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  • How to keep up with Generation DIY

    January 9, 2017

    Changes in income, lifestyle and attitudes have altered the way consumers shop for the home. With less spare cash and a bit more self-confidence, younger generations are shaking up our nation’s spending habits on the home and garden.

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  • Black Friday at the Garden Centre

    November 30, 2016

    Love it or hate it, Black Friday has provoked another year of frenzied bargain hunting amongst consumers looking for the ultimate pre-Christmas deal. This year has been no different, with forecasters predicting strong November sales figures in the garden retail sector.

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  • Bunnings at BHETA – a look at the near future

    November 7, 2016

    As an associate member of the British Home Enhancement Trade Association (BHETA), Brookes & Co were invited to exhibit at a recent networking forum, which included key speakers from the likes of Insight DIY, the Confederation of British Industry and Australian DIY retailer, Bunnings.

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  • Top 11 reasons to work with a specialist marketing agency

    November 7, 2016

    With thousands of marketing agencies across the UK vying for attention, it can be hard to select the right one for the job.

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  • Another successful year at GLEE

    October 14, 2016

    Having attended GLEE for 15 consecutive years, Brookes & Co is always impressed by the high turnout of quality exhibitors and visitors alike and this year was no different.

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  • Garden Trends that are inspiring gardeners for 2017

    October 12, 2016

    Keeping up to date with all the latest garden trends can be a tricky task. Luckily for you, Brookes & Co., has been working closely with leading garden trend forecasters to discover all the latest designs and innovations that look set to shape our gardens for 2017.

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