Vermont Business Magazine Employee-owned and Burlington-based Gardener’s Supply Company has opened its newest garden center in Lebanon, NH. Longacres’ Nursery, an Upper Valley icon for over 40 years, was bought by Gardener's and recently re-fitted.
Questions? We have answers:
- When will the garden center open for business?
- Thursday, February 1
- What will customers notice that’s different about the ‘new’ store?
- First, a face lift of the store interior.
- The garden center will be open on Sundays!
- Customers will be able to join the Gardener's Club which will give them an extended guarantee on trees, shrubs, perennials and houseplants plus special discounts throughout the year.
- Are there any special promotions?
- High Mowing Seeds (local and organic) 30% off through February 28
- Gardener’s Club Special: 20% off Orchids through February 28
- Are members of the Longacre family participating?
- Melissa & Tim will be working full-time while other members will be working part-time
- Is a Grand Opening planned for later in the season?
- A grand opening for the end of April
Retail General Manager for Gardener’s Supply, Pat Pearsall, said, “The Gardener’s Supply team is eager to re-open the doors of the former Longacres Nursery Center and become a part of the Upper Valley community. We’ve been working hard to get the store ready to greet our customers and we’re confident they’ll be pleased with what they find. We are not fully stocked yet but we’re all gardeners and we know what it's like to sow a seed and watch it grow. We’re looking forward to growing with our community”
Gardener’s Supply Company president, Jim Feinson says, “The Longacre family has been serving this community for more than 40 years and we will continue that tradition while bringing Gardener’s special brand of innovative products, community support, and signature, quality service.”
About Gardener's Supply Company
Founded in 1983, Gardener’s Supply Company is a 100% employee-owned company of avid gardeners providing garden-tested, earth-friendly products combined with practical information. Located in Burlington, Vermont, the company has won many awards for its innovative gardening products, online gardening content and progressive management style. Gardener's Supply is also a Certified B Corporation and donates 8-percent of its profits to charity.