Carithers Flowers named Best Florist in AroundAbout East Cobb Readers Choice Awards

Carithers Flowers was recently named “Best Florist” in the AroundAbout East Cobb Magazine’s 2011 Reader’s Choice Awards. AroundAbout East Cobb readers were invited to vote for their favorite businesses in a wide variety of Reader’s Choice categories. More than 28,000 people voted in this annual selection! Charles Carithers, owner of Carithers Flowers, takes immense pride in his company and is honored and thrilled to be named “Best Atlanta Florist” from his peers, customers, and readers of AroundAbout East Cobb Magazine. The award-winning Carithers team of talented designers and customer service representatives is available online or in person to assist you with all of your floral gift needs and offers express delivery around the globe! They partner with a group of “earth friendly” family farms supplying the freshest flowers from fields around the world. About Carithers Flowers Carithers Flowers, voted Atlanta’s Best Florist by Consumers Choice, is recognized as one of the Top 25 Florists in the Nation by FTD. The company was started in 1973 by founders, Larry & Jane Carithers.  Their customers and partners include many Fortune’s 1,000 companies, well-known retail brands, celebrities, and families who have patronized Carithers for three generations.  Award winning florist, Charles Carithers perpetuates the [...]

Thank your Administrative Professional with a Flower Bouquet

Administrative Professional’s Day is Wednesday, April 27. Show your administrative support staff how much you appreciate them by sending a beautifully designed Carithers Flowers floral arrangement to the administrative professionals in your workplace. Administrative Professional’s Day is an unofficial U.S. holiday created in 1952 by the International Association of Administrative Professionals to honor the vocation nationwide. It is the most recognized office “holiday” in the workplace. According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor, there are approximately 8.9 million people in the workforce with an administrative professionals title, be they secretaries, administrative assistants, receptionists, or office managers. From maintaining records to managing schedules and interacting with clients, vendors, and visitors, administrative professionals are the backbone of every good organization. Show your appreciation for their hard work by sending an artfully designed Carithers Flowers floral arrangement to the secretary, office manager, or administrative assistant in your workplace. A thoughtful bouquet of flowers is a great way to say “thank you”. With same-day delivery and a large selection of options to fit every price range, Carithers Flowers can create a truly special floral arrangement for the employees that assist you in the day-to-day operations of your company. Carithers Flowers has the perfect gifts [...]

Carithers Flowers is a leader in eco-friendly flower farming

Carithers Flowers is recognized as a leader in the floral industry’s efforts to implement eco-friendly, sustainable flower farming. The award-winning Atlanta florist is dedicated to working with environmentally responsible farms that meet and exceed developing international goals for eco-farming and social responsibility. When you shop Carithers, you help support our farming partners and their “earth friendly” family farms supply the freshest flowers from fields around the world. Carithers green and sustainability programs are the most expansive and progressive in the business. Working one-on-one with select family growers around the globe, Carithers  will continue to lead the way as the industry completes comprehensive initiatives for fair trade, sustainability, carbon monitoring, and organic certification.   Carithers Flowers, voted Atlanta’s Best Florist by Consumers Choice, is recognized as one of the Top 25 Florists in the Nation by FTD. Founded in 1973, Carithers Flowers’ customers and partners include many Fortune’s 1,000 companies, well-knowns retail brands, celebrities, and families. The Carithers’ difference is to help their customers recognize, celebrate, and share the special moments and special people in their lives.  Discover why Carithers is voted best florist in Atlanta year after year. For more information, please visit www.carithers.com. Call Carithers Flowers at (404) 418-7443 or go [...]

