Bronx florist blooms during coronavirus pandemic as people find new ways to connect

People are finding new ways to connect during the coronavirus pandemic and one Bronx florist says business is “blooming.”

News 12 Staff

Apr 21, 2020, 2:11 AM

Updated 1,491 days ago

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People are finding new ways to connect during the coronavirus pandemic and one Bronx florist says business is “blooming.”
Frankie, the co-owner of Fabulous Flowers in Throgs Neck, says they are making around 200 deliveries a day. Before the pandemic, they made between 20 and 30 deliveries a day.
With social distancing guidelines in place, Frankie says there is less help inside the shop and orders are only allowed through delivery to keep everyone safe.
He says he finds calm in knowing that his flowers are bringing comfort in difficult times.
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