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Chiquita Brands International, Inc: Chiquita Brands Sets Annual Meeting Date of May 22, 2014

Chiquita Brands Sets Annual Meeting Date of May 22, 2014

CHARLOTTE, N.C. - February 24, 2014 - Chiquita Brands (CQB) announced today that it will hold its Annual Meeting of Shareholders on May 22, 2014, at the company`s headquarters located at 550 South Caldwell Street, Charlotte, North Carolina. The record date for determining shareholders entitled to vote at the meeting will be March 24, 2014.  In mid-April, the company will mail to shareholders of record a notice of the meeting and information about accessing the proxy materials online or obtaining paper copies.

Contacts: Steve Himes, 980-636-5636, shimes@chiquita.com, (Investors & Analysts)

    Ed Loyd, 980-636-5145, eloyd@chiquita.com (Media)

About Chiquita Brands International, Inc.
Chiquita Brands (CQB) is a leading international marketer and distributor of nutritious, high-quality fresh and value-added food products - from energy-rich bananas, blends of convenient green salads, other fruits to healthy snacking products. The company markets its healthy, fresh products under the Chiquita® and Fresh Express® premium brands and other related trademarks. With annual revenues of more than $3 billion, Chiquita employs approximately 20,000 people and has operations in approximately 70 countries worldwide.  For more information, please visit http://www.chiquita.com/.


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Source: Chiquita Brands International, Inc via GlobeNewswire