INFO: Robinson Fresh uses best practices to keep tropicals line flowing

by Maggie Giuffrida, The Produce News   Robinson Fresh has carefully crafted its business practices to ensure that supply availability for pineapples is not compromised. “The dual country strategy that Robinson Fresh has in place for pineapple allows us to diversify supply production and risk whenever weather events hit one region or another,” said Category General […]

INFO: Issues hindering Indonesia tropical fruit exports

  Indonesia has the potential to export tropical fruits to various countries, according to Kafi Kurnia, Head of the Indonesian Export-Import of Fresh Fruit and Vegetable Association (Assibisindo). Yet there are several factors hindering this potentially lucrative business.   Based on a report from Indonesia’s Agriculture Ministry there exists solid demand for Indonesia’s tropical fruits […]

KENYA: Mango exports on the rise

by Yzza Ibrahim, Fresh Plaza   Kenya registered a significant increase in mango production across the 2015/2016 season compared to the previous season, witnessing an increase of 27% on season-to-season basis. Mangos From Kenya reported 30% jump in exports, largely attributed to their intense continuous training that guides farmers to plant and maintain mangoes professionally in […]