Throughout October and November Florismart and friends will be coming to you, in the form of a floristry education bus that will tour England, Wales and Scotland. This unique floristry roadshow will be jam-packed full of all things flowers, as well as containing invaluable advice to help you run your business. Our aim is to innovate, inspire and motivate, with industry experts aboard the bus ready to answer your questions, feed you new information about the industry, and give you information on innovative industry products. Meeting and learning are the core themes of this tour, meaning whatever it is you want to learn more about, you can visit us in our 36-foot long bus and meet with us in your area.
Florismart will be travelling the UK with our participating partners BFA, Smithers-Oasis, Chrysal, APC, FloristPro, Country Baskets, Claire Cowling Books and Strelitzia. floristPro Marketing Manager will be joining the bus tour for selected routes — come and say hello!
You can either pop down to the bus at a time that suits you, or if you want a more in depth discussion with one of us or demo then it’s best if you book an appointment. click here to view the route schedule and if you want to book a time slot for your visit.
floristPro have been shortlisted for Floristry Service Provider of the Year in the British Florist Association 2017 awards. Tim and the team here at floristPro HQ are honoured to be nominated for this industry award, and would love the chance to win this amazing award recognising the work we have done over the past 10 years to help florists bloom online with e-commerce websites.
You can cast your vote online here
Don't miss your chance to select your winners as voting closes on the 5th September 2017. floristPro are listed in category 6 Floristry Service Provider of the Year, and we would like to say THANK YOU for taking a minute of your time to vote!
floristPro had a special team photo shoot today as we have been nominated for Small Business of the Year 2017! We were delighted to find out we had been shortlisted for the local award, and our very own Tim Teasel will be featured in an article by Chichester Observer about our story.
Keep your eyes open for future updates and check out us and the other nominees Here
Our very own Marketing Manager Cara has contributed some blooming great website tips for the Flower Council Holland 'Improve Online Presence' programme. Cara's article covers top ideas for giving your website a spring clean - Click Here to have a read and pick up some useful tricks for your floristry website.
Flower Council Holland have just begun running a great programme 'Improve Online Presence' designed to guide florists over the next 8 months over a variety of topics to help inspire and build their overall online presence. It is not too late to get involved, find out more on their website here
Your chance to order the brand new exclusive floristPro image collection for just £29.75 +VAT. The package contains 17 images perfect for Spring, Valentines and Mother's Day - click HERE to view the collection and order yours online today!
What an amazing result for floristPro at the British Florist Association Industry Awards. All 3 of this year’s BFA Retail Website of the Year winners are floristPro customers! It was an honour for our websites to be nominated for this prestigious award, but we never could have dreamed of taking a clean sweep on the night.
The Flower Lounge won 1st prize, Design Element came in a close 2nd and Mad Lilies took 3rd place. A huge congratulations to you all—your hard work and commitment to your website and business has resulted in being nominated and receiving this special award. And not forgetting our fabulous in-house design team - Mark, Tomas and Josie –whose dedication and talent help turn all of our customers ideas into beautiful bespoke florist websites.
Published 25/10/2016 by Cara, Marketing Manager
Exciting news about Florist Get Together! The BFA, Florismart and friends have announced they are hosting regional meet ups across the UK throughout September, November and December. Come and join leading industry experts for an evening of floristry business chat over drinks and a delicious dinner. Places are filling up fast, so follow the link to snap up your ticket to join your local floristry evening. Let us know which regional meeting you are attending and we will endevour to join you!
Published 12/08/2016 by Cara, Marketing Manager
It was great to see so many of our customers again and industry friends at the BFA Vision Conference 2016. All about supporting the florist with 140 delegates and plenty of talks it was a resounding success and we look forward to seeing everyone again next year.
Published 19/04/2016 by Tim Teasel, Director
Our new floristPro Mother’s Day Collection is now available. From luxury pinks to a spring cube of Hyacinths, we’ve got Mother’s Day covered at floristPro.
Published 25/02/2016 by Tim Teasel, Director
Our new Autumn Collection is now available. Contact us for a preview to see our stunning collections of autumn coloured handtied flowers and arrangements.
Published 09/09/2015 by Tim Teasel, Director
Our new Summer Collection is now available. A stunning collection of bouquets and handtied flowers from ‘Juliette’ with romantic peonies and sunflowers to ‘Beach’ with delphinium and roses reflecting the blues and whites of a summer’s day. Contact us for a sneaky preview and to purchase.
Published 21/05/2015 by Tim Teasel, Director
The vision 2020 conference at the weekend was a huge success and it was great to catch up with so many floristPro customers. With 170 attendees there was an upbeat and positive atmosphere throughout the day looking at the future of floristry in the uk.
Thank you Brian at the BFA, Caroline, Hannah and the Purple Spotted Team for providing the industry with a great event.
Published 19/04/2015 by Tim Teasel, Director
"As individual farms it has been difficult to promote our flowers to florists, but now with the formation of a group, and a central packing facility in Pinchbeck, Lincolnshire, we can offer florists and wholesalers an amazing selection of flowers that can be delivered direct to your door."
FloraBritain's cut flowers and plants will be available for sale to florist shops, markets and wholesalers across the country through FloriSmart.com from the end of April 2015. The flowers can be delivered on a next day basis cut fresh from the farm, guaranteeing you excellent quality and vase life.
Published 16/03/2015 by Tim Teasel, Director
floristPro are today the first partner in the world to sign up the first customer in the World to use the new Worldpay Online payments system. floristPro have been working with WorldPay since 2013 to help them develop and test a brand new payment gateway service for businesses looking to sell online.
New floristPro Christmas collection is now available
In October this year floristPro will be attending the BFA Fleurex show, come visit us on our stand, of listen to Tims sceminar on the mobile websites.
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