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Tariq Farid Talks Path to Success in Entrepreneur

Posted June 26th, 2014 by Jessica

In Founder and CEO Tariq Farid’s most recent contribution to Entrepreneur, he discusses why societal labels should never limit one’s potential to grow into a successful business owner. In the article, Farid shares his experiences as an immigrant of Pakistani descent who moved to the United States as a child, and took a non-traditional path […]

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CEO Tariq Farid Donates to New Haven Register Fresh Air Fund

Posted June 9th, 2014 by Ross

Edible Arrangements® Founder and CEO Tariq Farid generously donated $20,000 to the New Haven Register Fresh Air Fund this past week, marking the second substantial and inspiring donation from the Tariq Farid Foundation in the recent history. Farid has agreed to include up to an additional $10,000 of donations to the fund, matching future donations […]

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CEO Tariq Farid Donates to Youth@Work Program

Posted June 6th, 2014 by Ross

Edible Arrangements® Founder & CEO Tariq Farid recently paid homage to his humble beginnings by giving a generous donation of $35,000 to the City of New Haven’s Youth@Work program. The donation will directly affect the lives of thirty students this upcoming summer, and will fund their five-week summer employment opportunity within the mentoring program. Continue […]

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Edible Arrangements welcomes Robert Price as new president

Posted May 19th, 2014 by Ross

Today it is our pleasure to introduce Robert Price as the new President of Edible Arrangements®. This is an incredibly exciting time for the company. As we celebrate our 15th anniversary, we also are embarking on an era that promises dramatic growth opportunities. A lot of our focus over the past year has been on […]

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Spotted: Edible Arrangements® featured on The Street

Posted May 14th, 2014 by Ross

How is it possible to innovate on a product like fruit which seems to be pretty evolved? Tariq Farid, President and CEO of Edible Arrangements®, has found the way, taking his two-store operation to over 1,200 retail centers in just 15 years, with sales of $500 million in 2013. Farid reveals what has worked for […]

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