Valentine’s Day is this coming weekend. Florists across the country will handle a surge of orders to fill for that special someone……or just for the buyer.
Recent economic data of US florists showed an interesting stat when it comes to flower purchases. Here’s a breakdown:
Annual Sales for US floral products: $26,600,000,000
Fresh Flowers account for 34% of consumer purchases from florist shops
Valentine’s Day represents 20% of all sales for floral shops. Christmas is number #1 at 30%.
Flowers purchased as gift or for self? Sixty three percent purchase for self.
Read more of the fascinating stats on the flower industry at StatisticBrain.com