Dole Food Co., Inc.
Dole Food Co., Inc. produces, markets and distributes fruits and vegetables, including an expanding line of value-added products. It produces bananas and pineapples, packaged fruit products, packaged salads and fresh-packed vegetables. The company operates through three segments: Fresh Fruit, Fresh Vegetables and Packaged Foods. The Fresh Fruit segment has four primary operating divisions: bananas, fresh pineapples, Europe and Dole Chile. The Fresh Vegetables segment produces and markets fresh-packed and value-added vegetables and salads to wholesale, retail and institutional customers in North America, Europe and Asia. The Packaged Foods segment produces canned pineapple, canned pineapple juice, fruit juice concentrate, fruit in plastic cups, jars and pouches, fruit parfaits, healthy snack foods and frozen fruit. The company was founded in 1851 and is headquartered in Westlake Village, CA.