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2010-08-19 13:34:00

NEW YORK, Aug. 19 /PRNewswire/ -- Grey today announced that its Grey New York flagship office has been selected as the advertising agency-of-record for Red Lobster, following a review. The trade press estimates billings in excess of $115 million. Red Lobster, owned by Darden Restaurants, Inc., is the world's largest casual dining seafood restaurant, with nearly 700 locations in the United States and Canada, about 60,000 employees and total sales of $2.5 billion. The iconic brand...

2010-07-19 07:00:00

ORLANDO, Fla., July 19 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The Red Lobster restaurant at 4550 NW 410 in San Antonio, Texas was officially awarded Silver certification for Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) for New Construction (NC) from the United States Green Building Council (USGBC). This location is one of the first Darden restaurants to be LEED Silver certified. Darden, parent company to Red Lobster and the world's largest full-service restaurant company, features some of the...

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2010-03-12 09:39:45

Central American shrimp and lobster populations are being threatened by illegal fishing and climate change, experts said on Thursday. The decline of such species is a huge impact on the two-billion-dollar-a-year fishing industry and could affect as many as 136,000 jobs. "Pollution and warmer waters are impacting our species," especially shrimp and lobster, said Mario Gonzalez, director of the Central American Organization of the Fisheries and Aquaculture Sectors (OSPESCA). Decreasing...

2010-03-10 14:47:00

BOSTON, March 10 /PRNewswire/ -- Atlantic Canada and Boston University's Culinary Arts School will co-host Feast Your Senses, a demonstration of non-traditional lobster and mussel recipes for top New England chefs as part of the Atlantic provinces participation in the 2010 International Boston Seafood Show, March 14-16. Media are invited to cover: Feast Your Senses at 4 - 6 pm, Monday, March 15, Boston University Culinary Arts Program, Peter Fuller Building, Room 117, 808 Commonwealth...

2009-10-23 14:21:00

PORTLAND, Maine, Oct. 23 /PRNewswire/ -- Maine Lobster Chef of the Year 2009 was crowned after a cook-off competition at Harvest on the Harbor, the three-day food and wine festival underway on Portland's waterfront. (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20091023/NE98067 ) Mackenzie Arrington, a recent graduate of the Culinary Institute of America, earned the title of Maine Lobster Chef of the Year today with his dish of Roasted Lobster Tail on Braised Cabbage and Cornbread. Two...

2009-08-20 06:00:00

ORLANDO, Fla., Aug. 20 /PRNewswire/ -- Fresh off endorsements from Zagat and Men's Health, Red Lobster, the world's largest casual dining seafood restaurant, has topped the "Best Seafood Chain" category in Restaurants & Institutions Consumers' Choice in Chains study. Now in its 29th year, the Consumers' Choice in Chains award is recognized as a key measure of success by restaurant chains across the country. In the study, more than 3,000 consumers were asked to rate nearly 120 chain...

2009-08-15 13:31:59

Maine lobstermen are facing hard times as Americans cut back on consumption of the seafood delicacy and prices fall, industry players say. Lobsters are thriving off the coasts of Maine and Massachusetts with plenty available to be caught, but U.S consumers -- who see lobster as a celebration food -- aren't in the mood for high living in a struggling economy, Gatehouse News Service reported Saturday. Things are not going so good, said Laddie Dexter, 70, of Marshfield, Maine, told the news...

2009-07-20 07:00:00

ORLANDO, Fla., July 20 /PRNewswire/ -- Red Lobster Senior Executive Chef Michael LaDuke and Food Network's panel of judges selected Jeffrey Saad as the winner of last night's episode of "The Next Food Network Star," which aired Sunday at 9 p.m. Eastern/8 p.m. Central. (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20090720/AT48518 ) Saad, of Los Angeles, Calif., earned the distinction of having his winning wood-grilled fresh fish with spicy soy broth entree featured on the "Today's Fresh...

2009-07-14 14:34:47

An Atlantic City, N.J., man who pleaded guilty to stealing 91 lobster tails from a casino was sentenced to four years in prison. Anthony Jones, 38, confessed in May to concealing the frozen lobster tails, valued at a total $1,275, in his backpack and jacket at the Bally's Atlantic City kitchen in February, The Press of Atlantic City reported Tuesday. However, a security worker spotted Jones as he was attempting to leave and noted that he appeared to be concealing items on his person. Jones...

2009-06-12 08:00:00

Fresh, Succulent Lobster and Seafood, Directly from the Ocean to your Table TORONTO, June 12 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - To view this Social Media Release, please enter the following address in your web browser. http://tinyurl.com/clearwaterSMR SOURCE CNW Social Media


Latest Lobster Reference Libraries

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2008-05-05 22:35:37

The Norway Lobster (Nephrops norvegicus), also called the Dublin Bay Prawn, Langoustine or Scampi, is found in the northeastern Atlantic Ocean and North Sea as far north as Iceland and northern Norway, and south to Portugal. It is not common in the Mediterranean except in the north Adriatic Sea. The Norway Lobster is a slim orange-pink lobster up to 9.5 inches long. The tail is muscular, and is frequently eaten, often under the name "scampi". Norway lobsters are solitary predators, feeding...

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2008-05-05 22:31:03

The European Lobster (Homarus gammarus), is a large European clawed crustacean. The natural range of the European Lobster is the eastern Atlantic Ocean from Lofoten Islands in northwestern Norway to the Azores and Morocco. It is also found in the Mediterranean Sea west of Crete and in northwestern parts of the Black Sea. It is not found in the Baltic Sea. It is rarely found deeper than 165 feet, but can be found anywhere from the low tide mark to 500 feet, on hard substrates made of rock or...

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2009-03-28 16:53:01

Jasus lalandii, more commonly known as the Cape Rock Lobster or West Coast Rock Lobster, is a species of spiny lobster found in the waters off the coast of Southern Africa. Although it is unknown whom the name of this species is in honor of, there have been suggestions that it may be attributed to French astronomer Jérôme Lalande. Cape Rock Lobster are rocky bottom dwellers generally in shallow waters, but have been found in waters as deep as 150 feet. They range along the coast...

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2013-09-05 00:00:00

The Lagostino, Panulirus argus is a species of spiny lobster inhabiting the waters of the western Atlantic Ocean, from North Carolina down to eastern South America at depths from 100 to 300 feet. They dwell on reefs and in mangrove swamps, or habitats with some sort of cover. More familiar names for the species include Caribbean Spiny Lobster, Florida Spiny Lobster or West Indies Spiny Lobster. Shortened variations of the name could include Lagostino, Crawfish, Crayfish or Bug. The...

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