FLORALIFE® and OASIS® Grower Solutions Acquire Library of 20,000+ Research, Technical and Trade Journal Articles

KENT, OHIO – October 2018 – FLORALIFE® and OASIS®Grower Solutions, divisions of Smithers-Oasis Company, a worldwide leader in providing solutions throughout the plant and flower supply chain from propagation to consumer, have recently purchased a library database of research, technical and trade journal articles on horticulture-related topics. The database, a consortium of 40 years, contains more than 20,000 articles on ornamental plants, as well as fruits and vegetables, and can be searched by key words, …

OASIS® Grower Solutions Offers Terra Plug Bonded Growing Media Formulated with Soax® Advanced Wetting Agent

OASIS® Terra Plug with Soax® Advanced liquid wetting agent allows superior cutting hydration and uniform wetting and rewetting. KENT, OHIO – September 2018 – Oasis Grower Solutions, a division of Smithers- Oasis Company is now offering its OASIS® Terra Plug bonded media with Soax® Advanced liquid wetting agent that allows superior cutting hydration and uniform wetting and rewetting of the plugs. Terra Plugs are a bonded media made by loose filling propagation trays and stabilizing …

New FLORALIFE® “Flower Food for Thought” Packet Designs Inspire Consumers to Engage with Their Floral Purchases

Unique and fun flower food packet designs provide education for the entire floral industry. WALTERBORO, S.C. – September 2018 – FLORALIFE®, a division of Smithers-Oasis Company, and worldwide leader in providing solutions throughout the plant and flower journey from propagation to presentation, is launching “Flower Food for Thought” unique packaging designs for its flower food packets. The new program was developed to educate and engage consumers in their floral purchases and impart good care and …

OASIS® Grower Solutions Horticubes® Retail Pack Offers Growers Foam Media for Fast, Clean and Consistent Growing for Hydroponics

Oasis® Horticubes retail packs ideal for smaller and hobby growers, as well as larger growers to use for trials.. KENT, OHIO – August 2018 – Smithers-Oasis Company offers a new retail pack of its Oasis® Grower Solutions Horticubes® growing media, a lower density and higher drainage foam that is specially engineered for hydroponic seed germination of vegetables and herbs. Horticubes higher drainage design helps to maintain an ideal air-to-water balance, even under heavy watering conditions. …

OASIS® Grower Solutions Rootcubes Retail Pack Offers Growers Engineered Growing Media for Increased Rooting Success

Oasis® Rootcubes retail packs appeal to smaller and hobby growers. KENT, OHIO – May 2018 – Smithers-Oasis Company offers a new retail pack of its Oasis® Grower Solutions Rootcubes® foam media, an engineered growing media for increased rooting success. The new retail pack is availablein two sizes, a 104-count sheet and 50-count sheet, both containing two sheets of the foam media per box. Designed with smaller or hobby growers in mind, the Rootcubes packs are …

Smithers-Oasis Announces Cervantes as Oasis Grower Solutions Territory Sales Manager for Spain and Portugal

KENT, Ohio – May 2018 – Smithers-Oasis Company, a worldwide leader in providing solutions throughout the plant and flower supply chain from propagation to consumer, announces the appointment of David Cervantes to territory sales manager, Oasis Grower Solutions. In the position, Cervantes plans to develop new markets in Spain and Portugal, cultivate distributors and provide customer technical support. Prior to joining Smithers-Oasis Company, Cervantes was employed at Semilleros Vica plant in Almeria, Spain. “The appointment …

SMITHERS-OASIS ENTERS PURCHASE AGREEMENT WITH MILTON ADLER COMPANY

  KENT, OH (April 2, 2018) – Smithers-Oasis Company has entered into a purchase agreement with Milton Adler Company of Atlantic City, NJ, a longtime manufacturer and supplier to the floral industry, effective immediately. With this purchase, Smithers-Oasis continues to add to its wedding and seasonal gift items. The succession plan allows for a seamless transition of the quality products and services Milton Adler customers have come to expect including Atlantic, Stemson’s and Miss Petite …

Smithers-Oasis’ Floralife® Express Clear 100 is Verified by FloraHolland for Astilbe

Floralife® Express Clear 100 passes stringent testing to receive verification for Astilbe. HASSELT, Belgium – May 3, 2018 – Smithers-Oasis Company, a worldwide leader in providing solutions throughout the plant and flower journey from propagation to presentation, recently received verification from FloraHolland for its Floralife® Express Clear 100 for post-harvest astilbe care. FloraHolland, the world renowned floral auction located in TheNetherlands,  is a Dutch cooperative of growers and the largest floral auction in the world. …

Smithers-Oasis Company Announces Partnership with Agrilyst

Oasis® Grower Solutions products included in Agrilyst software to help growers manage their business and supply chain. KENT, Ohio – May 2018 – Smithers-Oasis Company, a worldwide leader in providing solutions throughout the plant and flower supply chain from propagation to consumer, announces its partnership with Agrilyst, leading provider of a software as a service (SaaS) product for greenhouses and vertical farms that allows growers to track crops, labor, inventory and other metrics. Oasis Grower Solutions …

Floralife® “Flowers Love Food Too!” Campaign Launches in Europe

New multi-platform marketing campaign promotes expanded Floralife® Express Technology product line in Europe HASSELT, Belgium – April 9, 2018 –Floralife®, a division of Smithers-Oasis Company, and worldwide leader in postharvest flower care and handling, announces a global integrated marketing promotion for its newly expanded Express Technology product line in Europe. The “Flowers Love Food Too!” campaign for Europe launches with a video that stresses the importance of proper hydration and nutrition for cut flowers, as well as …