The story of J.W. Knoppert & Zn goes back to 1896 when grandfather Knoppert started a horticultural business in Honselersdijk in Westland. The Knoppert family has the ....
Coming home is more fun then going away, especially when you leave and 3 boys tell you it’s really going fine when I’m not home. The recent weeks I was with Ron on a tour to promote the FlowerSense platform and the ROOTS® concept. FlowerSense has become an extension of myself, its a yourney of learning and confidence. I discover more and more life brings a lot of fun if you let things happen. The unknown is a challenge and I meet so many nice friendly people.
While visiting growers in Kenya I hear my boys have invited Grandpa and Grandma for dinner, I feel proud they take their responsibility without telling them.
A week later I’m at a show in Norway to tell the story of the growers to the florists and I realize flowers connects people. Together we can make the world a little bit more beautiful. Flowers gives us a chance to change peoples emotions.
Copenhagen, Oslo, Amsterdam, Nairobi. I did it and I enjoyed it. I have spoken a lot of growers at the Trade Fair and I know I have promised to contact you. I’m coming in the new year because this journey is far from finished ……… Now I will first enjoy my happy place at home and share quality time together with my family. Good to be at home!