Monthly Archives: September 2007
Thanks to our 90 member crew, we’ve back on schedule for planting this year. Kudos to the crew for a job well done: cleaning-up fields, resetting trees and planting new seedlings after hurricane Dean. Needless to say this feverish planting … Continue reading
A number of Homestead employees asked to see more about the poured concrete roofs on the buildings in Belize. Living in a hurricane-prone zone like southern Florida is making us wonder if concrete not shingles is the way to go. … Continue reading
Construction is on schedule. Thanks to Santiago for sending the photos.
Excerpts from the Belize Centaur Cable Network broadcastFriday, September 14, 2007Belize Fruit Packers Ltd. and Fruta Bomba Limited are sister companies operating under the umbrella of Brooks Tropical located in Homestead, Florida. Today, approximately 800 employees total from both companies … Continue reading
In newspapers across the south, the Publix pull-out ad features the Brooks Tropical’s logo.“Produce advertising rarely shows a grower’s logo. It’s considered ‘branding.’ Retailers show your logo in advertising when they believe their customers look for that company name while … Continue reading