By SeafoodSource staff
Published on Tuesday, January 08, 2013
U.S.-based Panos’ has obtained Friend of the Sea certification for its Yankee Clipper brand of anchovies from Morocco.
“We are committed to providing the best tasting seafood and sourcing those products from suppliers that support sustainably caught fishing methods,” said Steven Grossman, Panos CEO. “Friend of the Sea recognition provides further confirmation of our environmental policies and allows us to communicate to consumers our commitment to not only providing high quality products but also to work with other conservation-minded organizations”.
“Panos’ Yankee Clipper Anchovies certification is an important one in the U.S. and it confirms the growing importance of the Friend of the Sea certification throughout North America,” said Paolo Bray, FOS director.
Panos is a consumer packaged goods company which provides a portfolio of natural and specialty food and beverage brands throughout the U.S and Canada. The Yankee Clipper brand offers a wide range of canned seafood products including anchovies.