Berlin’s Fruit Logistica is taking to the Internet more than ever before.
Calavo Growers Inc. ended 2014 with a strong quarterly report and broke its own record for annual revenue, posting $782.5 million, which was a 13.2% more than its previous high mark logged in 2013.
Chiquita Brands International Inc. is reportedly closing its headquarters in Charlotte, N.C., and will let its employees know the fate of their jobs in the next 90 days.
(UPDATED COVERAGE 4:21 p.m.)Laboratory tests have confirmed that two strains of listeria monocytogenes found at Bidart Bros. apple packing facility in Shafter, Calif., are identical to those in an outbreak that has sickened 34 in the U.S. and Canada and killed at least 3 in the U.S.
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