand our collaborative efforts to support
garden retailers," says Michael V. Geary, CAE, President and CEO of
AmericanHort. "Along with our other partners, we are working together toward the
long-term vitality of retailers."
The partnership of
AmericanHort and Arett Sales will generate a vast array of products and services
for independent retailers throughout the year.
For more information and to register for the Arett trade shows visit
www.arettjunemarket.com. For more information on
start planning your Cultivate'15 experience, visit AmericanHort.org/Cultivate