Monthly Archives: February 2008

Raw for 30 Days, a startling documentary on eating only raw foods

Excerpt from Raw Food Diet — Extremely Healthy or Just Extreme? The newest trend in eating is a raw food only diet. How healthy is it?by Bridget Nelson MonroeReader’s Digest, February 2008Severe diets are making headlines, claiming to reverse diabetes … Continue reading


Marie Simard promoted to Brooks Tropicals Controller

Marie Simard has been promoted to Controller. Having joined the firm in July of 2007 as Purchased Fruit Account Manager, Marie more recently held the Assistant Controller position. Marie came to Brooks from A Nose for Clothes Retail Stores where … Continue reading


Barbara Figgins New Brooks Tropicals Office Manager

Barbara Figgins has been promoted to Office Manager at Brooks Tropicals. Barbara — an eight year veteran of the firm — started as a ‘temp’ in the accounts payable department. Over the years she’s worked in nearly every department in … Continue reading


Construction nearing completion

Construction is nearing completion.


William Brown Joins Brooks Tropicals

From an article in The Packer, 2/11/2008 William Brown has joined the Brooks Tropicals’ team as Purchasing Manager. William brings with him solid experience in developing and implementing purchasing strategies for complex business needs, an obvious asset for Brooks Tropicals … Continue reading