Leading global gardening specialist GARDENA, recently appointed a new Field Sales Manager to strengthen its growing sales team.
Edward Cantle joins the GARDENA UK team with over 20 years’ experience in the garden centre industry.
With an extensive knowledge of the GARDENA brand, Edward said: “ I am very excited to be joining the GARDENA team at such a pivotal time for the company.
“I have been familiar with the GARDENA brand for over 15 years, going back to the start of my career in purchasing and have always been impressed with the range and quality of the products.
“Having learned more about the rigorous research, design and quality testing processes, I am so proud to work for a company that is dedicated to manufacturing such high quality, innovative gardening equipment.
“I am really looking forward to working closely with our clients and growing relationships with new and existing customers.”
As the Field Sales Manager, Edward will support the wider sales team of area managers across the UK, with a particular focus on garden centres and hardware stores.
UK Sales Director for GARDENA, Flymo and McCulloch, Howard Scott said: “We are very excited to welcome Edd to the GARDENA team. Edward’s experience and passion for the brand speaks for itself. It’s an exciting time for the company as we look to grow GARDENA across the UK.”
The GARDENA brand has seen significant developments in the UK over recent years with the introduction of a new warehouse in Doncaster, making deliveries to customers more efficient and time effective. The brand has also seen the introduction of a new internal UK based marketing team to support sales and raise brand awareness.
Established in 1961, GARDENA boasts a large portfolio of innovative, sustainable gardening solutions from watering, cutting, lawn care and soil cultivation equipment.
Today, GARDENA is a leading European supplier of high-quality gardening tools and distributed in more than 80 countries worldwide. GARDENA is a brand of Husqvarna Group alongside popular UK brand lawncare brand Flymo, and garden power brand McCulloch.
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