Produce giants Chiquita and Fyffes to merge

UPDATE: US/IRELAND: Chiquita, Fyffes outline benefits of scale

An extended geographic presence, a wider product portfolio and a broader supply base are among the benefits from the merger…

IRELAND: Fyffes points to organic growth as profits rise

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

US/IRELAND: Banana suppliers Chiquita, Fyffes to merge

Chiquita Brands International and Fyffes are to merge, the banana suppliers have announced this morning (10 March). The stock-for-stock transaction…

US: Chiquita narrows FY losses but shares slide

Produce group Chiquita Brands International booked narrower losses for the full-year but saw shares slide as the fourth-quarter result missed…

IRELAND: Fyffes eyeing M&A opportunities for growth

Produce giant Fyffes is "actively" looking for acquisitions to boost its core businesses of bananas, pineapples and melons. The Ireland-based…