Edible

The Edible franchise is a retail and e-commerce provider and the largest franchisor of stores that offer fresh fruit arrangements. Edible was founded in 1999 by Tariq Farid, who opened a flower shop as a teen and introduced flower-style arrangements. Since the brand starting franchising a year later in 2000, it has expanded to more than 1,000 locations across North America. The Edible brand is looking to expand globally and has available territories across Asia, Europe, and the Americas. The ideal prospective candidate who is community-oriented, a strong communicator, can follow a proven system, and has a passion for the retail brand and fresh fruit arrangement franchisor. 

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Edible Franchise Cost and Requirements for 2022

Background

Have you ever been stumped on what gift to get someone for a special occasion? Send an Edible Arrangement! The Edible franchise is a retail and e-commerce provider and the largest franchisor of stores that offer fruit arrangements. The retail franchise was founded by Tariq Farid in 1999. He ran a flower shop as a teenager, and that is where Farid came up with the idea of introducing flower-style arrangements of  fresh fruit. In addition to arrangements of fresh fruit, Edible also offers sweet treats, smoothies, chocolate-covered fruit, fruit salad, and more. Since the brand began franchising in 2000, it has expanded to more than 1,000  locations across North America. This is due to Edible's 24-hour e-commerce platform and inclusive business model. The ideal franchise owner is community-oriented, a strong communicator, can follow a proven system, and  has a passion for the retail brand and fresh fruit arrangement franchisor. With strong success in North America, the brand is also looking to expand internationally, with territories available in Europe, Asia, and the Americas.
You will enjoy the support and training that comes with being a franchise owner with Edible. In terms of support and training, franchise owners can expect an initial training program that takes place at the franchise's corporate headquarters. While there, you will learn everything that you need to know about the running the business properly. This includes sales, marketing and advertising, and more. This training program takes place before your location's grand opening and is broken down into classroom and on-the-job instruction. 

Company Details

Founded: 1999
First franchise: 2000 
Headquarters: Atlanta, GA
Canada: Yes
International: Yes
B2B: No
Absentee: No
Home-based/mobile: No
Exclusive territory: No
# of Locations: 1,000+

 

Support and Training Offered By Edible

In terms of support and training, franchise owners can expect an initial training program that takes place at the franchise's  corporate headquarters. While there, you will learn everything that you need to know about the running the business properly. This includes sales, marketing and advertising, and  more. This training program takes place before your location's grand opening and is broken down into classroom and on-the-job instruction. 

2022 Franchise Requirements Needed to Own a Edible Franchise.

What does a Edible Franchise Cost?

Edible franchise fees for 2022:

Veterans Incentive: Yes; $10,000 of initial franchise fee of first store
Initial Investment: $183,600 - $409,700
Cash Requirement: $80,000
Initial Franchise Fee: $30,000
Royalty Fee: 5%
Net Worth Requirement: $250,000

Is Edible a Semi Absentee Franchise with a Passive Ownership Opportunity?

No. Edible is not a semi absentee franchise. The owner of the franchise (the franchisee) is expected to be involved in all aspects of day-to-day operations.

Is Edible a Home Based franchise?

No. Edible is not a home based franchise opportunity.

What Do Edible Franchise Owners Make?

Click here to find out how much Edible franchisees make. Edible offers an Item 19 in their Franchise Disclosure Document which provides financial information about select franchisees in their franchise system.

Is Edible a Master Franchise Opportunity?

No. Edible is not a master franchise opportunity.

Does Edible Offer a Veteran Discount?

Yes. Edible franchise does offer a veteran discount.

Is Edible Looking for Franchisees in Canada?

No. Edible franchise is not looking for Canada franchisees.

Is Edible Looking for International franchisees?

No. Edible franchise is not looking for International franchisees.

Additional Information

Additional Categories

Miscellaneous & Unique, Retail, Non Food Franchises

Number of Units Open

100+ UNITS

Cash Required

$50,000 - $100,000

Master Franchise

No

Passive Franchise

No

Home Based Franchise

No

Item 19 Franchise

Yes

Veteran Discount

No

B2B

No

Franchise Opportunities in Canada

No

International Franchise Opportunities

No

Edible Franchises for Sale

Click Here to inquire about existing Edible franchises for sale. We may have Edible franchise resales. A franchise resale is an already established franchise owned by a franchisee and the franchisee is looking to sell their franchise.

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