Return of the Tulips

March ushers in the onset of spring and the return of the tulip. Simple in bloom and bold in color, the tulip is one of the world’s most popular and most recognizable flower. Their distinctive shape makes for a stunning table display when grouped alone or combined with any other flower. They also create a manificent fresh-cut bouquet sure to deliver happiness to each recipient. Tulips are unique in the fact that they bend, twist, and turn toward a light source – appearing to waltz to and fro in their vase. Every day, tulips have a different look and make for an ever-changing display! With nearly 110 varieties, tulips are grown in gardens, used as potted plants, or as fresh-cut flowers. They are stunning when displayed on their own or paired with a variety of other fresh flowers. They are the perfect gift to celebrate birthdays, congratulations, new baby, or send to family and friends. Besides the dahlia, tulips come in more colors than any other flower. Give the gift of farm-fresh tulips from Carithers Flowers and deliver a taste of spring anytime! Call Carithers Flowers at (404) 418-7443 or go to www.carithers.com today to place your Holland [...]

Carithers Flowers Offers Gift Baskets for Every Occasion

In addition to its award-winning floral arrangements, Carithers Flowers offers exceptional gift baskets to fit every occasion. When someone receives a gift basket from Carithers Flowers, an ordinary day becomes a day of indulgence. Carithers’ passion for delivering only the finest, overflowing gift baskets brimming with delicious foods, desserts, cookies, and treats is sure to have your recipient thinking they’ve been bestowed with the crème de la crème of gift baskets. Gift baskets are the perfect present for the hard-to-buy for person on your shopping list. Carithers Flowers offers an abundant selection of gift baskets tailored to special occasions or themes. Birthday “cakes” made of flowers, garden totes, spa packages, new baby baskets, and even a gentleman’s cigar chest are just a few samples of the plentiful collection that can be found at www.carithers.com or by calling (404) 418-7443. An artfully arranged selection of products adorned with beautiful ribbons in stylized containers makes Carithers gift baskets just as beautiful as they are useful. A family member, friend, client, or colleague with even the most discerning taste is sure to appreciate the thoughtfully chosen and well-packaged gift baskets that Carithers Flowers has to offer. Voted Best Atlanta Florist, Carithers Flowers offers [...]

Carithers Flowers – Award Winning Atlanta Based Florist

Carithers Flowers Atlanta's Premier Florist 770-980-3000 Carithers Flowers has been serving the Atlanta and Atlanta metro area for more than 37 years. The company is a second generation, family owned business. The current owner and President is Charles Carithers (Pictured above on the left).  Our firm offers same day delivery to Acworth, Alpharetta, Atlanta, Atlantic Station, Avondale, Buford, Buckhead, Canton, Cumming, Crabapple, Dawsonville, Dahlonega, Decatur, Duluth, Fairburn, Forest Park, Jonesboro, Kennesaw, Marietta, Midtown, Newnan, Norcross, Peachtree City, Roswell, Sandy Springs, Smyrna, Stockbridge, Stone Mountain and Woodstock. Recent Awards and Honors Founders, Larry and Jane Carithers worked non-stop to bring a higher standard of gifting to Metro Atlanta. Today, Carithers is recognized by the industry's prestigious "Top 20" National Florist award. Carithers has been multiyear recipients of the Consumer's Choice Award, recipients of The Atlanta Journal and Constitution "Readers' Choice Award", featured in numerous national magazines, and most recently voted Atlanta's Best Florist by Atlanta Magazine 2007. Numerous national honors include decorating for five U.S. Presidential Inaugurals, the 2004 Las Vegas world record-setting banquet seating over 10,000. While Carithers Flowers is locally owned and operated in Atlanta, we routinely handle flower and gift basket delivery throughout the United States. We are part of the TelaFlora network and FTD networks [...]

