Inspiring the Next Generation of Floral Industry Talent

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PMA video inspires next generation of floral industry talent

What are we doing to promote the next generation of floral industry talent? How do we attract and inspire young people to join us at all points along the flower chain and help our industry thrive in the future?

It’s a question that Floralife takes seriously, and recently Steven Daum, Floralife Director of Superflor Technologies, joined forces with the Center for Growing Talent by PMA for a special project.

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Floral Pros Recognize Express Technology

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ExpressTechnology_Logo_FA_1.62016 was a big year for news about Floralife’s Express Technology – a solution that eliminates the need to recut flower stems during the harvest, wholesale and retail phases of the flower chain. Now, in the New Year, our friends at BloomNet and Floriology Magazine are helping to spread the word about Express Technology’s time and labor savings!

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Flower Care and Handling: Fun with Science!

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video 1Something fun appeared in the ol’ Floralife IN box the other day: a flower care and handling video produced by the American Chemical Society. They produce a series of brief how-to videos entitled “Reactions: This is Chemistry”, which explains the science behind everyday activities. And this one contains a little surprise, so let’s take a look!

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Floral Research: Water Uptake, Fresh Weight & Vase Life

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hydrate_2cFloralife Research Updates are a valuable source of flower knowledge aimed at helping growers, transporters, wholesalers and retailers get the most from their investment, and present healthy, long-lasting flowers to the consumer. Today’s floral research addresses “Water Uptake, Fresh Weight and Vase Life in Cut Flowers with Commercial Hydration Treatment and Flower Food.” Let’s take a look!

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Cut Flower Care and Handling: Delphinium

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STS Photos Delph copyLooking for useful tips for the postharvest processing of many different varieties of cut flowers? Then check out the newly expanded Flower Care and Handling section of the Floralife website.  Wholesaler, retailer, enthusiast – there’s something for everybody. Let’s go down the list! Today’s star is the Delphinium.

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