Media Pack

The Cost
Effective way
to reach new customers offers several ways to raise your business profile

Banners • Product News • Business Services • Special Features • The Buyers NewsLetter
For members it is free to publish People News, Job vacancies.


Banners are a great way to build recognition of your brand as they are seen over and over again. Gardenforum averages over 60,000 page views a month.

Rates for Banner Adverts 2022
  • Banners for each banner position (Headline, Left 1 etc.) are loaded afresh each time a page is opened.
  • You select how often you wish yours to appear. You can select an estimated 5, 10 or 15,000 views a month. 10,000 page views a month will mean your banner will be shown roughly every other visit someone makes to Gardenforum.
  • Look at for the banner positions. You will see the banners change each time you change pages or refresh your screen.
£ per month /
estimated views
5,000 10,000 15,000
Headline £212 £414 £636
Left 1 £212 £414 £636
Left 2 £117 £233 £350
Footer £64.00 £127 £191
Briefing Banner £290.00 per 4 mailings
Specifications for banners

Banners are usually an animated gif. They can be any number of frames, but file sizes should be less than 190kb. We will also need the URL of the web page people will click through to.

At the end of your run we will send you details of the number of impressions (times viewed) and clicks your banner has recorded. You can also request these at any time during your run.

You tell us your news and we’ll tell the industry

Product News and the Buyers NewsLetter

Product News on Gardenforum and The Buyers NewsLetter email are how Gardenforum publishes your product press releases. The full text and one or more images (as many as you like) are posted immediately on Gardenforum. This is followed up by inclusion in the next Buyers NewsLetter which is emailed to about 1300 people with buying responsibilities at garden centres and other garden retailers.

£ per press release Member Non member
1 press release £89 £111
Series of 3 £189 £236
Series of 6 £279 £349
Series of 10 £355 £444
Series of 20 £589 £736

Send us your copy and images using the form on

Rates for Product News and the Buyers NewsLetter

There are discounted rates for Gardenforum members and you save if you buy a series in advance.

Send us your copy and images using the form on

Special Features

Shows Special Features
Starts Ends
Seasonal Products 21/01/2022 04/02/2022
Outdoor Living 16/03/2022 29/03/2022
Chelsea Flower Show 18/05/2022 01/06/2022
Plants 16/06/2022 24/06/2022
Glee 24/06/2022 06/07/2022
Solex 06/07/2022 20/07/2022
Business Services 28/10/2022 12/11/2022
Join Gardenforum

Free services for Gardenforum members

Gardenforum members may: -

  • Submit items of news, such as People News - Free
  • Advertise up to 2 job vacancies per month - Free
  • Submit your website for inclusion on Useful Links - Free

Gardenforum members are also entitled to:

  • Discounted rates on placing entries in Product News and the Buyers NewsLetter.

About Gardenforum

Gardenforum started in the year 2000 and is published exclusively online. It mixes news about the retail garden industry with contributions from companies within the sector.

In 2020, Google Analytics measured 800,000 page views by 150,000 users.

What this tells you is that a banner and a press release on Gardenforum will be seen by many leading people in the garden sector, several times.