Saudi Businesswoman wins International Franchisee Award of the Year 2012
One of the most prestigious award went to Nourah Al-Rossais, owner of Master franchisee- Saudi Arabia, who won International Franchisee Award of the Year.
recognized for dedication, inspiration.
WALLINGFORD, Conn., Sept. 7, 2012 – Edible Arrangements founder and CEO Tariq Farid recently honored Saudi entrepreneur Nourah Al-Rossais as the “International Franchisee of the Year” at the franchise’s 7th International Convention in Orlando, Florida.
“As soon as I met her, I knew she was the perfect person to introduce Saudi Arabia to Edible Arrangements,”
Al-Rossais, who opened her first location in 2009, now has 11 franchises located in Riyadh, Jeddah, Khobar, Al Dammam, Makkah and Al Majmah’ah.
“Edible Arrangements is like my family and I am very honored,” said Al-Rossais. “This award is possible because I have such an amazing and supportive family and such a great staff in my stores. It can be tough introducing a new concept to an entire country. But we did it, and I can't wait to get back and open more!”
About Edible Arrangements®
With over 1100 locations open or under development worldwide, Edible Arrangements International is the leading purveyor of delicious, high quality, artistically designed, fresh fruit arrangements that are practical, healthy gifts and centerpieces for everyday occasions and events. Brothers Tariq and Kamran Farid developed and launched the company in 1999 in East Haven, CT, after many years in the floral industry. Edible Arrangements stores are located in the United States, Canada, Puerto Rico, Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates, Kuwait, Qatar, Bahrain, Italy, Turkey, Hong Kong, Jordan, Oman, India and China. The company has been recognized as an industry leader since its inception, including ranking first in its category in Entrepreneur magazine’s annual “Franchise 500” for the past six years and also placing in Entrepreneur’
About Edible Arrangements®
Currently, EA Saudi has 11 stores in Riyadh, Jeddah, Khobar, Dammam, Makkah & Al-Majam’ah.
The stores create magnificent, fresh fruit arrangements and gourmet chocolate dipped fruit for pick-up or free delivery, seven days a week. The stores offer multiple order channels, including online purchases, toll free calls, local store calls and in-store orders, making it easy for the customers to “Make life a Little Sweeter” with Edible Arrangements®
Orders can be placed in-store, online at http://www.EdibleArrangements.com.sa or by calling 920024070
Contact information for the 11 stores in KSA is as follows:
Az Zahra Dist. +966 2 6927878 M: +966 556927878
Al Rawdah Dist. +966 2 6600111
Al Aqrabiyyah Dist. +966 3 8010288 M: +966 508010288
Al Faisallieh Dist. +966 3 8188048
King Abdullah Road +966 6 4311099