Source Garden, a unique global sourcing show where manufacturers from around the world can connect with retailers, brands, wholesalers and importers, will launch in 2024 as the new event for sourcing sustainable garden products.
Joining its recently launched and highly successful stable mates Source Fashion and Source Home & Gift from organisers Hyve Group plc, Source Garden’s first edition takes place on 25th – 27th June 2024 at NEC Birmingham. Source Garden brings together audited responsible global suppliers and manufacturers who are practising sustainable production and responsible manufacturing methods with retailers, brands, wholesalers and importers, who are looking to develop new sourcing and private label opportunities.
Providing a new sourcing environment where high quality meets ethical responsibility, visitors will discover show sectors including Outdoor Entertaining, Tooling, Garden Landscaping, Garden Decoration, Pets, Garden Care, and Retail Services and feel reassured that all exhibitors at Source Garden have undergone a recent SEDEX audit or another recognisable audit institution.
Suzanne Ellingham, Sourcing Director, Source Garden says, “Following the hugely successful launches of Source Fashion and Source Home & Gift, we are excited to introduce Source Garden. Beautiful products can be produced responsibly, and we strive to give our visitors the opportunity to source from manufacturers who are championing environmental and fair-trade methods. Source Garden is designed to nurture new ideas, seed inspiration, and grow knowledge on responsible and sustainable products and manufacturing methods. We are passionate about creating connections – bringing the brightest minds in the industry together, connecting all elements of the retail supply chain and ensuring our buyers find exactly what they are looking for.”
Sometimes flowers need a little help to bloom. In garden care, you can find everything needed to support the growth and enrichment of plants and agriculture. Source irrigation and watering systems, right through to chemical, fertiliser and peat & peat free compost solutions.
Garden maintenance can be hard work, good thing you can create the proper tools for the job! Meet suppliers and manufacturers for smaller hand tools such as trowels and spades, or larger garden implements such as mowers and strimmers.
Source for different surfaces and materials to transform the design of garden spaces. Find decking, composites, stones, tiles, bark, gates, concrete panels, water features, and so much more in the Garden Landscaping sector.
Where the garden becomes a home, outdoor entertaining showcases the best suppliers and manufacturers to bring the garden to life. Find soft furnishings and larger furniture items such as tables, parasols, and hammocks, as well as entertaining equipment like utensils, BBQs, and firepits.
Turn gardens into lifestyles, not just functional spaces, with the garden decorations sector. Source a range of accessories that reflect different consumer personalities, and find outdoor lighting, sculptures, gnomes, plant pots, and more.
Pet lifestyle products are fast growing in consumer popularity. Meet manufacturers who can help you create bespoke, luxury, high-end pet accessory ranges. Or source for eclectic pet product lines, such as bee hotels and aquatic supplies. Of course, you will find general wildlife care too, such as bird feeders, seeds and more.
Retail services improve procurement and supply chain service efficiency, to help make the supplier-to-store process one step easier. You can meet consultants, find the latest supply chain tracking technology, talk with packaging suppliers, and much more.
Source Garden takes place on 25th – 27th June 2024. Visit www.source-garden.com for more information.