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CEO Tariq Farid

Edible Cares™ Fund Provides Support to Store Employees

Posted June 7th, 2013 by Ross

Edible Arrangements® President and CEO Tariq Farid and COO Kamran Farid recently announced the launch of our company’s Edible Cares™ Fund – a yearly contribution with the purpose of providing assistance to Edible Arrangements® store employees experiencing hardship or urgent need. The Edible Cares™ Fund will consist of resources contributed yearly, at no cost to […]

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Farid Foundation Donates $100,000 to Yale School of Medicine

Posted March 27th, 2013 by Ross

The Farid Foundation, a philanthropic organization established by Edible Arrangements® President and CEO Tariq Farid, along with his brother and COO Kamran Farid, announced today that a contribution of $100,000 was made to the Yale School of Medicine. This substantial donation has personal significance for the Farid family; as a child, Kamran was treated at the […]

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Life at Edible

Edible Arrangements® Expands Corporate Office Campus

Posted February 5th, 2013 by Ross

The Edible Arrangements® corporate offices in Wallingford, Conn. began a new stage of expansion last fall, with the purchase of a 23,057-square-foot commercial building and its accompanying five acre property. “With 150 employees at our corporate headquarters, we were quickly outgrowing our corporate offices,” says Kamran Farid, COO of Edible Arrangements International. “We wanted to […]

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Love at First Sight

Posted April 11th, 2012 by Tariq Farid

It was only 3 short years ago that Dr. Fausto Petruzziello approached my brother Kamran and I with a proposal to bring the Edible Arrangements brand to Italy. Since that time a lot has happened. The economies in both the United and Italy hit a snag to put it lightly, but none more so than […]

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Inc. Fruit Bouquets in Every Time Zone

Posted July 18th, 2011 by Tariq Farid

By Nicole Carter July 14, 2011 How do you keep a smooth supply chain when you sell perishable goods on an international scale? Edible Arrangements’s COO Kamran Farid shares his secret. (Edible Arrangements’s COO Kamran Farid talks about supply chain challenges and solutions as the company continues to expand overseas.) In 1999, the first Edible […]

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