The Floral Marketing Fund (FMF) represents a community of floral industry organizations and leaders collaboratively supporting and funding floral marketing efforts, consumer research, and promoting the emotional wellness and health benefits to increase consumer consumption of flowers and plants.
Make a contribution today to help us continue to conduct these studies and provide resources to help you sell more flowers.
The following FMF Reports are available for download. Click the Register Button above to download.
U.S. Consumer Perceptions & Willingness to Pay for Sustainable Environmental Practices in the Floral Industry
Path to Purchasing for Garden Center Consumers In-Store and Online
Consumer Houseplant Purchasing Study 2021
Increasing Demand and Satisfaction in the Floral Industry
That Flower Feeling Marketing Campaign
The Use of B2B E-commerce Technologies in the Floral Industry
Hugs & Smiles Promotion Campaign
Determining Consumer Preferences for Floral Design Elements / Eye-Tracking Study
#FlowerMarketingMonday and Flower Love Video Library
Floral Purchase Tracking Study$159.00
The results from a new consumer research study, “U.S. Consumer Perceptions & Willingness to Pay for Sustainable Environmental Practices in the Floral Industry,” are now released. The study was led by researchers at Mississippi State University (MSU) and the Texas...
Capitalizing on Online Purchasing As floral shops continue to tap into the exponential growth in e-commerce, it’s vital to create a strong customer service experience that captures the specific products available, a recent study found. Using real photos, instead of...
Understanding Market Trends Entering the third summer of the COVID-19 pandemic, floral shops can continue to seize on the popularity of gardening hobbyists and at-home flower lovers to capture new business by educating customers and tweaking merchandising plans. By...
Why I Support the FMF
Industry growth depends on a better understanding of both floral and non-floral buying consumers. Supporting the FMF helps fund learning that allows us to gain from both broad and actionable insight. Carlos A. Oramas The Gems Group
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The Floral Marketing Fund is able to provide marketing and research efforts to the industry as FREE resources & reports because of generous contributions from floral industry organizations. Make a contribution to the Floral Marketing Fund TODAY to ensure funding and research for the future!
AFE & FMF Partnership
AFE and FMF Partnership
The American Floral Endowment (AFE) established the Floral Marketing Fund in 2008 to conduct consumer market research to promote floral consumption. AFE also provides scientific research for the floral industry, administers educational grants, scholarships, internships, and other floriculture programs.