Open House New Vendor Spotlight
Arett’s Merchant Team scours the globe for hot new products and new manufacturers to bring you the best, most innovative products. 2023 Open House was no different, here are just a few Vendors “Hopping” at the 2023 Open House.
Spinfinity (S115) – Spinfinity Designs operates as a multifaceted entity in the world of stainless steel wind spinners and their accompanying accessories. Their extensive product range encompasses an array of options, ranging from vibrant mandalas to captivating animations, intricate 3D creations, and dazzling crystal designs. As both a manufacturer, wholesaler, and retailer, they offer a comprehensive selection of these artistic wind spinners and accessories.
Tusco Products/Jolly Pet (T110) – Tusco Products™ stands as the foremost innovator in rotation-molded planters, setting the benchmark in the lawn and garden industry. Their commitment to excellence shines through in every aspect of our planters, offering our valued customers a blend of lightweight construction, unparalleled durability, and a decade-long warranty—all proudly made in the USA.
As a superior alternative to delicate planters, Tusco Products™ provides a diverse range of planter options and accessories that effortlessly span both traditional and modern design aesthetics. They remain dedicated to enhancing your gardening experience, continuously introducing fresh colors, textures, and finishes to their curated selection.
Their planters are not only visually striking but also engineered to withstand the harshest elements with UV protection and exceptional weather resistance. Whether gracing front entryways, adorning patios, or enhancing corporate and commercial settings, Tusco Products™ planters epitomize style and endurance.
Lehigh Country/United Supply (L34) – With a legacy spanning nearly two decades, Leigh Country has dedicated itself to delivering meticulously crafted home and outdoor furniture that embodies the rich tapestry of Southern values and the cherished country lifestyle.
Hailing from the heart of Houston, Texas, our commitment to excellence is unwavering. Each of their creations undergoes rigorous scrutiny and testing, ensuring they meet the highest standards before they find a place in their customers’ homes. Their signature charred wood-style furnishings are adorned with a special varnish, providing an extra layer of protection against the elements, while meticulous polishing imparts a smooth, lustrous finish.
Yet, their dedication extends beyond the products themselves. At Leigh Country, they take immense pride in offering not only exceptional goods but also unparalleled customer service. Their promise is to address any concerns with the warmth and hospitality that define Southern culture. It’s this unwavering commitment that sets them apart, inviting you to experience the essence of Southern craftsmanship and care in every piece we create.
Flawn Seed Kits (F93) – At the heart of their mission lies a profound commitment to enhancing both the quality of life and the well-being of their precious environment. We invite you to join them on this transformative journey!
Discover the magic of their custom-blended, pollinator-friendly seeds, specially designed to breathe new life into your existing lawn, and in doing so, create what we affectionately call a “Flawn.” This innovative approach not only reduces the burden of regular mowing, fertilizing, and watering but also slashes maintenance costs by an average of $1,700 per year. Time is a precious resource, and their solution gives it back to you.
They’re proud to champion environmental responsibility every step of the way. Their commitment to sustainability is evident in their choice of packaging and shipping materials—sustainably sourced and 100% compostable or recyclable, leaving behind nothing but positive footprints.
Unlock the potential of your outdoor space with our Flawn Kits, complete with easy-to-follow DIY instructions. Together, let’s cultivate a future where beauty, efficiency, and eco-consciousness harmonize seamlessly.
Sol Soil (S111) – Elevate your gardening experience with our premium potting mixes, a treasure trove of elusive soil components, and exquisite decorative soil toppers crafted to cater to the needs of every plant variety. Their commitment to excellence shines through as we meticulously curate and hand-mix the finest ingredients, resulting in fast-draining soils infused with effective conditioners.
Their soils offer the remarkable advantage of extended watering intervals, ensuring that you spend less time tending to your beloved plants. This eco-conscious approach not only conserves water but also grants you the gift of more leisurely plant care—truly a win-win scenario. Moreover, their formulas are engineered to safeguard against the dreaded root rot, a leading cause of potted plant demise.
In 2023, they proudly claimed the coveted Cool New Product Award at the esteemed Tropical Plant International Expo (TPIE). This prestigious accolade was bestowed upon them by an illustrious panel of voters comprising industry-leading grow operations, cutting-edge greenhouses, revered garden centers, and influential plant-focused media outlets. Join them on a journey where innovation and horticultural expertise converge to elevate your gardening endeavors to new heights.
A Cheerful Giver (C107) – In 1991, a small family business was born, and thus began the remarkable journey of A Cheerful Giver. With an unwavering commitment to innovation, unparalleled product quality, and a heartfelt dedication to our valued retailers, they’ve etched their place in the hearts of those we serve.
At the helm of this passionate endeavor are the owners, Tony and Susan Gross. Their boundless dedication and unrelenting pursuit of product excellence have been the driving force behind our brand’s enduring success. They don’t just believe in creating innovative products; they’re equally devoted to crafting inventive marketing programs that empower retailers to thrive.
Rooted in faith, Tony and Susan draw strength from their convictions as they steer the course of their company’s future. The vision that propels A Cheerful Giver forward is one of partnership—with retailers, hand in hand. We’re here to support their sales efforts, providing tailored programs that pave the way for their success.
A Cheerful Giver isn’t just a brand; it’s a testament to the power of family, faith, and unwavering dedication. Join them as they continue to brighten lives, one thoughtful product and one thriving retailer at a time.
A&E Cage Co (A105) – As a cherished family-owned and operated enterprise, A&E Cage Company stands as a seasoned designer and manufacturer in the realm of bird cages and bird toys, boasting a rich legacy spanning over 30 years in the pet industry. With an inventory that includes over 15,000 cages and an astonishing 30,000 toys readily available, we are a beacon of choice for discerning pet enthusiasts.
Their commitment to excellence is reflected in their offering of more than 80 cage styles, available in a captivating array of 7 designer colors. Every cage bears the hallmark of non-toxic powder-coated finishes, scrutinized and certified by avian veterinarians for the utmost safety and well-being of our feathered friends.
Moreover, as a trusted distributor, they proudly supply thousands of other products from a diverse range of renowned vendors. A&E Cage Company is not just a brand; it’s a testament to their enduring commitment to the well-being of pets and their owners, driven by a legacy of quality, innovation, and care.
Gronomics (G80) – Gronomics, nestled in the scenic beauty of Hood River, Oregon, stands as a trusted purveyor of top-tier cedar garden beds. They’re not just a company; they’re a family-owned enterprise fueled by a passion for elevating your gardening experience. Their unwavering commitment revolves around providing you with sustainable, effortless gardening solutions that enrich your outdoor world.
As they continue to flourish, their core values of sustainability and customer satisfaction remain steadfast and resolute. When you choose Gronomics, you’re choosing a steadfast partner dedicated to providing premium products that align seamlessly with your gardening aspirations. Discover the Gronomics difference and elevate your gardening endeavors with our range of premium cedar tool-free garden beds. Trust them to deliver the highest quality solutions for your gardening dreams. Join them on this horticultural journey and let Gronomics redefine the way you experience gardening—one bed at a time.