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Astra Florists

Business for Sale: This is an amazing opportunity to own your own floral business and put your creativity to work for you. This established shop in Eglinton west area has been in business for over 70 years with an extensive client list, repeat customers and weekly
co-corporate orders. Stock is negotiable including one walk in fridge and a display fridge.

Come and put your creativity to work for you. Please call Diane if you have more questions.
Phone: 905 439-2361

The New Leaf Florist

The New Leaf Florist is a premier downtown floral shop located near Yonge and Bloor. We are accepting applications for 2 part-time positions. Our corporate clientele expect the best in service and design. We work as a team and expect hard work, efficiency, professionalism and respect. Qualified applicants will be contacted for an interview and will be asked to work with us for a few hours as a "tryout".

Duties/qualifications will include:

  • Processing flowers, plant care, customer sales, basic floral designing and general store duties.
  • Excellent English, both verbal and written are a MUST.
  • Must be flexible with hours, including Saturdays and long hours during the busy holiday seasons.
  • Must be able to work in a physical, fast-paced environment.
  • Can learn quickly and retain information.
  • Computer knowledge a must.

Prefer a graduate of CIFD or someone with at least one year shop experience. Please send a cover letter and resume to:
Position available immediately.

Flower Parade

Looking for junior or senior designer to fill a full-time position in a busy Mississauga flower shop. Basic floral design as well as basic computer skills are required. Spoken and basic written English is a must. The perfect candidate will understand the retail floral industry and
workload (weekends, occasional evenings, etc).

For more information please contact Roxy at Flower Parade or 905-277-4490

The Flower Market Waterdown

The Flower Market Waterdown is a retail boutique located in the centre of Waterdown Village and will be opening September 2016. We are looking for a creative & enthusiastic Floral Designer to design professional, top quality, creative floral arrangements and custom arrangements upon requests from customers. This position requires expert product knowledge, completion of a floral design certificate/diploma, 2+ years of professional floral design experience and exceptional customer service skills. The successful candidate must also be comfortable conducting floral design workshops for our customers. Currently we have two part-time positions available. Rate of pay is determined by the candidates experience.

The Floral Designer will be responsible for the following duties:

  • Prepare, arrange & design top quality custom floral arrangements
  • Provide superior customer service & satisfaction
  • Manage the cleanliness of the stock, store and cooler
  • Create & maintain attractive store displays
  • Conduct in-store floral design workshops
  • Design & create store signage

The Floral Designer must possess the following skills/qualities:

  • Expert product knowledge
  • 2+ years of professional floral design experience
  • Completion of floral design certificate/diploma an asset
  • Previous customer Service experience
  • Strong verbal communication skills
  • Public speaking skills & ability to instruct a small group on floral design
  • Artistic skills to create store signage is an asset
  • Demonstrate excellent teamwork, interpersonal skills, and commitment to the success of the team
  • Be available to work extra hours during peak floral holidays

To apply, please send your cover letter, resume & six photos of your recent designs to . Applicants that are contacted to come in for an interview will be asked to demonstrate design skills and flower knowledge during the interview.

Burlington Flower shop/market for sale

This flower shop/market has been in business for 8 years in Burlington, and is run from a very well located plaza at the corner of Guelph line and New Street in Burlington. The owner has chosen after the birth of her second child that raising 2 children under the age of 2 and running a store full time does not work for her. The business currently employs 4 full time staff and works out of a 4000 square feet store. The business is known for its European hand tied bouquet's and full selection of fresh cut flowers and potted plants. The business does weddings, funerals and all other events.

• Annual sales are $500.000+
• Lease is $16.50 per square feet annual all in.
• No FTD or Teleflora was ever used here.
• Lots of free parking in front of store.
• Lots of free staff parking in back of store.
• Indoor parking for minivan or such in back of store. (great for winter and summer)
• Large walk-in cooler.
• Adjustable carts/racks
• Covered sidewalk in front of store.
• POS system and full website with ecommerce.
• Tim Horton and Shoppers drug mart are in the same plaza.
• The owner is more than willing to stay on for however long needed.
• The owner has never been open on Sunday , (the busiest day according to neighboring businesses)
• Asking price $150.000.--

Business profile and detailed financial information available upon signing confidentiality agreement. This is a turnkey business with lots of opportunity to increase sales.

Serious inquiries please contact Ben at 647-226-0379


Downtown flower shop has an opening for a full-time, experienced floral designer. Must be creative and resourceful, and be able to communicate well with customers. Working knowledge of the FTD Mercury system would be useful. Position requires weekend work.

Please fax resume to King West Flowers at (416) 203-3036 or email to

Compensation commensurate with experience.

Everything must go!

Floral and Gift Shop closing Aug 31, 2016 . Vases, décor items, culinary gifts up to 75% off, greeting cards $1. Best reasonable offer on all store fixtures/lighting

10AM to 6PM daily. Only THREE WEEKS LEFT

8199 Yonge St, Thornhill
Phone: 905 889-2538

Flower Trends

Experienced florist needed to help run a high end flower shop in a mall.

1 Promenade Circle
Thornhill. ON
L4J 4P8

Phone: 416 877 5515

Appleby Family Florists

Flower/Gift Store For Sale in Beautiful Burlington

Appleby Family Florists was born 33 years ago. From infancy to maturity this store has maintained a loyal clientele and is constantly attracting new customers! Located in a very busy mall at the corner of Appleby Line and Fairview Street. The store provides a variety of arrangements for Birthdays, New Baby, Proms, Special Events, Weddings and Funerals. This turnkey business has 1,211 sq ft of space which comprises a generous gift section and design/work area. Included with purchase are a 6 door cooler, 2 new POS Systems, new printer and fax machine and many other chattels. The seller requests that you do not go directly to the store or contact the staff.

Contact James Choporis, Royal Lepage Terrequity Realty,
416-892-7176 or Maurizio Totino, Royal Lepage Terrequity Realty,

Bloominghill Flowers

Our Team is Growing! Looking for friendly, outgoing, hard working people to join our team. Currently we have two (2) positions open, floral designer and general floral shop assistant. Both positions are part time.

Potential candidates are:

  • Responsible and reliable
  • Comfortable standing for long hours
  • Able to lift and move large items/buckets/vases
  • Has strong communication skills and a positive friendly attitude
  • Has open availability (days/evenings/weekends)

If applying for floral designer position:

  • MUST HAVE 2+ years floral experience
  • ability to create a variety of items (handtied bouquets, vase arrangements, wedding and funeral work etc.)

If interested please email resume and cover letter. Please specify whether you are applying for floral designer position or general labour position.

Look forward to hearing from you.

Bloominghill Flowers
1724 Avenue Rd.
Toronto, ON.
M5M 3Y6

Unique Floral and Garden Boutique requires creative individual to join our family. Candidate must be familiar with all aspects of floral design including sympathy, everyday and wedding work and be willing to develop and hone their skills. Excellent customer service is essential as daily customer interactions take place in our open design environment. For experienced candidates the development of management opportunities exist.

King’s is Boutique Floral and Garden store situated in beautiful Norfolk County. Physical store is situated in a 125 year old driveshed and surrounded with landscaped gardens. In addition to the growing core floral business, specialty annuals are grown and the showroom features a unique mix of home and garden decor.

This is a full time position and wages are commensurate with experience. Incentives and benefits are also negotiable. Please send inquiries and resumes to or via mail to:

King’s Flower and Garden
652 Norfolk St. S
Simcoe, Ontario
N3Y 4K1