What if you have just realized that it is your anniversary? Maybe you didn't quite glance at the calendar in the morning as you were already late for work. And you have just remembered it, like a shock, when you are seated comfortably at your desk and grumbling at your day's work. What will you do then? Of course you will call your beloved to wish him or her. But, is that all? Why, of course not. You can easily go over to an online florist's or a corporate gift store to arrange for a surprise gift when there is still some time. It is not that difficult to find an online flower delivery service than it is to find a reliable one. Yes, when you are about to send flowers, you have to be very careful, not to forget the flowers need to be delivered on the same day before time runs out and your partner is really disappointed with you. So better opt for such an online store which guarantees quick delivery services within a few hours.
However there are other things that you should be careful about as follows:
- Fresh bouquet - It is needless to mention that the images displayed in the online shopping stores look grand. But do they really look so beautiful when they are delivered to your beloved? Who can guarantee that? Of course it will be none other than the online florists themselves. So, it is absolutely essential that the website has a live chat option, a phone number and an active email id for you to get in touch with them anytime and anywhere. You can inquire about the freshness and quality of the bouquet that you are sending and how much time will it take to reach the doorstep of your beloved.
- Gift hampers - In some online florists', you will find attractive gift hampers with flowers and little things like chocolates and soft toys. If you can get such a pretty package for your spouse, no doubt he or she will be delighted with the surprise. So, why think? Just go for it and order it right away. If you are really lucky, you may come across a champagne package accompanied with fresh flowers as complementary.
- Additional gift sections - Okay, say you come across a site that serves as an online gift shop with flowers, jewelry, watches, show piece and other personalized gifts. No wonder, you will be more than delighted as then you will have the option to make up for your forgetfulness. But make sure that your flowers are delivered at the specified time. Gifts can wait a day or two. But flowers? No, they just have to be in time.
Online gift shopping is pretty interesting. It saves time, money and anxiety to a great extent. But, online shopping also has its own problems in terms of reliability and quality services. Go through the quick checklist below to make sure you are in good hands:
- See whether you are talking to a real person while ordering. No talking to computers can relive you of the tension your feel in such moments.
- Make sure the flowers are delivered in time before they wilt.
- Take care that you do not end up going beyond your budget limitations. Always have a clear assumption of how much you can spend.
- Try to go for the various offers and discounts that are available. No offers or discounts at the moment? Try our the attractive gift hampers to create more effect.
- Talk to the customer service and ask them whatever you deem necessary. Ensure that they are going to keep their word before you hand over the responsibility.
If you succeed in your plans, then there is simply no doubt that your partner will be more than delighted to receive your gift. Just imagine how beautiful your evening will be afterwards!
About the Author:
Alicia is a passionate writer who loves to write on a variety of topics. Her experience with online flower delivery in Nairobi
has been a good one and that is the reason she suggests you to try out sending flowers and corporate gifts in Kenya
through online stores to enjoy on-time services.