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

New CEO of bananas and pineapples named for Chiquita

01/23/2015

A former Dole Food Co. executive is now CEO for bananas and pineapples at Chiquita Brands International Inc.

FDA warns Brooklyn wholesaler to clean up its act

12/24/2014

The Food and Drug Administration has Brooklyn wholesaler New Yung Wah Trading Co. in its sights because of unresolved food safety issues that include rodents nesting in a box of thawing meat that was stored on top of fresh melons.

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.

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Market Scope - Pineapple — F.o.b.s as of Jan. 12

2015-01-11

CENTRAL AMERICA IMPORTS — Imports (379*-336*-163) — Imports via boat. Movement expected to remain about the same. Primarily Costa Rica, Ecuador and Honduras. Port of entry: South Florida. Trading active. Prices higher. Cartons one-layer golden ripe 5-6s supplies in too few hands to quote. 7s mostly $11, 8s mostly $11. Port of entry: Philadelphia. active. Prices higher. Cartons one-layer golden ripe 5-6s supplies in too few hands to quote. 7s mostly $11-12, 8s mostly $10-11. Port of entry: Southern California. Trading active. Prices higher. Cartons one-layer golden ripe 5-6s supplies in too few hands to quote. 7s mostly $11-12, 8s mostly $11-12. Quality good. *revised.

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS — Crossings (13-13*-22) — Movement expected about the same. Trading active. Prices higher. Cartons one-layer 5-7s mostly $8.50-9.50, 8s mostly $7.50-8.50. Quality generally good. *revised.

 


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