All posts for the month January, 2011

Orange roses on Valentine’s Day Fashion Show

Welcome to the last day of our video series, “Valentine’s Day Fashion Show.” Today, we feature Rio Oranges. We want to thank everyone for watching our video series and we want to know what you think! Where these videos helpful? What would you like to see more or less of? Post your comments below. We […]

Yellow roses on Valentine’s Day Fashion Show

Don’t forget your friends this Valentine’s Day! In today’s episode of our video series, “Valentine’s Day Fashion Show,” Raul Marrero discusses Yellow, Lavender, and Bi-Color roses. So many roses, so little time… Be sure to come back tomorrow for the last episode of this series and who knows, there may even be a link to […]

Pink Roses on Valentine’s Day Fashion Show

Welcome back to day 3 of our Rio Roses video series “Valentine’s Day Fashion Show.” Today we feature Light Pinks, Hot Pinks, Novelty Pinks, and Pink Bi-Colors. Need a great substitute for the sold-out Sweet Unique? Curious on what the best-selling hot pink variety is in Europe? Raul Marrero answers these questions and many more […]

Rio Rose Fashion Show Features White Roses

Thanks for watching yesterday’s “Valentine’s Day Fashion Show” featuring Red roses.  Today we continue the Fashion Show with  White, Cream, Green and Bi-Color roses.  See the show-stopping rose varieties that are sure to please the pickiest of customers. Have questions about any of these varieties? Post your questions or comments below! Come back tomorrow where […]

“Valentine’s Day Fashion Show” Video Series

Having trouble deciding which varieties to pre-book for this Valentine’s Day? Well, stick around this week for our video series showcasing approximately 60 rose varieties available for this Valentine’s Day. Join our VP of Sales & Marketing, Raul Marrero, as he hosts the Rio Roses “Valentine’s Day Fashion Show.” Here’s the schedule for our series:  Monday – Reds […]

Manage your own Groupon Store

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Groupon Stores Welcome to the final installment of this week’s theme, Social Networks that promote in-store traffic. In November 30, 2010, Groupon announced its new feature, Groupon Stores. Basically, you can create a virtual store, have customers follow you to keep up with new products and offers, and offer Groupon deals as often as you […]

Don’t be a square, get on Foursquare!


  Foursquare Foursquare came into the scene in 2009 and as of November 2010, it claims 5+ million users. Foursquare adds a layer of gaming to its location-based social networking by allowing users to earn badges, points, and mayorships for checking into locations. Furthermore, Foursquare offers a tips section where users can leave public comments […]

What’s the Deal with Facebook?


Facebook Places and Deals  In November 2010, Facebook introduced Deals for businesses as a robust addition to its Places feature. Offering 4 different types of deals, Facebook allows you to reward new customers with in store coupons for checking-in at your location via Places. Businesses can also reward multi-check-ins to increase customer loyalty. Watch this […]

Location, Location, Location… 3 Social Networks that promote in-store traffic


If you are like many businesses, you’re looking for ways to turn your online fans into real consumers of your products and services. How can you maximize your bottom line with the help of social media? One way is to take advantage of location based social networks. We will look at 3 examples of such […]