Document and Entity Information - shares
9 Months Ended
Sep. 30, 2017
Nov. 03, 2017
Document and Entity Information    
Entity Registrant Name FTD Companies, Inc.  
Entity Central Index Key 0001575360  
Document Type 10-Q  
Document Period End Date Sep. 30, 2017  
Amendment Flag true  
Amendment Description Amended for a calculation error in the determination for goodwill impairment  
Current Fiscal Year End Date --12-31  
Entity Current Reporting Status Yes  
Entity Filer Category Accelerated Filer  
Entity Common Stock, Shares Outstanding   27,546,854
Document Fiscal Year Focus 2017  
Document Fiscal Period Focus Q3