Gourmet Franchise News
The latest Gourmet franchise news.
Officially opening on April 27, the delivery-only facility aids surrounding stores in the San Jose region and is locally owned by Jeffrey Zhang, a multi-unit operator with Edible®.
April 29th, 2021
Edible® announced today that its store in Melbourne, Florida has a new owner.
April 2nd, 2021
Edible® today announced two new initiatives as part of the brand’s continued evolution as a leading eCommerce provider of deliverable gifts and treats.
April 1st, 2021
Eddie and Esther Melgar have signed an agreement with Edible® to open a store in Vallejo.
March 18th, 2021
Edible® announced that its Edible Music platform has now published original music from 25 up-and-coming artists.
March 10th, 2021
In addition to Edible’s® steady rise in sales, the brand opened its first ghost kitchen on February 6.
March 9th, 2021
Edible®, the world’s leader in gifts and treats, announced today it has signed an agreement for its second location in Montana with an esteemed franchise restaurant operator team at the helm.
February 3rd, 2021
Edible Brands®, the parent company of Edible® has named Carey Malloy as chief financial officer.
January 6th, 2021
Edible® is celebrating the brand’s return to Morristown, New Jersey, with a grand opening event on Sunday, Jan. 10, 2021.
January 5th, 2021
The Shahs, current Virginia Edible® franchisees, launched their ownership of an established store location in Newport News on October 28.
November 13th, 2020
Edible®, the world’s leader in gifts and treats, announced today it has signed an agreement in Danville with esteemed multi-brand operator Paresh Suthar.
November 5th, 2020
Edible® expanded its corporate staff from 150 to 190 team members since March, reflecting a 27% increase in staff to support a growing demand for Edible’s products and services during the pandemic.
October 27th, 2020
River Street Sweets - Savannah’s Kitchen welcomes new franchisees, Lucia and Keith Lubbock of Texas, to our candy family as we continue to expand in the Southeast.
October 21st, 2020
Edible®, the world’s leader in gifts and treats, announced today it has signed a multi-unit agreement in Arkansas with esteemed business operators Ty and Brieon Mitchell.
October 15th, 2020
Edible®, the world’s largest franchisor of fresh fruit arrangements and other treats, is expanding its portfolio into the greeting card industry with the launch of Printible.
October 14th, 2020
Edible® continues its momentum for 2020 with the addition of 63 new franchise agreements, 22 signing in August alone.
September 25th, 2020
Celebrity-favorite boutique bakery The Whimsy Cookie Company is about to sweeten up Knoxville with the opening of its first storefront in the area.
September 2nd, 2020
Edible® was named a winner this year for “Most Innovative Product Introduction” in the Product & Services category of Franchise Update Media’s 2020 Innovation Awards.
September 1st, 2020
Whimsy’s new gluten-free cookies mimic the iconic signature sugar cookie and have been crafted to taste just like the original.
August 27th, 2020
Edible® has officially expanded into the floral space with the nationwide launch of FruitFlowers®.
August 25th, 2020
Edible®, one of the world’s most beloved and leading gift and treat destinations, is reflecting on a record breaking six months.
July 24th, 2020
Edible®, the world’s largest franchisor of fresh fruit arrangements and all-natural fruit snacks and dipped treats, today announced a record-breaking performance across the organization for the first six months of 2020.
July 21st, 2020
Celebrity-Favorite The Whimsy Cookie Company Partners with Memphis Businesses to Bring New Items to the Menu
The Whimsy Cookie Company, known for its secret sugar cookie recipe, is now adding coffee and caramel to their menu.
July 14th, 2020
The Italian Place is sharing lessons learned during COVID-19, including its strategy to leverage self-serve kiosks to streamline its ordering process.
May 27th, 2020
Edible®, the world's largest franchisor of fresh fruit arrangements and all-natural fruit snacks and dipped treats, is creating a new path to franchise ownership with the launch of a “Manage-To-Own” program.
May 19th, 2020
Edible®, the world's largest franchisor of fresh fruit arrangements and all-natural fruit snacks and dipped treats, today launched a special sweepstakes opportunity and discounts in celebration of all 2020 graduates.
May 15th, 2020
Edible Posts Record Mother’s Day Sales, the Latest in Eight Weeks of Business Growth During COVID-19
Edible®, the world’s largest franchisor of fresh fruit arrangements and all-natural fruit snacks and dipped treats, posted a record Mother’s Day week, fulfilling over 700K orders and making over 550K deliveries.
May 13th, 2020
Edible® is teaming with 12 recording artists to create a one-of-a-kind gift collection of music and treats just in time for Mother’s Day.
May 6th, 2020
Amid COVID-19, Celebrity-Favorite The Whimsy Cookie Company Looks to Move Forward with Louisiana Expansion Plans
The Whimsy Cookie Company is expecting to have as many as 15 shops throughout Louisiana in the next few years.
May 5th, 2020
What started out in one mother’s Memphis kitchen, The Whimsy Cookie Company is now on a course to reach families all across the country.
April 21st, 2020
Edible® Eliminates Delivery Fees, Adds Home Delivery of Fresh Fruit and Produce Where Available During COVID-19 Crisis
In response to the growing number of citizens being asked to remain in their homes or limit travel, Edible® today announced it is eliminating fees for same day delivery.
March 16th, 2020
The Italian Place has announced that it is now extending franchise business opportunities to qualified franchisees, beginning with the DMV area.
February 20th, 2020
Edible Arrangements® Introduces "Love on Fire" Box - Literally The Hottest Gift This Valentine's Day
Edible Arrangements®, the world's largest franchisor of fresh fruit arrangements and all-natural fruit snacks and dipped treats, introduces the "Love on Fire" box.
February 4th, 2020
Edible Brands®, the parent company of Edible®, the world’s largest franchisor of fresh fruit arrangements and all-natural fruit snacks and dipped treats, has named Carey Malloy Vice President of Finance.
January 8th, 2020
Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory and Edible Arrangements Join Forces in Groundbreaking Strategic Partnership
Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory, Inc. and Edible Arrangements®, LLC have entered into a long-term strategic alliance whereby Rocky Mountain will become the exclusive provider of certain branded chocolate products to Edible, its affiliates and...
December 23rd, 2019
Edible®, the world’s largest franchisor of fresh fruit arrangements and all-natural fruit snacks and dipped treats, has named Scott Wakeman Executive Vice President of Marketing.
December 9th, 2019
Edible®, the world’s largest franchisor of fresh fruit arrangements and all-natural fruit snacks and dipped treats, has named Cindy Mockler Vice President of Innovation. Mockler has been with the brand since its first store opening in 1999.
December 5th, 2019
Edible Arrangements®, the world’s largest franchisor of fresh fruit arrangements and all-natural fruit snacks and dipped treats, has officially debuted a new Incredible Edibles® hemp-derived CBD product line.
November 21st, 2019
Edible® Brands CEO Tariq Farid today announced an organizational restructuring that consolidates the various retail, eCommerce, technology and supply chain operations under a single umbrella in order to take full advantage of all subsidiaries.
October 30th, 2019
Edible Arrangements is launching a new way to birthday with its handcrafted fresh fruit creations in September, the most common birthday month in the U.S.
August 29th, 2019
Edible Arrangements® presented Virginia multi-unit franchisee Cheryl Baugher, Arizona manager Penny Kovara and New Jersey franchisee Trishna Desai with three of the top awards at its convention last month held at the Orlando World Center...
August 28th, 2019
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