McCarthy Flowers Acquisition of Flower Shop

McCarthy Flowers purchased Carter’s Flower in St Petersburg FL April 1st. This acquisition adds to the current two brands McCarthy is operating in the St Pete – Clearwater market, Jennies Flowers and Artistic Flowers.

Carters opened in 1956 and has distinguished themselves in the Wedding and Event sector. Terry Hagstrom, Carter’s owner and 100% of its staff will join McCarthy’s team. Mr. Hagstrom is thrilled to have his longtime customers benefit by the McCarthy buying power, and its direct from the grower shipments, as well as the 7 day a week services.

This brings the McCarthy store count to 31 nationally throughout 10 states, with a full-time staff of over 600. Kevin McCarthy, president of McCarthy Group Florists, is thrilled to add the iconic brand and fabulous team to the McCarthy Group. McCarthy Flowers has been headquartered in Lackawanna County since 1952 and remains the largest family-owned florist in the country.