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Founded in Hawaii in 1851, Dole Food Company, Inc., with 2010 revenues of $6.9 billion, is the world's largest producer and marketer of high-quality fresh fruit and fresh vegetables. Dole markets a growing line of packaged and frozen foods, and is a produce industry leader in nutrition education and research. The Company does business in more than 90 countries and employs, on average, 36,000 full-time, regular employees and 23,000 full-time seasonal or temporary employees, worldwide.
BY Dole Nutrition Institute

Mindless Munching Making Kids Fat

December 03, 2003

Wonder why teenage and childhood overweight and obesity have more than doubled in the past 20 years? Snacking on high calorie junk food and sodas might be a major factor. Parents aren’t aware of how many empty calories their kids are consuming outside the home, and sitting in front of the tube with an open bag of chips or cookies may be turning kids’ bodies, as well as minds, to mush. Click here for more.