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  • 1. Wholesale FlowersWedding Flower Trends

2. Fresh cut flowers make up 75% of florist shop transactions Specialty cut flowers increased their presence in US homes Size of the floriculture industry: US$19.4 billion (US Department ofCommerce, USA) Over the last ten years, the supermarket share has grown from 41%to 52%, while the florist shops have lost market share falling to 32%to 20%. Ten years ago, half the sales of ornamental products in supermarketswere flowers, today they represent two thirds. Internet sales of flowers through wholesalers like Wholeblossoms.comheld its participation at between 5%-6% of the number oftransactions.Ipsos/AFE Consumer Tracking study, 2005 3. Exports by Country Netherlands GermanyCanada1,6%0,9% 2,0%Japan 2,2%Spain2,2%Others 3,6%United Kingdom 4,2% Russia4,4% United States 79% 4. Interesting FloralStatistics 77% of flowers imported by the USA are Colombian 98% of Peruvian Lilies 97% of Carnations 82% of Chrysanthemums and Pompoms 67% of Roses 35% of other types of flowers for weddingSource: USDA, 2006 5. International Security isAlways High Priority 6. Who To Contact? To order fresh cut diy wedding flowers,contact a national flower wholesaler withglobal reach Determine flowers needed and place yourorder as soon as possible to secure Be available to take delivery of flowers; theperishable nature demands quick hydration Preparation is key; water buckets, floralsupplies and more are needed prior to delivery