Tariq Farid
CEO Tariq Farid

Edible Arrangements CEO Launches New Tariq Farid Foundation Website

Posted  July 22nd, 2014  by  Jessica

Established in 2013 by Tariq Farid, the founder and CEO of Edible Arrangements, the Tariq Farid Foundation is a philanthropic, non-profit corporation providing support for worthwhile causes in the US and throughout the world. The mission of Tariq Farid Foundation is to alleviate suffering by providing for the basic needs of food and healthcare, and […]

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Don’t Miss Out! Get Your FREE Chocolate Dipped 12-ct Fruit Box

Posted  July 18th, 2014  by  Ross

It’s one of Edible Arrangements®’ best values of the summer, but time is running out! Now through Sunday, July 20th, guests that make any purchase $50-or-more receive a free 12-ct Chocolate Dipped Fruit Box; that’s a $29 value we’re giving away for FREE! Whether it’s for a birthday, beach party, or just because, there’s always […]

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CEO Tariq Farid

Successful Branding: CEO Tariq Farid Follows Inspiration

Posted  July 16th, 2014  by  Ross

In a recent interview, our Founder and CEO Tariq Farid sat down with Sales Bench™ to discuss how Edible Arrangements® has been able to brand itself so incredibly well in such a short 15-year time span. Tariq’s keen interest, willingness to learn from, and eventual membership of the International Franchise Association® (IFA), has been instrumental […]

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CEO Tariq Farid Donates to Wallingford-Based Organizations

Posted  July 15th, 2014  by  Ross

Edible Arrangements® Founder and CEO Tariq Farid extended a generous philanthropic hand to two local organizations recently, Master’s Manna and the Hubcap, in which the Tariq Farid Foundation donated a total of $30,000. A local food bank and social services shelter, Master’s Manna has been providing its services to the community for over seven years. […]

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Franchising & Franchisees

Franchisees Jodi and Kathy Bermel at the Heart of Local Feature

Posted  July 10th, 2014  by  Ross

Edible Arrangements® franchisees Jodi and Kathy Bermel were recently a focus in The Des Moines Register’s weekly segment, Local Business Spotlight. The feature, which typically interviews successful local businesses within the Des Moines, IA surrounding areas, highlights the duo’s business, from the various types of fresh fruit used, to the Edible to Go point of difference […]

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