Edible Arrangements of Portland Oregon "Thinks Pink" for Breast Cancer Awareness Month
The new fall color is Pink. October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month and the Edible Arrangements store in NE Portland is "Thinking Pink" as they make preparations locally to support the second decade of public and professional education and awareness for breast cancer.
Portland, OR, --(PR.com)-- Edible Arrangements, the leading national purveyor of artistically designed fresh fruit arrangements, has been providing fresh fruit arrangements in and around Portland since opening last November. This is the third year Edible Arrangements has been supporting Breast Cancer Awareness nationally through the company's sponsorship of the National Breast Cancer Foundation (NBCF) (www.nationalbreastcancer.org).
Edible Arrangements will be promoting two special arrangements nationwide available from October 1st to October 31st. The "Breast Cancer Awareness Bouquet"® features delicious fresh strawberries hand dipped in pink chocolate and beautifully arranged in a special breast cancer awareness keepsake ceramic container. The "Awareness Celebration"® arrangement has pink chocolate dipped strawberries, pineapple daisies and stars, cantaloupe, honeydew and grapes also featured in their breast cancer awareness keepsake.
"We look forward to our role in helping The National Breast Cancer Foundation in its mission to save lives and increase awareness" says Mr. Schloe, owner of the NE Portland Edible Arrangements store. "This is a very important cause that all of our locations through the U.S. are supporting, and we're proud to be able to locally support the efforts toward the inspirational work of the National Breast Cancer Foundation." This October, Edible Arrangements will donate 10 percent of sales of these two arrangements to The National Breast Cancer Foundation.
About Edible Arrangements
Edible Arrangements International, Inc., is the leading purveyor of delicious, high quality, artistically designed fresh fruit arrangements that are practical and the perfect healthy gift for every gift-giving occasion. Founded in 1999 in East Haven, Conn., Edible Arrangements earned the 27th spot on Entrepreneur Magazine's 2008 Hot 100 list of Fastest-Growing Businesses in America. With more than 730 operating stores and almost 100 new stores opening soon, Edible Arrangements is rapidly expanding franchises across the United States, Canada, Puerto Rico, Dubai and the United Kingdom. Edible Arrangements may be ordered by telephone 503-236-3395, at any of the company's retail stores, or online at www.EdibleArrangements.com.
In The United States, during the month of October, 10% of the purchase price will be donated to the National Breast Cancer Foundation, Inc. ("NBCF"). NBCF uses the proceeds to save lives by increasing awareness of breast cancer through education and by providing funding for free mammograms for needy women. NBCF is headquartered at 2600 Network Blvd., Ste. 300, Frisco, TX 75034. NBCF can be reached at 972-248-9200 or at www.nationalbreastcancer.org. This charitable sales promotion is being conducted by Edible Arrangements International, Inc., headquartered at 95 Barnes Rd., Wallingford, CT 06492. Edible Arrangements is not compensated for conducting this promotion. No portion of the purchase price is tax deductible.