Our children’s nutrition is vital to their health and development, both in school and in sports. Teach your kids about healthy choices today to establish healthy habits for tomorrow. Set a good example by involving them in meal planning, introducing them to cooking and portion control and getting active!
If you’re pregnant you have probably heard the phrase eating for two. It’s true that a pregnant woman's calorie intake grows during pregnancy, but simply doubling your calorie intake is not the solution for you or your baby.
Regardless of whether banana selfies are an effective way to protest racism, banana snacks are undoubtedly an effective way to refuel the body.
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Video: DOLE Banana Growing and Planting
Banana seedlings are cultivated in a hothouse before being planted-out in a prepared field.
Video: DOLE Banana Growing and taking care
DOLE Banana Growing New banana plants produce bananas in about 9 - 12 months. While growing the bananas are protected from pests with blue bags.
Video: DOLE Banana Harvesting
After growing for 3 months the bananas are harvested and sent to the packing station for packing into specially designed boxes.
Video: DOLE Corporate Responsibility
Learn about how Dole complies with SA 8000 and supports the communities it works with.
Video: DOLE Fruit Arrives in Europe
DOLE Fruit arrives at the port of Antwerp. DOLE Bananas are ripened in specialist facilities at the port.
Video: DOLE how do bananas come to you
Once harvested and selected for their quality, bananas leave the farm, are loaded onto vessels and cross the ocean. Once in Europe, they are checked again and delivered perfectly ripe to your local store.
Video: DOLE How do bananas grow
Before arriving in Europe, bananas are grown in Costa Rica. The banana trees are planted by the bananeros who then protect the fruit. Once bananas reach the required size, they are harvested and a new life starts for them.
Video: DOLE Pineapple Growing and Harvesting
Only ripe sweet pineapples are harvested and given the DOLE Quality Label.
Video: DOLE Pineapple Packing
DOLE Pineapples are graded and packed according to quality and size.
Video: DOLE Pineapple Planting
From planting to harvesting it takes about a year for new DOLE Pineapples to grow.
Video: DOLE Quality Check
Dole carefully and rigorously checks the quality of their products to ensure they reach you in optimal condition to be enjoyed.
Video: DOLE Shipping
Dole has dedicated teams around the world to manage the shipping of DOLE Products.
Video: DOLE Organic Bananas
DOLE has always been committed to our customers' wellbeing and to the environment.
We hold strong as industry leaders from a dedication to customer relations.
Dole’s Organic Program is at the forefront of organic agriculture.
Our fleet sails regularly throughout the US, Canada, Latin America and Europe.
Explore the wide variety of career opportunities that we offer!