The International Floriculture Expo from Chicago kicks off this afternoon, and FnC is in the building.
FnC will post exclusive pictures and videos along with any breaking news coming from I.F.E
About I.F.E 2015-
Produced by Diversified Communications, the International Floriculture Expo is an annual event where the floral industry gathers to discover new products, source new suppliers, network, and learn. It is considered the leading industry trade event, bringing together the highest-volume buyers from the floral industry, connecting them with companies that offer an array of products and services.
IFE 2015 will be co-located with United Fresh and FMI in Chicago. The combination of these powerful events will bring together cross-category retailers from high volume mass markets and mid-size grocers, to independent operators from the local, national and international markets.
For more info visit:http://www.floriexpo.com/
8th Annual Iron Designer Competition
Tuesday, June 9, 2015 | 3:30pm – 4:30 pm | The Colour Republic Floral Theater
This lively competition features leading floral designers in a light-hearted challenge that will test the limits of their skills and creativity.
This year, the theme “Fusion of Produce and Floral” celebrates IFE’s collaboration with United Fresh and for the first time, designers will be challenged to incorporate fresh produce into their floral designs! Competitiors will choose from an array of fresh cut floral and fruits and vegetables to create an innovative display that celebrates color and flavor
And the winner is– Joe Lesczynski of Phillips Flowers