The ONE Banana Story

  • 1958

    Agroamerica starts operations in Guatemala with a small banana plantation. For several years Agroamerica grew various different types of crops.

  • 1976

    Agroamerica is exclusively dedicated to banana production, marketing and exporting.

  • 1998

    As a result of the damage caused by Hurricane Mitch, Agroamerica decides to transition a few of their banana plantations and enters the palm oil business.

  • 2001

    Agroamerica expands its growing and enters the pineapple business in Costa Rica.

  • 2002

    Agroamerica consolidates its position as one of the largest and most efficient banana and pineapple producers in the world, as well as an efficient producer of palm oil in the region.

  • 2009

    Agroamerica obtains the Rainforest Alliance, GlobalG.A.P. and BASC certifications. A Clean Development Mechanism (CDM) project is approved by the United Nations. The Corporate Social Responsibility program is consolidated and is focused on workers, families and communities.

  • 2014

    Having grown its banana business for over 25 years, Agroamerica introduces its new banana company, ONE BANANA. The Better Banana Company. Committed to the environment and community, ONE BANANA is dedicated to growing delicious bananas to be enjoyed all over the world. The company is now expanding to Panama, Ecuador and Peru and is producing organic bananas as well.

Our Vision & Mission

Our Founding Vision

We’ve made it our singular mission to define ourselves by our belief that no matter the business, it all comes down to people.

People are paramount to everything we do, say and believe.

Generation after generation, we can honestly say that we are different.

How we grow our bananas.

How we treat our team members.

How we maintain, cultivate and protect the lands we own and harvest.

It’s about people first.
Now, that’s different.

Our Mission

Be a better banana company.

Not because we have to, but because we want to.

ONE, small thing can make a difference.

Create change for the better, ONE banana, ONE person at a time.

Our Values

Perseverance

We are known for achieving what we set out to do. Our goals are high, as is our desire to achieve them through hard work and dedication.

Diligence

We show pride, enthusiasm and dedication in everything that we do. We are committed to producing and delivering high quality products and services.

Teamwork

Our organization is focused on commitment, leadership, responsibility, creativity, organization, harmony, friendship and cooperation among each and every one of our partners and collaborators.

Honesty

Authenticity, reliability and loyalty are all attributes found in our organization. We employ the highest ethical standards, demonstrating honesty and fairness in actions we take.

Responsibility

We are dedicated to satisfying our customers’ needs and honoring the commitments we have made to them by going that extra mile.

Generosity

We strive to help and improve the communities where we work and live.

Contact Us

We would love to hear from you! Please contact us for more information or if you have any questions about our company and our bananas.

You can find answers to our most popular questions on our FAQ page.
If you did not find the answers on our FAQ page, you can email us to info@onebananas.com


Thanks!
ONE BANANA NORTH AMERICA CORP.
1607 Ponce de Leon Blvd. Suite 201
Coral Gables, Florida 33134
United States