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Can You Smell That? No Not Flowers, the Other Green. Money!


Why should you participate in our #FlowerLoveVideoContest?

Because you love flowers of course... and you want to win $4,000!

Skits, musical numbers, surprises, testimonials, animation, dance parties — we welcome all creative and fun videos.

The deadline is December 8th, so go to contest.endowment.org and enter TODAY!

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Where Are Consumers Buying Their Flowers?

No more speculation about where your consumers are buying their flowers, or what the top rated occasions or most popular months are for floral purchases!

The answers to your burning questions about consumer preferences are revealed in the new Floral Purchase Tracking Study.

Funded by the Floral Marketing Research Fund, the study provides valuable information to florists that can help them...



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Sarah Armellini Painting Raffle Held at WF&FSA

Due to the cancellation of the 2017 Fundraising Dinner, the painting raffle was held during the WF&FSA Floral Distribution Conference on October 20th in Miami.

This one-of-a-kind, canvas oil painting was created and donated by longtime industry member Sarah Armellini to raise money for the Endowment.

The winner of the raffle was...

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Join Us as We Help You Profit!

If you invest in the future of floriculture by donating to the Endowment by December 31st, Smithers-Oasis and Floralife will match your contributions dollar-for-dollar — up to $20,000!

AFE provides the industry with reports on consumer purchasing preferences and habits, ways to bring young people to the industry, and scientific research on packaging solutions, technologies and insect and disease problems. 

Join forces with us and we can make a difference for the floral industry!

 

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NOVEMBER 2017
MONTHLY BULLETIN
In This Issue
   Can You Smell That? No Not Flowers, the Other Green. Money!
   Where Are Consumers Buying Their Flowers?
   Sarah Armellini Painting Raffle Held at WF&FSA
   Join Us as We Help You Profit!
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The AFE Bulletin is proudly sponsored by The Todd Bachman Memorial Fund.

Todd Bachman served as Chairman and CEO of Bachman's before his untimely death in 2008. Todd was a past Chairman of AFE and was very active in many state and national industry organizations. His wife and daughters are honored to carry on his legacy.

 


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


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