Loki Fish Company is recalling four-ounce packages of its Keta Salmon Lox due to the potential it is contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes.
The Seattle, Washington, U.S.A.-based supplier is recalling the lox after the possibility of contamination was discovered during a U.S Food and Drug Administration inspection at its co-packer, Felix Custom Smoking in Monroe, Washington, Loki said in a press release.
Loki submitted samples of the Keta… Read More
Red Lobster added new combination dishes that highlight lobster, shrimp, and other seafood under its “Feast” line.
Its new Mariner’s Feast features Atlantic salmon topped with creamy langostino and Norway lobster, a grilled scallop skewer, and Walt’s Favorite Shrimp.
The Orlando, Florida, U.S.A.-based restaurant chain is also bringing back two popular Feast combination meals: Seafarer’s Feast and Harborside Lobster… Read More
Walmart and Target have reported higher grocery sales in Q2 2021, with Walmart’s sales hitting USD 2.4 billion (EUR 2.1 billion) – up 6 percent compared to Q2 2020 – and Target’s up by “low double-digits," according to Target Executive Vice President and Chief Growth Officer Christina Hennington
Overall same-store sales at Target grew 8.9 percent in the quarter, on top of record growth of 24.3 percent last… Read More
Some sushi containing shrimp is being recalled after Hyderabad, India-based Avanti Frozen Foods, a subsidiary of Thai Union, expanded its recall of frozen cooked shrimp sold at major U.S. retailers due to salmonella illnesses …
Image courtesy of the U.S. Food and Drug… Read More
A man in the U.S. state of Rhode Island has been accussed of bilking nearly USD 1 million (EUR 855,000) from major broadliners in the U.S. by fraudently purchasing seafood from them.
Paul Diogenes, also known as Paul Dejullio, created a fictitious catering company – LePage Catering – in order to obtain credit from US Foods, Performance Food Group, and other distributors to purchase more than USD 831,700 (EUR 711,000) in product.… Read More
India-based Avanti Frozen Foods, a subsidiary of Thai Union, is expanding its recall of frozen cooked shrimp sold at major United States retailers due to additional cases of salmonella illnesses… Read More
The U.S. Department of Agriculture has awarded around USD 10 million (EUR 8.5 million) in Alaska pollock contracts to Trident Seafoods and Channel Fish Processing.
Despite the big win for pollock producers, pollock processors left several million dollars of the contract on the table. The USDA said in a notice it could not award contracts for nearly 2.1 million pounds of frozen pollock fillets, 1.5 pounds million pounds of pollock nuggets, and… Read More
Buoyed by new partnerships with Amazon and Kroger, Kvarøy Arctic expects sales of USD 80 million (EUR 68 million) in 2021.
The Kvarøy, Norway-based seafood company has grown significantly since it debuted value-added salmon products – including portions, hot dogs, and burgers – in the U.S. last summer, according to Kvarøy CEO Alf-Gøran Knutsen.
Previously available primarily in Whole Foods Market stores… Read More