Yearly Archives: 2012

NY Produce Show

Meet and greet from over 70 customers, photos from the exhibit.

 

Shipping profiles: papaya volumes on the rise

Excerpts from an article in the 12/14/12 The Packer written by Mike Hornick Red papaya production in Belize won’t peak until March, but shipments are expected to edge up weekly from now until then on a crop pegged for hefty … Continue reading

 

Perhaps a creature will be stirring

December’s ‘Cooking in the Tropics’ newsletter highlighted tropical gift baskets and goodies made with Caribbean Red papayas, SlimCado avocados, starfruit, limes and more. Here’s an excerpt from the newsletter.   ‘Twas the holiday season, when all check their gift lists, … Continue reading

 

This year’s holiday card

 

SlimCados back to pre-hurricane Andrew volumes

from an article written by by Christina DiMartino for the 11/25/12 Produce News “We still have good supplies of ‘SlimCado’ avocados,” Mary Ostlund, director of marketing for Homestead, FL-based Brooks Tropicals told The Produce News on Oct. 22. “We’ll have … Continue reading