September marked the third straight month in which shrimp imports into the United States increased year-over-year, showing the rebound of demand and a stabilization of the market following a lull in buying in the early months of the COVID-19 pandemic ...
Photo courtesy of Visarut… Read More
Feltham, England-based Nomad Foods Limited is moving to acquire Findus Switzerland from Froneri International for approximately EUR 110 million (USD 131 million) in cash ...
Photo courtesy of Roland… Read More
The United States held national elections on Tuesday, 3 November, but results have been slow to trickle in as a result of a number of factors, mostly related to the coronavirus crisis. As a result, no winner has yet been declared in the U.S. presidential contest between Donald Trump and Joe Biden.
Similarly, control of the U.S. Senate and U.S. House of Representatives has not yet been decided, though Republicans have won a handful of toss-up… Read More
The Spanish tuna sector has faced a “complicated” year due to the COVID-19 pandemic, and 2021 stands to be no better, according to the Atunlo Operations Director Alberto Gros ...
Photo courtesy of… Read More
Juneau, Alaska-based Sealaska has purchased a majority stake in New England Seafood International (NESI), a supplier of fresh and frozen premium seafood based in Chessington, Surrey, United Kingdom.
Terms of the deal, announced Friday, 30 October, were not revealed publicly. NESI Founder Fred Stroyan continue to serve a role with the organization as a minority owner and member of the company’s board of directors, and most of the… Read More
The 2021 editions of Seafood Expo North America/Seafood Processing North America and Seafood Expo Global/Seafood Processing Global, have been postponed to later in the year.
Seafood Expo North America, which had been scheduled for 14 to 16 March, 2021, in Boston, Massachusetts, U.S.A., will now take place in the summer of 2021. The event’s organizer, Diversified Communications, is working closely with the Boston Convention and Exhibition… Read More
Two new secretly recorded videos of Northern Dynasty Minerals CEO Ronald Thiessen discussing the financial aspects of the Pebble Mine project have been revealed by the Environmental Investigation Agency, a Washington D.C.-based advocacy group.Read More
Lübeck, Germany-based processing equipment firm BAADER has acquired a majority stake in Akranes, Iceland-headquartered seafood equipment manufacturer Skaginn 3X.
Terms of the deal were not publicly disclosed. According to a press release, the closing of the deal is expected by 2021, though it is subject to approval by regulatory authorities. Ingólfur Árnason will continue to serve as the CEO of Skaginn 3X and the… Read More