Scientists: California’s fish populations declining

October 30, 2015 | Seafood News
Two separate estimates of sea life in an area of water known as the California Current show that fish populations have declined sharply in recent decades ...read more
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Texas issues oyster harvesting ban

October 30, 2015 | Seafood News
Texas officials have declared that excessive rainfall and red tide have made coastal shellfish harvesting dangerous ...read more
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US Foods plans for public offering

October 30, 2015 | Seafood News
The foodservice giant US Foods, which was involved in an aborted merger with rival Sysco Foods until earlier this year, will plan a stock market listing in the next 18 months ...read more
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Group: Antarctic sea conservation measures ‘stalled’

October 30, 2015 | Seafood News
A conservation group has described efforts to create a network of protected areas in Antarctic waters as "stalled" despite new co-operation from the Chinese government ...read more
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Another WA company joins Skipanon recall

October 30, 2015 | Seafood News
Another salmon and catfish canner based in the state of Washington is recalling its products due to botulism fears because they were packed by Skipanon Seafoods ...read more
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Calvo Group launches new products in Costa Rica

October 30, 2015 | Seafood News
Spanish tuna canner Calvo Group has celebrated the company's 75th anniversary by launching new products in Costa Rica, including a new tuna variety ...read more
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Clearwater completes Macduff Shellfish acquisition

October 30, 2015 | Seafood News
Canada's Clearwater Seafoods has officially completed its £98 million acquisition of the UK's Macduff Shellfish Group, three weeks after the deal was announced. The company had privately held by the Beaton family and Change Capital Partners, a private equity fund. Now the transaction has finalized, Clearwater said in a press release. "Clearwater will add vessel management and sustainable harvesting practices, innovative processi
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Pressure on Norway salmon prices

October 30, 2015 | Seafood News
Most of Norway's salmon slaughterhouses are putting out high volumes for the market next week, with downward pressure on prices ...read more
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Ecuador tuna sources: Wave of bankruptcies coming amid global crisis

October 30, 2015 | Seafood News
Ecuador's tuna industry is going through one of the most difficult times ever, in the midst of a perfect storm that could see a 'wave of bankruptcies coming' in a near future ...read more
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Morrisons accused of trademark breach by Grimsby salmon firm

October 30, 2015 | Seafood News
Grimsby-based seafood firm JCS Fish has accused Morrisons of trademark infringement over a recently-launched salmon brand ...read more
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