PRI's The World Published by PRI's The World A Brazilian company bids to become Chiquita's orange knight Download this audio Want to embed this player? Use the code below. More info. <iframe frameborder="0" scrolling="no" height="130" width="100%" src="https://www.wnyc.org/widgets/ondemand_player/wnyc/#file=/audio/json/394625/&share=1"></iframe> Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Email a Friend American banana giant Chiquita has been planning a merger with Fyffes, an Irish rival, since March. But a $611 million offer from a Brazilian orange juice company might derail the deal.