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Edible® Spotlight: Olympian Sable Otey

Our Edible® family has a passion for helping others celebrate what’s good in life, but what are they celebrating when they leave the store...

Armed Forces Day Inspiration: Meet Maurice Welton

In an effort to establish a holiday to honor and celebrate members of the U.S. military, President Harry S. Truman led the effort to...

Celebrating Another Year with Our Franchisees

One of our favorite things about what we do is being a part of life’s special moments by carefully crafting and hand-delivering delicious fresh...
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Celebrate with Edible® (Almost) Anywhere!

There’s nothing we love more than helping others celebrate with friends and family near and far, and with over 1,300 Edible Arrangements® franchise stores...

Inspiring Bosses Whom We Admire

If you’ve ever had a job, chances are you’ve also had… a boss. In our eyes, the best bosses we’ve ever had are committed...
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Franchise Update: The Year (So Far) for Edible® Franchise Growth

Here at Edible Arrangements®, we’re proud to work with local business owners and entrepreneurs to bring our unique franchise concept to their local markets,...
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Edible® Innovation: Test Driving the First Edible Arrangements® Drive-Through

On July 18, 2016, the first ever Edible Arrangements® drive-through opened in Youngstown, OH. In the first few weeks of business, this new on-the-go option...
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Edible Arrangements® is a Top Franchise Opportunity!

Since 1999, we have been working side by side with our franchisees, Fruit Experts®, and Founder and CEO Tariq Farid to expand Edible Arrangements®...
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Our Flagship Corporate Store is Now Open!

Wednesday, July 6, 2016 was anything but a typical day at the Edible Arrangements® corporate office (well, except for the fruit suits). Local and...

Celebrating our 2016 Award Winners & Nominees

At the Edible Arrangements® 2016 Convention last week in Las Vegas, we celebrated some of our amazing franchisees, managers and delivery ambassadors by presenting...

It’s an Edible Arrangements® Fairytale!

It’s an Edible Arrangements® Fairytale….  For many brides and grooms the ultimate tasting of foods for their wedding is focused on the ceremonial cake. But...

Franchisee 10 Year Anniversary

Did you know that behind each Edible Arrangements® store is an amazing Franchisee? Thomas Kelleher, owner of Edible Arrangements #269 in Cherry Hill, New...

Edible Arrangements® in Baoding, China

We are excited to announce the recent opening of a new Edible Arrangements® store in Baoding, China.  Edible Arrangements® is experiencing tremendous growth in...

Edible Arrangements® expansion in China

Edible Arrangements® has been growing worldwide, and we are excited to announce that we have just opened our 1260th store in Guangzhou, China. This...

Wedding Favors Giveaway Winner

We recently held our first ever Edible Arrangements® Wedding Favors Giveaway. We promoted the exciting giveaway and randomly picked one lucky winner from over...

Edible Arrangements® Franchise Owners’ Day

Yesterday, we hosted a group of our valued franchisees to discuss the exciting future of our business.  These conversations, insights, and feedback from our...

Edible Arrangements® Welcomes New Franchisees, Matt and Angela Ramsey

We always love to brag when our Edible Arrangements® family gains amazing new franchisees. That's why we're so pleased to welcome Matt and Angela...

Store Spotlights on Edible Arrangements® of Hamilton, NJ and Poughkeepsie,...

Spotlight: Jeanne Rappa, Owner Edible Arrangements® #219 Hamilton, NJ Owning a small business was destiny for Edible Arrangements® Franchisee, Jeanne Rappa. A lifelong New Jersey...

Edible Arrangements Ranks #5 on Top 100 Franchises List for 2015

Franchise Gator has ranked Edible Arrangements® #5 on its list of Top 100 Franchises for 2015. One of the web's largest franchise opportunity directories,...

Fresh Gifts for Valentine’s Day

This Valentine's Day Edible Arrangements® wants to help you create an unforgettable memory with a handcrafted Valentine's Day gift. Our fresh fruit gifts are...

Edible Arrangements® Ranks Among Top Franchises in the World

We are so pleased to announce that Edible Arrangements® has again been ranked #40 among the top 500 franchises in the world on Entreprenuer...

Fresh Holiday Decor Ideas

All of our Guests know that the best part of recieving a gift from Edible Arrangements®  is enjoying the fresh fruit, but once the...

Celebrating the diversity of our franchise community

From its beginning, America has been referred to as a melting pot, where people of different races, religions and cultures are welcomed with the...

Seeing (Pineapple) Stars at Sound Garage

Edible Arrangements® stepped into the fast lane again at Chip Ganassi Racing Team’s first ever Ganassi Sound Garage DigiBash on September 8. The exclusive...

Taking it to the Streets, One Edible Pop™ at a Time

When walk-in traffic was slow at Edible Arrangements® in Providence, Rhode Island, store manager Lindsay Richmond and her team decided it was time to...

