More Americans, enjoying more flowers, more often...

 

 

Volume II, Issue 12  

December 2016

In This Issue ...

  1. 2017 World 花 Expo Booth Registration Now Open
  2. Update from Board of Directors
  3. CaliFlora 2016 - Huge Success
  4. 妇女节 2017
  5. Transportation Updates
  6. 新成员

Going Social ...

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Upcoming 事件

March 8, 2017
妇女节

March 22 - 24, 2017
World 花 Expo
Las Vegas, NV

August 9 - 12, 2017 
Park Hyatt Aviara
Carlsbad, CA


hga010的最新版 新闻

我们的目标是每月与会员和感兴趣的团体沟通最近的过去和即将发生的事件, program updates, 以及hga010的最新版如何代表会员参与该行业的一般信息.


 

2017 World 花 Expo Booth Registration is Now Open

在“加州花卉馆”中,仍有优秀的展览空间可供选择——请务必在空间售罄之前确保您在展馆中的空间.  As in the past two years, the show's promoter, 高压泵, 已经为hga010的最新版的成员提供了特别的展览空间——种植者和非种植者,以非常吸引参展商的价格.  在这封邮件中,4800个加州花卉馆的约20%已经被预订!

点击这里 to sign up today!

If you have questions please contact Monnaie Pepin 在任何时候.


Update from Board of Directors

董事会在12月6日和7日举行了历年的最后一次会议.  Highlights of the meeting include:

Election of Directors

As previously reported, 在11月的投票期间,没有获得符合资格的选票, 因此, the Board took the opportunity to fill the expiring board positions.  下列人士当选,任期三年,从1月1日开始:

  • Steve Dionne – WAFEX, USA 
  • Ben Dobbe – Holland America Flowers, LLC 
  • Lisa Filice – Regional Farms, Inc. 
  • Mike Mooney – Dramm & Echter, Inc. 
  • Bill Tafoya – Fiorebella, Inc. 

董事会仍有一个职位空缺,董事会将继续探讨在未来一年填补该空缺.  有兴趣的成员公司的候选人可以联系首席执行官迈克尔·洛布(Michael LoBue),了解董事会的角色并表达兴趣.  LoBue can be reached at: [email protected].

Amended 2016 - 17 Budget

Based on the final figures for the past fiscal year, ending September 30, 2016, 目前的预算进行了调整,为行业推广增加了一些额外的资金支持.  Promotional activities in 2016-17 will less than the previous year in order to provide sufficient staff and funding support for Fun 'N Sun in August of 2017; however, hga010的最新版将继续支持前几年开始的一些重要的动力项目.g., 妇女节, Memorial Day Flowers and World 花 Expo).

Governmental Affairs Support

2017年,理事会批准支持中心在加州的政府事务活动.

Review of Transportation Programs

Director of Transportation, Chris Johnson, 概述了2016年的各种交通项目,以及2017年继续支持和可能扩大项目的计划.  We also enjoyed presentations and visits by Marni Serlin, of FedEx and Troy Ruffing of Garden State Overnight (GSO).  简而言之, 2016年,联邦快递在运输项目上的收入保持强劲. 


CaliFlora 2016 - Huge Success!

加州花卉协会(CSFA)举办了一年一度的“加州花卉2016”主题活动 California Flowers, Naturally, November 5th & 6th at The Original Los Angeles Flower Market.

The 2016 Top Ten Winner is Ben Lee (pictured right) from Edelweiss Flower Boutique. Ben also received the People's Choice Award!

第十二届CSFA学生设计大赛于周日上午在Debbie Alvarez AIFD的主持下举行, CCF, Camarillo ROP & 花 Phenomenon as Commentator. 这次学生比赛是hga030新版hga010的最新版(hga030新版)hga010的最新版的 & hga030新版).

点击这里 to see the entire article.

绿谷花卉赢得人们的选择奖独特的品种卡利弗拉2016年,而不是一个,而是两个品种!

11月5日,加州花卉协会(CSFA) 2016加州花卉展在洛杉矶花卉市场举行,绿谷花卉在独特品种的人们选择奖中并列第一名th 和6th.

