Tough new policies to combat fish fraud across Europe appear to be working, according to new evidence published today (December 1, 2015). The largest multi-species survey of fish labelling accuracy to date indicates a marked and sudden reduction of seafood mislabelling in supermarkets, markets and fishmongers in the EU. Continue reading “MARKED & sudden reduction of seafood mislabelling in supermarkets, markets & fishmongers in the EU” – Largest multi-species survey of fish labelling accuracy to date
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.
Continue reading A FIRST in France: retail giant Carrefour sponsors producers’ organisation for MSC assessment of its sole fishery