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10/27/09Chiquita Reports Significantly Improved Third Quarter 2009 Results
Sustains strong momentum with comparable Q3 2009 EPS of $0.20; GAAP EPS of $0.11 CINCINNATI, Oct. 27 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Chiquita Brands International, Inc. (NYSE: CQB) today released financial and operating results for the third quarter 2009. All figures in this press release are for continuing operations. For the third quarter 2009, the company reported GAAP income of $5 million, or $0.11 per diluted share, on net sales of $801 million versus a loss of $7 million, or ($0.16) per dil... 
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10/14/09Chiquita To Report Third Quarter 2009 Financial Results Oct. 27, 2009
CINCINNATI, Oct. 14 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Chiquita Brands International, Inc. (NYSE: CQB) will release third quarter 2009 financial results on Oct. 27, 2009, after the market closes and will host a conference call at 4:30 p.m. EDT that day. To listen to the audio webcast of the conference call, please use the link on Chiquita's home page (www.chiquita.com) or from the StreetEvents network (www.streetevents.com). For telephone access, dial 866-688-3789 or +... 
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08/06/09Chiquita Brands International Announces Chief Financial Officer Succession
Company Veteran Michael Sims to Lead Global Finance Operations CINCINNATI, Aug. 6 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Chiquita Brands International, Inc. (NYSE: CQB) today announced that the company's board of directors has appointed Michael Sims, 50, to the position of senior vice president and chief financial officer effective on Aug. 7, 2009 upon the filing of the company's Form 10-Q for the second quarter. Sims, the company's current vice president of corporate development and tr... 
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08/06/09Chiquita Reports Strong Second Quarter 2009 Results
- Comparable Q2 2009 EPS of $2.08; Reported GAAP EPS of $1.95 - Salads full-year 2009 operating margin target raised to at least six percent - Expect net income to improve significantly for full-year 2009 versus 2008 on a comparable basis CINCINNATI, Aug. 6 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Chiquita Brands International, Inc. (NYSE: CQB) today released financial and operating results for the second quarter 2009. All figures in this press release... 
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07/17/09Chiquita to Report Second Quarter 2009 Financial Results August 6, 2009
CINCINNATI, July 17 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Chiquita Brands International, Inc. (NYSE: CQB) will release second quarter 2009 financial results on Aug. 6, 2009, after the market closes and will host a conference call at 4:30 p.m. EDT that day. To listen to the audio webcast of the conference call, please use the link on Chiquita's home page (www.chiquita.com) or from the StreetEvents network (www.streetevents.com). For telephone access, dial 866-688-3789 or +706-634-9841 and prov... 
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06/24/09Chiquita Shipping Services to Continue Uninterrupted Following Eastwind Bankruptcy Filing
CINCINNATI, June 24, 2009 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX/ -- Chiquita Brands International, Inc. (NYSE: CQB) today announced that it does not expect the bankruptcy filing by Eastwind Maritime Inc. and certain of its affiliates to adversely affect service to Chiquita's customers and the delivery of its bananas and other fresh fruit products. All of the 12 oceangoing ships that the company sold in 2007 remain under long-term charter to Chiquita, including the four ships sold to Eastwind. "We a... 
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06/02/09Chiquita Wins Excellence Award for Sustainability in Global Logistics
CINCINNATI, June 2, 2009 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX/ -- The Distribution Business Management Association (DBMA), represented by 50 of the top global supply chain companies, granted Chiquita Brands International the 2009 Circle of Excellence Award, the Association's highest recognition for environmental protection and Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) initiatives. The award was announced to the entire DBMA membership during the association's annual meeting on May 13, 2009. (Photo: ht... 
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05/14/09Chiquita to Present at the Goldman Sachs Global Consumer Products Symposium
CINCINNATI, May 14 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Chiquita Brands International, Inc. (NYSE: CQB) today announced that Fernando Aguirre, chairman and chief executive officer, and Jeffrey M. Zalla, chief financial officer, will present at Goldman Sachs Consumer Products Symposium on Thursday, May 14, at 1:20 Eastern Time in New York. The presentation will be available as a live webcast on the company's website at www.chiquita.com. A replay will be available on the company's website followi... 
