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Chiquita accepts Brazilian offer, food safety talk at Fresh Summit and Sensory Experience Contest.

Staff Writer Coral Beach once again covers Chiquita news — the company accepts the proposal from Cutrale Group and Safra Group, Tom Karst talks to FDA’s Mike Taylor about food safety, and Tom Burfield covers the PMA’s Sensory Experience Contest at Fresh Summit.

Posted 10/27/2014 03:09 PM

Chiquita rejects Fyffes, Melissa's at Fresh Summit and California grape crop update.

Chiquita shareholders today rejected Fyffe Plc’s offer, Tom Burfield reports on new products from the Melissa’s brand at PMA’s Fresh Summit and Mike Hornick talks to John Pandol about the California grape crop.

Posted 10/24/2014 02:35 PM

Dunn and Spezzano recognized at Fresh Summit, Mighties kiwifruit.

At the Produce Marketing Association’s Fresh Summit, The Packer named Bolthouse Farms CEO Jeff Dunn Produce Marketer of the Year, and Dick Spezzano was named the Robert L. Carey honoree for his involvment with PMA. Mighties-brand kiwifruit debuted on the Fresh Summit expo floor.

Posted 10/20/2014 03:17 PM

Tour de Fresh, Chiquita rejects offer, Mulholland packs Halos and Nogales port opening ceremony.

The Tour de Fresh cyclists arrive at the Anaheim Convention Center, Chiquita says no to Brazilian purchase, Mulholland Citrus will pack Halos for Paramount Citrus and a years-long construction project at a Nogales, Ariz., port of entry is finished.

Posted 10/17/2014 09:25 AM