Special Service Supply

Edwin Huybers about Pylot:

"Already 51 greenhouses working with new data platform"

The Pylot data platform was launched at the Greentech. Already 51 greenhouses in 7 countries are working with the system, which was launched by Kubo at GreenTech. Thanks to the platform, growers can actually use th…

"All biological control in your pocket with new app"

All the biological control in your pocket, anywhere, anytime and instantly: Bioline Agrosciences has taken the challenge with theBioline App. The Bioline App is a mobile application developed by Bioline Agrosciences to help producers and distributors to implement their biocontrol programs in the best…

And an app with real-time price- and market information will be launched

By the end of 2020, all orders will be digitalized at Floriday

With “100% Floriday,” the cooperation will make it so that by the end of 2020, all supplies, for both the clock and the once going directly to retail, will go through Floriday and digital platforms. Besides digitalizing the direct transactions, a lot of work is being put in to connect the clock to…

"We're looking at a global crop protection protocol to support growers"

A new scouting tool – Natutec Scout – will be the focus of Koppert Biological Systems’ stand at this year’s International Floritrade Fair held annually at Vijfhuizen in the Netherlands from 6-8 November. Koppert’s Natutec Scout is currently being used by a number of tomato growers in the Netherlands. ‘Retail…

How to achieve success with Bright Lights Osteospermum

Proven Winners have three new additions coming to the Bright Lights line this spring—Bright Lights White, Bright Lights Purple and Bright Lights Berry Rose. These new varieties stand out by combining unique colors, better branching, fuller habit, and dual cold and heat tolerance for a sales window…

Steenks Service expands with new webshop

In recent months, the people at Steenks Service have been busy working behind the scenes on the development of their new webshop where they will sell parts. The webshop is online now, says Wouter Steenks. “In our webshop, you can find a variety of parts for a wide range of machines. We have everything…

"Help prevent fires and injuries by using your extension cords safely"

Many of the lights you’ll see on decorations this upcoming holiday season need electricity to power them. Often, decorators and designers turn to extension cords for help.…

Arno Eussen (ProfitableServices) invites entrepreneurs to create new business model:

'Sharing knowledge and service are a different ball game than just producing"

Arno Eussen, Freshprojects: "Knowledge is conjecture neutral." He recently launched the platform ProfitableServices, with which he wants to help entrepreneurs to look differently at knowledge sharing and service. How? Well, as a new business model. "In a recession, the orders for products are declining,…

LATAM Cargo to double operations between Colombia and U.S.

LATAM Cargo announced a significant increase in its operations in the Colombian and Peruvian markets. The expansion out of Colombia is expected to consolidate LATAM Cargo as one of the main players in the region’s largest export market. Meanwhile the additional services into Bogota and Lima will boost…

Turkey set to launch "land bank"

Turkey's New Economy Program aims to update the infrastructure on land planning by launching a land bank to determine inactive agricultural lands and putting them to productive use. The initiative was announced by the Turkish Minister of Finance and Treasury Berat Albayrak, within the measures to lower food inflation. With the…

Trade with more insight by using Insights

Meet Insights, the successor of FloraneXt. Insights provides real-time insight into price and market developments, making it easier to set a good price for clock presales and direct trade. The clear, graphic presentation of information also makes it easy to spot trends. Insights gives you all the…

Controlling the roof cleaner remotely without damaging the foil

Keeping the roofs of greenhouses clean is important for multiple reasons, but not in the least to allow light to penetrate with ease and help the produce grow. Making the process of cleaning the roofs of greenhouses easier and more accessible is one of the goals of Van der Waay. Their Top Cleaners can…

US (CA): Mavericks Renewables selects Procurant for greenhouse IoT solution

Procurant, a Silicon Valley technology company transforming the global food supply chain, today announced that Mavericks Renewable Energy, an energy-as-a-service provider for…

November 5, Vijfhuizen

Join the conversation on ‘Customer dynamics’

Do you know how buyers and consumers make their decision? How can the unconscious mind influence commercial relations and purchasing behaviours? And why getting a better grasp on customer dynamics is highly relevant to the floriculture supply-chain? To find out about this and more, register to Floriforum…

Rwanda boosts exports with air cargo agreement

Rwanda's National Carrier RwandAir has, on behalf of the Rwanda Government, entered into an agreement with Magma Aviation to ship up to 25 metric tons every Friday, starting 4th October 2019. The Boeing 747 freighter service launched concerns the route between Rwanda’s Kigali International Airport (KGL)…

Pascal Jongejan, SuperFlora, has 5 tips for the future process innovators

“The trick is to know exactly which person you can put on which job and what expertise you all bring to the table”

Pascal Jongejan (24) is a Supply Chain Planner at SuperFlora. With a few side jobs in the greenhouse – one of which at vegetable sprout specialist Koppert Cress – he has been working his way to the top of the horticultural sector even back when he was finishing his secondary education and his studies in…

University of Florida Greenhouse Training Online courses

Weed Management and Irrigation Water Quality & Treatment

On November 4th, the University of Florida will be starting Weed Management and Irrigation Water Quality & Treatment, the last two courses from the 2019 Greenhouse Training Online program at the University of Florida. Weed Management has approved CEUs in many states. Weed ManagementAn intermediate level…

US (IN): Greenhouse gives students opportunity to grow

The university has it’s very own greenhouse, utilized by students enrolled in classes such as Botany and Ethnobotany, located on the third floor of the Science Center.  Students gain first-hand experience observing plants, researching how they react in certain environments and producing plants that may be…

Photo report FloriDAY Event

"Stronger together, also online"

Floriday, the digital platform for the Dutch flower trade, is gaining traction. During the first FloriDAY Event, organized by Royal FloraHolland in Naaldwijk, that much became clear: 1373 active users and 3000 accounts. See the photo report here. Aad van den Enden was the first speaker. Aad took the well over five hundred…

Proven Winners launches packaged marketing solutions

Connect+ is a new program from Proven Winners that organizes their existing marketing services into a tiered yearly fee. The first tier remains free, including all of the benefits of becoming a Certified Proven Winners Retailer. Connect+ packages additional services to help your business with localized…

Webinar about inspiring more people to pursue plant careers

A new webinar titled "Promising Practices in Inspiring More People to Pursue Plant Careers" will be held by the American Society for Horticultural Science on October 10th,…

Freight Line Europe & CSI-Fresh

EORI code, Portbase, wooden pallets and crates - are you ready for Brexit?

On Wednesday, 25 September, Freight Line Europe (FLE) and CSO Fresh organized a Brexit meeting in the Netherlands. "We have to assume the UK will leave the EU at some point. We are, therefore, very pleased with the large turnout here, in Ridderkerk," says John de Boom of FLE. "Our goal is to make everyone aware…

Special Service Supply 2019

This month, there will be a new special on FloralDaily in which Service Supply will be the central topic. Related articles will be published in the newsletter on a daily basis in our international publications (HortiDaily and FloralDaily) and Dutch newsletters (BPnieuws and Groentennieuws). Service supply is a broad topic, which…


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