Tariq Farid – Founder & Chief Executive Officer of Edible Arrangements ® and Entrepreneur
Founder & Chief Executive Officer of Edible Arrangements

 
 

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Make Someone’s Day for the Holidays Contest!

Posted  December 19th, 2014  by  Tariq Farid

In honor of the holidays, let’s celebrate what’s good in life by acknowledging someone whose kindness, caring or going the extra mile has made life a little sweeter! I want to hear from you! Who do you know who has done something great or selfless and deserves a delicious treat from Edible Arrangements? Submit your [...]

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Edible Arrangements again ranked among the best franchises in the world

Posted  December 19th, 2014  by  Tariq Farid

Edible Arrangements received an early gift this week when we were ranked #40 in the annual Entrepreneur Magazine Franchise 500 for 2015. Considered the most prestigious and comprehensive of the various franchise rankings, the Entrepreneur Franchise 500 is based on a variety of objective, quantifiable criteria such as financial strength and stability, growth rate and size [...]

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Megan and Richard represent the growing number of husband-wife teams making up the Edible Arrangements franchise community,
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Keeping the family in family business

Posted  December 18th, 2014  by  Tariq Farid

As I have written before, Edible Arrangements franchisees represent all walks of life and one group that I am happy to see steadily on the rise is the husband-wife team. Take Megan and Richard, for example. After spending seven years in the hospitality and restaurant management business, Megan went to work in the EMT field. Richard, [...]

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A closer look at who we support and why

Posted  December 18th, 2014  by  Tariq Farid

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 dismissed as untrue. I have experienced this firsthand due to the recent reappearance of old rumors by extremist bloggers regarding charitable contributions made through our non-profit [...]

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Now is the time to celebrate our diversity

Posted  December 16th, 2014  by  Tariq Farid

At sundown today members of the Edible Arrangements corporate staff and franchise community that are of the Jewish faith will begin observing Hanukkah, the Festival of Lights. And Christmas, of course, is less than two weeks away. At times like this I am reminded of the diversity of the Edible Arrangements family and the beauty [...]

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