Reducing the world’s top four banana companies to three, the boards of Chiquita Brands International Inc. and Irish competitor Fyffes Plc. have agreed that the Charlotte, N.C., company will buy the Dublin company in an all-stock deal valued at $526 ... Read More
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Avocado importers, shippers and industry officials don’t think the Chipotle restaurant chain’s fears that it may have to take guacamole off the menu are justified. ... Read More
In a letter signed by more than 1,000 growers, the California Water Alliance asked the state’s congressional delegation to pass legislation easing water supply issues aggravated by drought. ... Read More
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Big Monday morning news today with word that Chiquita and Fyffes want to merge.... Read More