Industry News

All Systems Go for Valentine’s Day?

Jacque Sir Louis, Smithers-OASIS

As the industry gears up for Valentine’s Day, we need to ensure that all systems are ready for Valentine’s Day. What is the #1 priority for your customers? Flower Life, according to Prince and Prince and recent AFE consumer studies. Because this is the biggest consumer priority, it is vital that flower food is set to be properly dosed. Depending on the flower food dispensing system in your flower shop, here are a few checkpoints to make sure you are good to go.


Delaware Valley Floral Group Acquires Two Branch Locations from Cleveland Plant & Flower Company


Shimi Shibata Remembered

Oshoko Representing the Society of American Florists at Yoshimi Shibata’s Memorial Service Saturday, November 21, 2015


AFE FUND HONORS THE LEGACY OF YOSHIMI AND GRACE SHIBATA


INTRODUCING: DAVIDAUSTINWEDDINGROSES.COM


BOB FRIESE INDUCTED INTO HALL OF FAME


1st PROFLORA AMERICA'S CUP


PACE ACT SIGNED INTO LAW OCTOBER 8, 2015


CAL FLOWERS INTRODUCES "MORE AMERICANS, ENJOYING MORE FLOWERS, MORE OFTEN"


1st PROFLORA AMERICA'S CUP


WF&FSA 2015 Management Institute a Success!

Those attending the 2015 Management Institute sharpened their edges with programs on learning how to dig into data to help better manage profit, exploring unique and creative marketing tips, and studying useful time management techniques to enhance productivity – both professionally and personally. While the business provided lots of take home information, the Wine & Design event allowed attendees to show their creative side by designing arrangements under the tutelage of Tom Figueroa, AIFD.


FTD RELEASES ROBUST EDUCATION SCHEDULE FOR 2015