• July 13, 2021

How to get the most out of your local flower delivery service

A few years ago, I was looking for an online flower delivery company that would let me order flowers in bulk and pick them up right where I wanted them.

I was frustrated by the slow delivery times and expensive prices.

But I was also very interested in finding out how online flower deliveries work. 

I ended up coming across the  FlowerSeed website, a service that lets you order flowers online and have them delivered to your door in a matter of minutes. 

For a couple of weeks, I worked with them and found out how easy it is to order flowers from anywhere in the world, and to pick them and deliver them to your doorstep. 

To help me understand how online flowers delivery works, I contacted the company and asked them to explain how they work.

The response came back with this email. 

“We do not have any direct contact with you,” it read.

“We only use our servers in our data centers to process your order.

We can be reached by phone or email, and our contact details are listed on the website.”

I wanted to see how this could be possible, so I contacted them directly.

The next day, I received a reply that was even more emphatic: “This is not a service for you.

The delivery of your flowers will be done on the servers of our data center.”

It sounded like the company had decided to make their delivery process even more difficult, by imposing stricter security measures.

The only thing the customer would see is the flower’s name and the time they will arrive.

The rest of the information would be kept confidential. 

But if I was to look at their FAQs, I discovered that they would have to use an app to send the flowers to the correct address, since the service requires an actual, physical address to deliver them. 

So, when the customer arrives at the correct location, he or she will be directed to a screen where the flowers are placed and a confirmation message will be displayed.

It reads, “Thank you for your order, we will try to get your order processed.

Please check your address and make sure the correct delivery address is given.” 

The customer is then directed to follow the instructions and pick up their flowers. 

Once they receive the flowers, they will be returned to their actual address, and the flower will be delivered to the customer’s doorstep.

How it worksIn addition to the security measures, the service also requires that all the flowers be shipped via a third party, which means that there’s no guarantee that they will reach their intended destination, and there’s little incentive for the customer to leave the delivery address. 

The flower delivery app is the only service I was able to get on Android, and I have to say, it was surprisingly easy to use.

I picked up my first delivery of the day from a website in my home city of New York City.

I was able see my order number, the delivery time, the date the flowers were supposed to arrive, and how many would be left on my doorstep.

It was very easy to complete the order, and I was rewarded with a note that read, “We will try our best to get it to you in time for your delivery.” 

It was almost like having a personal delivery service. 

In addition, I also got a little bonus: I was given the option of receiving my flowers on a prepaid basis, so that I didn’t have to pay extra for an additional fee. 

This was a good thing because it made the process even easier for me to fulfill my order, but it also meant that I had to pay a small premium for the service, since I didn�t have to wait for the flowers once I placed my order.

On the upside, there was a limit of four flower delivery flowers per customer, so there wasn�t any extra hassle with the delivery.

The company had two options for customers who didn�te order flowers, and both were more expensive than the one I chose. 

 For $9.95 per order, the company would ship flowers to your local area.

For $11.95 each, it would deliver flowers to my home, and for $15.95, it will deliver to a local flower supplier.

The flowers arrived in my mailbox within 24 hours, and my receipt said that I was notified that my order had arrived.

I chose to pay for both services. 

At this point, I wasn�ll say that I liked the service.

But the flowers came with the same sticker that was displayed on the company website, and it was hard to see the flowers on the actual delivery screen.

After I finished my order and received my flowers, I didn��t really care if the flowers arrived late or if the flower delivery wasn�nt exactly the way I wanted it.

But there was one more thing I wanted to make sure of: the flowers did not smell. 

My order came in with an odor