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Chiquita looks to cost savings for growth

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Chiquita plans European "transformation"

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just the answer: Chiquita Brands 20 Nov 2012

Katy Askew

Fresh produce companies are increasingly looking to develop their value-added offering in order to boost margins and Chiquita Brands International is no exception. Wouter Van Cauwenbergh, senior sales manager for the company's operations in the EMEA region, spoke to just-food about the company's ambition to develop a value-added consumer focused business.

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Fyffes sales, adjusted earnings rise 14 May 2014

Katy Askew

Irish banana group Fyffes booked an increase in sales and adjusted earnings in the first quarter but saw one-off costs related to its pending merger with Chiquita Brands International dent the bottom line.

Editor's choice: highlights on just-food last week 17 Mar 2014

Dean Best

The biggest story of the week came as it started - with the announcement of the proposed merger between banana giants Chiquita Brands International and Fyffes. Elsewhere, UK grocers Morrisons and The Co-operative Group grabbed the headlines - the former for its bid to revive sales and the latter for the resignation of its chief executive.

UPDATE: Chiquita, Fyffes outline benefits of scale 10 Mar 2014

Dean Best

An extended geographic presence, a wider product portfolio and a broader supply base are among the benefits from the merger of Chiquita Brands International and Fyffes, the produce giants said today (10 March).

Banana suppliers Chiquita, Fyffes to merge 10 Mar 2014

Dean Best

Chiquita Brands International and Fyffes are to merge, the banana suppliers have announced this morning (10 March).

Fyffes points to organic growth as profits rise 10 Mar 2014

Dean Best

Produce group Fyffes, which has agreed to merge with US rival Chiquita Brands International, saw sales and profits rise in 2013.

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