Del Monte Fresh Produce Company, a leading producer and distributor of fresh fruit and vegetables in the Middle East, Africa and Europe, is showcasing its range of healthy eating solutions on the go at Gulfood 2014 which started today (February
Instability since February last year has driven away as much as 60 to 70 per cent of the fruit and vegetable business at the Manama Central Market, said a senior representative of Bahrain's agriculture sector.
Chronic conditions in the
Vegetable and fruit prices in Bahrain have decreased up to 30 per cent as a result of improving weather conditions in exporting countries, particularly Saudi Arabia, Jordan and Lebanon, according to a leading trader.
Ridha Al Bustani, who
Edible Arrangements, a leader in hand-sculpted, fresh-fruit arrangements, has announced plans to open its first outlet in Muscat as part of its Gulf expansion plans.
The Omani outlet is one of seven new Edible Arrangements franchises to op
The import of fresh fruits, vegetables, plants and flowers into the Middle East region continues to witness a steady growth with Dubai alone importing Dh5.3 billion worth of products, said a government official.
Abdulla Mohammed Rafia, as
An urgent plea has gone out to protect palm trees, one of the iconic symbols of Bahrain.
Environmentalists are calling on authorities to implement existing laws that protect green land and palm trees.
They also want decision-makers
The fourth edition of the International Date Palm Festival, formerly hosted in Al Ain, will now take place in Abu Dhabi from November 22 to 27.
The festival is organised by Turret Media in collaboration with UAE University, Khalifa Interna
Mani & Co, one of the Middle East’s fastest growing producers of naturally nutritious fruit and nut snacks, has reported sales growth of more than 75 per cent during the first half of 2010.
Just one year after launching its first facto
Mani & Company, one of the Middle East’s fastest growing producers of naturally nutritious fruit and nut snacks, said its product sales have grown by 40 per cent in 2009 when compared to 2008.
The company, which currently offers f
The Fruit Growers Federation of Chile (Fedefruta) will hold the eighth International Business Round Table; Chilean Fruit and Vegetables for Export event, also known as Fruittrade, on October 6 and 7, 2010, it said.
Fruittrade, which will b