Fyffes and Breakfast Club of Canada Announce Partnership to Provide Nutritional Food to Schools in Montreal Where the Need is Greatest

December 7, 2021 Fyffes

Fyffes and Breakfast Club of Canada (BCC) are delighted to announce a new partnership that will increase fresh fruit servings to school children in Montreal communities where the need is greatest. The pilot program started during the second half of November 2021, and Fyffes has committed to a weekly donation of 5,000 bananas to the Club, aiming to donate an estimated 75,000 bananas by the end of March 2022. Fyffes is also aiming to expand the ongoing program beyond bananas to potentially supply melons, pineapples, and other nutritious fruits in the future.

Fyffes Banana Farm First In World To Receive New Rainforest Alliance Certification

September 15, 2021 Fyffes

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Organto Adds Organic Fairtrade Bananas to Product Portfolio

September 9, 2021 Organto Foods

Organto Foods Inc., an integrated provider of organic and value-added organic fruits and vegetables announced that it has added fresh organic fairtrade bananas to its growing product portfolio.   

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Fresh Del Monte and “Jurassic World: Camp Cretaceous” Products to Hit Supermarket Shelves This Fall

September 2, 2021 Fresh Del Monte Produce Inc.

Fresh Del Monte announced its collaboration with “Jurassic World: Camp Cretaceous,” a Netflix series created by Universal Pictures, DreamWorks Animation, and Amblin Entertainment. This new partnership allows the produce giant and studio to join forces in promoting the series which is now streaming on Netflix. The collaboration allows Fresh Del Monte to add an adventurous twist to the packaging of its nutritious produce lineup, which will introduce consumers of all generations to “Jurassic World” and fresh produce in a creative way.

Ethy-Gen Ii Ripening Concentrate Expands to Netherlands For Banana Ripening

August 16, 2021 Catalytic Generators

Catalytic Generators’ ethylene-based product, Ethy-Gen® II Ripening Concentrate, has received approval from the Dutch Board for the Authorisation of Plant Protection Products and Biocides (Ctgb) for use in banana ripening in the Netherlands. While not all countries regulate ethylene products for fruit ripening as a plant protection product, some do, and therefore require approval.  So, the company has once again expanded the list of countries where its’ ripening products are authorized by following a detailed process for approval through the Ctgb.