Tariq Farid IFA Award
Edible ArrangementsPhilanthropy

Honoring Our Commitment To Giving Back

posted by Tariq Farid September 21, 2016

As I have said many times, I deeply believe that with success comes a responsibility to give back to your community. It is not just a personal value but a value that is shared by the entire Edible Arrangements family. It is the reason we created our Edible Cares program and the reason that Asma and I created the The Tariq Farid Foundation.

We didn’t create these programs for recognition, but rather because we believe that they are important. When we are recognized for our work, however, it is much appreciated and that was the case recently when I traveled to Washington, D.C., to accept the Franchising Gives Back Gold Award from the International Franchise Association (IFA) on behalf of everyone involved in Edible Arrangements and the Tariq Farid Foundation. Continue Reading

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Edible Arrangements

Need Edible Arrangements? There’s an app for that!

posted by Tariq Farid September 8, 2016
It’s an exciting time for Edible Arrangements. This week we released our own app and the response has exceeded all expectations as our fans have quickly embraced the technology. So much so, that iTunes had us featured as a favorite new app within days of its release.

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Prudence Crandall Center
Philanthropy

Tariq Farid Foundation Joins Fight Against Domestic Violence

posted by Tariq Farid September 2, 2016

Domestic violence is an issue that touches all parts of society, with the victims, especially women and children, often suffering alone and in silence. That’s why it gave all of us at the Tariq Farid Foundation such a tremendous feeling to be able to deliver a grant recently to support the Prudence Crandall Center (PCC), the oldest domestic violence program in Connecticut. Continue Reading

Tariq Farid presents Edible Arrangements Franchisee of Year award
Edible Arrangements

Recognizing the sweet success of Edible Arrangements’ franchisees

posted by Tariq Farid August 14, 2016

While reflecting again on my time at the recent Edible Arrangements convention I was overwhelmed when thinking of all our amazing franchisee partners and the relentless passion and hard work they put into their businesses every single day. That’s why I was so honored for the opportunity to recognize some of these great partners during our award ceremonies with Edible Arrangements President Rob Price.

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Tariq Farid and Edible Arrangements help Serving Our Kids Foundation provide food for children
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Edible Arrangements joins Serving Our Kids effort to Change the world ONE Child at a time!

posted by Tariq Farid July 29, 2016

The Edible Arrangements convention this week in Las Vegas held many, many highlights for me. Few, however, matched the opportunity we had earlier in the week to join the passionate volunteers of the Serving Our Kids Foundation in Las Vegas for an important project. Continue Reading