Banana da Madeira has been confirmed as ‘Official Supplier’ of the World Corporate Golf Challenge (WCGC) World Final & Sports Legends Cup, to be held from 11 to 15 November 2020 in the city of Cascais, Portugal. This will position their product within an international event where players and business people from more than 30 countries will participate.
Raquel Silva, Event Manager of WCGC, said: “We are pleased to introduce to the world a national product like Banana da Madeira as Official Supplier of WCGC. Its quality is beyond any doubt, and we are proud to be able to count on its presence at the World Final”.
For Artur Lima, Gesba’s manager, “the presence of Banana da Madeira in the World Corporate Golf Challenge World Final & Sports Legends Cup, a golf tournament for companies with greater recognition worldwide, is significant for the positioning of the brand. This promotes the benefits of the consumption of Banana da Madeira, combined with the practice of sports and the development of habits for a healthy life”.
About Banana da Madeira
The banana tree culture is almost entirely located along the south coast of Madeira Island, between sea level and 200 meters of altitude.
The proximity of the sea, the sun exposure and the mild climate throughout the year, together with the fertility of the soils, the careful selection of the plants and the correct irrigation, allow obtaining the fruit of unique characteristics.
GESBA – Empresa de Gestão do Sector da Banana, Lda, currently receives the production of more than 2900 banana farmers, who are dedicated to the cultivation of the “Banana of Madeira”, and has as its primary mission its harvest/collection with the producer, passing through the classification, certification, packaging and preparation for distribution and trade. Owner of the Banana da Madeira brand, GESBA is committed to enhancing the value of the product and promoting its consumption and benefits.