David Mccann

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Chiquita said it is sticking with the Fyffes merger “at this time”. Photographer: Simon Dawson/Bloomberg

Fyffes, the Dublin-headquartered banana distributor, and Chiquita, the US rival it proposes to merge with, are braced for a fresh attempt by two Br(...)

David McCann,  chief executive of Fyffes:  must have felt as if he was walking on water. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

Four months ago, when Fyffes’s $1 billion merger with its US banana rival Chiquita was announced, David McCann, the Irish company’s chief executive, m(...)

David McCann: negotiated a “long-term-incentive award” of up to $3.5 million over the first two years. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

With some class of a statement expected today from Chiquita over its proposed banana-company merger with Fyffes, it is worth remembering what is on th(...)

 Fyffes chairman David McCann at the agm yesterday. The company has paid a dividend every year, even in the bad times, for at least the best part of two decades. Photograph: Mark Stedman/Photocall Ireland

When Fyffes announced its $1 billion (€729 million) proposed merger with Chiquita in March, the general consensus was that the Irish company got more (...)

Fyffes said that based on its positive start to the year, it is maintaining its €30 million to €35 million target Ebita range for the full-year.

Fruit distributor Fyffes, which held its annual general meeting yesterday, recorded total revenues of €306.5 million for the first quarter, up 3.4 per(...)

Fyffes chairman David McCann: received a bonus of €347,000 on top of a basic salary of €695,000. Photograph: Matt Kavanagh

Fyffes paid its directors a total remuneration package of almost €4 million last year, including €1.06 million to chairman David McCann. (...)

The deal to create ChiquitaFyffes, according to Fyffes chairman David McCann, came from “tentative discussions over many, many years” between the Irish company and its larger US rival Chiquita.

Not a banana split, but rather, a banana merger. The deal to create ChiquitaFyffes, according to Fyffes chairman David McCann, came from (...)

 The merged entity will be called ChiquitaFyffes and will be listed on the New York Stock Exchange but domiciled in Ireland. It will have combined annual revenues of approximately €3.3 billion. Photograph: Chris Ratcliffe/Bloomberg

While exports from China and the developing crisis in Ukraine weighed on the world’s markets yesterday, closer to(...)

Fyffes executive chairman David McCann will be chief executive of the new merged entity, ChiquitaFyffes. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times

Shares in Irish fruit producer Fyffes rocketed on the Irish Stock Exchange today, after the company announced it will merge with US food group Chiq(...)

 Assiette of  hors d’oeuvres on the Nostalgic Tasting Menu at Dromoland Castle

A grand affairWhen the Beatles visited Dromoland Castle in Newmarket-on-Fergus, Co Clare in 1963, it’s a fair bet that there weren’t any Linda McCartn(...)

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