Town & Country Markets first grocery retailer to sell fish that meets new standard for ethical harvest

Town & Country Markets first grocery retailer to sell fish that meets new standard for ethical harvest

Blue North Fisheries and Town & Country Markets will introduce the first opportunity for consumers to buy Humane Harvest line-caught Pacific cod on November 1. Cod caught aboard the innovative Blue North fishing vessel are stunned immediately upon harvest, minimizing stress and producing a healthier and tastier fish. The vessel is also the first in […]

Asda’s new fish range makes a great catch

Asda’s new fish range makes a great catch

Fish can sometimes be tricky to get into mealtimes, but Asda’s NEW fishy favourites will go down a storm with the whole family. Salt and Chilli calamari rings pack a flavourful punch and succulent chunky cod fish fingers are set to be a sandwich game-changer. A totally new fish on the block are the ketchup […]

Mercury levels in seafood could cause Lou Gherig’s disease

Mercury levels in seafood could cause Lou Gherig’s disease

New research shows that people eating seafood which contains high levels of mercury increases their risk of developing amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), also known as Lou Gherig’s disease. This was revealed in an initial study that will be presented at the American Academy of Neurology’s 69th annual meeting in Boston in April. The authors, however, […]

Norway salmon prices reached peaks

Norway salmon prices reached peaks

The price of salmon reached peaks; it was trading at more than 75 Norwegian crowns per kilo on Friday 16 December. Will there be smoked salmon at Christmas? In this small world of food, where we regularly like to shake the consumer by evoking the specter of a shortage – with the choice of cocoa, […]

Orkla Foods Sweden Now Carrying MSC Certified Pacifical Tuna

Orkla Foods Sweden Now Carrying MSC Certified Pacifical Tuna

Orkla Foods Sweden and Pacifical are proud to announce their cooperation to supply sustainable MSC certified skipjack tuna from the PNA waters through the Swedish brand Abba; 100 percent wild tuna, certified as sustainably caught and fully traceable to all consumers from sea to shelf. Orkla Foods Sweden’s bold step is a reflection of the […]

Fish forecasted to dominate Christmas battle

Fish forecasted to dominate Christmas battle

Christmas is coming and the battle of the retailer adverts has begun. Meat, Fish and Poultry (MFP) is a key part of the Christmas season. The latest figures from Kantar Worldpanel for the 12 weeks ending 6th November 2016 show all macro categories are back in volume growth, except Sliced Cooked Meats. The report tells […]