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The Coalition of Immokalee Workers released a Fair-Food label in October 2014 to identify the tomatoes picked under agreements the CIW negotiated with 12 tomato buyers, including Yum Brands, McDonald's, and Burger King. Under these agreements, buyers of mature-green Florida tomatoes pay an extra 1.5 cents a pound for the Florida tomatoes they buy http://www.fairfoodprogram.org). Growers keep 0.3 cents to cover administrative costs, and pass 1.2 cents on to pickers, raising the piece rate from about 50 cents per 32-pound bucket to 82 cents.
In January 2013, North Carolina-based supermarket chain Fresh Market became the 13th tomato buyer to join the CIW's Fair Food Program, promising to buy Florida mature-green tomatoes only from FFP growers and paying them a premium price. Fresh Market agreed to increase its purchases of Florida tomatoes and to make a contribution to the Fair Food Standards Council, which oversees the FFP program.