NPD Services

Do you have an idea for a product and need help to develop or sell it? At Evolve we can get your product launched and in front of the right sectors of the industry. Alternatively if you need market research and experience of selling direct to consumers’ we can do that too. Need to develop Mail order? No problem, Evolve it!

Maybe you need introductions to the British horticulture and floral industry? Based outside of the UK or from another industry? It’s a fragmented and complex sector and might seem a tad ‘Peculiaris Grandus confusimpossiblis’ from the outside in! We know the Horticulture and Floral industry inside out and can quickly connect you with the right contacts to get results.

Do you have too many projects to handle? Today’s demands are ever increasing from all angles whether it’s yet more demands from your customers, a research product or simply holiday cover to keep your team on track. Is your NPD department stretched to the limit and needing occasional support? We understand the demands and can support your team, refresh the thinking and get your team back on track providing the results you need.

Do you need to make new products? Sometimes you know your business needs to grow but you just can’t decide what products to add to the range. We can guide you through the decision process and recommend products that sell. Targeted category management and range developments.

Evolve has several decades of experience in designing and launching hundreds of new horticultural and floral products into the multiples as well as providing range design, category management and sourcing solutions. From Far East sourcing to Kenya and back to British growers, we have sourced, developed and sold a vast selection of products into retail multiples and mail order. Our team of packaging specialists, product testers, market researchers and product developers can get you evolving in the right the direction.

  • Indoor plants, hardware, gifting and added value
  • Garden plants, potted, mixed planters & bare root, vegetable planting kits and seed potatoes…
  • Bulbs, bulb kits and collections, seed kits and added value garden gifts
  • Floral added value and gifts
  • Bouquets – themed, dried, silks, British, mono, duo….Kenyan, Colombian, Dutch – we’re all about flowers!

Maybe the retailer your business supplies is claiming high waste? We can independently test the product and review the performance. With our extensive background in product development of Horti/Floral sector products, let us review your product and discuss practical enhancements.