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Organic Produce Network: Equifruit Partners with The World Banana Forum

Melody Meyer  |  October 4, 2018 – Equifruit is a small Canadian based business partnering with the World Banana Forum (WBF) next week in Montreal…

Fresh Plaza: Canada’s retailers are behind on Fairtrade commitments for banana sourcing

Astrid van den Broek  |  October 5, 2018 – Next week, the World Banana Forum will hold its first ever meeting on North American soil…

Michelle Gubbels & Julie Sage  |  January 2018 – The banana has character. Sure it bruises easily and isn’t fond of travel, but it’s adored across the world: Over 100 billion are eaten every year…

Fresh Plaza: Fair Trade bananas look to expand North American presence

Astrid van den Broek   |  January 4, 2018 – When it comes to the North American fair trade banana market, growth looks very possible…

Canadian Grocer: Will fair trade bananas catch on in Canada?

Mark Cardwell  |  June 09, 2016 – Fair trade bananas are not a common sight in supermarkets. That could soon change…

 

News from the Vault

Toronto Star: Banana REPUBLIC

Brett Popplewell  |  August 15, 2009 – Fair trade bananas popular elsewhere but hard to find in GTA grocery stores…