Fresh-cut Fruits



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Fruit chunker nominated for Fruit Logistica award


A pineapple and melon fruit chunker from Atlas Pacific Engineering Co., has been nominated as a Fruit Logistica Innovation Award 2015 by Messe Berlin.

Castellini builds Atlanta area fresh-cut plant


The Castellini Co. is expanding its presence in the Southeast with an Atlanta produce processing and distribution center.

Giant Eagle recalls salads because of Del Monte sliced apples


Fresh-cut red gala apples recalled by Fresh Del Monte Produce Inc. because of potential listeria contamination caused retailer Giant Eagle Inc. to issue its own recall of pistachio apple salad made with the suspect apple slices.

Federal judge tosses out ‘natural’ label case against Dole


A federal judge has thrown out a case against Dole Packaged Foods Co. involving a man’s claims that “all natural” labels on some of the company’s products were misleading and illegal because the products contained citric acid and ascorbic acid.

Ruby Fresh arils cup hits school market


Eight school districts nationwide have added Ruby Fresh’s 2-ounce pomegranate aril snack cups to their lunch menus.

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