Latest Chiquita Brands International Stories

2011-08-17 11:29:00

ForestEthics Runs USA Today Ads, Organizes 'Banana' Protests in Multiple Cities Days Before D.C. Protests Over Pipeline Decision SAN FRANCISCO, Aug.

2011-08-05 13:00:00

WASHINGTON, Aug. 5, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The United States Hispanic Chamber of Commerce (USHCC) commends Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Chiquita Brands International, Inc., Fernando Aguirre, on his appointment to the Aetna Board of Directors.

2011-08-03 15:01:00

CINCINNATI, Aug. 3, 2011 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Chiquita Brands (NYSE: CQB) today released financial and operating results for the second quarter of 2011, reporting net sales of $870 million and comparable income(1) of $34 million, GAAP net income of $78 million.

2011-07-29 12:07:00

LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla., July 29, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Chiquita Brands International (NYSE: CQB) and Walt Disney World Resort announced an agreement today that will bring premium, healthy fresh Chiquita® and Fresh Express® products to a number of retail points at Walt Disney World in Lake Buena Vista, Fla.

2011-07-26 16:04:00

CINCINNATI, July 26, 2011 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Chiquita Brands International, Inc. (NYSE: CQB) today announced the successful completion of the previously announced refinancing of a portion of its capital structure.

2011-07-26 13:31:00

NEW YORK, July 26, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Gotham Direct, a leading media strategy agency, announced the recent launch of a new office in the United Kingdom. Located in London, the operation is headed by Gotham Direct Co-Founder and President Greg Messerle.

2011-07-21 07:30:00

CINCINNATI, July 21, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Chiquita Brands International, Inc. (NYSE: CQB) will release its second quarter 2011 financial results on Aug. 3, 2011, after the market closes and will host a conference call at 4:30 p.m. EDT that day.

2011-07-12 20:44:00

CINCINNATI, July 12, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Chiquita Brands International, Inc. (NYSE: CQB) today announced the results to date and the amendment of certain terms of its previously announced offer to purchase (the "Offer") its 8 7/8% Senior Notes due 2015 (CUSIP No. 170032AS5) (the "Notes").

2011-06-29 07:00:00

CINCINNATI and NEW YORK, June 29, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Chiquita Brands International (NYSE: CQB), a company known for its fresh and healthy food products, and Gotham Direct, a leading media strategy agency, today announced the results of their successful multimedia campaign to promote Chiquita's partnership with the movie Rio.

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