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Operation Wonder Vet is an initiative to provide veterans with an opportunity to own and manage their own Flowers Baked Goods Distribution Franchise.
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Two veterans will be selected by a panel of judges to receive the grand prize, $75,000 towards the purchase price of any open Flowers Baked Goods Distribution Franchise in the U.S.

ELIGIBILTY

Any individual who, on or before July 4, 2018, was honorably discharged from the U.S. military (Army, Navy, Air Force, Marine Corps, or Coast Guard), is a legal resident of a state within the U.S. (including the District of Columbia), is at least 21 years of age on July 4, 2018, and who has the necessary financial resources to start and operate a Flowers distributorship, if chosen, is eligible to participate in the contest.

TIMELINE & PROCESS

Operation Wonder Vet will start at 12 a.m. EDT on July 4, 2018 and will close at 11:59 p.m. EDT on August 15, 2018. The contest will be comprised of 3 judging rounds.
Round 1: Submissions will be evaluated on personal qualifications and a written essay.
Round 2: Semi-Finalists will be required to a create brief video explaining how their service background and personal experience makes them a worthy candidate.
Round 3: The judging panel will select four finalists who will be invited to travel to Flowers Bakeries headquarters located in Thomasville, Georgia. Finalists will experience distributorship operations first-hand and participate in a final interview from which 2 Winners will be selected. Contest Winners will be contacted via telephone or email on or before October 26, 2018. Results will also be posted on www.operationwondervet.com.
Each Winner will receive $75,000 towards the purchase price of any open Flowers Baked Goods Distribution Franchise in the United States.
All interested Contestants must read the Official Rules and Terms and Conditions, which contains all eligibility criteria and contest rules.
 

SUPPORTING THE BREAD, WHITE, AND BLUE

 
OUR PLEDGE: The Bread, White, and Blue initiative offers all eligible veterans our military discount of 10% off the final sales price of any open Flowers Baked Goods Distribution Franchise in the U.S.