Friend of the Sea

Type: Organization
Name: Friend of the Sea
First reported Sep 19 2014 - Updated Sep 19 2014 - 1 reports

IN BRIEF - High levels of seafood fraud revealed in Danish fishmongers

The marine conservation organization Oceana, the Danish newspaper Søndagsavisen and the TV program “Go’Aften Denmark” conducted a study revealing that 18% of cod sold in fishmongers is not actually cod, but haddock or saithe. In total, 120 samples were ... [Published Fish Information & Services - Sep 19 2014]
First reported Sep 17 2014 - Updated Sep 18 2014 - 2 reports

IN BRIEF - \'Marine, fish industry may reach INR 67,800 cr by 2015\'

Pescafresh, a seafood brand from the stables of Ace Seafood Bazaar Pvt. Ltd, is said to be India's first in organised seafood distribution and retail - delivering 100% fresh and customised seafood to the doorstep of the consumer. The company supplies ... [Published Fish Information & Services - Sep 18 2014]
First reported Sep 18 2014 - Updated Sep 18 2014 - 1 reports

IFFO: Certifying marine ingredients a thorny issue

, 3:44 pmGRIMSBY, UK – Andrew Jackson, technical director with marine ingredients organization IFFO, suggested when it comes to certifying fishmeal and oil, none of the current standards are perfect.“Make your choice then make your voice heard in the ... [Published Undercurrent News - Sep 18 2014]
First reported Sep 17 2014 - Updated Sep 18 2014 - 2 reports

Dardenia restaurants to offer FoS tuna

18 Sep 2014Dardenia has become the first Turkish fast-food restaurant chain to offer Friend of the Sea (FoS) certified sustainable seafood and to display the FoS seal of approval on its menuDardenia is controlled by Dardanel Önentaş Gıda San. A.Ş., a ... [Published World Fishing - Sep 18 2014]
First reported Sep 16 2014 - Updated Sep 17 2014 - 3 reports

Turkish fishmeal, oil producers get Friend of the Sea seal

, 8:24 amTwo subsidiaries of Turkey’s Kobyalar Group have received Friend of the Sea certification for their fishmeal and oil products.Koptur Balikcilik and Dalyan Su Urunleri can now sport the FoS label on their fishmeal and oil products, which are made ... [Published Undercurrent News - Sep 17 2014]
First reported Sep 10 2014 - Updated Sep 11 2014 - 3 reports

Certification attained for Ecuadorian tuna

TRANSMARINA CA, an Ecuadorian company operating in the frozen fish market worldwide, has positively concluded its Friend of the Sea audit for tuna, mahi mahi, wahoo, opah and swordfish.The onsite Friend of the Sea audit run by an international certification ... [Published fishnewseu.com - Sep 11 2014]
First reported Sep 09 2014 - Updated Sep 10 2014 - 2 reports

IN BRIEF - Seafood Scotland and Seafish helping Scottish businesses to develop

Seafood Scotland, in its role as delivery partner for Seafish in Scotland, recently hosted Seafish Market Analyst Julia Brooks during a tour of the Scottish industry. The visit was part of an ongoing programme to assist businesses make the most of the ... [Published Fish Information & Services - Sep 10 2014]
First reported Sep 03 2014 - Updated Sep 04 2014 - 2 reports

Red rock lobster FoS

04 Sep 2014Friend of the Sea certification for New Zealand’s CRAMAC5 has been renewed, following a successful renewal audit.Links to related companies and recent articles ... ... [Published World Fishing - Sep 04 2014]
First reported Sep 01 2014 - Updated Sep 02 2014 - 3 reports

FoS programme expands in Italy

02 Sep 2014Despar's canned Yellowfin tuna now carried the Friend of the Sea logoFriend of the Sea (FoS) is expanding in Italy as retail chain Despar, one of the country’s main supermarket brands, joins the programme.Despar canned yellowfin tuna and mackerel ... [Published World Fishing - Sep 02 2014]
First reported Aug 29 2014 - Updated Aug 29 2014 - 2 reports

DESPAR to sell FoS-certified tuna, mackerel

Published on 29 August, 2014An Italian retail chain will now be selling canned fish with the Friend of the Sea sustainability logo.Italian chain DESPAR will be carrying canned yellowfin tuna and mackerel with the logo. The fish comes from Italian canner ... [Published SeafoodSource.com - Aug 29 2014]
First reported Aug 26 2014 - Updated Aug 27 2014 - 2 reports

