Home Based Business Opportunities - Florist Shops
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Florist Shops provide floral services and supplies for all occasions. Colorful and beautiful flowers are excellent means of conveying your messages to your friends and relatives, besides uplifting your feelings. Around seventy percent people buy flowers for themselves while the rest buy gift for their loved ones, according to a 2000 survey of The American Floral Endowment Consumer Tracking Study. Estimates of The Society of American Florists hint at sales of $19 billion in plants, flowers, and other floral supplies in 2001. In United States, there are approximately 26,200 retail florist shops with an average annual sale of $250,191.
Kinds of florist shops: Flower lovers with creative mind can successfully set up Florist Shops. Such shops provide wholesale business opportunities, or you could work from home as home-based business opportunities dealing in small-scale retailing, as it involves low investments. Normally, wholesalers grow flowers and supply to retailers or directly sell in market. Retailers are smaller and such business can function as home-based business, if you can spare a separate garage room for shop. Floral suppliers distribute and sell varied accessories like baskets, ribbons, frames, vases, wreathes and the like. Hence, you can work at home as supplier of floral products.
Where to start: As with other business opportunities, you need vast knowledge of different flowers, innovative arrangement skills, and efficient handling of cut flowers. Formal training and education in floriculture can help in setting your home-based business in Florist Shops. Basic concepts of business such as buying, selling, marketing, cost management, and profit planning are necessary for success of your business opportunities in flowers.
Favorable features: Florist Shops need ideal location for convenient accessibility with walk-byes and drive-ins. Home based businesses need central location for better viability. Besides, you need to deal pleasantly with customers, as they are the advertising medium for your floral business. Efficient labor adds to greater success of your business whether you work from home or from your shop.
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