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Here we talk all things vending, from what’s going on behind-the-scenes and new trends in the vending world to ideas that we have for your vending company.
London really is the best city in the world when the sun comes out. It's been said before but we really do believe that. So we are so completely thrilled that it seems to finally be Spring in London. New Beginnings Spring gives people hope, it represents a new...read more
It's National Gardening Week! And what a better way to celebrate than to give you a little insight into our founder Andrew's marvellous London garden. Bromeliad and acid green Euphorbia. Spotted Laurel. How wonderful is this tree fern about to burst into new fronds?...read more
We love a reason to celebrate with family & friends but with that can often come the stresses of entertaining, especially if you are hosting a big group. You need to think about what to cook, how clean the house is, who drinks what, how to set the table, where to...read more
Ronald McDonald House Guy’s and St Thomas’ are a charity that provides free home away from home accommodation for families with children in the Evelina London Children’s Hospital and St Thomas’ Neonatal Ward. The House enables seriously ill children to have...read more
We all know the feeling of having a beautiful bouquet only for it to wilt a few days later. Whilst it is the way that nature works, there are some ways to help prolong the life of that bouquet a little more. Therefore, we have decided to share a few more of our tips...read more
Mother’s Day is just around the corner - this Sunday, in fact! But if you don't already have her card written and present wrapped and ready to go, never fear! We have a few last minute Mother's Day gift ideas for you. We believe that it really is the thought that...read more
Over this Valentine's Weekend, we felt a lot of love from the British mainstream press who developed a strong interest in our little Blackfriars flower vending machine in London. This was thanks to our ongoing partnership with Start-Up Loans who often chart our...read more
'Tis the season to give roses. But have you ever wondered where this tradition stems from? Believe it or not, roses have played an important role in civilization for centuries. They were known as a symbol for love, celebration, and beauty. Today, the rose...read more
With news last week of scientists successfully producing a beautiful zinnia in space, we have been thinking about all of the ways that nature and technology can co-exist. At Rockflower, we focus on combining the beauty of the nature with the convenience of technology...read more
Name: Anna Peña Martinez Position: Former Project Manager With Rockflower: October 2012 - January 2014. Tell us about yourself. I currently live north of London, but I have lived in other European cities and I’ve been lucky enough to travel and live abroad since I was...read more
Whatever your floral taste, Christmas is a great time to show off your creative talents to friends and family. Even though Christmas tends to be a time for practicing tradition, we believe that adding a new twist to your festive tablescape is a fun way to bring in the...read more
Another week, another great press mention for us. This time it came all the way from New Zealand, our lovely founder Andrew's home country. Viva is a weekly magazine that comes in The New Zealand Herald every Wednesday and was named Best Newspaper Magazine at the 2015...read more