Fresh Del Monte Produce
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Fresh Del Monte Produce reported mixed first-half results this week but the numbers merely provided the context for the US company to insist it is looking at building a business that focuses not just on produce and not just on the developed markets of the West, writes Dean Best.
The row between the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and Fresh Del Monte Produce, which has led to the fruit and vegetable company filing lawsuits against the US food watchdog and Oregon Health Authority, poses some difficult questions for regulators, politicians and for companies.
Fresh Del Monte Produce is to set up its first processing plant in France.
Fresh Del Monte Produce today (1 November) booked increased third quarter sales for 2016 over the year-ago period although sales for the nine months of the year to September were down.
Fresh Del Monte Produce said today (1 September) its president and COO Hani El-Naffy is to step down at the end of February.
Fresh Del Monte Produce today (2 August) reported higher first-half profits despite a dip in sales, helped by lower banana and transport costs.
Fresh Del Monte Produce today (3 May) booked higher first-quarter earnings, despite only slight growth in sales, as the US group was boosted by lower transport and fruit costs.
Fresh Del Monte Produce today (23 February) booked lower full-year earnings as losses sustained in the fourth quarter weighed on the US group's results.
Fresh Del Monte Produce today (27 October) reported a slide in nine-month earnings but the US produce giant saw its shares jump in early trading.
Seven US food and drink companies including Hain Celestial, Hormel Foods, Kraft Heinz Co. and Pinnacle Foods have agreed to publicly reveal how they are assessing and managing the risk that water poses to global food supplies.
Fresh Del Monte Produce emphasised its higher second-quarter earnings but the rise was not enough to prevent profits falling for the first half of 2015 as a whole.
Fresh Del Monte Produce has confirmed plans to establish a banana and pineapple plantation in the Philippines.
The EU high court has hit Fresh Del Monte Produce Inc with fresh fines related to an alleged banana cartel with distributor Weichert in 2008.
Fresh Del Monte Produce has launched its Fresh Market retail concept in Saudi Arabia in a bid to tap into growing demand for healthy food-to-go options in the market.
US-based Fresh Del Monte Produce today (28 April) posted a fall in first-quarter earnings amid lower profits from its non-banana produce business.
Fresh Del Monte Produce booked a jump in earnings during 2014 - a year the US company termed "outstanding", with sales gains across all business segments and geographies.
Rising volumes and higher selling prices in the third quarter contributed to a jump in nine-month earnings at Fresh Del Monte Produce.
Fresh Del Monte Produce today (29 July) posted increased half-year earnings, as higher selling prices for bananas in the second quarter helped its profits.
Fresh Del Monte Produce has booked a jump in profitability thanks to higher sales and improved margins in the first quarter.
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).
Fresh Del Monte Produce is looking to tap into demand in the Middle East for convenience foods with new products and the launch of its own retail outlets.
Fresh Del Monte Produce posted a bigger-than-expected loss in the fourth quarter, prompting shares to slide in New York yesterday (18 February).
Fresh Del Monte Produce has agreed to settle a lawsuit accusing the US company of discrimination against Thai workers working for it in Hawaii.
Fresh Del Monte Produce saw its earnings slide in the third quarter, hurt by one-off charges, an industry-wide oversupply of bananas, and increased logistic and fruit costs.
Sinagpore-based Del Monte Pacific has booked an increase in first-half profits, helped by revenues in the Philippines, its largest market for branded sales.
Fresh Del Monte Produce is expanding in Canada with the opening of its first fresh-cut processing facility in the country.
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