SAF: Holiday Sales Rebound

The percentage of florists who saw Christmas holiday sales increase or stay the
same nearly doubled in 2009, compared to 2008, according to the Society of
American Florists.

Best Practices For Fresh Cut Flowers

When fresh cut flowers receive optimal care from harvest to consumer, they have
better quality and last longer. Our research has focused on ways to
make flowers last longer. We have developed a simple checklist to ensure
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Burger King Reports Second Quarter Sales

Burger King Holdings Inc. reported results for the second quarter of fiscal 2010.

BJ’s January Sales Up From 2009 Figures

BJs Wholesale Club, Inc. reported that total sales for the month of January 2010 increased by 13.0 percent to $742.6 million from $656.9 million in January 2009.

Target’s January Sales Up From 2009 Figures

February 4, 2010 John Hulbert, Target Corp.

Target reported that its net retail sales for the four weeks ended January 30, 2010 were $4,289 million.