Category Archives: Carrefour

FAD management… 83 organizations, firms, retailers, NGOs worldwide urge RFMOs to make “better progress” in 6 tuna fishing policy areas

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ASC ‘sorry’ that “a few retailers” (incl. Carrefour in Belgium) have decided to halt pangasius sales due to environmental concerns; Delhaize confident in ASC

Continue reading ASC ‘sorry’ that “a few retailers” (incl. Carrefour in Belgium) have decided to halt pangasius sales due to environmental concerns; Delhaize confident in ASC

CARREFOUR commits to 50% sustainable & responsible seafood sourcing by 2020… Will favour MSC & ASC-certified products, halt sale of ‘sensitive species’ & help fight IUU fishing

Continue reading CARREFOUR commits to 50% sustainable & responsible seafood sourcing by 2020… Will favour MSC & ASC-certified products, halt sale of ‘sensitive species’ & help fight IUU fishing

“FISHERIES science is complex and evolving… where the bar for sustainability is set is often hotly debated” – Rupert Howes

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“MORE retailers and brands are choosing to use the MSC label to communicate their commitment to sustainability” – MSC CEO

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CARREFOUR first to introduce ASC-certified salmon at fresh fish counter in France; 2020 ASC commitment for French retailer too…

Continue reading CARREFOUR first to introduce ASC-certified salmon at fresh fish counter in France; 2020 ASC commitment for French retailer too…

20 progressive European retailers & associations commit to the Circular Economy; Including for some “ 100% certified from sustainable sources for fish & seafood” – REAP

Continue reading 20 progressive European retailers & associations commit to the Circular Economy; Including for some “ 100% certified from sustainable sources for fish & seafood” – REAP

ASC and MSC reveal market growth as they focus on increasing consumer demand and trust

Continue reading ASC and MSC reveal market growth as they focus on increasing consumer demand and trust

MERCURY, fish bones, additives, etc… Scary ‘Not everything is good in fish’, nor advertised as is… ‘60 Millions de Consommateurs’ investigation makes top French headlines

Continue reading MERCURY, fish bones, additives, etc… Scary ‘Not everything is good in fish’, nor advertised as is… ‘60 Millions de Consommateurs’ investigation makes top French headlines

38 key businesses – from tuna firms to supermarkets – join with WWF to call for ‘better regulation of tuna fishing within Indian Ocean’

Continue reading 38 key businesses – from tuna firms to supermarkets – join with WWF to call for ‘better regulation of tuna fishing within Indian Ocean’

“Italian market is less developed, in terms of sustainability, than other European markets”; Carrefour Italy to stock MSC-labelled seafood

Continue reading “Italian market is less developed, in terms of sustainability, than other European markets”; Carrefour Italy to stock MSC-labelled seafood

SCOTTISH smoked salmon sells for average 25% more in French supermarkets than Norwegian (and 8% more than Irish); Latest case study

Continue reading SCOTTISH smoked salmon sells for average 25% more in French supermarkets than Norwegian (and 8% more than Irish); Latest case study

SHRIMP & Slavery in fishmeal industry: CP Foods says ‘it is not possible’ to control what is happening upstream in the farmed shrimp value chain… – French TV documentary

Continue reading SHRIMP & Slavery in fishmeal industry: CP Foods says ‘it is not possible’ to control what is happening upstream in the farmed shrimp value chain… – French TV documentary

A FIRST in France: retail giant Carrefour sponsors producers’ organisation for MSC assessment of its sole fishery

For the first time in France, a retailer, Carrefour (France n°1 & World’s n°4), is offering financial support towards a fishery’s sustainability assessment. The company will be backing the producers’ organisation FROM Nord, who have entered their Eastern Channel and North Sea sole fishery for assessment to the MSC fisheries standard.  
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