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The British Florist Association is the only recognised trade association in the UK, representing 8000 professional flower shops across the country.

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The Institute of Professional Florists

The IoPF upholds the professional status of florists in the UK by maintaining consistently high standards within the floristry industry through training and qualifications.

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VISION 2020

BFA Vision 2020 is our annual spring trade conference with an engaging programme of inspirational speakers and business workshops on essential commercial topics to re-energise your business mind!

As we enter a period of uncertainty we need more than ever to network, talk and meet as professional florists.

Leicester  Marriott  Hotel –

SATURDAY 25th and SUNDAY 26TH  APRIL.

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Published on 19th November 2019 in For the Industry

Proud to be Partnering with the British Florist Association. The CIP are an independent, trusted provider of Card Payment facilities for UK based businesses. With a number of unique benefits, coupled with their experienced 24/7 365 customer support teams, more and more business owners are getting advice and guidance from theCIP Sales Professionals every day. They pride themselves on ... Read moreNew Member Benefit

Published on 18th November 2019 in Industry News

Add Christmas charm to your designs with the OASIS® Floral Products Winter Collection. From perfect packaging to delightful gifts, plus pieces to make a showstopping window display, you’ll find a Christmas hamper full of treats over at www.oasisfloral.co.uk There’s no minimum order, and Next Day Delivery* is FREE when you spend over £50 ex VAT! ... Read moreChristmas charm with the OASIS® Floral Products.

Published on 12th November 2019 in Competitions

WorldSkills UK is a set of dynamic skills competitions for young people and adults, designed and delivered by industry experts. Worldskills UK run each year in over 70 skills across the UK. Top scorers from across the regional heats and selection events are invited to compete at National Finals at WorldSkills UK Live. Visit World ... Read moreWorld Skills 2019 finalists announced

Published on 7th November 2019 in BFA Vision

What you need to know BFA Vision 2020 is our annual spring trade conference with an engaging programme of inspirational speakers and business workshops on essential commercial topics to re-energise your business mind! Leicester  Marriott  Hotel – SATURDAY 25th and SUNDAY 26TH  APRIL. · Saturday – workshops to help your business. · Saturday pm – BFA General ... Read moreVision 2020

Published on 5th November 2019 in Latest Industry Events

Some fabulous work by Solomon Leong, Mark Entwistle and Martin Groen. Thank you to the Circus for all their entertainment. Beautiful reception flowers thanks to all the sponsors, Tom Brown, Jo Munson, Montana, Aleia roses, Anthura, Marilliam, Flower Bank and Wedd. Class A: Student. Sponser: Floral Tours. A Bracelet to be worn at a prom evening. Winner: Maxem ... Read moreFleurEx 19: the winners & flowers.

Published on 31st October 2019 in For the Industry

After waiting for months for a reply and sending several letters we have a reply from Michael Gove. If you would like to read about the FPC meetings held on the 25th and 28th October 2019 please go to https://www.freshproduce.org.uk/fpc-brexit-briefing-presentations/

Published on 30th October 2019 in Industry News

Applications Open for New Look Floristry Competition at RHS Chelsea Flower Show 2020 Floristry will take centre stage in the iconic Great Pavilion at next year’s RHS Chelsea Flower Show (19-23 May) as the Royal Horticultural Society (RHS) refreshes the popular Floristry Competition and invites talented florists from across the UK to take part in ... Read moreChelsea Flower Show… your chance to shine

Published on 29th October 2019 in BFA FleurEx

Below are the categories for 2019 and we are pleased to announce the winners of the individual awards. IoPF Floristry Student of the Year Claire Kenyon, Bicton College Floristry Tutor of the Year Elaine Thackray, Writtle University College. Floristry Training Provider of the Year Writtle University College Grower of the Year Crosslands Flower Nursery Sundries Supplier ... Read moreIndustry awards and the winners are……

Published on 18th October 2019 in BFA FleurEx

DEVINNIA HOLLOWAY Davinnia’s Mum found her a floristry course when she was 17. She fell in love with the industry and went on to pass her level 3 and open her own shop by the age of just 19.  Fiesta Flowers in Birmingham is Devinnia’s successful flower shop.  She’s looking forward to sharing her creative ... Read moreMeet our Debut Designers

Published on 10th October 2019 in BFA FleurEx

The voting has finished for the Industry Awards. The categories of the BFA Industry awards change to ensure the awards remain current and reflect the ever changing florist industry. Below are the categories for 2019. IoPF Floristry Student of the Year Floristry Tutor of the Year Floristry Training Provider of the Year Grower of the Year ... Read moreBFA Industry Awards

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