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

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CEO Tariq Farid

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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CEO Tariq Farid

CEO Tariq Farid Talks Technology & Franchising

Posted  July 7th, 2014  by  Ross

In a recent feature article on www.entrepreneur.com, Edible Arrangements® Founder and CEO Tariq Farid was highlighted as an advocate and leader in innovative technology for the franchise business model. The sustained growth of Edible Arrangements® hinges not only on its superior product, but also on his technology company Netsolace, which houses all the data intelligence of […]

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Life at Edible

5 Questions With Drew Sirico, Digital Marketing Director

Posted  June 30th, 2014  by  Ross

Our “5 Questions With” blog segment gives you the inside scoop on the inner workings of Edible Arrangements® by bringing you an exclusive look at the work lives of some EA corporate employees. This week, we sat down with Drew Sirico, Digital Marketing Director, to find out what’s happening in the exciting digital marketplace world. […]

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