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

September 15, 2021 Fyffes

ersion 2020, which deploys a radically new management system approach to environmental, labour, social and economic risks.

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.

Dole Picks Port Tampa Bay For New Shipping Route For Bananas, Pineapples

A new shipping service delivering Dole pineapples and bananas to the United States will pass through Port Tampa Bay starting later this summer. In addition to fruit, the direct weekly route linking Tampa, Honduras and