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Costa Rican supplier Kapi Kapi growers reports exponential growth, national distribution

- General News
Building on the success of the pineapple business, Kapi bananas also began to pick up steam in 2023, generating substantial retail interest and positive sales feedback.

Dole releases national banana survey

- General News
These are some of the ripe findings of a robust national survey conducted by OnePoll and commissioned by produce leader Dole Food Company in advance of April 17’s National Banana Day

Chiquita plans transformative National Banana Day

- General News
Ahead of National Banana Day on April 17, Chiquita has launched an inspiring initiative to spread happy, healthy energy!

Dole plans 10-day party for National Banana Day 2024

- General News
For the tens of thousands of fresh fruit farmers, marketers, shippers and specialists at Dole Food Company, National Banana Day on April 17 is the biggest annual cause for celebration.

Trader Joe’s raises the price of bananas

- Retail
Monrovia, CA-based Trader Joe’s customer-favorite is getting a rate hike. The company has increased the price about 20%, from 19 cents each to 23 cents each.

Dole announces first inductees of its Banana Hall of Fame

- General News
Dole Food Company is honoring a beloved New Orleans restaurant, a pioneering Pennsylvania city and a 7-foot banana mascot for helping to make the banana into the world’s most popular fruit and a global icon.

Ecuador’s bananas caught in trade war crossfire

- General News
Ecuadoran banana exporters lost a key market after President Daniel Noboa waded into Russia-Ukraine war politics.

Dole celebrates the 125th year of its banana

- General News
The Dole 125th Banana-versry ( officially kick-offs today with the first of “125 Ways to Be Bananas,” part of an extensive web and social media series of banana tips and recipes, digital downloads, engagement opportunities and ways to share banana memories.

Ecuadoran banana grower achieves global safety standard

- General News
Working with Equifruit, Ecuadoran banana grower Asoguabo achieves GlobalGAP Produce Handling Assurance (PHA) standard.

Kapi Kapi appoints president

- General News
Kapi Kapi announces that Sofia Acon has been appointed as president.