Banana Information, Handling, & Varieties

How to Select Bananas

Take home the perfect banana every time. We show you how to select and store them.

How to Select Bananas
Our Exotic Bananas

Have a banana adventure. Discover a whole new world of Chiquita yumminess.

Our Exotic Bananas
Worldwide Banana Maps

The bananas that reach your table originally come from tropical regions of the world.

The Chiquita Journey
Think Chiquita Bananas

Think of bananas and you probably think of Chiquita® and the familiar blue label. For good reason. We were the first company to brand the banana back in 1944, when we introduced Miss Chiquita. Her catchy jingle taught consumers about Chiquita bananas and how to store them.

Just in case you can't sing, find out everything you need to know about selecting and handling Chiquita bananas.

You can also expand your taste horizons by exploring our exotic banana varieties.

When asked to name one brand of bananas, more consumers say Chiquita than any other brand. Chiquita is tops with consumers for taste, appearance, freshness, nutrition, value and size, too.