Napco, an industry leading provider of floral, garden, gift and seasonal decor products, will commemorate its 75th anniversary during a special celebratory event to be held on January 10, 2014 in Atlanta, Georgia. The celebration will continue on January 18th when BloomNet® and Napco host a Fresh Forum® at Napco’s Jacksonville, FL headquarters.
The January 10th event will coincide with the grand re-opening of a newly expanded, 7,000 square foot Napco showroom located at AmericasMart in Atlanta (showrooms: 17C 10-12, 17A 10-12). AmericasMart is also the host for the Atlanta International Gift & Home Furnishings Market, which will take place January 7-14, 2014. Visitors to the 75-year anniversary celebration and grand opening event at Napco’s Atlanta showroom on January 10th can enter for a chance to win a diamond pendent from Helzberg Diamonds, valued at nearly $1,000.00. The event will also feature promotional offers as well as the latest product designs and newest displays from Napco.
The Fresh Forum in Jacksonville, FL on January 18th will feature a special international guest, renowned German Master Florist Gregor Lersch, author of numerous books on floristry and a winner of many prestigious worldwide floral awards. During the Fresh Forum event, Mr. Lersch will present an exciting floral design program highlighting unique creations inspired by his global travels to more than 50 countries. The Fresh Forum will also highlight the latest products reflecting today’s hottest trends and the event will include presentations by industry experts who will share their knowledge and offer strategies for retail florists to grow their businesses.
Napco, a third-generation business, was founded in 1939 in the basement of a flower shop in Cleveland, Ohio. The company moved to Jacksonville, Florida in 1984. Napco sources top quality products from around the world while developing imaginative products through its in-house design team. Nearly 2,000 new items are added to the Napco line each year.