TAG: Commercial Market

Customer report: Spending again

December 21, 2015By
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Consumer confidence indicators are good, although the election year brings uncertainty. Despite some concern about the impending election year affecting consumer confidence, most landscape industry members say their customers had no problem spending money in 2015, and they expect the same in 2016. Derek Blumberg, for example, says politics is one area of uncertainty for him. He’s the owner of... read more

Commercial Market: Quality comeback

October 11, 2013By

Pricing is still a concern on the commercial side of the business, but the tide may be starting to turn.  Landscape professionals on the commercial side of the business say they’re seeing some clients return to a quality- and value-driven mindset. That’s good news for these companies, as many of them may be doing some work for less than they... read more