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New Concept Area at IPM Essen

New Concept Area at IPM Essen

A new offer awaits trade visitors at IPM Essen 2023: the IPM Concept Store will be launched for the first time at the next edition of the world's leading trade fair for horticulture from 24 to 27 January at Messe Essen.

This is an open and modern retail concept which creates an attractive exhibition framework for the personal and individual presentation of products. These include florist...

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Italy's National Day Marked in Style!

Italy's National Day Marked in Style!

Italy’s National Day took place at Expo Floriade earlier this month. This was held in the presence of Italy’s Ambassador to the Netherlands, His Excellency Mr Giorgio Novello.

The day celebrated the thriving horticultural sector that Italy enjoys.

Italy’s National Day at Floriade combined cultural and business events to inform the Expo’s Internat...

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Gold for Matina Flowers!

Gold for Matina Flowers!

We continue to report on the various Winners from the AIPH IGOTY Awards, held last week.

In the Cut Flowers & Bulbs category, the Gold Award went to Matina Flowers S.A.S, from Colombia. 

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BFA Industry Awards 2022

BFA Industry Awards 2022

On Saturday October 15th the scene will be set for the 2022 BFA (British Florist Association) Gala Dinner and Industry Awards Ceremony, held in Hinckley, Leicestershire.

Cream of the Crop

This celebrates the cream of the floral crop, so why not join the association to find out who has won these coveted awards?

The 11 winners will be cro...

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Apprenticeship Week 7th-13th February

Apprenticeship Week 7th-13th February

Have you ever thought of employing a floristry apprentice? Now is the time. Apprenticeships help bring valuable skills into your business with the government’s financial support. 

Apprenticeships are suitable for people at any level so you can hire someone new or to improve the skill of existing members of staff.

Trailblazer Apprentic...

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Truly Floral Journey

Truly Floral Journey

This year, the City of Brussels is offering a new flowery trail, instead of the traditional carpet of flowers. 

Floral installations are visible from August 15th until September 5, in the Interior courtyard and on the balcony of the town hall, also in the vicinity of the Manneken-Pis and in the royal galleries of Saint-Hubert.

The traditional biennial flower carpet has been postponed t...

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