Fri. Jul 1 2022

ANALYSIS: Wild Salmon Weekend as Heavy Retail Promotions Planned for Sockeyes Ahead of July 4th  

VIDEO: Tassal Rejects Bid; Nordlaks & Atlantic Sapphire; Mowi Brand Ambassador; Aid for Ukraine

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Southern Shrimp Alliance Requests That Additional 25% Duties on Chinese Goods Be Continued  

Cargill, Innovafeed Extend Partnership; Create Industry-First Insect Feed Expansion for Aquaculture  

New Zealand King Salmon Clears Up Sale Rumors  

Child Nutrition Program Gets $943M Boost to Buy American-Grown Foods in Nation’s Schools

King Oscar Now the Top Specialty Canned Seafood Brand in the U.S.  

Gulf of Mexico Reef Fish Shareholders' Alliance Says Biden Administration Turned Back on Fishermen

Pokemoto Signs Franchise Agreement in Tennessee Marking Another First

Silver Bay Seafoods Upgrades Plants With NorthScope ERP Software

Report Says Live Fish Carrier Market to Grow to $5.7 Billion Due to Growing Seafood Consumption

Inshore Rescue Boat Station in Rankin Inlet Opens for the Season Summary Friday, July 1

Thu. Jun 30 2022

This Week in Retail: This Year's July Fourth Cookout Could be Costlier

Bristol Bay Sockeye Run Set to Shatter Records  

Trident Seafoods Brings Home Most of $26 Million USDA Pollock Purchase  

VIDEO: ‘Game of Thrones’ Actor is Mowi’s New Brand Ambassador  

Russian Fishermen Oppose State Plans to Sell 25% of Domestic Catch Via Exchange Trading

Over 100 Maine Seafood Dealers, Processors to Take Share of $15 Million in Grants  

Summer Crab Management in Washington Takes Effect this Weekend  

Russian Snow Crab Price Fell 50% to $19 per Kilo at Busan Auction  

Mitsubishi Corp., Maruha Nichiro Establish Land-Based Salmon Joint Venture  

Grieg Seafoods Says New B.C. RAS Facility Going Swimmingly  

Blumar, Veramaris Partner to Improve Welfare, Quality of Atlantic Salmon

World’s Largest Retailer Joins Global Ghost Gear Initiative

True Westfjords Debuts Cod Liver Brand Oil ‘Dropi’ Using 1,000-Year-Old Process Summary Thursday, June 30

Wed. Jun 29 2022

The Winding Glass: What Lessons Do the 2009 Recession Hold for Seafood Marketers Today?

88% of Snow Crab Quota Caught in NL; DFO Extends Select Crab Management Areas  

Kuskokwim Salmon Get Relief from a Federal Court, AYK Chum Get Some Help From Area M Seiners

OBI Seafoods Expanding Ukraine Relief Efforts With The Help of Employees  

Southern Shrimp Alliance Supports Request for USDA Section 32 Shrimp Purchase  

Atlantic Sapphire Raises $125 Million, Lands Investment from Nordlaks  

G7 Commits $5 bln to Tackling Global Food Insecurity - U.S. Official

Plant-Based Seafood Firm Current Foods Closes $18 Million Funding Round, Cosigned by NBA Star

SeaBOS Launches First Progress Report After First Five Years in Operation Summary Wednesday, June 29

Tue. Jun 28 2022

Australia’s Tassal Group Rejects $700 Million Acquisition Bid from Cooke Inc.  

FFAW ‘Outraged’ Over Summer Shrimp Decision From Standing Fish Price Setting Panel  

Western Pacific Fishermen Losing Last Vestiges of U.S. Waters Open to Fishing; Council Frustrated

Biden Issues Global Strategy to Clamp Down on IUU Fishing and Labor Abuses

U.S. and Russian Frozen Pollock Roe Price Spike by 20-30%  

Appointments Announced for 2022 Regional Fishery Management Councils

Captain D’s Turning Up the Heat with New Spicy Batter Dipped Fish

Kingfish Company Receives U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Permit For Facility in Jonesport, Maine  

Plant-Based Firm ISH Food Company Lands B Corporation Certification

Coast Guard Inspectors Return to Anchorage After Supporting Opening of Bristol Bay Fishing Season Summary Tuesday, June 28

Mon. Jun 27 2022

ANALYSIS: Farmed Salmon Update Heading Into July  

Ecuador Protests Update: President Cuts Gasoline Prices By 10 Cents Per Gallon

Russian Far East Salmon Fishery Bullish Start, 4400 Tons of Sockeye in Two Weeks  

‘Major Achievement’: MSC Board of Trustees Approves Fisheries Standard

FSIS Issues Public Health Alert on Ineligible Siluriformes Products Imported from Korea  

DFO Releases Management Decision for NL Northern Cod Stewardship Fishery Summary Monday, June 27

Grounded Packaging Launches New Sustainable Packaging Solution Made From 83% Recycled Materials

StarKist, Feed the Children Partner and Cornerstones to Provide Hunger Relief to 400 Families in VA

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This Week in Retail: Consumers Get a Head Start on Their Holiday Shopping

The final days of October are upon us and grocery circulars will soon be inundated with holiday promotions. 

Retailers will increasingly advertise Thanksgiving staples and several outlets are offering shoppers free turkeys or other holiday favorites after spending a minimum amount. BOGO promotions are also popular at this time of year as grocers make room for fresh and frozen turkeys, hams, and beyond.

This week in retail, however, deep discounts at the meat case are hard to come by. Interruptions in the supply chain continue to influence price points for nearly all commodities while altering consumer shopping behavior.

Shoppers are expected to begin their holiday shopping earlier than usual this year. Some consumers are concerned that they may not be able to buy everything on their list due to the global gridlock at ports and production slowdowns...

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