What the average Aussie will spend on Valentine's Day

UPS set to delivery 88m flowers this Valentine’s Day

UPS set to delivery 88m flowers this Valentine’s Day

It's down to the wire for you romantics out there trying to figure out what kind of flowers to get for your Valentine's Day sweetheart. Whereas many consider flowers as god's own salve, soothing mourning souls and human alike with its breathtaking beauty, appealing colors, and enchanting fragrance. With the holiday fast approaching, flower shops are gearing up for a busy week.

"People are picking up a lot of roses, bouquets, candy and balloons", said Zelda Crossman, owner of Zelda's Flower Studio, who noted there is definitely an increase in activity at her shop. "We have 20-30 really great delivery drivers and couriers and we'll have about 150 on Valentine's Day", Graunke said.

"What's the point? And customer services can't even say when you will be in touch following the complaint!"

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Traditionally, women receive the flowers but it's not the lady receiving the gift this time. And what better way to show that than with flowers, right? The orders were coming in too - predominately for dozens of roses - and by Friday, Melton expected she would have to put in a last minute order on Monday for more.

The projected Valentine's Day spending in the United States this year is $19.4 billion. "Hearts are always big for Valentine's Day, and so are diamonds". Fields has been a florist for over 30 years.

"Valentine's Day has become a holiday consumers take advantage of not only to spoil their loved ones but themselves", Prosper Executive Vice President of Strategy Phil Rist said. "We are definitely doing very well". CFM's floral event designers create some of the most creative and one of a kind flower arrangements in Southern California. The largest, the "phenomenal" contains 999 premium long stem Red Naomi roses and costs £4,999.99.

The jewelry store offers a package gift that includes a box of chocolates, a pair of earrings, and a live rose covered in gold.

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