Daniel ordered what’s called a “country bundle” from 1-800-Flowers for his girlfriend. When we have flowers delivered, we’re not buying dead plant stems. If that were the case, there wouldn’t be such a large industry built around flower delivery. What we’re buying is the experience of dazzling our partner when they see the flowers.
For better or for worse, bosses don’t spend much time thinking about your needs and worrying about helping you with your career advancement. Bosses, like most people at work, are busy people with their own jobs, their own lives, and their own concerns.
Mother’s Day, one of our nation’s major flower-sending holidays, is coming soon. We don’t want to shame the industry over a whole new bouquet of crappy flower deliveries, but it’s inevitable every year. This May, we’re kicking off the festivities early with 1800Flowers, which is seemingly unable to send Lucy’s mom any tulips that aren’t dead.
The warmest springs on record caused flowers to bloom at their earliest dates in decades at two historic sites, according to new research. The findings, published online today (Jan. 16) in the journal PLoS ONE, show just how much climate change has altered ecosystems throughout the temperate areas of the United States.
By Ganaxi Small Cap Movers:Many leading funds, including Carl Icahn, GAMCO Investors, and T Rowe Price, filed forms 13-D and 13-G (and form 4) with the SEC last week (June 4nd to 8th, 2012), indicating that they had amended their ownership in U.S. traded public companies.
By Dividend Kings:Netflix (NFLX) provides and sells subscription services for TV shows and movies, offering customers the choice of receiving DVDs by mail, or streaming its available content through various smart devices in the home. Formerly a popular, high-flying growth stock, peaking near $300 per share in July of 2011, the company and the stock have fallen on hard times, and it currently trades around $73 per share.
Ganaxi Small Cap Movers submits:Chase Coleman has returned market-beating over 20% compounded returns since his fund inception in 2001. Its major new conviction buys and holds include online movie rental subscription service Netflix Inc.
Hundreds of Trefis members have created forecasts for two key drivers of Netflix’s (NFLX) stock over the last week: (1) Monthly Netflix Subscription Fee, (2) Netflix Subscribers. Their forecasts suggest that Monthly Netflix Subscription Fee and Netflix Subscribers will trend higher than the Trefis forecast.