Buying Flowers

10 Tips For Buying Flowers Like a Pro

By FMI Farms

Florists face many challenges. But perhaps the biggest challenge you face as a florist is buying wholesale flowers. The most important part of your business is making sure your coolers are stocked with fresh flowers every day. While keeping your shop stocked with flowers seems simple enough, if you don’t develop a routine, you risk […] Read More

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Why We Love Wedding Flowers (And You Should Too)

By FMI Farms

When it comes to fall weddings, lots of brides are looking for expert advice from floral experts. Whereas spring and summer flower trends are available in every engagement guide, bridal expo, and wedding magazine, fall and winter flower advice can be harder to find. The good news is that this is a tremendous opportunity for […] Read More

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Farm to Florist: A Whole New World of Flower Delivery

By FMI Farms

Historically, buying direct for retail florists in the US market has been closed. The import system is complex with many limitations, rules, and excessive costs that serve as barriers to entry. As a major player in the importing of flowers into Miami, FMI Farms is always on the lookout for ways to influence this system […] Read More

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Want to see the most beautiful roses available? See the Ecuadorian difference

By FMI Farms

In Northwestern South America, between Colombia and Peru, lies the small, but beautiful nation of Ecuador. Ecuador is the third largest exporter of fresh-cut flowers in the world, but it is best known for it’s incredible roses. And for good reason: the climate, which is unique to Ecuador, is perfect for producing the biggest, most […] Read More

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7 Ways to Expand Your Business by Tapping the Wedding Flower Market

By FMI Farms

Recently, we discussed how to protect your floristry business from the summer sales slump by marketing bulk wedding flowers. Of course, buying wholesale flowers that are popular for weddings (for instance, roses in a variety of colors, elegant and romantic callas, and exotic orchids) and marketing them to brides looking for wedding flowers online is […] Read More

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Celebrating a decade of quality, consistency, and freshness in the flower wholesale industry

By FMI Farms

For the past 10 years, FMI Farms has been a proud distributor of high-quality, fresh-cut wholesale flowers. We conveniently connect vendors from around the world to retail flower shops throughout the US. And we owe much of our success to our loyal customers. Thank you for putting FMI Farms on the map when it comes […] Read More

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Floral Summer Sales Tips: Diversify with Bulk Wedding Flowers

By FMI Farms

Most businesses are cyclical, but when it comes to the floral market, the peaks and valleys can be especially steep. On the supply side of your business, weather patterns, like la Nina, cut into flower production in South America. While on the demand side, summer vacation time can turn your website and storefront into ghost […] Read More

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The FMI Farms Experience: Anything BUT Status Quo

By FMI Farms

As a florist, one of the toughest problems you face is meeting the need to replenish your inventory consistently and quickly. When a customer enters your shop on a Friday afternoon looking for ranunculus and you don’t have any in stock, she is not going to happily settle for last Monday’s gerbers. That’s why it’s […] Read More

Love and Flowers, The Miracle of

By FMI Farms

As a flower shop owner, you have a unique opportunity to be a part of people’s most emotionally significant life experiences. We give flowers to celebrate the birth of a child, to grieve the loss of a parent, and to commemorate many important events in between. There is nothing quite like the experience of receiving […] Read More