Promotions help retailers Go Bananas
10/11/2011 12:27:54 PMBanana marketers are building on last year’s promotions to engage a younger crowd and celebrate... 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.
Schools provide a viable foodservice outlet for bananas
03/08/2011 11:51:13 AMBanana marketers say they have the right product for foodservice customers, particularly schools and other... Read more.
Hen House low-price banana promotion garners attention
03/08/2011 11:47:21 AMHen House, a retailer in the Kansas City, Mo., area, recently ran newspaper ads promoting Dole bananas... Read more.