Headline Partner and Hard Landscaping Award – Bradstone
Bradstone is an Aggregate Industries business and a market leader in the manufacture and supply of concrete and natural stone paving for the domestic market. The all-encompassing product range includes natural or reconstituted stone paving, walling, edging or coping, as well as driveway block paving, decorative stone and gravel. Whilst the philosophy behind Bradstone’s range of products is to provide the very best natural and reconstituted stone materials for homes across the country, the Bradstone Assured national network of approved professional garden and driveway installers ensures that homeowners have the best and most capable landscape professionals to choose from.
Category Sponsor £20,000 - £35,000 – Citation
Citation are one of the UK’s largest providers of compliance services. They can help businesses of any size with day to day H&S, HR, ISO and Fire Safety requirements. With our acquisition of the SMAS certification scheme, APL members can now obtain approved contractor status with numerous national construction companies via this route.
APL Designer of the year – Ecodek
Ecodek is the UK’s most established Wood Polymer Composite manufacturer. They produce a range of decking products from a specifically developed and innovative 95% recycled and sustainably sourced high quality WPC. ecodek® will not warp, splinter or rot and is the highly slip resistant, low maintenance alternative to timber decking.
ecodek® is the only WPC product manufactured in the UK and proudly bares the Made in Britain Marque
Soft Landscaping Award – Classiflora Zelari
Classiflora Zelari is one of the leading UK specialists in the import and supply of hardy exterior specimen plants, trees, shrubs and topiary. The extensive range of plants are individually selected from 10 European countries with the large population of the total offering sourced from the 'Green Capital of Europe', Pistoia - in particular from Zelari Piante. Its product range varies from 5ltrs to 1,500ltrs of containerised stock and within season, rootball. It works in partnership with all of its clients to ensure it continues to offer unrivalled quality, service, price and convenience.
Overall Design & Build – Green-tech
Green-tech is the leading UK supplier of equipment and consumables to the landscape industry and is proud to be sponsoring the APL Awards 2019. With over 22 years’experience Green-tech is an award-winning supplier stocking over 6000 product lines, offering a nationwide delivery network and is renowned for its knowledgeable and experienced technical sales team.
Rising Star Sponsor – Fresh Horticultural Careers
Specialists in providing dedicated recruitment services to the Landscaping Industry. We are passionate in our support and committed to finding the best people possible and promoting the sector in all our business activities.
Commercial Garden Sponsor - Boughton Loam
Boughton are an acknowledged specialist and market leading supplier of topsoil, specialist loam blends and landscaping products, with 30 years of successful delivery to the industry. Boughton have a passion for natural and sustainable products that deliver superior performance & environmental excellence, available in bulk loose or bagged, UK wide.
Category Sponsor £35,000 - £60,000 - Home Solutions from John Lewis
Home Solutions from John Lewis is a way to book tradespeople you can trust. We make it easy to find reliable and experienced landscapers, gardeners and other specialists – in minutes. Each trade goes through a rigorous 5-step vetting process before they can work with us. There’s also a 12-month John Lewis guarantee on all workmanship.