IN BRIEF - MHG - Quarterly dividend information

The board of Marine Harvest ASA has resolved to distribute a quarterly dividend of NOK 1 per share under its authorization granted by the General Meeting.Marine Harvest's shares listed on the Oslo Stock Exchange (Oslo Børs) and the American Depositary ... [Published Fish Information & Services - Aug 27 2014]
First reported Aug 26 2014 - Updated Aug 27 2014 - 4 reports

Sustainable seafood restaurant app

27 Aug 2014Friend of the Sea (FoS) has launched a new app to help consumers search for FoS certified seafoodFriend of the Sea (FoS), the international certification programme for sustainable fisheries products, has launched a new app to help consumers ... [Published World Fishing - Aug 27 2014]

Quotes

"The addition of Clearwater Seafoods to the S&P/TSX SmallCap Index is important recognition of our progress over the past number of years in growing our market capitalization and the liquidity in our shares. We expect that our inclusion in this index will continue to drive investor interest in Clearwater " said Ian Smith, CEO
"We're glad that Kobyalar has placed its trust in our project: our common aim is the conservation of the marine habitat" adds Paolo Bray, Director of Friend of the Sea certification program
...audit has represented a very important and positive experience for Transmarine," comments Giansandro Perotti, Executive President of Transmarina. "Friend of the Sea certification provides an important recognition of our conservation efforts and lower impact fishing method."
"In many jurisdictions like B C , as an example, this information is readily available to the public. Actually, the numbers are posted online,” said Ball."

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IN BRIEF - High levels of seafood fraud reveale... [Published Fish Information & Services - Sep 19 2014]
IN BRIEF - \'Marine, fish industry may reach IN... [Published Fish Information & Services - Sep 18 2014]
IFFO: Certifying marine ingredients a thorny issue [Published Undercurrent News - Sep 18 2014]
Humber events blog: Only 4.6% of world aquacult... [Published Undercurrent News - Sep 18 2014]
Dardenia restaurants to offer FoS tuna [Published World Fishing - Sep 18 2014]
Bivalves - September 2014 [Published Food & Beverage Online - Sep 18 2014]
IN BRIEF - New appointments at HB Grandi [Published Fish Information & Services - Sep 17 2014]
First Turkey restaurant chain to offer FoS cert... [Published SeafoodSource.com - Sep 17 2014]
Turkish fishmeal, oil producers get Friend of t... [Published Undercurrent News - Sep 17 2014]
Turkish anchovy oil endorsed [Published fishnewseu.com - Sep 16 2014]
Black Sea anchovy fishmeal and oil certified [Published World Fishing - Sep 16 2014]
Renew Life Canada supplements get FoS approval [Published SeafoodSource.com - Sep 12 2014]
Transmarina Ecuadorian Tuna Fleet Certified Sus... [Published The Fish Site - Sep 12 2014]
Certification attained for Ecuadorian tuna [Published fishnewseu.com - Sep 11 2014]
Ecuadorian tuna fleet gets Friend of the Sea ce... [Published Undercurrent News - Sep 11 2014]
GC Rieber Oilsâ Omega-3 Concentrates Confirmed ... [Published The Fish Site - Sep 11 2014]
IN BRIEF - Faroe Islands may boost fish exports... [Published Fish Information & Services - Sep 10 2014]
IN BRIEF - Seafood Scotland and Seafish helping... [Published Fish Information & Services - Sep 10 2014]
Ecuadorian tuna fleet Friend of the Sea certified [Published World Fishing - Sep 10 2014]
GC Rieber Oils gets Friend of the Sea certified [Published SeafoodSource.com - Sep 09 2014]
IN BRIEF - Icelandic Seachill appoints new mana... [Published Fish Information & Services - Sep 09 2014]
Rimfrost going under the krill fishery sustaina... [Published Nutra Ingredients USA - Sep 09 2014]
Chinese fish oil achieves FoS certification [Published World Fishing - Sep 09 2014]
Chinese Huatai Biopharm Fish Oil achieves Susta... [Published The Fish Site - Sep 09 2014]
Certification for Chinese O-3 [Published fishnewseu.com - Sep 08 2014]
Chinese fish oil firm gets FoS certification [Published SeafoodSource.com - Sep 05 2014]
Red rock lobster FoS [Published World Fishing - Sep 04 2014]
IN BRIEF - Expanding seafood shares in Belgium [Published Fish Information & Services - Sep 03 2014]
Red rocks on a roll [Published fishnewseu.com - Sep 03 2014]
FoS programme expands in Italy [Published World Fishing - Sep 02 2014]
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