The British Florists Association, Author at British Florist Association

Christmas survey results

There was a great response with 347 of you joining in to provide us with the information we needed to assist you. Below we have listed the questions and results so you can see for yourself. Thank you to everyone that took the time to complete it. Answer Choices Response Percent Responses Retail shop business … Read more

Wedding Task Force, working for the industry.

Wedding Task force meet at Number 10 Downing Street Number 10 today thanked the UK #WeddingsTaskforce for a “hugely helpful” meeting convened with both Number 10 and BEIS on Monday 8th February Number 10 confirmed that the Taskforce’s solution for a safe reopening of weddings will be included in representations to the PM’s COVID Taskforce – which … Read more

Interflora launches’Bouquet of the Year’

SAY IT WITH FLOWERS: INTERFLORA LAUNCHES ‘BOUQUET OF THE YEAR’ AS CORONAVIRUS SEES BLOOMING BRITS SEND MORE FLOWERS ‘JUST BECAUSE’ THAN EVER BEFORE Sales data from Interflora found that ‘Missing you’ flowers peaked in April and May as lockdown loneliness kicked in  More ‘Just because’ flowers were sent in 2020, compared to the previous year, … Read more

Covid-19 – Money: A look at grants & furlough

The latest information for all those in England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland. England- Grants The Chancellor announced new Grant information following the National Lockdown. The grant will be based on the rateable value of the property on the first full day of restrictions. Businesses that have been required to close due to national restrictions … Read more

Brexit – what happens next & are you ready for changes?

Updated 12th January 2021 While Covid-19 had dominated our news there is no getting away with the fact that we have left the EU. On 24 December 2020, an agreement was reached between the EU and the UK on a new partnership. This agreement sets out the regulations that will apply between the EU and … Read more

BFA Vision Business Conference 2021 – May 23rd

On May 23rd we will be holding our BFA Vision business conference at the Marriot Hotel, Leicester. BFA Vision 2021 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! Saturday 22nd May – workshops to help your business. Saturday … Read more

Christmas Posters 2020

With Christmas just around the corner we at the BFA, are pleased to offer you a selection of posters to help with your Christmas marketing and promotion. We’re pleased to support you and your business and hope to help make it a bumper season. To download the poster(s) you would like please select the number and … Read more

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