Tuesday, June 28, 2011

Research Contributors – COSTA RICA & PANAMA

Tropical Greens – Sarapiqui, Heredia, Costa Rica.

Family owned agricultural business catering to European markets, this Grower focuses on quality and service in its products and excels at communicating with its customers.

Products have long production lead times, short obsolescence and special packaging and transport needs. This creates a challenging environment. The community benefits from a high level of labour requirements and direct export of products.

Pascual – Panama City, Panama, Panama.

A multifaceted company with International exports produces many popular brands of cookies, crackers, candies and snacks including nutritional foods for school children. A mix of technology and craftsmanship with a focus on quality and design allows this company to be a leader in the industry. This was one of our most enjoyable tours to date.