Recognizing Exceptional Edible Arrangements® Franchisees

This post originally appeared on Tariq Farid.com. One of my great pleasures as the CEO of Edible Arrangements® is the opportunity to recognize the outstanding...

Convention 2014: Making Music in Nashville!

Hear that sound? That’s the sound of Edible Arrangements® store owners, managers, fruit experts and members of the corporate team descending on the one...

Franchisees Jodi and Kathy Bermel at the Heart of Local Feature

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...

Orange County Edible Arrangements® Partners with United States Military Academy

Edible Arrangements® franchisee Judy Annunziata, store owner in Orange County, N.Y., is partnering with the United States Military Academy to join a list of...

The President’s Remarks: Mother’s Day Marketing Campaign

Monday, April 28th marks the official launch of our 2014 Mother’s Day International Marketing campaign. In fact, our President and CEO Tariq Farid believes...

Graduating from Edible® University

This is Nancy Hall, Communications Specialist at Edible Arrangements® International and, as of Friday, a proud graduate of Edible University! As promised last week,...

Come Study at Edible® University

If you’re  interested in becoming a Franchise Partner with Edible Arrangements®, you better prepare to go back to school – Edible University, that is!...

2014 Spring Fruit Summit Is Here

Fruit Summit: An event in which a select group of Edible Arrangements® franchisees and corporate team members engage in strategic discussions in a small...

Edible Arrangements® Lands Spot on Internet Retailer’s Social Media 500 List

We are always proud to share the news the hard work of our team gets recognized, and we couldn’t be more excited to be...

Happening Now: Free Apple Fruit Truffles® 6-Piece Box with Purchase!

For a limited time only, Edible Arrangements® is offering one exceptionally sweet  deal: Get a FREE Apple Fruit Truffles® 6-piece box with any purchase of...

Community at the Core: New Store in Spartanburg, SC

Edible Arrangements® Franchise Partners Diana King and Sue Rossignol were recently featured in an article on goupstate.com to spread the word about the opening...
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Edible Arrangements Named #2 on FranchiseGator.com’s Top 100 Franchises of 2014

Here at Edible Arrangements®, we’re proud of how much our company has grown in 15 years. We are always doing all we can to...

5 Questions With Sarah Dinan, Construction Services Manager

Our “5 Questions With” blog segment gives you the inside scoop on the inner workings of Edible Arrangements® by bringing you an exclusive look...

Welcome, Shoppers! New Edible To Go® Location Open in Chandler, AZ!

This month, we opened our third Edible To Go® mall location in the Chandler Fashion Center in Chandler, AZ! We are thrilled to expand...

Fresh Big Game Party Ideas

It’s that time of year again for football fans across the nation—whether you’re hosting a party for the big game or just looking for...

Franchise Partner Chris Dellamarggio Embodies the Edible Arrangements® Entrepreneurial Spirit

Edible Arrangements® earliest franchise partner, Chris Dellamarggio, was recently profiled as a top Waltham entrepreneur by Wicked Local. Chris opened his first Edible Arrangements®...

How Edible Arrangements® Franchise Partners Matt & Cindy Moore Support Breast...

This past October, Edible Arrangements® franchise partners Matt and Cindy Moore, who own 2 stores in Wilkes-Barre and Stroudsburg, PA, teamed up with Pocono...

Top Edible Arrangements® Moments of 2013

Another year is officially coming to an end, which means it’s time to review some of our top moments of 2013! In case you...

5 Questions With Chaz Wolfe, Edible Arrangements® Franchise Partner

Our “5 Questions With” blog segment gives you the inside scoop on the inner workings of Edible Arrangements®. This week, we talked to one...

Destined for Freshness: Candi Connors Talks Business

Edible Arrangements® franchise partner, Candida “Candi” Connors, first became interested in owning a store as a customer herself --  back in 2004, Candi wanted...

New Edible to Go® in Sacramento, CA

Franchise partners Audrie and Shaun Spears were recently lauded by The Natomas Buzz for the successful opening of their second Edible Arrangements® store in...

Edible Arrangements®: Former U.S. Marine Shares First Coast Success

Former U.S. Marine, Lauren Little, recently shared her success story as an Edible Arrangements® franchise partner with The Daily Record. Earlier this year, Lauren...

A Reason to Celebrate at King of Prussia Mall®

Wow, what a trip! We recently visited the King of Prussia Mall® in Pennsylvania to celebrate the Grand Opening of our newest Edible To...

Edible Arrangements® Opens 1,100th Store

Just one year after opening our 1,000th store location, we’re proud to announce we’ve reached a new milestone: the opening of the 1,100th Edible...

The Story Behind Our Breast Cancer Awareness Collection

Have you ever wondered where our pink chocolate-filled collection of Breast Cancer Awareness arrangements originated? Edible Arrangements® franchise partner, Candi Connors, and one-time employee...

