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Every GROW Banana Sold can Change a Life

Every GROW Banana Sold can Change a Life

The GROW label from Organics Unlimited helps families in the banana growing communities by providing funds to Project Amigo, a nonprofit organization in Mexico. With the financial support they receive from the GROW label, Project Amigo is able to provide communities with vision clinics, dental clinics and literacy and an educational programs. Continue reading

Extend Your Outreach on Social Media

Extend Your Outreach on Social Media

Continuing our conversation from last week, retail marketing must go beyond traditional means and onto the World Wide Web. Social media is a booming, easily available resource for retailers to engage with customers and if you’re not on it, you need to be. Continue reading

Reach Customers Digitally to Gain More Traffic Online and In-Store

Reach-Your-Customers-Digitally

We live in an age where food isn’t just consumed physically, but also through information. More than ever, consumers want to know more about what they are digesting and where it comes from. Aside from labeling products organic, your website can be a fantastic hub for customers to learn more about them. Continue reading

Think About Preparing Your Organic Banana Holiday Displays Now

Think About Preparing Your Organic Banana Holiday Displays Now

It’s never too early to begin thinking about how you’re going to grab your customers’ attentions this holiday season. While cranberries, apples, green beans, and sweet potatoes are the more traditional produce items for Thanksgiving and Christmas, there are plenty of great recipes and ideas that you can use when marketing your organic bananas. Continue reading

GROW Students Volunteer to Help Their Communities

GROW Students Volunteer to Help Their Communities

GROW students who receive scholarships in part by your kind support of the GROW program pay it forward year round. As part of the program, GROW scholars are required to give back by partaking in community service. Through tutoring, cleaning up their town, and other responsibilities, the GROW scholars are helping make an impact in their community. Continue reading

Join us at PMA Fresh Summit 2014 in Anaheim

PMA 2014 Tradeshow Booth Organics Unlimited

We’re really excited to head out to PMA Fresh Summit Expo this weekend in Anaheim, CA. Join us all weekend long as we are set up at booth #2881 in Hall B. We will be there to answer any questions you may have or if you’d like to stop by and pick up a goodie bag we’d love to meet you.

We hope to see you there!

Why Banana Availability Can Vary So Much

Why Banana Availability Can Vary So Much

Organics Unlimited grows most of the organic bananas in Mexico. We chose the location of our farms based on its fertile soil, abundant rainfall and warm climate. However, like any area that is good for growing, there is risk based on weather issues. For us, it is usually tropical storms, including strong winds, heavy rains and hurricanes, but it can also be below normal temperatures. This year in southern Mexico we have seen damage due to strong winds, and we have been in the path of several hurricane force tropical storms. We’d like you to understand a bit of what this can mean for us and for you as a distributor or retailer. Continue reading