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SPRING 2019 NEWS – NEW SEASON, NEW PRODUCTS!

We are currently designing, manufacturing and installing a wide range of bespoke interior retail display products for one ­­of the UK’s leading garden centre retailers We’re excited that our customer has chosen our new ‘melamine display’ range for their ‘stores of the future’ and also to update retail display equipment at their existing stores nationwide. Watch the video below to find out more 👇 (If you like what you see you may also be interested in our ‘Melamine display’ range to [...]

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Modular Panel Manufacture

Thanking our customers for a fantastic 12 months in Timber Framing

After a terrific 12 months in timber framing Stagecraft would like to thank our clients for their custom and support throughout 2018. Ray Scott, Business Development Manager at Stagecraft commented; “This year has been a resounding success for all at the factory, we’ve given more tours for timber frame customers this year than ever before, giving clients the opportunity to see first hand the cleanliness we maintain, space in which we operate and the set-up of all equipment from one [...]

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Melamine display crates

Why Choose Melamine Retail Displays?

Stagecraft have always offered melamine faced boards and wood based fibre boards as options for retail display manufacture, however it is only in recent years as the material has evolved that it has become a real contender against natural solid wood options.  Today the premium boards we offer for our ranges are authentic in texture, colour and appearance, making wood effect boards and edging look almost indistinguishable from natural wood options. Innovations in board production have led to additional technical [...]

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Stagecraft’s featured case study in the FSC magazine

Displays that are economically viable, socially considerate and environmentally responsible as certified by the FSC We are proud to be featured as a case study in the March/April edition of the FSC’s Forest Matters magazine. Garden centres and respected retailers face great pressure to meet ethical ratings not only from wood sourcing but also their policies on sourcing stone, pesticides and animal products. FSC® certification acts as our promise to you and your customers that the wood used in our [...]

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Newly refurbished houseplant area at Longacres site.

Using interior displays to help Longacres put their stamp on new site Bybrook Barn Garden Centre In July of this year Longacres completed the purchase of Bybrook Barn Garden Centre, based in Ashford. Having previously been one of the country’s leading garden centres, Longacres see a bright future for Bybrook Barn and are working proactively to restore the centre to its former status including complete refurbishment of the houseplant area. They’ve begun this task by replacing old fixtures and fittings with [...]

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Retail display innovation is critical for the UK garden centre sector to ride increasing consumer spend

Garden centre retailers need to ensure they are being more innovative in their approach to their retail display offer if they want to ride the wave of increased consumer spend in the sector. That is according to Mark Williams, Business Development Manager of Stagecraft Displays Ltd, one of the UK’s main designers, manufacturers and fit-out of retail display systems speaking at this year’s GLEE, the main garden and outdoor living tradeshow held at the NEC Birmingham this week. Latest figures show [...]

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Retail display systems go mobile in 2016

Retail display systems capable of being easily moved around shopfloors and retail centres for different campaigns and seasons will make a big impact in 2016, according to Mark Williams, Business Development Manager for Stagecraft. The Powys-based company, which has 30 years experience one of the UK’s leading designers and manufacturers of retail display systems, shop fittings and garden furniture, has released details of its latest range of timber-based display products it says will provide retailers with the freedom and capability [...]

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Stagecraft helps Waitrose increase gardening sales

Retail “pods” designed to increase gardening sales. Retail “pods” designed by Mid Wales company Stagecraft are boosting the profits and growth of a major national retail chain through increased gardening sales. Innovative retail “pods” designed by a Mid Wales company are helping to boost the profits and growth of a major national retail chain. Waitrose, part of the John Lewis Partnership, reported five per cent growth in its own brand sales. Waitrose chairman, Sir Charlie Mayfield, highlighting “impressive growth from the outdoor [...]

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Sustainable wood is key to the success of Stagecraft’s retail display systems

The key to the success of Stagecraft’s retail display systems in the UK is its use of high quality, sustainable wood. The company, which designs and manufactures a wide range of retail display systems for the UK and European markets, only uses FSC® timber grown in sustainable and monitored woods, predominantly in Wales. “Our business was established 30 years ago in rural Wales by farmer Tom Davis who was passionate about his business being sustainable and using local products and services [...]

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30th anniversary signals growth for Stagecraft

2015 is a big year for Stagecraft, one of the UK’s leading designers and manufacturers of shop fittings and retail merchandising systems, as it celebrates its 30th anniversary. The year has already started well as it prepares to expand its site in Newtown, Powys. Stagecraft has now leased additional land next to its headquarters 50 x 25 metres in size The company, which specialises in retail display systems for the garden and horticultural sector, will use the land to cater for [...]

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