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.
La Niña causes tight banana supplies
03/08/2011 11:42:15 AMBanana growers, suppliers and retailers blame La Niña for wet, cool conditions that have cut into... Read more.
Love bananas and want to lose weight? There's an app for that
10/11/2010 7:09:29 PMDel Monte Fresh Produce Inc. is offering an iPhone or Blackberry app with information on its banana... Read more.
Marketers try to cash in on plantain's versatility
10/07/2010 3:13:44 PMThe trouble with plantains is that the more beat up they look, the sweeter they taste. “Our Central... Read more.
Fair Trade-certified bananas make strides in North America
10/07/2010 2:27:36 PMFair Trade-certified bananas, long a success in Europe, are growing in North America for the third... Read more.