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Edible Arrangements® Founder and CEO Tariq Farid

Anti-Defamation League Debunks False Rumors

Posted August 2nd, 2014 by Jessica

The post below was originally published by the Anti-Defamation League on adl.org.  False Rumor; Edible Arrangements Owners Do Not “Fund Hamas”  A widely circulated rumor suggests that the owners of Edible Arrangements, a company that sells fruit baskets through a series of privately owned franchises across the country, are “funding Hamas” through a charitable foundation they […]

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Tariq Farid, Founder and CEO of Edible Arrangements®

A Message from our Founder and CEO Tariq Farid

Posted August 2nd, 2014 by Jessica

This blog post titled, “A closer look at who we support, and why” was originally posted by Edible Arrangements® CEO and Founder Tariq Farid on Tariqfarid.com.  One of the unfortunate side effects of our digital age is that unfounded and hateful allegations can be easily spread to the public, even years after they have been […]

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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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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 in the International Franchise Association® (IFA), has been instrumental in […]

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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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