Kapi Kapi Growers Reports Exponential Growth

May 14, 2024 Kapi Kapi

Kapi branded pineapples first entered the U.S. market in late 2020. Through the leadership of Sofia Acon, president of Kapi Kapi Growers, the brand grabbed the attention of retail buyers and in December of 2020, the first shipments of Kapi pineapples reached the Port of Philadelphia. Retailers and wholesalers in the Northeast were eager to put the Kapi brand on store shelves and by the end of Q1, distribution had taken off. In less than a year, the Kapi brand was well on its way to becoming a significant supplier in the tropical fruit space.

Fresh Del Monte Brings Red-Shelled Rubyglow Pineapple to the U.S. Market

By popular demand, the global produce giant officially introduces Rubyglow™ pineapples to the U.S. market after an initial January launch in China that prompted a global waitlist. Featuring a deep red outer shell, bright yellow flesh, and a distinct sweet flavor, Rubyglow™  pineapples are a new variety of the popular tropical fruit and the most exclusive, high-end pineapple offered by Fresh Del Monte. 

Fresh Del Monte Launches Personal Size Precious Honeyglow Pineapple Exclusively Through Melissa’s Produce

The world’s leading vertically integrated producer of high-quality fresh and fresh-cut fruit and vegetables is joining forces with the nation’s largest distributor of specialty produce to offer fresh pineapple lovers an entirely new size option.

DOLE Organic Fair Trade Certified Pineapples Selected as a Good Housekeeping 2024 Sustainable Innovation Awards Winner

February 22, 2024 Dole plc

Dole Food Company announced today that DOLE® Organic Fair Trade Certified Pineapples were named a winner in Good Housekeeping’s 2024 Sustainable Innovation Awards. The full list of awards can be found on www.goodhousekeeping.com/sustainable-innovation-2024.

Kapi Kapi Growers Names Sofia Acon as President

December 15, 2023 Kapi Kapi Growers

Acon was instrumental in bringing Kapi Kapi Growers to the U.S. market four years ago, co-founding the company, shaping its vision and strategic plan, leading the development of the brand and building an extraordinary team.