Pomona, New York (PressExposure) December 07, 2009 -- Filipinos working abroad, or widely known today as OFWs or overseas Filipino workers, are known to send gifts aside from remittances back to the Philippines. Other than just making their loved ones happy, its also the only way for them to make them feel how much they love their family back home. These gifts are usually encased in an over-sized box known as Balikbayan boxes.
Balikbayan boxes would usually contain a number of things from gifts such as clothes, shoes, toys, perfumes, and electronics to items commonly used in the house such as toiletries and canned goods. However, there is one kind of gift that an OFW can give through these balikbayan boxes. And that is to send flowers philippines [http://www.flowersexpress.com.ph/packaging.aspx].
Flowers, although not as popular as a cellphone or a PSP, is still the kind of gift that everyone would like to give to their loved ones, particularly for their wife, kids, or girlfriend. Flowers are also popular as a gift for special celebrations such as wedding anniversaries, birthdays, Valentine's Days, and other important events. But because sending balikbayan boxes would usually take 3 weeks to 1 month, the flowers would have withered before it arrives.
Today, there are many ways in which an OFW could send flowers philippines [http://www.flowersexpress.com.ph/packaging.aspx], and that is through online flower shops set up across the Philippines. Online flower shops became popular across the world mainly because of the convenience it serves to people. Although online flower shops were set up mainly as a way to take orders simultaneously compared to the use of phones, online flower shops of today have been set up to provide full services along with delivery services.
For Filipinos working aboard, the introduction of online flower shops in the floral industry meant new ways of sending gifts to their loved ones back home. There are numerous online flower shops today based in the Philippines that could serve every Filipino across the world a way to send flowers back to their loved ones in the Philippines. Popular examples are Flowers Express and MyFlowerDepot.
Because of these online flower shops set up in multiple areas around the Philippines, Filipinos working abroad could easily send flowers philippines [http://www.flowersexpress.com.ph/packaging.aspx] to celebrate their wedding anniversaries, Valentine's Days, or as simple as to let their family and loved ones know that they love them and they are missing them.