Military Veterans Wanted: An Edible Arrangements® Mission

In the most recent issue of Civilian Times News and Military Transition News, Edible Arrangements® CEO Tariq Farid talks about how our company continually...

NEW and Now at the King of Prussia Mall® – Edible...

In June, we revealed our brand new Edible To Go® mall concept in Louisville, KY, and now we’re excited to announce the opening of...

Advice for Entrepreneurs from Metro-Detroit Franchisees

Edible Arrangements® franchisee Twyla Hayes of Detroit, MI and several other Metro-Detroit area franchisees recently shared their entrepreneurial advice in a Michigan Chronicle article,...

A Cool Way to Do Good: Franchisees Donate Refrigerated Vans

Edible Arrangements® franchisee Brandon Lang of Mesa, AZ (and several other store locations) recently donated two refrigerated vans to the Future Forward Foundation, Inc. ....

Back to School Spirit: Forest Hills High School Students and Local...

In the spirit of the “back to school” season, here’s a story of how one amazing Edible Arrangements® franchisee helped local high school students...

Growing Fast: Edible Arrangements® on the 2013 Inc. 5000 List

For the eighth year in a row, Edible Arrangements® made the Inc. 5000 list! The list, released annually by Inc. Magazine, ranks the top...

Shakera Brown Shines as Edible Arrangements® Manager of the Year

The prestigious Edible Arrangements® Manager of the Year award is presented each year at our annual Convention to a local store manager who truly...

Franchisee Lauren Little Named Florida Veteran-Owned Small Business Person of the...

Edible Arrangements® franchisee Lauren Little was recently featured in the Jacksonville Business Journal for the “silly” success of her Avondale location in Jacksonville, FL....

Vegas, Baby! Edible Arrangements® 2013 Convention

It’s hard to believe that after all the countless hours of hard work and preparation for the Edible Arrangements® 2013 Convention, the weekend has...

Tariq Farid and Maurice Welton Talk Hero’s Welcome™ on FOX &...

Edible Arrangements® President and CEO Tariq Farid and Texas-based Edible Arrangements® franchisee Maurice Welton sat down with Ainsley Earheardt of FOX & Friends last...

Fresh Marketing: A New Look for Edible To Go® at the...

Our new Edible To Go® mall concept launched in Louisville, KY on June 28th, 2013, unveiling a fresh look on everything from packaging and...

Military Minded: Franchisee Maurice Welton in QSR Magazine

QSR Magazine recently featured Edible Arrangements® franchisee Maurice Welton in an article all about the positive value that former military personnel bring to the...

Manager Training in Richmond, VA

Our latest on-the-road Edible Arrangements®’ Manager Training session takes place this week on July 11th and 12th in Richmond, VA. Following the field Manager...
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Franchisee Chaz Wolfe Named One of Kansas City’s 20 in Their...

Edible Arrangements® franchisee Chaz Wolfe was recently named one of Kansas City’s top 20 in Their Twenties by Ingram’s in their June 2013 issue! Together...

Fresh New Concept: Edible To Go® Location Debuts at the Mall...

We’re making it easier than ever for our guests to enjoy fresh fruit treats, chocolate dipped fruit, and premium fresh fruit bouquets with the...

Advice for Small Business Owners and Entrepreneurs from an Edible Arrangements®...

Many people dream about owning their own business, and small business ownership can be an exciting prospect, but it’s not without risk.  In a...

Halfway Mark: New Edible Arrangements® Store Openings in 2013 (So Far)

It’s hard to believe that we’re halfway through 2013! A lot has been happening here at Edible Arrangements® over the past six months (including...

Fruit Summit 2013: Third Time Around

Fruit Summit: An event in which a select group of Edible Arrangements® franchisees and corporate team members engage in strategic discussions in a small...

E.A. Road Trip: Manager Training in Houston

Last week, the Edible Arrangements® team hit Houston, Texas for a marathon Manager Training session on the road! The weekend of E.A. education brought...

Edible Arrangements® at Responsys Interact 2013

At Edible Arrangements® we’re constantly pursuing opportunities to learn more about how we can further optimize our email program, and engage our email subscribers...

Edible Arrangements® and IFA’s FranCamp 2013

Edible Arrangements® was a proud supporter and sponsor of FranCamp 2013, the International Franchise Association’s (IFA) Digital Marketing & Technology Best Practices Conference, held...

Go West, Edible Arrangements®, Go West

The establishment of new Edible Arrangements® franchise locations throughout the country (and worldwide!) is always a top priority for us, and this year especially,...

Looking Forward To Our 2nd Fruit Summit

Fruit Summit:  An event in which a select group of Edible Arrangements® franchisees and corporate team members engage in strategic discussions in a small...

