As with any successful fundraiser, planning is key, and with Valentine’s Day less than 2 months away, now is the time to start planning.
Winston-Salem, NC (PRWEB) December 20, 2012
As the year draws to a close many schools, clubs, churches and other organizations are faced once again with limited budgets and full calendars and are eyeing fundraisers to cover the cost of their upcoming activities and events in 2013.
Flowers are widely used for fundraisers both large and small. With relatively little cost up front, organizations can purchase wholesale flowers at discount prices and make a healthy profit. As with any successful fundraiser, planning is key, and with Valentine’s Day less than 2 months away, now is the time to start planning.
With thousands of varieties of wholesale flowers to choose from, many customers lean towards Carnations as their flower of choice. Carnations are hardy flowers which require little effort and can generate high returns.
Hardy and long-lasting flowers: Carnations are some of the longest-lasting wholesale flowers on the market. They are hardy flowers which can handle being out of water for several hours without wilting and are ideal for school, club and church fundraisers where customers purchase the flowers and then take them home.
Carnations are ideal for organizations with limited resources: Unlike many other varieties of wholesale flowers, Carnations require very little by way of flower care. Upon arrival, flowers simply need to be cut and placed in water - no refrigeration required.
High returns: Roses, Gerbera Daisies and other varieties of wholesale flowers can be quite pricey when sold by the stem. Once labor and material costs are calculated, there often isn’t much room for profit - especially when trying to stay at an affordable price-point. Carnations on the other hand are relatively inexpensive flowers which, with little effort, and be sold for a great profit.
Many organizations turn to online companies like The Grower’s Box as a source for wholesale flowers and Carnations. The Grower’s Box, LLC was founded in 2004 and is one of the leading online suppliers of wholesale flowers. The company employs state of the art technology and the most efficient shipping solutions to deliver world-class wholesale flowers directly from the flower farms to customers. The inseparable combination of top notch customer service and superior flower quality are distinguishing factors which place The Grower’s Box far ahead of other suppliers of wholesale flowers.
For more information on wholesale flowers and Carnations, visit The Grower’s Box online at http://www.growersbox.com.