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11 Restaurants Positioned to Endure the COVID Pandemic

Crisis response The COVID pandemic sent shockwaves through the restaurant industry back in March. Dining rooms shut down, sales plummeted, and restaurateurs moved quickly to pivot operations. Faced with these obstacles, several restaurants have risen to the challenge. The following 10 brands are navigating the pandemic with much success, whether...

Edible Enters Floral Market with FruitFlowers

Edible, the world’s largest franchisor of fresh fruit arrangements and other treats, has officially expanded into the floral space with the nationwide launch of FruitFlowers. This new product line adds fresh-cut flowers to Edible’s expansive portfolio of gifting options. FruitFlowers is now available from Edible stores either as individual bright,...

Incredible Edibles Picks Hickory, N.C. For Its First Retail Store

ncredible Edibles is launching a retail location in North Carolina. This is the company's first store in the country. The retail space Is located at 883 Highland Ave SE, Hickory. The new store, which is soft-opened in March, is led by local entrepreneurs Heather Joyner and Fran Paradine. Besides Frozen...

Edible® is Ripe for Franchise Growth Around the Globe

July 24, 2020 // Franchising.com // ATLANTA – Edible®, one of the world’s most beloved and leading gift and treat destinations, is reflecting on a record breaking six months. A resilient and essential business, the brand continues to attract inspired entrepreneurs, signing a total of 37 new franchise agreements since...

Edible Arrangements looking to launch aspiring entrepreneurs after successful spring

Perhaps you've heard of it or smelled the signature sweet aroma. Maybe you've sunk your teeth into a juicy "bouquet." Edible Arrangements, headquartered in Atlanta, has taken root around the world with more than 1,000 stores, but the multi-million dollar franchising business grew from humble beginnings. Tariq Farid recalled how...

Why Edible is Selling Franchises for $30,000

Twenty-one years after it was founded, Edible has more than 1,100 locations and has been ranked as a top franchise by Entrepreneur and Inc. magazines. Even amid the pandemic, same-store sales grew 61 percent in April and are up 8.7 percent year-to-date. The company experienced its most successful Mother’s Day...

Edible bears record-setting Mom’s Day ‘fruit’

Edible reports that it recorded a massive 36% increase in sales on Mother's Day this year over last this past Sunday, when the brand fulfilled a record-setting 700,000-plus orders and 550,000-plus deliveries. The company said it sees the business as an affirmation and continuation of the last eight weeks of...