Chiquita struggles with costs, prepares for merger
08/15/2014 9:43:50 AMA one-two punch of increased banana costs and decreased sales of packaged salads left Chiquita Brands... Read more.
Sysco Corp. names new officers
08/15/2014 9:44:31 AMSysco Corp. has announced new officers to help lead the company after its pending merger with US Foods... Watch Video.
UPDATED: Russia bans U.S. produce
08/08/2014 12:01:09 PM(UPDATED COVERAGE, Aug. 7) Putting at risk a key market for Northwest tree fruit, grapes and California... Read more.
Baloian Farms patriarch dies at age 92
08/08/2014 12:04:03 PMEd Baloian, chairman of the board of Baloian Farms, Fresno, Calif., died Aug. 2 at the age of 92. Despite... Watch Video.
From the show floor: PMA Foodservice 2014 booths 1
08/08/2014 11:56:10 AMThe Packer Editor Greg Johnson and staff writer Mike Hornick collected the following news items July... Read more.
- New melon varieties boast sweetness, firm flesh
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- Chiquita’s moving costs could top $40 million; new board in place
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