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04/30/09Chiquita Reports First Quarter 2009 Results
- Comparable 2009 Q1 EPS of $0.49; Reported GAAP EPS of $0.51 - Salads on track to deliver full-year operating margins of three to four percent in 2009 - Continue to expect improved full-year 2009 net income versus 2008 on a comparable basis CINCINNATI, April 30 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Chiquita Brands International, Inc. (NYSE: CQB) today released financial and operating results for the first quarter 2009. All figures in this press release are for continuing operations... 
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04/20/09Chiquita to Report First Quarter 2009 Financial Results April 30, 2009
CINCINNATI, April 20, 2009 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX/ -- Chiquita Brands International, Inc. (NYSE: CQB) will release first quarter 2009 financial results on April 30, 2009, after the market closes and will host a conference call at 4:30 p.m. EDT that day. To listen to the audio webcast of the conference call, please use the link on Chiquita's home page (www.chiquita.com) or from the StreetEvents network (www.streetevents.com). For telephone access, dial 866-688-3789 or +706-634-9841 and... 
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04/09/09Chiquita Appoints Ritchey Chief Accounting Officer
CINCINNATI, April 9 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Chiquita Brands International (NYSE: CQB) announced today that the company's board of directors has appointed Lori A. Ritchey, 45, as vice president, controller and chief accounting officer effective April 9, 2009. Ritchey will report to Jeffrey M. Zalla, Chiquita's senior vice president and chief financial officer. "Lori has extensive global experience in accounting, finance, and business processes with high-growth organizations," ... 
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03/11/09Chiquita Announces Attendance at the Second Jefferies Consumer Summit and Provides Updated Investor Presentation
CINCINNATI, March 11 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Chiquita Brands International, Inc. (NYSE: CQB) today announced that Fernando Aguirre, chief executive officer, and Jeffrey M. Zalla, chief financial officer, will participate in the Second Jefferies Consumer Summit on Wednesday, March 18, 2009 in New York City. The company also announced that it has posted a new investor presentation to its web site, which will be used in upcoming investor meetings that begin today. The presentatio... 
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03/10/09Chiquita Sets Annual Meeting Date of May 20, 2009
CINCINNATI, March 10 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Chiquita Brands International, Inc. (NYSE: CQB) announced today that it will hold its Annual Meeting of Shareholders on May 20, 2009, on the 28th floor of the Chiquita Center at 250 East Fifth Street, Cincinnati. The record date for determining shareholders entitled to vote at the meeting will be March 23, 2009. In mid-April, the company will mail to shareholders of record a notice of the meeting and information about accessing the proxy... 
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03/04/09Chiquita Brands International Elects Kerrii B. Anderson to Board of Directors
--Former Wendy's Executive Adds Depth and Management Experience to BoardCINCINNATI, March 4, 2009 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX/ -- Chiquita Brands International, Inc. (NYSE: CQB) today announced that the board of directors has elected Kerrii B. Anderson, 51, effective April 1, 2009. At that time, the size of the board will increase from eight to nine members. Anderson, who brings significant management experience in finance, accounting and executive leadership, will also serve as a me... 
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02/19/09Chiquita Reports Fourth Quarter and Full-Year 2008 Results
- Comparable full-year 2008 income from continuing operations improved $56 million despite recessionary environment - Q4 includes non-cash goodwill impairment charge of $375 million at Fresh Express - Comparable 2008 full-year EPS of $1.12; Reported EPS of $(7.43), including charges - Expect to improve full-year net income and EPS in 2009 on a comparable basis CINCINNATI, Feb. 19 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Chiquita Brands International, Inc. (NYSE: CQB) today released... 
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02/03/09Chiquita to Report Fourth Quarter and Full-Year 2008 Financial Results Feb. 19, 2009
CINCINNATI, Feb 03, 2009 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX/ -- Chiquita Brands International, Inc. (NYSE: CQB) will release fourth quarter and full-year 2008 financial results on Feb. 19, 2009, after the market closes and will host a conference call at 4:30 p.m. EST that day. To listen to the audio webcast of the conference call, please use the link on Chiquita's home page (www.chiquita.com) or from the StreetEvents network (www.streetevents.com). For telephone access, dial 1-888-726-2459 o... 
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