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Jennifer Polanz

Jennifer Polanz Managing-Editor-at-Large

Managing-Editor-at-Large for Green Profit magazine and editor of the Inside Grower e-newsletter. With a Master's degree in Journalism from Ohio University, Jen has been in horticulture for over 13 years. An experienced and talented horticulture trade editor, she revels in her geekiness and loves to read, garden and watch birds in her spare time. She's also a willing participant in discussions about "Game of Thrones."

Recent Articles

Features
Serving a “Garden-Forward” Community
Jennifer Polanz
The Botany Shop in South Bend, Indiana, supports small and local makers with the ultimate goal of empowering customers in their horticultural pursuits.
Features
Hiring More, Paying More
Jennifer Polanz
Retailers had to get creative to hire the staff they needed in 2021, which meant pay increases, hiring bonuses, health insurance, paid time off and more.
Cover Story
Tradition With a Twist
Jennifer Polanz
What’s the skinny for gift and holiday 2022? Order early and think traditional with a modern touch.
Front Lines
Monrovia Has Entered the Houseplant Chat
Jennifer Polanz
If you’re having trouble finding larger houseplant options, then Monrovia is ready to fulfill your needs with 1-gallon or larger pot sizes, often featuring three plants for a fuller pot.
Front Lines
Global Garden Retail Conference Lineup
Jennifer Polanz & Ellen C. Wells
In the December news section, we told you about the brand new Global Garden Retail Conference, a virtual event taking place February 1–3. Now we’ve got more details.
Front Lines
Pets on the Payroll
Jennifer Polanz
We’re starting a fun new segment in Green Profit highlighting your furry (or maybe not-so-furry) retail employees: your pets!
First
New Year, New Plan
Jennifer Polanz
Of course, the big question is, will consumers keep buying plants at the brisk rate they have for the last two years amid some economic turmoil?
Features
Create This Look
Jennifer Polanz
Here’s a gorgeous concept for a WOW factor at your next major event.
Features
Green With Envy
Ellen C. Wells & Jennifer Polanz
Apparently, even plant colors are “in” as all the colors of the year this year are—you guessed it—green!
Cover Story
What’s In Style? You Are!
Jennifer Polanz
Customers flocked to retail garden shops for the past two years and it’s looking like they may continue the trend into 2022.
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