Category Archives: Whole Foods

ORGANIC foods: Asian country markets reporting double-digit growth; Sales to reach US$10bn in coming years; Driven by food safety & quality concerns

Continue reading ORGANIC foods: Asian country markets reporting double-digit growth; Sales to reach US$10bn in coming years; Driven by food safety & quality concerns

MISMATCH in Seafood Watch’s ‘Salmon’ recommendations: No mention/highlight of ASC-certified salmon being ‘at least’ equivalent to ‘good alternative’ in Overview

Continue reading MISMATCH in Seafood Watch’s ‘Salmon’ recommendations: No mention/highlight of ASC-certified salmon being ‘at least’ equivalent to ‘good alternative’ in Overview

AMAZON acquires Whole Foods Market for $13.7 billion; will offer lower prices on selection of best-selling staples, including organic responsibly-farmed salmon

Continue reading AMAZON acquires Whole Foods Market for $13.7 billion; will offer lower prices on selection of best-selling staples, including organic responsibly-farmed salmon

LEADING US seafood & gourmet tuna supplier to the US market joins the IPNLF

Continue reading LEADING US seafood & gourmet tuna supplier to the US market joins the IPNLF

80+ more retailers, firms & restaurants (11,000+ stores) – incl. Albertsons Co. & Marine Harvest USA [but not Walmart] – say ‘No’ to selling GM salmon in the USA

Continue reading 80+ more retailers, firms & restaurants (11,000+ stores) – incl. Albertsons Co. & Marine Harvest USA [but not Walmart] – say ‘No’ to selling GM salmon in the USA

OCEANA’s new report highlights success and value in seafood traceability: “Traceability is the future of seafood”… “Consumers have a right to know…”

Continue reading OCEANA’s new report highlights success and value in seafood traceability: “Traceability is the future of seafood”… “Consumers have a right to know…”

BY-PRODUCTS: IFFO hopes BioMar & Whole Foods’ salmon feed project will prompt other feed producers to “solve the logistic challenges and increase recovery levels”

Continue reading BY-PRODUCTS: IFFO hopes BioMar & Whole Foods’ salmon feed project will prompt other feed producers to “solve the logistic challenges and increase recovery levels”

“GOOD Alternative” rating from Monterey Bay Aquarium Seafood Watch: Whole Foods Market, Blue Circle & BioMar introduce “cleaner, greener farmed salmon” F.I.F.O rate <1 ‘In the Blue’ salmon

 

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GREENPEACE says major retailers are not adequately addressing slavery and human rights abuses in the seafood industry – CATO 2015 report; “Annual nuisance” says NFI…

Continue reading GREENPEACE says major retailers are not adequately addressing slavery and human rights abuses in the seafood industry – CATO 2015 report; “Annual nuisance” says NFI…

WHOLE Foods accused, again, by NY Department of Consumer Affairs of ‘Systemic overcharging for pre-packaged foods’, including seafood; Issues ‘tips for shopping’

Continue reading WHOLE Foods accused, again, by NY Department of Consumer Affairs of ‘Systemic overcharging for pre-packaged foods’, including seafood; Issues ‘tips for shopping’

“MOLLUSKS are becoming more popular”; Whole Foods market launches responsibly farmed standards for oysters, mussels, clams & scallops

Continue reading “MOLLUSKS are becoming more popular”; Whole Foods market launches responsibly farmed standards for oysters, mussels, clams & scallops