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Apprenticeship Week- get all the info you need

National Apprenticeship Week will be celebrated from 6th – 12th of February 2023. The theme for this year is ‘Skills for Life’. National Apprenticeship Week brings together the entire apprenticeship community to celebrate everything that is amazing about apprenticeships. Apprenticeships in Floristry An Apprenticeship is a smart, cost-effective way to recruit a new staff member. Above … Read more

Valentines 2023 promotional material now available.

As Valentines 2023 falls on a Tuesday it’s generally a super day of the week for business. To make your busy life that little bit easier we’ve produced Web images, Instagram images, Facebook covers and PDF’s for printable posters. Simply log in and click downloads to find what you need. Arranging, photographing and installing web … Read more

Survey conducted by FCH makes interesting reading

Nearly 30 percent of consumers expect to spend less on flowers and plants in the next six months. In contrast to a comparable survey conducted in May of this year, flower and plant buyers now also appear to be more pessimistic about their financial situation and are adapting their choices accordingly. Millennials are an exception … Read more

FleurEx 2022 – Meet the demonstrators and Masterclass tutors

On Saturday 15th and Sunday 16th October we will be holding our best ever BFA trade show. This is your chance to see the some of the best designers in Europe and the UK and to see 3 demonstrators is included in the general admission ticket price. Click here to buy tickets for the Masterclasses … Read more

FAQ FOR MEDIA: Queen Elizabeth II

Does the industry already feel a high demand of flowers? Are prices going up?  A: Yes, the demand has been significantly high over the last few day, Prices are increasing however this was happening even before Queen Elizabeth passed away, and is only to be expected when most are purchased on an Auction basis. Is … Read more

WorldSkills International

Hannah from Moreton Morrell College has been selected to represent the UK on the international stage in Floristry. Hannah and Laura Leong, WorldSkills UK Floristry Training Manager will be heading to Helsinki for the competition on 20th- 23rd October. Read her story here. Hannah Beckley from Evesham has recently qualified to represent her country in … Read more

Mothers Day Promotional Material 2022

Here at the BFA we are keen to support our members and get the message out that YOU – the professional independent florist should be the only place to buy Mother’s Day Flowers. We have put together a number of Instagram images, stories, Facebook covers, posters large and small and 20 website images free of … Read more

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