Fair Trade-certified bananas gain ground
10/11/2011 12:31:14 PMThough Fair Trade-certified bananas represent less than 1% of U.S. banana sales, preliminary numbers for... Read more.
Worst of the banana sales slump may be over
10/11/2011 12:29:41 PMWith kids back in school, banana sales are picking up after the devastating floods that had disrupted... Read more.
More automation in the works for improved banana ripening
10/11/2011 12:26:11 PMJim “Banana Jim” Still, who invented tarpless ripening, believes the future of banana ripening lies... Read more.
Agreement on Mexican trucks pleases many in fresh produce industry
03/08/2011 12:06:08 PMMexican trucks once again will be allowed to roll along U.S. highways, after the two countries announced... Read more.
Banana sales cool off in summer
03/08/2011 11:59:42 AMWhen the weather warms up, banana sales cool down. It’s a reality in the banana business, as marketers... Read more.
Hispanic interest makes plantains the specialty item leader
03/08/2011 11:54:45 AMIncreasing ethnic minority populations and their discriminating tastes appear to be helping red and burro... Read more.