Questions swirl over Rabobank’s ‘strong’ characterization of US shrimp market

Rabobank’s global shrimp market report hit last week at a tumultuous time in the US shrimp market, with the words ‘strong’ and ‘US market’ coming in stark contrast to the ‘panic’ and ‘worry’ sources are seeing  Continue reading

Safeway-Albertson’s merger speeds Phil Gibson’s independent consulting firm launch

Responsible Seafood Solutions kicks into action Jan. 1 with aim to connect clients with suppliers, as 23-years Safeway veteran Gibson has done since entering consulting with Encore two years ago
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Tri Marine revs up own-brand product offerings in consolidating US canned tuna industry

Premium canned tuna brand Ocean Naturals plans at least eight new products next year as US tuna industry transforms with the consolidation of Bumble Bee and Chicken of the Sea under Thai Union Continue reading

Can Thai Union, Bumble Bee tie-up reverse US tuna consumption decline?

Deal will give Thai Union greater exposure in higher margin tuna products, such as albacore, as well as opening to strip costs out of combining Bumble Bee and Chicken of the Sea’s operations, allowing for more investment in innovation Continue reading

Alaska pollock catchers eye price rises in 2015 on low inventory

US catchers have little time to reflect on this year’s shift away from deepskin production, resulting from Burger King’s pull-out, as a new year full of complexities approaches
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