Located in the pineapple production heartland of Yeppoon, Tropical Pineapples was formed as Australia’s first combined pineapple packing and marketing operation in 1987. Tropical pines are the largest suppliers of fresh pineapples in the Australian market and pack over 12 million pineapples annually, supplying all major supermarkets including Coles and Woolworths throughout every major state. With over 14 growers and a network of two packing sheds throughout Queensland, this geographical spread enables the year-round supply of fresh, sweet pineapples ready for consumption. Don’t forget to check out their website for some amazing recipes, nutrition insights and to learn more about this local delight.
Did you know?
Contrary to what most people think, pineapples don’t need to sit in your fruit bowl at home to ripen. A pineapple is ready to eat as soon as it is picked and if they are on the shelf, they are ready to eat immediately. Stop judging a pineapple by its cover and your taste buds will thank you.