National Magazine Floriology Celebrates CitiFloral

Even in one of the largest, most populated and most bustling cities in the world, the success of a retail business can often come down to building and enhancing local ties in the surrounding community. CitiFloral, a fixture for more than 30 years in the Yorkville section of Manhattan’s Upper East Side, embodies the very . . . → Read More: National Magazine Floriology Celebrates CitiFloral

CitiFloral Strives to Serve Its Hospital Patients — Even Including Changing Lenox Hill’s Delivery Policy

CitiFloral – A Little Shop of Flowers is located in the epicenter of some of the finest medical institutions in the world–and definitely in New York. As a result, a significant portion of our business is concentrated on dealing with these hospitals, their patients, and their staff–especially the people responsible for internal delivery of flowers . . . → Read More: CitiFloral Strives to Serve Its Hospital Patients — Even Including Changing Lenox Hill’s Delivery Policy

Our Mission is to Express Comfort with Flowers

A florist’s mission is to help express comfort with the gift of flowers. It looks like we did just that for good customer whose floral arrangement brought cheer to a friend in the hospital. She shared these thoughts with us:

I just wanted to thank you again for the beautiful flower arrangement that you delivered . . . → Read More: Our Mission is to Express Comfort with Flowers

The Florist on Bedpan Alley

CitiFloral is located on York Avenue in the Yorkville section of the Upper East Side of Manhattan. We are near many of the major world-famous hospital centers of New York–including New York Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Hospital, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, and Hospital for Special Surgery. Lenox Hill Hospital is also nearby.

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Rosh Hashanah Flower Arrangements

CitiFloral will be celebrating Rosh Hashanah, Jewish New Year, with you this year. This important event in the Hebrew year begins this Sunday evening, October 2, 2016 and ends October 4. The High Holy Days culminate with Yom Kippur, the Day of Atonement, on October 12.

We can provide the perfect gift of flowers . . . → Read More: Rosh Hashanah Flower Arrangements

Lenox Hill Hospital Flower Delivery

CitiFloral is strategically located to serve the floral needs of patients in Manhattan’s major hospitals and their admirers. We deliver our gifts of cheer every day of the week. As a result of our efforts, CitiFloral is pleased to announce that Lenox Hill Hospital is now accepting flower deliveries on Saturday and Sunday.

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Watch for our new flower delivery van!

CitiFloral welcomes the newest member of our family: Our new floral delivery van ready to carry our flowers and our message through the streets of Manhattan.Our hats off to Liz Santoro-Frieda of Vinyl Images for the artwork on our van and Joyen Pendowski for creating our logo.

Our New van

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New York Botanical Garden presents Orchid Evenings

If you are in the New York area of if you are planning on visiting New York, make sure you buy tickets for one of the Orchid Evenings at the New York Botanical Gardens. Enjoy a complementary cocktail, live music and a stroll through the Botanical Gardens exhibit of Orchids. What a great way to . . . → Read More: New York Botanical Garden presents Orchid Evenings

Response to an online reviewer

Online Reviews are everywhere and we respond to them when we can. We have great ones and we have some not so great ones. Even we have a bad day or a misunderstanding. But sometimes a reviewer says something that just needs to be set straight not just for us, but for all of the . . . → Read More: Response to an online reviewer

What are your short-term growth plans….?

Question 5. What are your short-term (1-2 years) and long-term growth plans for the business? How will this grant contribute to your plan? Our objectives in the short and long term are congruent. Our business was more robust and effective when we our sales were consistent and growing. We could make more concrete plans for . . . → Read More: What are your short-term growth plans….?