CORAL GABLES, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 3, 2016--
Fresh Del Monte Produce Inc. (NYSE: FDP) today announced that, as
a result of its continued strong operating cash flow and solid
performance, its board of directors has voted to raise the Company's
regular quarterly cash dividend from twelve and a half cents ($0.125)
per share to fifteen cents ($0.15) per share, beginning with the regular
quarterly cash dividend that will be payable on September 9, 2016 to
shareholders of record on August 17, 2016.
About Fresh Del Monte Produce Inc.
Fresh Del Monte Produce Inc. is one of the world's leading vertically
integrated producers, marketers and distributors of high-quality fresh
and fresh-cut fruit and vegetables, as well as a leading producer and
distributor of prepared food in Europe, Africa, the Middle East and the
countries formerly part of the Soviet Union. Fresh Del Monte markets its
products worldwide under the Del Monte® brand, a symbol of
product innovation, quality, freshness and reliability for more than 100
This press release contains certain forward-looking statements
regarding the intents, beliefs or current expectations of the Company or
its officers with respect to various matters. These
forward-looking statements are based on information currently available
to the Company and the Company assumes no obligation to update these
statements. It is important to note that these forward-looking
statements are not guarantees of future performance and involve risks
and uncertainties. The Company's actual results may differ
materially from those in the forward-looking statements as a result of
various important factors, including those described under the caption
“Key Information - Risk Factors” in Fresh Del Monte Produce Inc.'s
Annual Report on Form 10-K for the year ended January 1, 2016, along
with other reports that the Company has on file with the Securities and
Note to the Editor: This release and other press releases are available
on the Company's web site, www.freshdelmonte.com.
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Fresh Del Monte Produce Inc.
Christine Cannella, 305-520-8433
Vice President, Investor Relations