188体育投注United Floral Inc. or “UFI” is owned by its parent company – United Floral Holdings Inc. “UFH” – the holding company that also owns the land and buildings that UFI uses. The two buildings owned by UFH are located 25 minutes from downtown Vancouver on 12.5 acres and have a combined 265,000 square feet of warehouse and office space used in the floral industry. The parent company also leases a portion of its buildings to the Vancouver flower auction “United Flower Growers” a cooperative of BC flower growers.
188体育投注United Floral Inc. was created in June 2016 when the wholesale divisions of United Floral Holdings Inc. were combined with Kirby Floral Inc. (“Kirby Signature”) a well-established local wholesaler. The new company has more than 35 years of history in the floral wholesale and supply business moved over from the founding companies and includes the most experienced and successful managers and personnel in the British Columbia floral wholesale trade. With more than 90 full and part time employees – UFI operates in 2 main divisions – fresh flowers and supplies. It also has a focus on education and design with several floral design shows and workshops conducted in its facilities that include a new education center.
In its fresh flower and supply divisions, UFI has 5 full time buyers who are continuously looking for the best – sourcing flowers and supplies from around the world. Its sales personnel are well known and respected and work hard to find the right solutions for its customers. UFI has divisions that focus on local British Columbia floral product catering to the florist and grocery trade often in a partnership with the Vancouver flower auction. Through other divisions, it gives its customers availability of imported floral product from around the world. It is known as the premier supplier of the highest quality flowers and supplies in Western Canada.