This tropical fruit is portable, affordable and easy to eat, which are just some of the reasons that consumers picked it as the most popular item in the produce department. More than eight in 10 consumers (84%) put bananas in their cart this year.
Solidifying its position at the Port of Wilmington, Dole Food Co. Inc. has signed a 15-year lease.
Turbana Corporation is on a road trip to bring U.S. communities onto the “Growing Smiles, Sharing Goodness” bandwagon. The Coral Gables-based company’s campaign started as a social media project in August and has transformed into a truck tour of Northeastern cities called the “Tally Me Turbana Food Truck Tour”.
'Tis the season to sell celery, fa-la-la-la-la-la-la.
Del Monte Fresh Produce has agreed to pay $1.2 million to Thai farmworkers to settle a discrimination lawsuit filed against its Hawaii subsidiary by the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission.
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