在这次比赛中,观众对“人民选择”的投票分成了两派. 

The winners are:

 

Green Valley 花 Glamour Gerbera

 &

 

Green Valley 花 Charity Garden Rose

Congratulations to Green Valley 花 and Janet Louie, Sales and Marketing Manager and CSFA Board Director!   


妇女节 2017

It’s not too early to begin planning for International Women’s Day!

尽管我们现在都在为圣诞节和情人节做准备, it’s also time to begin making plans for International Women’s Day. Observed annually worldwide on March 8, “三八妇女节”已经成为美国增长最快的以鲜花为主题的节日.S.

hga010的最新版的团队已经在努力为2017年妇女节传播这一消息. For more information on Women’s Day, 点击这里 to see the article in the last issue of The Produce 新闻.

如果您有兴趣参加这次活动,请hga030新版 Monnaie Pepin to get on our list.


Transportation  

繁忙的圣诞节季节即将来临,随之而来的是我们的一些航空公司通常的服务例外.  联邦快递和OnTrac的“退款保证”(MBG)将在最繁忙的时候被取消
peak holiday periods.  For FedEx the dates are Dec 19th-24th 为表达.  For OnTrac, the period includes Nov 28 – Dec 25.  然而,金州隔夜(GSO)并没有本赛季的退款保证.

Here are a few quick links regarding Holiday Schedules from:

联邦快递:http://www.fedex.com/us/holiday/holiday-service-schedule.html 

OnTrac:http://www.ontrac.com/holidayhours.asp

静止:http://www.gso.com/documents/GSOHoliday.pdf

For more information on Holiday Schedules from other carriers, 我们建议直接访问他们的网站,以获得最新的更新和假期时间.

  1. 你可能已经看到了,hga010的最新版最近推出了联邦快递IPD项目.  这个项目是为我们的批发/电子商务会员量身定制的,允许快速3天的机场门进口产品从哥伦比亚和厄瓜多尔. Our program offers excellent rates and a special two-box minimum.  其他特殊豁免适用,会员只需联系克里斯·约翰逊询问或 [email protected]
  2. The new GSO Door 2 Door program is off to a fast start as expected.  会员参与度非常强,服务也非常好.  我们的西海岸成员谁想要签署新的GSO计划, or would like more information, please call Chris Johnson directly at (760) 533-5580.  Additionally, we ask members to not call GSO directly to enroll, they are not set up to handle member calls, so please call us directly, 因为我们有一个简单的过程,在适当的地方,以保证快速和容易启动.

联邦快递有一个出色的定价工具,可以让会员及时准确地为货物定价.  这个“价格工具”是非常方便的报价您的客户准确的到岸成本.  以前,这个应用程序必须hga030新版联邦快递的IT技术安装在您的位置, however now it can be installed easily by 电话 by a FedEx tech.   Please email our FedEx Sr. representative, Marni Serlin, [email protected] your acct number, contact name and contact 电话 for assistance. 

注意:运输费率信息和文件现在可以在hga010的最新版会员专用网站上查看/下载(pdf格式). 请注意,这些文件被认为是敏感材料,Ag Buddy的主要联系人都可以获得, Associate 花, Associate Grower, and 花 members only.

To access the Members Only site, 只需使用我们网站右上角的会员登录按钮即可登录.  

点击这里 if you don't know or don't remember your username and/or password.  This document will help you login. 


新成员

2016年11月,我们很高兴地迎来了以下hga010的最新版的新成员:

Associate 花
Blooms By The Box
Watchung, NJ

City Line Florist
Trumbull, CT

Farm Fresh Flowers, LLC
Lake Oswego, OR

Johnny Mango's Unique
DelRey Beach, FL

Karin's Florist
弗吉尼亚州维也纳

Pugh's Flowers
孟菲斯,TX


Grace Rose Farm
Thousand Oaks, CA

Green Valley Flowers Wholesale
San Marcos, CA

Orchids de Oro, A California Corporation
Los Angeles, CA

Roseshire Corporation
和谐,

Via Florelle
伯班克,

 

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