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News General
November 10, 2020  

Mi’kmaq joining with Premium Brands to buy Clearwater Seafoods for $1 B

The deal is the largest investment in the seafood industry by a Canadian Indigenous group.

News Food & Beverage Manufacturing General Sustainability
November 5, 2020  

Regulatory gaps in seafood supply chain pose threat: Oceana Canada

Report says they’re unwittingly contributing to illicit seafood fishing and trade.

News Food & Beverage Government Manufacturing Economy General
April 27, 2020  

Ottawa announces $62.5M aid for fish and seafood sector

Earmarked for PPE and to help fish and seafood companies adapt their plants to comply with health directives.

News Food & Beverage Manufacturing General
March 5, 2020  

Seafood producers shift gears to adjust to coronavirus impact on markets

Postponed Boston seafood show creates further challenges for companies trying to reach alternative markets to Asia.

News Food & Beverage Manufacturing General
October 16, 2019  

Seafood fraud common in Canada’s cities: Oceana Canada study

Results combined with previous investigations found 47% of the 472 fish samples were mislabelled in six Canadian cities.

News Food & Beverage Manufacturing General
March 13, 2019  

Clearwater and 14 First Nations reach 50-year Arctic surf clam deal

Agreement protects existing fishery jobs while creating economic and employment opportunities.

News Food & Beverage Manufacturing General
February 7, 2017  

Clearwater invests $5M in its Arctic surf clam fishery

New Jobs, processing capacity in Nova Scotia and Newfoundland.

Feature Food & Beverage Manufacturing Business Operations General Operations Production
November 9, 2016  

Clearwater at 40: seafood exporter nets 2015 sales of $500 million

A humble storefront lobster business has grown into Canada’s largest publicly-funded seafood operation.

News Food & Beverage Manufacturing Metals Economy General
November 8, 2016  

Energy, metal ores to drive Atlantic Canada’s export growth

Newfoundland and Labrador poised to lead all provinces next year.

News Food & Beverage Manufacturing Business Operations General Operations Production
July 14, 2016  

Seafood company to rebuild fire razed NL plant by next year

Remediation, geotechnical surveys and infrastructure assessments at the site have been completed.

News Food & Beverage Manufacturing General Operations Production
November 24, 2015  

Nestle admits Thai seafood suppliers abuse workers

The food giant launched an internal investigation in 2014 after reports tied brutal and unregulated working conditions to its brands.

News Food & Beverage Manufacturing General
February 25, 2015  

Thailand’s seafood industry plagued by pirates, slavery

Overfishing and illegal, undocumented trawlers have ravaged marine ecosystems.

News General
May 4, 2012  

More seafood plant closures coming: NL fisheries minister

The fisheries minister in Newfoundland and Labrador says there’s nothing he can do about the closure of the High Liner seafood processing plant in Burin.