How does the business operate on a daily basis?
The Owners handle all the General Management functions of the business.
There are three teams in the field, each with its own manager, and all teams have their own equipment and responsibilities.
Although landscaping can be undertaken if requested the business focuses more upon maintenance of gardens.
How are the clients attracted to the business?
A solid and long standing base of loyal clients, approximately half of them have used the services of this company since inception.
There are over 160 clients on the business data base.
Many of the clients are overseas based and this business looks after their gardens.
What Advertising/Marketing is carried out?
A weekly advert is flighted in local magazine.
What competition exists?
There are a number of other competitors, but most of them are smaller one man operations.
What are the seasonal trends?
Although business improves over the summer season, it remains busy during the winter months too.