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.
Increasing Demand and Satisfaction in the Floral Industry
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
Increasing Floral Sales Through Pinterest
Consumer Preferences for Flowers as Gifts: Age, Segments, Substitutes and Perceived Risk
A Social Media Guide for Floral Retailers and Wholesalers
Purchasing Barriers Study for Non-Flower Buyers Results
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.
Five major industry contributors, including the Floral Marketing Fund, Altman Plants, Costa Farms, Green Circle Growers, Hortica, and Metrolina Greenhouses have come together in collaboration to fund an exciting new research project. The study, “Houseplants Consumer...
The Floral Marketing Fund funded a tracking study on how color, style, and elements of floral design help sell. Jackey Lacey AAF, AIFD, CFD, PFCI, and Renato Cruz Sogueco AAF, PFCI presented the findings to our industry at the Great Lakes Floral & Events Expo on...
A small introductory qualitative study was completed to set the stage for the plant valuation research project and inform upcoming quantitative studies. Intercept interviews (n=44) were conducted at three garden center locations in Southern Ontario as well as one...