Harry & David Expands Pear Tree Orchards

NEAR WHITE CITY, Ore.– Harry and David is expanding the planting and growing of Comice pear trees in an orchard near White City. The company expects to plant 605 trees per acre with a total of 50,000 trees in the 2015 season. Harry and David plans to expand even more in 2016. On Tuesday, employees … Continue reading »

Santa Comes To Harry & David

MEDFORD, Ore. — Sunday was the last day for people to meet saint nick and the reindeer at Harry & David’s Country Village. People came down to the store at eleven this morning to sit on Santa’s lap, and get pictures with the whole North Pole gang. This must be Santa’s new group of reindeer, … Continue reading »

Harry & David Hiring for the Season

MEDFORD, Ore. — Harry and David is gearing up for this year’s holiday season. Over the next few months, the company plans to take on more than a thousand new employees. Managers are looking to fill about 1,100 jobs in the next two months. At a hiring event on Thrusday, each department with open positions … Continue reading »

Leaders Give Insight to Acquisition

MEDFORD, Ore. — For the first time since negotiating a deal, the new and old leaders of Harry & David are coming together and sharing their insight into the move. Last month, the company announced they were being bought by 1-800-Flowers.com. The acquisition comes after Harry & David posted their most profitable year in six … Continue reading »

1-800-FLOWERS Closes Harry & David Deal

MEDFORD, Ore. — The deal between 1-800-FLOWERS.COM and Harry & David closed Tuesday. Jim McCann, CEO of 1-800-FLOWERS.COM, Inc. said, “The addition of the iconic Harry & David name to our growing family of great gifting brands, helps extend our position as a leading, omni-channel provider of gifts that resonate with our customers, making us … Continue reading »

Seasonal Jobs Unknown After Acquisition

MEDFORD, Ore. – As the holiday season gradually approaches, thousands of seasonal workers in the Rogue Valley are wondering what will happen to their jobs. The recent acquisition of Harry & David has cast uncertainty over one of the area’s biggest holiday employers. According to Harry & David, the company’s workforce more than triples every … Continue reading »

Harry & David Donates Peaches to ACCESS

MEDFORD, Ore. – Tuesday morning Harry & David in South Medford donated 8,000 pounds of peaches to ACCESS Food Share. “Harry and David is a wonderful charitable partner for ACCESS and the Southern Oregon community,” said Philip Yates, ACCESS Nutrition Programs Director. “It’s important for families experiencing hunger to have access to healthy, fresh produce. … Continue reading »

Harry & David Recall

MEDFORD, Ore. — The peanut butter recall that has removed Sunland products from many store shelves is now affecting Harry & David. Specifically, the items that are being recalled are 12 ounce jars of Harry & David Crunchy Almond and Peanut Butter; Banana, Caramel and Raspberry Peanut Spread are also being pulled; they have ‘best … Continue reading »