Locker’s Florist, Wauwatosa, Named A Top Teleflora Member

July 8, 2010 Locker’s

Lockers Florist, a Wauwatosa, WI favorite since 1911, has been recognized by Teleflora, a leading flower delivery service, as one of the top florists in the nation. Teleflora named Lockers to its Presidents Club, an honor extended to the top 1percent of its 18,000 member florists.

WF&FSA Releases 2010 Revised Floral Industry Barcode Standard

This document is the recommended Floral Industry Bar Code Standard. It is provided to WF&FSA members and other floral industry companies to facilitate commerce between floral wholesalers and suppliers. This document was originally written in 1990 following the standards set forth by the UCC (Uniform Code Council), now GS1 US, and is being updated to meet the current GS1 standards.

Spartan Stores Expands MICHIGAN’s BEST Program To Include Gladiolus

July 7, 2010 Spartan Stores

Grand Rapids, MI-based Spartan Stores announced today it is expanding its MICHIGAN’s BEST program due to strong consumer response and its impact on local economies throughout the state

Euphorbia Princettia Has Festive Appearance

Euphorbia Princettia is a novelty in the market is put as an exclusive gift plant. According to BBH, the plant with the festive atmosphere proved to be a successful launch.

Ann Jordan Is A Leader Of The ‘Revolution,’ A Forum To Botanically Inspire & Educate

Ann Jordan owns a florist shop in Windham, Maine, and is coordinator of the American Institute of Floral Designers Revolution Symposium coming to Boston July 3-8 (www.aifd.org ).