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
SAT Edoa has begun harvesting cherries in Spain under its Glamour label for March and April exports to retailers in the United Kingdom and elsewhere. ... Read More
Targeting consumers who like fresh and local produce but don’t go to farmers’ markets, Fresh Nation LLC wants to make the shopping trip an online experience for consumers. ... Read More
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Big Monday morning news today with word that Chiquita and Fyffes want to merge.... Read More