Tag Archives: seafood

FDA to Help Ensure Proper Labeling of Seafood Products

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has developed an online learning module to help the seafood industry, retailers, and state regulators ensure the proper … Continue reading

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Mariano’s Opens Latest Location

This month, Roundy’s opened a branch of its Mariano’s Fresh Market banner in Oak Lawn. Located at 11000 S. Cicero Avenue, near the corner … Continue reading

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Talk of the Northwest

The Pacific Northwest has a plethora of produce in the ground, fish in the sea and products made from local ingredients. Continue reading

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Healthy Solutions Spice Blends Relaunch in Historic Fish Market

Healthy Solutions Spice Blends’ is relaunching its line of seafood flavors at the Harbor Fish Market in Portland, Maine. Founded in 1969 by Ben … Continue reading

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Seacore Seafood Named One of Canada’s Best

Seacore Seafood triumphed over hundreds of other applicants to win a 2013 Canada’s Best Managed Companies (Best Managed) award. This national award is sponsored … Continue reading

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The Fresh Market Introduces Verlasso Salmon

At The Fresh Market stores across the United States, sustainability-minded seafood lovers can now choose harmoniously raised Verlasso salmon in the seafood case. “Verlasso … Continue reading

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Alaska Flatfish Fishery is RFM Certified

The multi-species Alaska flatfish fishery (soles, flounders) has received certification for Responsible Fisheries Management (RFM). The Alaska Flatfish fishery is one of the most … Continue reading

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Lotus UK to Represent Alaska Seafood Marketing Institute

Alaska Seafood Marketing Institute (ASMI) has announced the appointment of Lotus UK to be its marketing and trade representation in Northern Europe. Covering the United Kingdom, Ireland, … Continue reading

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Food Services of America Certified for Sourcing Well-Managed and Sustainable Seafood

Food Services of America, a broadline foodservice distributor in the United States, has just added Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) certified seafood to ten regional … Continue reading

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Bumble Bee Foods Announces Sustainability Initiative

The North America seafood company Bumble Bee Foods announced a joint commitment to seafood sustainability in partnership with World Wildlife Fund (WWF) at the Clinton … Continue reading

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Karns Quality Foods

Giant Food Carlisle and Weis Markets may operate bigger and far more numerous stores, but in Central Pennsylvania’s Harrisburg region Karns Quality Foods is … Continue reading

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Fishing for dollars

Seafood sales are on the rise as consumers continually look for tasty and cost effective ways to eat healthy. Continue reading

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Super Fresh Seafood

Bumble Bee is buzzing into the freezer case with a line of entrees marketed under the Bumble Bee SuperFresh Premium Fresh Frozen brand name. … Continue reading

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Majority of Alaska Salmon will be RFM Certified for the 2013 Season

The Alaska Seafood Marketing Institute (ASMI) has confirmed with the majority of Alaska salmon processors that the bulk of the 2013 harvest will be … Continue reading

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Grocery Headquarters 2012 Consumer Perishables Databook

Download the 2012 Grocery Headquarters Consumer Perishables Databook for an in-depth statistical look at sales in the bakery, meat, deli, seafood and produce departments.  … Continue reading

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Sea Best Offers Fish Finder Online Consumer Tool

Sea Best, the flagship brand of Beaver Street Fisheries, has launched an online tool to help consumers choose the fish type that best suits … Continue reading

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The Alaska Pollock Sustainable Fishery Opens in Alaska

The harvest season for Alaska pollock opens January 20. The 2013 Alaska pollock Total Allowable Catch (TAC) for the Bering Sea/Aleutian Islands and Gulf … Continue reading

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Hooked on seafood

Increased costs for beef, chicken and pork have consumers trawling the seafood aisle in search of protein. Continue reading

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Retail Chefs Wow in ASMI Challenge

The Alaska Seafood Marketing Institute (ASMI) is delighted to announce the winners of the inaugural Alaska Seafood Prepared Foods Challenge. Designed to celebrate both … Continue reading

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Catch Holiday Customers with Wild Alaska Seafood

Just in time for the holidays, Alaska Seafood Marketing Institute (ASMI) has released the Seafood to Celebrate portfolio of retail promotional materials. To help retailers … Continue reading

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Wegmans Collaborates to Help Improve Fisheries

Less than one year ago, Wegmans Food Markets announced it had united with the Sustainable Fisheries Partnership (SFP) to help understand Wegmans’ impact on … Continue reading

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Seapak Shrimp & Seafood Co. will Host a “Shrimptacular” Online Celebration

SeaPak Shrimp & Seafood Co. is celebrating National Seafood Month in a Shrimptacular way, with a nod to all things shrimp. Throughout October, SeaPak’s … Continue reading

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Alaska Seafood’s Quick Reference Guide Goes Mobile

The Alaska Seafood Marketing Institute (ASMI) announced the release of their Alaska Seafood Species Quick Reference Guide in a mobile format. Users of the familiar spiral-bound … Continue reading

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Porgy and Bass

A well-stocked showstopper seafood department can create sweet music for the bottom line. Continue reading

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Florida Pink Shrimp Arrives at Fortune Fish Company

Fortune Fish Company is highlighting wild Florida pink shrimp as its sustainability initiative during August and September. Florida pink shrimp, also known as Key … Continue reading

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