Pineapple

PINEAPPLE

This sweet tropical fruit has a steady following, with 43% of shoppers saying they bought pineapples in the past year, a number even with Fresh Trends 2012.

 

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Packer Stories

Fruit chunker nominated for Fruit Logistica award

12/17/2014

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

Fruit Logistica names 2015 innovation award nominees

12/15/2014

Messe Berlin has named 10 nominees for the Fruit Logistica Innovation Award 2015.

Fresh Del Monte recalls fresh-cut products after listeria test

12/10/2014

Fresh Del Monte Produce Inc. is recalling more than 3,000 consumer packages of 34 different fresh-cut fruit products that contain sliced Gala red apples from Pennsylvania that tested positive for listeria contamination.

Kingston Fresh operation achieves high PrimusLabs score

12/09/2014

Kingston Fresh’s south Florida cold storage operation has achieved a high food safety score.

Turbana, Wisconsin retailer donate to food bank

11/25/2014

Turbana Corp. and a Wisconsin retailer have made a donation to a Wisconsin food bank.

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Market Scope - Pineapples — F.o.b.s as of Dec. 8

2014-12-07

CENTRAL AMERICA IMPORTS — Imports (444*-396*-169) — Imports via boat. Movement expected to remain about the same. Primarily Costa Rica, Ecuador and Honduras. Port of entry: South Florida. Trading slow. Prices lower. Cartons one-layer golden ripe 5-8s mostly $7. Port of entry: Philadelphia. Trading slow. Prices lower. Cartons one-layer golden ripe 5-8s mostly $6-7. Port of entry: Southern California. Trading moderate. Prices generally unchanged. Cartons one-layer golden ripe 5s mostly $7-8, 7-8s mostly $8-9. Quality good. *revised.

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS — Crossings (5-6-7) — Movement expected about the same. Trading slow. Prices lower. Cartons one-layer 5-7s $6-7, 8s mostly $5.50-6.50. Quality generally good.

 


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