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Destination weddings on the rise
Apr. 16, 2014, Canada — An estimated 162,056 couples will say “I do” this year, according to Weddingbells’ Annual Reader Survey.
Florist teams with KFC for chicken corsages
Apr. 14, 2014, Louisville, KY — Talk about a strategic partnership. Prom season is upon us, and teens across the country are excited to put chicken corsages on their dates' arms thanks to a Louisville florist and KFC.
Fifteen years of Garden & Floral Expo
Apr. 14, 2014, Toronto — Garden & Floral Expo will celebrate a landmark anniversary this October. Building on more than 15 years of success, the show continues to thrive and serve the Canadian floriculture and horticulture communities.
Half of all consumers only read email on mobile
Apr. 8, 2014, Portland, OR — For the first time ever, the proportion of consumers interacting with email exclusively on smartphones or tablets hit 50 percent in the fourth quarter of 2013, according to a new study from Yesmail Interactive.
Flowerful BC Pick Local campaign unveiled
Apr. 8, 2014, Victoria — British Columbians are being encouraged to pick local when shopping for plants and flowers throughout the year, and to enjoy the high-quality buds and blooms while supporting B.C.’s economy.
Roses shipped by sea show good quality
Apr. 7, 2014, Wageningen, The Netherlands — New research shows roses that spend weeks being shipped by sea transport can retain their quality just as well or even better than roses shipped as air freight.
Canadians prefer to pay with plastic
Apr. 7, 2014, Columbus, GA — Canadian consumers prefer to pay for their purchases by credit and debit cards, according to TSYS' 2014 Canadian Consumer Payment Choice Study.
Business confidence dips in March
Apr. 4, 2014, Toronto — Small business optimism across Canada slipped a little in March, according to the Canadian Federation of Independent Business.
A successful World Floral Expo
Apr. 4, 2014, Chicago — Organizers are describing this year's World Floral Expo as a "smashing success."
SAF's Retail Growth Solutions is back
Apr. 4, 2014, Chicago — Along today’s fine line between profit and loss are pricing “sweet spots,” those positions that attract cost-conscious consumers and generate more money. The Retail Growth Solutions mini-conference will explore those price points.