Tips On Handling Dry Packed Flowers

June 25, 2010 Gay Smith, uBloom

DRY-PACK Flowers arrive limp, thirsty, and jet-lagged. They need a drink!

Teters Wraps Up NARMS 2010 Annual Conference

The National Association for Retail Marketing Services concluded the annual conference April 20th. NARMS brings together retail industry leaders, consumer sales companies, and organizations providing in store services. The objective of the conference is the discovery of best practices leading to a better in store experience for the consumer. Teters Floral Products has been a member since 1998.

Creative Connection By Teters Floral Products Brings Unique Product To July Gift Mart

Creative Connection by Teters will continue in its tradition of bringing unique and innovative products to the home dcor marketplace during the upcoming International Gift & Home Furnishings Mart hosted at the AmericasMart in Atlanta, GA. The southwest Missouri-based home dcor import concern is teaming up with Nixa, MO based Wyred Sisters LLC to be the exclusive provider of their WyreTreeTM during upcoming July Market.

Colombia’s Uribe Says Canada Trade May Jumpstart Other Accords

June 24, 2010 Helen Murphy, Bloomberg

Colombias President Alvaro Uribe said today that Canadas approval of a free trade accord with the South American country may convince other nations to move forward with similar agreements.

Federal Update: US-Colombia Free Trade Agreement

The US-Colombia Free Trade Agreement will not be brought up for a vote in the Congress before the 2010 elections. The Obama Administration has decided that it needs some additional time to work to address labor rights issues and violence toward labor organizers in Colombia. Ways and Means Committee Chairman Sander Levin (D-MI) has made it clear that he wants improvements in these areas prior to any House vote.