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Thursday, July 30, 2009
GROWER SHOWS ARE BACK!
We are getting ready for 2 events that are always a big hit with customers and suppliers. GROWER SHOWS are planned for August 18th in Parma, Ohio and August 19th in Columbus, Ohio. Many of the world's premier flower producers will be displaying new varieties and industry favorites for you to see, touch, smell and ask those questions you have been afraid to ask directly to our growers and sales staff. There will be great show special pricing and show deals available ONLY at the show so don't miss out on a fun and profitable day.We will also offer discounts and deals on floral supplies! for more information contact CPF Parma at 216-898-3500 or CPF Columbus at 614-478-9905.
I am a 4th generation wholesale florist. My Great-Grandfather started my company, CPF, back in 1913. We now operate 11 distribution centers around the USA and a sales office in Bogota, Colombia. I have worked in the business for more than 33 years and currently serve as the companies President. My involvement in the flower industry includes being a former Board member of WFFSA, Former Board member of SAF, SAF Wholesale Council Chairman and SAF Government Relations Committee Chairman. AAF