Category Archives: Costco

SEACHOICE new online resource “lets Canadians compare seafood retailers for sustainability”: Of transparency, commitments & achievements

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FAROES salmon used by Sea Shepherd & Hollywood stars as boycotting chip against ‘Horrific Slaughter of Pilot Whales’

Continue reading FAROES salmon used by Sea Shepherd & Hollywood stars as boycotting chip against ‘Horrific Slaughter of Pilot Whales’

HIGH Liner Foods ranks #5 in Reputation Institute’s 2016 ‘Most Reputable Canadian Firms’; Cracks ‘Top 50’ for firms ‘operating in Canada’

Continue reading HIGH Liner Foods ranks #5 in Reputation Institute’s 2016 ‘Most Reputable Canadian Firms’; Cracks ‘Top 50’ for firms ‘operating in Canada’

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

SUING Oceana for damages over antibiotics campaign? SalmonChile says it will “evaluate all the necessary measures”…

Continue reading SUING Oceana for damages over antibiotics campaign? SalmonChile says it will “evaluate all the necessary measures”…

THE COSTCO effect: Nova Austral aims to be first 100% antibiotic-free Chilean salmon farmer in 2016

Continue reading THE COSTCO effect: Nova Austral aims to be first 100% antibiotic-free Chilean salmon farmer in 2016

VERLASSO Salmon plans up to 30% production increase; Costco trials “very successful”

Continue reading VERLASSO Salmon plans up to 30% production increase; Costco trials “very successful”

“ADDICTED to antibiotics, Chile’s salmon flops at Costco, grocers” – Reuters; Some media use wrong species’ images to create negative industrial impression

Addicted to antibiotics, Chile's salmon flops at Costco, grocers - Reuters 23.07.2015 headline

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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…

“SHOCKING”: Costco selling farmed Atlantic salmon in Alaska’s capital… “an affront to the local fishing community”

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COSTCO’s ‘organic’ shift to purchasing 75% of its Chilean salmon volume purchasing to Norway; Wants more salmon with no antibiotics for U.S. consumers

Continue reading COSTCO’s ‘organic’ shift to purchasing 75% of its Chilean salmon volume purchasing to Norway; Wants more salmon with no antibiotics for U.S. consumers

END of Costco’s business “should not have any financial impact” on AquaChile, as it only represents 3.6% of its sales

Continue reading END of Costco’s business “should not have any financial impact” on AquaChile, as it only represents 3.6% of its sales

‘TREMORS’ hit Chilean salmon industry: American giant Costco switches sourcing from Chile to Norway following antibiotics concerns; “600,000 pounds of salmon filet per week”

Continue reading ‘TREMORS’ hit Chilean salmon industry: American giant Costco switches sourcing from Chile to Norway following antibiotics concerns; “600,000 pounds of salmon filet per week”

ENVIRONMENTAL, labor groups & some consumers ask Costco to reject GMO salmon; “Retailer lagging behind competitors in making public commitment”

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“It seems the only recourse we have is a boycott” – BC First Nation elder protesting in front of Costco’s

Continue reading “It seems the only recourse we have is a boycott” – BC First Nation elder protesting in front of Costco’s