Sakata Seed America and KB Farms Join Nationwide Effort to ‘Petal It Forward’ Amid Pandemic

November 2, 2020 Sakata Seed America

Last week, Sakata Seed America teamed up with Kitayama Brothers, KB Farms, to join dozens of floral industry businesses nationwide to surprise unsuspecting passersby with two free flower bouquets each — one to keep and one to give to a friend, family member, colleague, or even a stranger.

Asocolflores Gives Antioquia and Bogotá “1,400 Reasons to Smile”

October 28, 2020 Asocolflores

“1,400 reasons to smile” is part of the Petal It Forward initiative that Asocolflores is carrying out together with the Society of American Florists (SAF, in Spanish). This initiative has been giving away flowers in select streets in Canada, Colombia, the United States, and Puerto Rico throughout the month of October.

Wholesalers Prepare to Petal It Forward on Oct. 23

Wholesalers say the key to a successful Petal It Forward lies in solid preparation.

Partner Up for Petal It Forward on Oct. 23

Partnering with other groups, whether within or outside the floral industry, could give your Oct. 23 Petal It Forward event an extra power boost, say florists who’ve participated in the “random acts of kindness” flower giveaway. Now is the time to start making those connections.