2009 Judging Panel Announced

Described by some as the “greatest awards on earth” the GIMA Awards give manufacturers and suppliers of product to the garden retail trade such great opportunities.

The panel for the judging, which takes place this year at Garden Organic, Ryton on the 4th June includes representatives from Tesco, Steve Guy,

Head of Horticulture at B&Q, Martin Davies, GCA Chairman and MD of the award winning Raglan Garden Centre, Simon Wright, Purchasing Director for Stax, Roger Foster, Director of the Chartered Institute of Marketing, Sally Spicer the Gardencare Buyer from Scotsdale Garden Centre, Wayne Plant, Trelawney Garden Centre and Gardening Buyer, Lloyd Taylor from Wilkinson’s, said to be the leading variety store retailer.

All the details you need to enter your products into the 2009 Awards are available on the GIMA website www.gima.org.uk or call 0121 446 5213. But hurry, closing date for entries is the 29th May.

You can also book places for the Awards night on the 16th June via the GIMA website.


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