Tag Archives: Bananas

Organics Unlimited Adds 370 Acres

Organics Unlimited has added 370 acres of certified organic banana production in Michoacan, Mexico, to increase its supply of bananas. This new acreage will … Continue reading

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Chiquita Brands Combines with Fyffes

Chiquita Brands and Fyffes announced today that the Boards of Directors of both companies have unanimously approved a definitive agreement under which Chiquita will … Continue reading

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Dole Hosts World’s Largest Banana Gathering

Thousands of banana lovers gathered in Latrobe, Pa., on National Banana Split Day for the world’s largest banana gathering and banana split bar. The … Continue reading

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Organics Unlimited is “Growing” Awareness

September is GROW Month for Organics Unlimited. Retailers carrying GROW label bananas by Organics Unlimited are supporting the non-profit brand by increasing consumer awareness … Continue reading

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Honing in on healthy snacks

With innovations in flavor, packaging and brand appeal, produce companies are winning over the snacking category. It seems almost weekly a new snack item … Continue reading

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Dole’s Banana Food Truck Sets Off on 4,800-Mile Tour

The Peel the Love Summer Food Truck Tour has hit the road in on a 4,800-mile summer quest to reacquaint Americans with the fun, … Continue reading

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Turbana Brings Consumers Back to the Farms

As the “farm to table” idea has achieved national recognition, Turbana announced they are bringing this concept full circle by showing North American consumers … Continue reading

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Del Monte Fresh Produce is Giving Away Banana Halloween Costumes

Del Monte Fresh Produce announced the launch of its Banana Halloween Costume Giveaway. The Facebook sweepstakes began October 8th and ends October 18th. Many … Continue reading

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Dole Goes Bananas for Northwest’s Largest Multi-Day Bike Ride

Dole is going bananas for Cascade Bicycle Club’s 33rd Annual Group Health Seattle to Portland Bicycle Classic – to the delight of 10,000 riders. … Continue reading

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Dole Promotes the Banana as Nature’s Original Energy Bar

A summer-long national marketing campaign that challenges summer fitness fans and recreational enthusiasts to consider the banana as one of nature’s best energy sources … Continue reading

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