‘Sunbelievable Brown Eyed Girl’ – New sunflower launched by Thompson & Morgan

Thompson & Morgan are launching their latest sunflower –Sunbelievable Brown Eyed Girl. The flower blooms continuously from June until the...
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Flower industry companies using the power of video this Christmas

Flower industry companies are pulling out all the stops this Christmas and are creating festive themed videos to grab consumers’ attention....
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“Thank you so much everyone” – Lucas Vos reflects on his time as CEO of Royal FloraHollan

On 1 January 2018  CEO Lucas Vos will hand over the reins of Royal FloraHolland to Steven van Schilfgaarde. Immediately after the General...
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Fusion, Design, Future 2018 International Design Trend Forum

Hosted by Cohim and themed with “Fusion, Design, Future”, the 2018 International Floral Design Trend Forum opened in the Beijing Institute of...
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Retailers may struggle to comply with impending accountancy rules

An estimated 90% of UK High Street retailers have yet to capture all their lease data and are potentially living beyond their means New lease...
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January Houseplant of the Month: Dracaena

Dracaena is a tall, voluminous houseplant or tree with one or more trunks, from which fabulous leaves grow in green, yellow and gold, sometimes with some pink or red. There are many types of leaf: small, delicate and pointy or large and soft. The choice of trunks is...

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Bridge Farm Group submits plans for major new site

Spalding-based Bridge Farm Nurseries has submitted planning application for a 75-acre site on the A16 as part of the group’s continued expansion plans. The first phase of the development is expected to be completed in 2019 if approval is granted. Bridge Farm Group,...

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Snow disrupts floral trade

As the winter hits the UK, affecting schools, power and travel, it has also been snowing in the Netherlands – and this means chaos, not only on the roads but at the airport too. At Amsterdam Schiphol airport, many passenger flights were and are still delayed or...

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US flower farms threatened by fires

The US flower sector is being threatened by the Thomas Fire in Southern California, a fire that has already consumed 96,000 acres and is rapidly expanding due to winds and dry conditions. More than 30,000 people are under mandatory evacuation orders in Santa Barbara...

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