Access both live and on demand webinars in which industry experts discuss revelvant and impactful topics in seafood.
Fed by Blue, an international campaign to promote responsibly produced blue foods launched in March 2022 at SXSW. The vision of Fed by Blue is to increase transparency and access to responsibly produced blue food while educating people as to their nutritional, economical, and environmental benefits. Fed by Blue is working to support restorative paths forward through policies that prioritize ocean conservation and responsible harvesting and/or… Read More
The new Executive Director of Sea Pact, Sam Grimley, will discuss how the organization is helping middle of the supply chain players in North America drive improved the sustainability of global seafood supply chains. Together, Sea Pact members collective buying power would make them the 4th largest seafood company in North America and the 15th largest seafood company in the world. The unified members of Sea Pact are: Euclid Fish Company,… Read More
The post-pandemic period has brought with it a whole new set of interesting market challenges and opportunities to the seafood industry. This year, the 2022 Power of Seafood report – releasing on 15 March – has a focus on cooking seafood and sustainability – with info and takeaways for the seafood industry. Join FMI – The Food Industry Association Vice President of Fresh Food Rick Stein and Director of Research and… Read More
The seafood industry has made significant investments to improve the sustainability of its product and supply chains and the industry has seen a return on this investment in reduced risk, increased assured supply, and a more responsible, competitive product in global protein markets. There are now a number of mechanisms – certification, FIPs, social audits, buyer commitments, pre-competitive collaborations, and academic, governmental, and… Read More
Extreme ocean events have threatened salmon health at aquaculture sites globally for decades. Now, with the help of Scoot Science, many ocean events that cause fish mortalities are predictable and insurable.
Scoot Science has created a unified web-based dashboard called SeaState that simplifies ocean observing and can forecast extreme underwater events. With this unprecedented level of transparency, aquaculture companies can operate more… Read More
Started in 2017, BlueNalu has gone from small startup to a company attracting tens of millions in investment from top seafood companies like Thai Union and Rich Products. That explosive growth is thanks to massive interest in the company’s cell-cultured seafood – a product that has gone from relative unknown to considerable familiarity and market interest from customers and consumers across the globe in a short period of time. Join… Read More
Tuna in the Western and Central Pacific Ocean is slipping through the net of sustainable management. In order to be fished for generations to come, tuna stocks must have effective harvest strategies and harvest control rules in places. Currently the Western Central Pacific Fisheries Commission (WCPFC), who are responsible for managing these stocks, does not have sufficient measures in place. If they fail to make significant progress this year… Read More
Importing seafood into the United States involves navigating multiple tiers of regulation from government bodies like the Food and Drug Administration and Customs and Border Protection. Benjamin England, founding member and CEO of FDAImports and Benjamin L. England & Associates, will discuss his firm’s Customs and Trade Legal Team's latest historic achievement of obtaining a modification on a CBP finding; banning the import of certain… Read More
Without a standard method to exchange product information, seafood, particularly fresh seafood, often arrives at a dealer or processor without concise labelling. Once it is accepted and added to stock, how is it distinguished from other packages of the same item that arrived a day earlier or from a different distributor? How much potential profit can your inventory turn if you don’t have complete knowledge of your products?
In this… Read More
Now more than ever consumers are seeking out sustainable, restaurant-quality ingredients, leading to a surge in demand for Maine Lobster. With its distinctly sweet flavor and variety of product formats, Maine Lobster is the perfect ingredient to elevate premium snacks, unique sausages, breakfast spreads and grab-and-go soups.
Join the Maine Lobster Marketing Collaborative, and experts from Datassentials and East Coast Seafood for a discussion… Read More