Quantcast

Latest Sustainable seafood Stories

2010-09-13 10:16:00

AUSTIN, Texas, Sept. 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Whole Foods Market (Nasdaq: WFMI) today launches the first in-store color-coded sustainability-rating program for wild-caught seafood and commits to phasing out all red-rated species by Earth Day 2013. Through partnerships with Blue Ocean Institute and Monterey Bay Aquarium, Whole Foods Market is the first national grocer to provide a comprehensive sustainability rating system for wild-caught seafood. To view the multimedia assets associated with...

2010-09-07 10:54:00

NEW YORK, Sept. 7 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Umami Sustainable Seafood Inc. ("Umami" or the "Company") (OTC Bulletin Board: UMAM) announced today that for the second consecutive year, its Kali Tuna subsidiary, based in Kali, Croatia, has successfully spawned and hatched Mediterranean Bluefin Tuna in captivity. The Company estimates that at least over 500 million eggs were released into the Adriatic. As part of the process of continuing research and development into the "closed cycle" farming...

2010-07-15 10:00:00

SCARBOROUGH, Maine, SALISBURY, N.C., and TAMPA, Fla., July 15 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Delhaize America today announced its banners - Hannaford, Sweetbay, Bottom Dollar Food, and Food Lion family of banners, including Food Lion, Bloom, Harveys and Reid's - will operate under a new sustainable seafood sourcing program. The supermarkets will move to selling seafood from sources that are managed to sustain the availability of seafood for current and future generations. The supermarkets'...

2010-07-08 12:06:00

PURCHASE, N.Y., July 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Brancott Vineyards, creators of the original Marlborough Sauvignon Blanc, announces its partnership with Blue Ocean Institute, a non-profit organization that provides solutions that enlighten personal choices, instill hope and inspire people to take action in a growing effort to restore living abundance in the ocean. The partnership's first project is the creation of Blue Ocean Institute's iPhone application--FishPhone. The application provides users...

2010-07-07 14:57:00

LOS ANGELES, July 7 /PRNewswire/ -- In its dedication to protecting marine environments and preserving their habitats, Crystal Cruises has committed to serving only sustainable seafood aboard its award-winning vessels. Renowned for the sophisticated fare served in the Crystal Dining Room and specialty restaurants Silk Road and The Sushi Bar and Prego, Crystal is the first cruise line to publicly commit to such a policy. Since 1990, Crystal has served fresh fish and live lobster in the...

2010-07-07 07:00:00

AUSTIN, Texas, July 7 /PRNewswire/ -- Whole Foods Market will be the only major retailer to offer Marine Stewardship Council (MSC)-certified, fresh, harpoon-caught swordfish from Nova Scotia this summer. This grilling gem and smart environmental seafood choice will be available during July and August, while supplies last. Whole Foods Market port buyers will hand select and grade swordfish as it arrives at the dock. Buyers will choose only the highest grade - white meat, a firm texture,...

2010-06-03 08:30:00

WASHINGTON, June 3 /PRNewswire/ -- The National Fisheries Institute (NFI) is publicly challenging Dr. Mehmet Oz, host of the Dr. Oz Show, to correct a number of errors and distortions that he made concerning fish, nutrition and mercury on a recent episode of his show. Earlier this year, NFI sent several letters to Dr. Oz pointing out, among others, the following errors contained in a program that was televised nationally on January 26, 2010 and is scheduled to be re-run nationwide later...

2010-06-02 14:50:00

LANDOVER, Md., June 2 /PRNewswire/ -- Giant Food of Landover, Md., and the New England Aquarium are making a splash to raise awareness for ocean preservation in celebration of World Oceans Day. This year marks a decade-long partnership and collaboration between Giant and the aquarium to develop a sustainable seafood policy that provides shoppers with seafood options that are healthy and affordable with an emphasis on improving the environmental friendliness of the seafood they offer....

2010-06-02 12:00:00

QUINCY, Mass., June 2 /PRNewswire/ -- Stop & Shop and the New England Aquarium are making a splash around ocean preservation and World Oceans Day, June 8. This year marks a ten-year milestone for Stop & Shop and the New England Aquarium. The organizations have worked together for the last decade to develop a sustainable seafood policy that provides Stop & Shop customers with seafood options that are healthy and affordable with an emphasis on improving the environmental...

2010-04-22 07:00:00

SEATTLE, April 22 /PRNewswire/ -- Holland America Line and Marine Conservation Biology Institute (MCBI) announced a new partnership to promote sustainable and compatible use of the oceans to protect the world's marine ecosystems. Called "Our Marvelous Oceans," the new program will start with a three-year commitment that includes adopting sustainable seafood purchasing onboard, new programming for guests and support for the MCBI education program under which annual grants are made by MCBI...


Word of the Day
ramage
  • Boughs or branches.
  • Warbling of birds in trees.
Related