- news, features, articles and disease information for the fish industry

Fish Industry News By Category: Processing

Show results in:
06 March 2015
Scottish Langoustine Fishing Industry Highlighted in New Film Series
The Scottish White Fish Producers’ Association (SWFPA) has invested in a series of films to highlight the modern, sustainable approach taken by the Scottish langoustine...
30 January 2015
Morrisons Expands Fish Processing in Grimsby
UK - UK supermarket chain Morrisons has agreed a deal to take over the former Kerry Foods site in Grimsby, which has been empty since 2012, to expand its fish processing...
26 January 2015
Findus Reports Continued Positive Performance
UK - Findus Group has reported a continued positive performance following its bond holder update call....
15 January 2015
Limited Places Available for Fish Quality Assessment Course
UK - There are now limited places available on Seafish's five day Advanced Fish Quality Assessment Course, which will be held in North Wales from 2-6 March 2015....
22 December 2014
Seafish Assesses Ethical Issues in the UK Seafood Supply Chain
UK - Seafish, the authority on seafood, is commissioning a project to assess the ethical issues that are now, or could in the future, impact on the UK seafood supply...
05 November 2014
UK Vets Say Consumers Should Know about Slaughter Methods
UK - Nine out of 10 vets say consumers should be better informed about slaughter methods, according to a new survey from the British Veterinary Association (BVA)....
04 November 2014
Seafish Premiere’s ‘The Business of Processing’ Film
UK - Seafish, the UK industry authority on seafood, last night (3 Nov) premiered its new film exploring the multi-billion pound seafood processing industry in London...
10 September 2014
New Managing Director for Icelandic Seachill
UK - Simon Smith has been appointed to Managing Director of Grimsby based Icelandic Seachill....
26 August 2014
Government to Support Growth of Fish Processing Sector
SCOTLAND, UK - Cabinet Secretary for Fisheries and Food Richard Lochhead has given a commitment that the Scottish Government will work with the fish processing sector...
10 July 2014
New Safe Smoked Fish Web Tool Launched
UK - All UK businesses producing smoked fish now have access to a free web tool, which can help them make their food safer for consumers....
13 June 2014
New Opinion Published on Welfare of Farmed Fish at the Time of Killing
UK - The Farm Animal Welfare Committee (FAWC) has published its Opinion on the Welfare of Farmed Fish at the Time of Killing. This considers the welfare of farmed...
30 December 2013
PPS East Customers Report Increase in Fresh Fish Quality
UK - PPS East has received exciting and positive feedback from fresh fish customers, who have introduced PPS’s wide range of reusable plastic whole fish and salmon...
20 September 2013
Associated Seafoods’ New Fish Processing Facility Near Completion
SCOTLAND, UK - Next week sees the culmination of Associated Seafoods Ltd (ASL) multi-million pound investment programme with the integration of its Scottish smoked...
12 August 2013
Crabstock Demos Take Fear Out of Cooking Crabs
UK - The organisers of Crabstock, the fish and live music festival, will use next month’s event in Exmouth, South Devon, to show the general public just how easy...
26 April 2013
New £300,000 Fish Market Opens in Ardglass
NORTHERN IRELAND, UK - A new £300,000 fish market and refurbished ice plant facility has opened in Ardglass....
28 January 2013
Misleading Comments Made by European Officer for Scottish Parliament Criticised
SCOTLAND, UK - The contention made by Dr Ian Duncan, European Officer for the Scottish Parliament, that fish processing jobs in Scotland are dependent upon imports...
17 January 2013
‘Shell-Shocked’ Crabs Can Feel Pain
NORTHERN IRELAND, UK - The food and aquaculture industries should reconsider how they treat live crustaceans such as crabs, prawns and lobsters. That’s according...
09 January 2013
Proccessing Job Cuts Epected for Scottish Salmon Company
SCOTLAND, UK - The Scottish Salmon Company (SSC) has announced that it is reviewing its harvesting and processing requirements in Stornoway and expects to have to...
27 December 2012
Project Turns Fish Waste into Value-Added Products
UK - A new project is exploring means of turning fish waste into value-added products such as neutraceuticals while attempting to make fisheries a greener industry...
14 December 2012
Major Expansion Underway at Orkney Crab processing Plant
ORKNEY, UK - A major £400,000 expansion is underway at the Orkney Fishermen’s Society (OFS) crab processing plant – already the UK’s largest - as the business...
07 November 2012
Young's is Named Protein Manufacturing Company of the Year
UK - Young’s Seafood Limited, the UK’s leading supplier of fish and seafood, has been named Protein Manufacturing Company of the Year at the annual Food Manufacturing...
Associated Seafoods Appoints new Finance Director
SCOTLAND, UK - Associated Seafoods Ltd (ASL) in Buckie has appointed David John Hepburn as its new Finance Director in a move that will further bolster its senior...
25 October 2012
Minister Discusses Future Fishing Opportunities With Industry
NORTHERN IRELAND, UK - Fisheries Minister Michelle O’Neill has met with fishing stakeholders from the catching and processing sectors to discuss priorities ahead...
17 October 2012
World Leading Fish Farm Facility
SCOTLAND, UK - A new ‘world class’ facility being built at a fish farm in Lochailort is expected to be finished next year....
28 August 2012
New Processing Facility Heralds an Exciting Future for Scottish Shellfish Marketing Group
SCOTLAND, UK - The Scottish Shellfish Marketing Group has officially opened its new processing facility at Bellshill in central Scotland by holding a special celebration...
17 August 2012
UK Smoked Fish Industry Receives Funding Boost
UK - The UK's Traditional Smoked Fish industry is to benefit from European and industry funding to promote awareness and increase sales of its specialist seafood...
01 August 2012
Fish Freezing Requirements Relaxed
UK - Certain farmed fish destined to be eaten raw in dishes such as sushi will no longer need to be frozen before use to protect consumers against parasites....
26 July 2012
Warner’s to Catch More Business With New £1.5m Facility
Warner Fish Merchants (WFM), one of the leading retailers to independent fish and chip shops across England, has opened a new office and cold store facility at Decoy...
14 May 2012
Leading Figures at Lossie Seafoods Retire
SCOTLAND, UK - Two leading figures in the Scottish seafood processing industry have retired after successfully steering Lossie Seafoods in Buckie to its current...
16 March 2012
Expansion for Scottish Shellfish Marketing Group
SCOTLAND, UK - The Scottish Shellfish Marketing Group, who produces farmed mussels and oysters, is set to transfer its processing operation to a larger facility...
 1  2 

News By Advertiser

News By Country

News By Fish

News By Category

Our Sponsors


Seasonal Picks

Parasitic Infections in Aquaculture Webinar 11 June 2015 at 2pm

100% Course Scholarships Available for Commonwealth Students

Listen Now TheFishSite Sustainability and Fish Welfare Webinar