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Sunflowers for Ukraine

To demonstrate the UK’s continued support for the people of Ukraine, and to thank the British public for their continued support and generosity, the UK government has been working with the Ukrainian government on their plans to mark this Independence Day. The cabinet office approached the British Florist Association to help promote this initiative to florist in the UK. A key … Read more

The Power of Storytelling for Your Floristry Business

We all want to write great marketing copy for our floristry business, so we asked our marketing partners, Jane and Helen from Queen Bee, to share their insights into what makes compelling content that will grab our audiences’ attention. Here’s their story…………. Jane and I are in absolute agreement that our favourite advert at the … Read more

Apprenticeship Week- get all the info you need

National Apprenticeship Week will be celebrated from 6th – 12th of February 2023. The theme for this year is ‘Skills for Life’. National Apprenticeship Week brings together the entire apprenticeship community to celebrate everything that is amazing about apprenticeships. Apprenticeships in Floristry An Apprenticeship is a smart, cost-effective way to recruit a new staff member. Above … Read more

Valentines 2023 promotional material now available.

As Valentines 2023 falls on a Tuesday it’s generally a super day of the week for business. To make your busy life that little bit easier we’ve produced Web images, Instagram images, Facebook covers and PDF’s for printable posters. Simply log in and click downloads to find what you need. Arranging, photographing and installing web … Read more

Survey conducted by FCH makes interesting reading

Nearly 30 percent of consumers expect to spend less on flowers and plants in the next six months. In contrast to a comparable survey conducted in May of this year, flower and plant buyers now also appear to be more pessimistic about their financial situation and are adapting their choices accordingly. Millennials are an exception … Read more

FleurEx 2022 – Meet the demonstrators and Masterclass tutors

On Saturday 15th and Sunday 16th October we will be holding our best ever BFA trade show. This is your chance to see the some of the best designers in Europe and the UK and to see 3 demonstrators is included in the general admission ticket price. Click here to buy tickets for the Masterclasses … Read more

FAQ FOR MEDIA: Queen Elizabeth II

Does the industry already feel a high demand of flowers? Are prices going up?  A: Yes, the demand has been significantly high over the last few day, Prices are increasing however this was happening even before Queen Elizabeth passed away, and is only to be expected when most are purchased on an Auction basis. Is … Read more

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