Colombia Avocado Board Elects New Officers to Two-Year Term

October 7, 2021 Colombia Avocado Board

In September, the nine-member Colombia Avocado Board (CAB) elected four new officers to Board of Directors, serving a two-year term from 2021 through 2023.  Pedro Aguilar of Westfalia Colombia will serve as Chairman, and Ricardo Uribe of Cartama will serve as Vice-Chairman.  Serving as Secretary is Jorge Restrepo of Corpohass, and serving as Treasurer will be Kellen Newhouse of WestPak Avocados.  The newly elected officers, together with other members of the CAB, will be instrumental in helping cultivate new consumers of Colombian avocados in the United States.

Colombia Avocado Board Elects New Officers to Two-Year Term

October 6, 2021 Colombia Avocado Board

In September, the nine-member Colombia Avocado Board (CAB) elected four new officers to Board of Directors, serving a two-year term from 2021 through 2023. 

Naturipe Adds Colombia to Avocado Growing Regions

August 7, 2020 Naturipe

Naturipe announced today the expansion of their global footprint of avocados with their first season distributing Colombia avocados in the USA marketplace. Naturipe is a grower of premium quality avocados and supplies fresh, great tasting avocados year-round.

Index Fresh Brings Colombian Avocados to the U.S. Market for a Third Season

July 23, 2020 Index Fresh

Index Fresh is in its third round of offering Colombian avocados with a swift five-week window closing later this month. The global avocado marketer has had two previous rounds of bringing the Colombian fruit to the U.S. market; running those first two rounds as pilot projects.

Index Fresh Offers Colombian Avocados for Second Season

February 12, 2020 Index Fresh

California-based global avocado marketer, Index Fresh, is looking forward to the 2020 Colombia season offering high-quality fruit in limited volumes. This is the second season of Index Fresh bringing Colombian avocados to the U.S. market since starting its partnership with Colombian growers last year.