The greater value of expos in a globalised world

Since the first AIPH approved A1 international horticultural expo was held in 1960 - Floriade Rotterdam -, for the purpose of stimulating international trade...

Ecuador has a new sports hero: Richard Carapaz!

Cycling enthusiasts have probably noticed we have a new sports hero in Ecuador since last week: Richard Carapaz! After three weeks of hard work,...

The Colombian Bonanza: Exchange rate in the skies

Colombians have not been this happy in a while. The exchange rate is soaring, making it extremely profitable to sell in a foreign currency,...

Paolo Zacchera: some of our camellias are up to six metres

Paolo Zaccera is growing camellia, azalea and tea west of Lago Maggiore in Italy. His customers consist of garden centres and landscapers. He used...

‘Availability of aircrafts and aircraft space is a problem’

What stood out at IFTF this year was the large number of exhibitors from the main rose countries in the world: Kenya, Ecuador, Ethiopia...

Together with the grower we have to find the best solutions

Torben Fisker Olsen (43) is managing director of FloriPartner in Odense, Denmark. Floribusiness editor Peter van Leth spoke to him at the Florensis trip...