For Information Contact:

Stacey Bender/Lisa Jagniatkowski

Bender Hammerling Group

(973) 744-0707

lisa.jags@bhgpr.com

 

Edible Arrangements is a Proud Sponsor of the

National Breast Cancer Foundation

- Honor all women in October during Breast Cancer Awareness Month -

 

 

HAMDEN , Conn. —August 2006— In an ongoing effort to increase awareness for Breast Cancer, Edible Arrangements ( www.ediblearrangements.com ) is proud to announce its sponsorship of the National Breast Cancer Foundation (NBCF) ( www.nationalbreastcancer.org ). Edible Arrangements, the leading purveyor of exquisite, hand-sculpted, fresh fruit bouquets is honoring the NBCF honor and Breast Cancer Awareness month with two special arrangements, available from October 1 st – October 31 st .

 

The Breast Cancer Awareness Bouquet features delicious pink chocolate covered strawberries designed in a special breast cancer awareness keepsake ceramic container.

 

Photo Courtesy of Edible Arrangements

 

 

The Awareness Celebration arrangement has pink chocolate strawberries, pineapple daisies and stars, cantaloupe, honeydew and grapes designed in a special breast cancer awareness keepsake ceramic container.

 

Photo Courtesy of Edible Arrangements

 

 

“We look forward to our role in helping The National Breast Cancer Foundation in its mission to save lives and increase awareness,'” says Tariq Farid , President and CEO, Edible Arrangements International. “This is a very important cause, and we're proud to be able to support it and work with the NBCF.”

“The National Breast Cancer Foundation is excited that Edible Arrangements has joined us in the fight against breast cancer,” says founder and president of the National Breast Cancer Foundation is Janelle Hail. “These wonderful and delicious bouquets are a special way to honor women everywhere and contribute to such a worthwhile cause.”

 

 

 

About Edible Arrangements

 

Edible Arrangements International has 500 franchise stores across the U.S. and Canada , with 307 franchise stores signed and 238 new stores opening soon.  A U.K. store opened in January 2006.  Bouquets from Edible Arrangements can be ordered by telephone, on the company's Website or at one of its stores. A variety of arrangements come in several sizes and range in price from $32 to $200.  For more information, please visit www.ediblearrangements.com.        

 

***More information and high-resolution digital images are available upon request***

 

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