Say it with Flowers: A Man’s Guide to the Fine Art of Giving Flowers

“Flowers are love’s truest language.” – Park Benjamin Sending flowers to your wife, girlfriend, or love interest is a natural way to express your feelings – without even saying a word. A spontaneous gift of flowers not only shows that special someone how much you care about them, but also shows how thoughtful and caring you are as a partner. Consumer research shows that 92% of women remember the last time they received a bouquet of flowers, and 89% say receiving flowers makes them feel special. Don’t wait for a special occasion to send your sweetheart a bouquet of flowers. Women often expect to receive flowers on birthdays, anniversaries, and on holidays like Valentine’s Day or Mother’s Day, but surprising them with a floral delivery “just because” will leave a lasting impression. Go the extra mile and forgo the generic store-bought bouquet from your local grocer or market. Rely on the team at Carithers Flowers in the Atlanta metro area create a floral arrangement specifically suited for your special someone. You can never go wrong with roses. But if you really want to impress your special lady, think outside the box and tailor the arrangement to fit both your sentiment [...]

By | 2010-07-08T09:53:05+00:00 July 8th, 2010|Gifts for All Ocasions|0 Comments

The 411 on Tulips: Fun Facts and Care Information

Tulips are easily one of the most recognized and beloved flowers. Their unique shape and multiple meanings make this cheerful bud an excellent choice when sending flowers. Though there are nearly 110 varieties of tulips, we are accustomed to the colors and shape of the Holland tulip, most often seen during the spring months. They are grown in gardens, used as potted plants, or as fresh-cut flowers. History Tulips grow best in climates with long, cool springs and early summers, but are often grown as spring blooming annual plantings in warmer areas of the world. The tulip is most often associated in origin with the Netherlands, but it actually derived from the Arabic parts of the Mediterranean and North Africa. Meaning Much like the rose, the meaning of a tulip varies depending on the color of the bud. The general tulip is a symbol of love. Red tulips are often seen as a declaration of ones love to the receiver. During the Victorian era, when the language of flowers was at its peak in popularity, one could answer the giver by taking the tulip with his or her right or left hand – the right hand accepted the romantic gesture [...]

Jump Start Your Relationship

 Carithers Flowers Atlanta's Premier Floral Designer Voted number one Florist in Atlanta by NBC  770-980-3000 Carithers Flowers is slowly winding down from an incredibly busy Mothers Day week. We were proud that so many Atlantan's decided to utilize our services in order to supply their Mom's with a big smile last week. In fact, we delivered smiles all over the Atlanta metropolitan area. Results from the "Favorite Mom's" contest will be forthcoming very soon. Voting was heavy and we were really excited to see so many people participate in the event. 10 Ways to Jumpstart Your Relationship Today Going the distance in a long-term relationship can seem daunting, especially in a world where moods change often and the notion of disposable seems to be the norm. If you are training for the marathon of marriage rather than the sprint of a casual relationship, there are a number of ways to stay on track and enjoy each mile marker even more than the last. Here are ten ways to consider jumpstarting your relationship today. 1.      Action and adventure. The best way to get rid of any stale feelings is to try something new together. Plan time to learn a new [...]

By | 2010-05-12T17:57:40+00:00 May 12th, 2010|Carithers Retail, Gifts for All Ocasions|0 Comments

Mothers Day Is May 9th

Carithers Flowers Voted Atlanta's Number 1 Florist by NBC! Mothers Day Is Fast Approaching What do you plan to do to help your Mom enjoy and celebrate Mothers Day this year? Whatever you decide, just remember that this is an extremely important day for your Mom. She has devoted her life to ensuring that you have been given every advantage that a loving Mom can provide. You are the center of her universe and you are her primary focus 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. It truly doesn't matter whether you live in Atlanta, Georgia and she lives in Albuquerque, New Mexico, she thinks about you every moment. She worries about you being happy and prays that you are safe. There is nothing stronger than a Mothers love for her child. This year, Carithers Flowers has decided to conduct a "Favorite Mothers" contest. To participate, you only have to visit the Carithers Flowers web site and place your vote. There are great prizes for the winners. Here are the facts about the contest.   Your Mom could be "Atlanta's Favorite Mom 2010" With Mother's Day just around the corner it's time once again to name Atlanta's Favorite [...]

By | 2010-04-29T17:31:24+00:00 April 29th, 2010|Gifts for All Ocasions, Mothers Day|0 Comments