Peter H Smith - Keeping it commercial!
North West wholesaler Peter H Smith hosted a very successful open day on Thursday 20th October when over 150 florists attended four fantastic demonstrations!
Essex florist and tribute specialist Lesley Nash sponsored by Val Spicer Designs was hugely popular with the customers designing over 30 commercial arrangements!
‘It was great to be inspired with new designs and even better that everything Lesley created we could sell in our shop!’ Bridget Snell, Forget-me-Not, Leyland.
Linda Carling demonstrated fabulous balloon designs with the new range of Qualatex bubbles showing that florists can create add on sales that will never be available in a supermarket!
Maurice Finn from The Greenhouse, Blackpool says ‘ I’m really looking forward to the Fundamentals course that Peter H Smith will be hosting in 2012’.
Preston florist Margaret Mason was the lucky winner of the Smithers Oasis hamper worth over £150 in the Help for Heroes raffle that raised £185.00.
Keith George from Chrysal was also on hand to give top tips, help and advice on all their products.
“Both the flower and sundries departments were buzzing with customers wanting to buy the products Lesley and Linda had used ” added Mikaela Hubble, sundries manager “now its all hands to the deck for festive fever week when there will be some fabulous offers available”
For more information about Festive Fever week see November’s edition of Florist and Wholesale Buyer.