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Nearly €58 mln worth of cocaine found in pineapple shipment

Submitted by Elsewhere on 2020-Jul-07 Tue 13:31

Authorities working out of Amsterdam and The Hague managed to seize a shipment of 780 kilograms of cocaine, hidden in a container loaded with pineapples from Costa Rica. The drugs had a street value of over 58 million euros. The packages of cocaine were found inside a cooling and storage company in…

'Especially now, offering fresh-cut pineapple cut from a machine is very popular'

Submitted by Elsewhere on 2020-Jul-07 Tue 13:31

While the pandemic has brought many changes to all levels of the produce industry supply chain, for Piñabar, the machine that cuts pineapples for consumers inside of grocery stores, the disruption has fortunately been minimal. Michel van Keeken explains: “We saw the initial dip, like everyone did, but we…