Chiquita Brands

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Chiquita Brands Reviews

69 Reviews
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Chiquita Brands President & CEO Edward F. Lonergan
Edward F. Lonergan
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    IT CO-OP intern

    • Comp & Benefits
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    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - IT Co-op Intern in Charlotte, NC (US)
    Former Employee - IT Co-op Intern in Charlotte, NC (US)

    I worked at Chiquita Brands as an intern (less than an year)

    Pros

    Relaxed work environment. Beautiful building. Most people are very friendly and cooperative. End of semester presentation in front of high level management is great practice in public speaking.

    Cons

    Way below average pay. The rotational IT co-op program sometimes puts you in groups where there is no work to be done. Other groups will work you non-stop. This is a better internship for SIS than CS majors.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Have the interns present the work they are doing on a weekly basis.

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Chiquita Brands Interviews

Updated 13 Sep 2014
Updated 13 Sep 2014

Interview Experience

Interview Experience

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    Manager Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Interview Details

    Recruiter, phone screen, hiring Manager phone screen, in facility interview with 5 to 6 Managers. After the interview, a plant tour was given by the hiring Manager. Then back to talk to HR Manager for next steps.

    Interview Questions
    • Talked about my qualifications. Situational questions.   Answer Question
    Accepted Offer

Chiquita Brands Awards and Accolades

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Impact Packaging Award, Produce Marketing Association, 2010
Food and Beverage Innovation Award, National Restaurant Association, 2014
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Additional Info

Website www.chiquita.com
Headquarters Charlotte, NC
Size 5000+ Employees
Founded 1899
Type Company - Public (CQB)
Industry Manufacturing
Revenue $2 to $5 billion (AUD) per year
Competitors Unknown

As one of the world's top banana producers, Chiquita Brands deals in big bunches. The company grows, procures, markets, and sells bananas and other fresh fruits and vegetables under the Chiquita brand name and several others. Bananas account for 60% of Chiquita's total sales. Its other offerings include whole citrus fruits, melons, grapes, apples, and tomatoes, as well as... More

Mission: Improving Lives. Loving our Planet. Leading our industry.

We improve lives by producing healthy and convenient foods that taste great while creating opportunities for...
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