FloraHolland is to be the Headline Sponsor of this the AIPH International Grower of the Year Awards 2016, the International Association of Horticultural Producers (AIPH) has announced.
FloraHolland is the Dutch co-operative organisation for growers of horticultural products. It provides an open marketplace where suppliers of floriculture products and their customers can meet to do business, and also promotes flowers and plants; provides its own logistics and controls floriculture standards in The Netherlands.
AIPH Secretary General, Tim Briercliffe, commented, “FloraHolland is a major business in the ornamental horticulture industry. As an increasingly international organisation the partnership with the AIPH International Grower of the Year Awards is the perfect match and I am very much looking forward to working with them to promote to the world the very best ornamentals growers”.
Floris Olthof, Manager Cooperation & Communication, FloraHolland, added, “FloraHolland has been a member of AIPH for years. The cooperative also supports the Horticultural Entrepreneur Award where the most innovative and enterprising company from the horticultural sector is awarded. Winners of this competition are also recommended for the International Grower of the Year Award. We feel strongly about promoting innovation and successful entrepreneurship in this sector and warmly support both awards”.
The Awards which recognise best practice in ornamental horticultural production from all over the world, organised with founding partner FloraCulture International, invite growers of ornamental crops anywhere in the world to enter. The Awards Gala Dinner will take place at the Messe Essen on Thursday, 28 January 2016.
For more information visit: www.aiph.org/groweroftheyear
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