Category Archives: Retail / Supermarkets

TRANSPARENCY & traceability: M&S launches interactive map showing where fish or seafood is either caught or farmed: 47 species & 71 fisheries plotted

Continue reading TRANSPARENCY & traceability: M&S launches interactive map showing where fish or seafood is either caught or farmed: 47 species & 71 fisheries plotted

THAI Union addresses world leaders on combating modern slavery at United Nations General Assembly

Continue reading THAI Union addresses world leaders on combating modern slavery at United Nations General Assembly

GLOBAL Sustainable Seafood Initiative (GSSI) welcomes Japanese consumers’ co-operative union (JCCU) to its global partnership

Continue reading GLOBAL Sustainable Seafood Initiative (GSSI) welcomes Japanese consumers’ co-operative union (JCCU) to its global partnership

CERTIFIED? Local Fish Isn’t Always Local… Sea to Table “reiterates unwavering commitment to sustainable seafood

Continue reading CERTIFIED? Local Fish Isn’t Always Local… Sea to Table “reiterates unwavering commitment to sustainable seafood

SURVEY: Nearly half of US consumers avoid GMO foods, primarily concerned re. health impact; “What is the right amount of disclosure?”

Continue reading SURVEY: Nearly half of US consumers avoid GMO foods, primarily concerned re. health impact; “What is the right amount of disclosure?”

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

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

42,000+ signatures: Petition at Scottish Parliament calls for “wastewater testing at salmon farming operations to save wild [salmon]”

Continue reading 42,000+ signatures: Petition at Scottish Parliament calls for “wastewater testing at salmon farming operations to save wild [salmon]”

TRANSPARENCY & traceability: Lidl UK becomes first UK-based discounter to join Sustainable Fisheries Partnership’s Ocean Disclosure Project (ODP)

Continue reading TRANSPARENCY & traceability: Lidl UK becomes first UK-based discounter to join Sustainable Fisheries Partnership’s Ocean Disclosure Project (ODP)

IKEA, Coles and John West support Australia’s first Sustainable Seafood Week launch: MSC & ASC-certified seafood

Continue reading IKEA, Coles and John West support Australia’s first Sustainable Seafood Week launch: MSC & ASC-certified seafood

NEW SFP approach to evaluating (strengths & weaknesses) sustainable aquaculture management in 10 major production regions for Shrimp, Pangaius & Salmon

Continue reading NEW SFP approach to evaluating (strengths & weaknesses) sustainable aquaculture management in 10 major production regions for Shrimp, Pangaius & Salmon

New campaign launched by activist Don Staniford: ‘Scottish Salmon Watch’

Continue reading New campaign launched by activist Don Staniford: ‘Scottish Salmon Watch’

LEGAL: Bumble Bee agrees to relabel &  settlesto end proposed class action lawsuit; Of perceived ‘wild’ and ‘smoked’ salmon products…

Continue reading LEGAL: Bumble Bee agrees to relabel &  settlesto end proposed class action lawsuit; Of perceived ‘wild’ and ‘smoked’ salmon products…

WALMART HQ ‘Sustainability Summit’: “Our goal is to build transparency and continuous improvement with the seafood supply chain”

Continue reading WALMART HQ ‘Sustainability Summit’: “Our goal is to build transparency and continuous improvement with the seafood supply chain”

Albion becomes first Canadian firm to join SFP’s Ocean Disclosure Project (ODP); Of ‘transparency, integrity and sustainability’

Continue reading Albion becomes first Canadian firm to join SFP’s Ocean Disclosure Project (ODP); Of ‘transparency, integrity and sustainability’

ASC strengthens support in Northern Europe with new Commercial Marketing Manager

Continue reading ASC strengthens support in Northern Europe with new Commercial Marketing Manager

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

PROVIDING greater transparency in seafood via retailers: Walmart US joins Ocean Disclosure Project

Continue reading PROVIDING greater transparency in seafood via retailers: Walmart US joins Ocean Disclosure Project

MILESTONE: Number of ASC-certified products now exceed 10,000… November 2017 Update

Continue reading MILESTONE: Number of ASC-certified products now exceed 10,000… November 2017 Update

GAAIA’s Don Staniford now taking aim at RSPCA for certifying “serial seal killer” salmon farms in Scotland…

Continue reading GAAIA’s Don Staniford now taking aim at RSPCA for certifying “serial seal killer” salmon farms in Scotland…

ASIAN expansion: Global Sustainable Seafood Initiative welcomes Aeon & Seafood Legacy to its global partnership

Continue reading ASIAN expansion: Global Sustainable Seafood Initiative welcomes Aeon & Seafood Legacy to its global partnership