Local company's sales up 140%, jobs rise amid world pandemic

BRITTINY EDWARDS, brittiny.edwards@news-mail.com.au

The Morning Bulletin 13/04/20

SOCIAL distancing has helped foster a love for gardening and Childers' Oreco Group is reaping the benefits with a 140 per cent increase to sales in March.

Oreco Group is Australia's largest single producer of gardening products such as sugar cane mulch for major retailers including Bunnings.

The company is undertaking a $20.8 million expansion with a manufacturing hub which