February 9, 2024Anmol Nagpal

Ferns N Petals expects to see 45% sales surge on Valentine's Day

As Valentine's Day approaches, Vikaas Gutgutia, Founder and MD of Ferns N Petals (FNP) expects an impressive 45-50% surge in sales compared to the previous year.

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Certain categories like gift hampers and personalised products are poised to experience exceptional 100% growth.

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A shift in consumer preferences towards unique and exclusive gifts, such as personalised flower bouquets and hampers, Vikaas Gutgutia said in a media interview.

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The company is seeing an average growth rate of 40% which witnesses a 2X surge in demand during occasions like Valentine’s Day.

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There has been an increase in the number of wedding celebrations this season compared to the previous year. During the few months of the season, FNP Weddings saw a turnover of 70%.

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In the upcoming months, hopefully, the government will address key concerns affecting the gifting industry and beyond.

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A reduction in GST on delivery charges, currently set at 18%, would greatly alleviate the burden on consumers, making gifts more accessible.

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Additionally, an increase in the income tax slab would inject more spending power into the economy, fostering consumption and aiding in inflation control.

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