Chiquita Brands International, Danone agree to sell Chiquita smoothies division--Danone Chiquita Fruits--to Germany-based Gebrüder for undisclosed amount

LOS ANGELES , April 9, 2013 () – Chiquita Brands International Inc. and its joint venture partner Danone have agreed to sell the Chiquita smoothies division — Danone Chiquita Fruits — to Germany-based Gebrüder Bagusat for an undisclosed amount, The Packer reported April 5.

Danone and Chiquita want to “mobilize their human and financial resources on their core businesses,” a Chiquita spokeswoman said.

The primary source of this article is The Packer, Lenexa, Kansas, on April 5, 2013.

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