Edible Arrangements®: Giving Veterans A “Hero’s Welcome”

At Edible Arrangements®, we truly appreciate the bravery, commitment and sacrifice of the military men and women who serve our country.  We believe so...

We’re Ready for Valentine’s Day 2013

The season of love is officially upon us, and here at Edible Arrangements®, we’ve been preparing for the BIG day for 364 days… every...

The Heartbeat of Edible Arrangements®: Celebrating our Franchisees this Valentine’s Day

The season of love is officially upon us, and we’re quickly approaching one of the biggest and most anticipated holidays for Edible Arrangements® --...

Edible Arrangements® Hosts 2013 Grower/Distributor Conference

On Wednesday, January 16th, we welcomed Edible Arrangements® produce vendors at our 2013 Grower/Distributor Conference, held in North Haven, Conn. This collaborative day of...

McAllen Chamber of Commerce Recognizes Edible Arrangements® Franchisee Maurice Welton with...

The hard work and dedication demonstrated during this past year has once again earned Maurice Welton, owner of four Edible Arrangements® stores in Texas...

The Adventure of Entrepreneurship

I never cease to be amazed and pleased by the passion and genuine dedication our franchisees bring to the table, and by the challenges...

Edible Arrangements Keeps On Growing: International Expansion Update

Gift giving for the people in Sharjah City just got a lot SWEETER.  Our sixth store in the United Arab Emirates, Sharjah City is...

Franchising Is a Family Affair

For the Goods, Franchising Is a Family Affair It can truly be said that a franchise is only as successful as its franchisees. I’ve always...

Breaking Barriers – One Store at a Time

When I first started Edible Arrangements® in 1999 in a corner of my flower shop in East Haven, I never dreamed that we would...

Edible Arrangements Introduces Two New Custom Apps for Franchisees

With more of our franchisees becoming enterprise owners and opening multiple locations, Edible Arrangements® has created 2 custom mobile apps so that busy franchisees...

Setting the Foundation for Future Growth

Today opens a new chapter in Edible Arrangements history.  Our mission from the very first day in 1999 when Edible Arrangements started was to...

Fruit Summit

A few weeks ago we held our very first Fruit Summit at our Edible Arrangements corporate headquarters in Wallingford, CT. What is a Fruit...

Edible Arrangements in USA Today

Monday, May 7 was an exciting day at Edible Arrangements.  USA Today featured Edible Arrangements in their Money section, on page 6B.   Although the...

Edible Arrangements keeps growing in Q1

We wanted to share with you that even after opening our 1,000th store a few weeks ago, the customer demand and entrepreneurial spirit of...

Edible To Go Profile

Located in the Village Shoppes at 95 Washington St. in Canton, Edible Arrangements’ new franchise houses the company’s latest Edible To Go service –...

2011 Milestones

Franchise Direct takes a look back at 2011 and milestone events for the franchise industry.  Edible Arrangements is remembered for celebrating their 10th anniversary...

Once Again Named to Entrepreneur’s “Franchise 500”

Entrepreneur.com has just announced its 33rd Annual Franchise 500 rankings and we are once again honored to be ranked in three relevant categories.  Edible...

Beijing Welcomes Edible Arrangements

Edible Arrangements, the pioneer and leader in hand-sculpted, fresh-fruit arrangements, has expanded its international presence to China with the opening of its first store...

Edible Arrangements Doubles Veteran Discount

Dec. 1, 2011 -- Edible Arrangements, the pioneer and leader in hand-sculpted, fresh-fruit arrangements, announced today that it has doubled its veteran's discount from...

Edible Arrangements Expands Into India

Edible Arrangements, the pioneer and leader in hand-sculpted, fresh-fruit arrangements, announced today that it has opened its first store in Mumbai, India located at...
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Local Franchise Features

Enterprise Owner Lauren Little is featured in The Florida Times-Union, a publication from Jacksonville where she owns two stores.  Along with her husband James,...

Edible Arrangements Ranked in The Franchise Times

Despite what the Franchise Times calls “the Great Recession,” Edible Arrangements shot up their Top 200 Systems list, from 163 last year to 150...

Making arrangements to grow

When Tariq Farid founded Edible Arrangements in 1999, he viewed the idea of edible fruit arrangements as an opportunity to combine his experience in...

Check out Edible Arrangements on “The Franchise Hound”

Check out Edible Arrangements on “The Franchise Hound” (Top 20 Franchises to Start According to Forbes.com).  The Franchise Hound is a blog for prospective...

Edible Arrangements Announced Immense Franchise Expansion Goals

Over the past decade, we have grown an enterprise dedicated to create the best fruit arrangements that are meticulously handcrafted with the singular goal...

Mother’s Day 2011

Once again we can affirm: People love their mothers! Every year since the Edible Arrangements franchise first began we have set a new record...

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