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Brian Young's blog - a call for new board members

Posted on 14 June 2018

Seafish is committed to engaging with our stakeholders across the UK and so it is always a pleasure for the Seafish Board to get out and about to meet representatives from the industry.  In February we were in Grimsby, where the 'Beast from the East' interrupted many of our best laid pla...more

Reasons for Optimism - Marcus Coleman's May blog

Posted on 08 May 2018

Last month played host to one of my annual favourites of the seafood year, The Seafood Expo Global in Brussels. It is the world's largest seafood trade event with more than 26,000 buyers, suppliers, media, and other seafood professionals from more than 140 countries taking part. This yea...more

New Corporate Plan, New Focus - Marcus Coleman April 2018 Blog

Posted on 10 April 2018

This month you may well notice something different about the Seafish Round Up. Those eagle-eyed readers will spot immediately that our news items have been ordered beneath five headings:

  • Changing Landscape
  • Enjoy Fish
  • Safe & Skilled
  • G...more

Seafish awarded 'One to Watch' by Times 100 Best Companies accreditation - March blog

Posted by Ursula O'Brien, HR Director on 13 March 2018

When Seafish began its journey to becoming Times 100 accredited we did it with the desire to become the best possible organisation we could and as attractive a proposition for potential employees as possible.

Last October 91% of Seafish employees participated in a staff survey ...more

More Fish and Chips than Ever Before! - Marcus' blog

Posted on 13 February 2018

I didn't expect for one minute that our Fish and Chip Industry would allow the January blues to dampen their party at this year's National Fish and Chip Awards - they didn't let me down!

A great day was had by all for what was the 30th edition of the awards held ...more

Aoife Martin January 2018 Blog

Posted on 16 January 2018

The first meeting of the Seafish Scottish Advisory Committee (SSAC) meeting will take place later this month. This committee, which was formed late last year, is the last piece in the jigsaw of Seafish's national and regional delivery programme. The new committee will d...more

Marcus Coleman's December '17 blog

Posted on 12 December 2017

As another Seafish year draws to a close, inevitably I take a few moments to reflect on the support we have been providing to the industry over the past 12 months.

As everyone knows we cover a whole host of issues and subject areas but some of the stand-out highlights include:more

Aquaculture in the spotlight

Posted by Lee Cocker on 14 November 2017

Last month, the Seafish Domestic Aquaculture team attended two major aquaculture events - Aquaculture Europe 2017 (AE2017) in Dubrovnik, Croatia and the ASSG ...more

Marcus Coleman Blog - November 2017

Posted by Marcus Coleman on 13 November 2017

It's good to listen...

For the past year or so we have been listening carefully to our industry stakeholders. We have convened our Industry Sector Panels; one representing the Domestic and Export Sector, one representing the Processing and Import Sector and one representing the ...more

World Seafood Congress 2017

Posted by Julie Snowden on 12 October 2017

When I joined Seafish over a decade ago my first oversea trip was to Iceland, many of our stakeholders have links to supply from Iceland and collaboration projects were forming.  Initially technical projects were formed with MATIS Ltd, an Icelandic Food and Biotech R&D institute...more