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Frutera initiates the certification process for the ISO 2001:2008

Frutera has begun the process of implementation of a quality management system in the department of Human Resources that is based on ISO 9001:2008.

Frutera Trains Managers in Emotional Intelligence

The banana company, Frutera, trained its management staff , on emotional intelligence applied to work and life and to Frutera’s vision, values ​​and teamwork to achieve goals.

Frutera trains mothers of village San José Mogollón.

Frutera together with SESAN train mothers from village San Jose Mogollon, as part of the Nutritious School Snack Program. This project has been carried out for almost two years ago.Read more

FRUTERA helps prevent dengue and chikungunya with rubbish removal event days

Frutera, in partnership with the health posts in the villages San Francisco Madre Vieja and Las Trozas, conducted rubbish removal event days in order to prevent dengue and chikungunya. TheRead more

Frutera delivers 3,700 gifts to children in rural communities to celebrate Christmas.

Guatemala, December 2013. “To continue with the legacy left by the founder of the company that of bringing happiness to children from nearby communities, the company carried on the traditionRead more

Frutera empowers parents and mothers in Food Security and Nutrition.

Guatemala, October 2013. Frutera, as part of their Food Security Program, “Healthy Food Snacks”, carries out weekly trainings for parents of the village of San Jose Mogollon, Escuintla in allianceRead more

Preserving water

We are one of the first companies in the region to invest in the latest technology for precision agriculture for over 11,000 hectares of our plantations, thus reducing water usageRead more

Reforestation

In partnership with the Ministry of Development -Mides, FRUTERA carried out a reforestation project with more than 1,200 children from rural schools in San Marcos and Retalhuleu.

Recycling

We teach the younger generations about the importance of protecting the environment. Our private school for our worker’s children has a plastic recycling project that will generate a positive changeRead more

Eco-friendly materials

We have implemented the use of environmentally friendly materials for the protection of the fruit. Agribon bags can be re-used up to 3 times vrs plastic bags that can beRead more