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1800FLOWERS.com and FTD.com, were summoned by the US Senate Commerce Committee for records of their participation in post transactional marketing programs labeled "scams," "robbery" and â€œtheftâ€ by both angry consumers and US Senators.
Their nefarious practice left many consumers and florists feeling angry and betrayed. Local florists work hard to build a reputation based on trust and product quality. So, it is very disappointing when a third party (a supposed advocate of florists)Â is willing to risk the integrity of florists for their own gain.
In light of this information, Flower Shop Network has a few tips on how to make buying flowers online a good experience.
Look for a local telephone number and address. Not just a toll-free number.Â This will help you determine who is truly a localÂ florist in that city.
When placing an order read everything on the check out page. Look for any check marked sign up boxes.Â Make sure you really want to sign up for what is offered.
Look at the contact us page. The Contact page should have a local telephone number and address listed.
Verify that they are truly located in that area by calling the shop and asking questions. You can still place your order online.
Buying flowers online makes gift giving convenient. Buying flowers from a real local florist ensures your gift will be quality without compromise.