The poor weather in April has certainly not helped with sales of Outdoor furniture as Horticulture Week magazine reports that overall sales at Garden Centres in April 2012 were down 36%. This looks worse as the comparatives are with an exceptionally good weather period in April 2011. Click on the link below to read the article in full.
Stewarts Garden lands in Christchurch showed a much better than average performance with their sales and were very pleased in comparison with sales of Outdoor furniture as the reorganisation of their furniture department comes into fruition. The picture shows the Daro Auckland display at Stewarts Garden Lands in Chrischurch. They also have the products on display in their Holt branch.