Bristol News

Portland, ME - March 15, 2017 -  Bristol Seafood is proud to announce the world’s first Fair Trade Certified™ domestic seafood product: North Atlantic Sea Scallops. Caught by fishermen in New England, Fair Trade scallops are expected to debut on retail shelves on the east and...

Portland, ME - February 13, 2017 - Bristol Seafood is pleased to be named the "2016 Vendor of the Year" by Santa Monica Seafood, a leading supplier of quality fish to Albertsons/Vons and other West Coast companies. Roger O’Brien, CEO of Santa Monica Seafood noted, “We chose...

The National Fisheries Institute held its annual conference in San Francisco. Here are the top things that we took away from the meetings and our conversations with attendees. Many of the charts and slides I’ve included are from the NFI and its panelists. First, the good...

PORTLAND, Maine – December 30, 2016 – Bristol Seafood, a leading seafood processor and distributor in Southern Maine, is pleased to announce that Peter Handy, its President and CEO, will join the National Fisheries Institute (NFI) Board of Directors in 2017. “At Bristol, we come to...

PORTLAND, Maine – November 16, 2016 – Bristol Seafood, a leading seafood processor and distributor in Southern Maine is pleased to announce its partners will join Eimskip in supporting Rippleffect by sponsoring the upcoming Scandinavian Northern Lights Christmas Charity event. “Rippleffect provides a great service to...

PORTLAND, Maine – November 3, 2016 – Bristol Seafood, a leading seafood processor and distributor in Southern Maine is pleased to announce it has partnered with Southern Maine Community College to offer workforce training to its team members.  Up to forty employees will be eligible...

PORTLAND, Maine – November 2, 2016 – Bristol Seafood, a leading seafood processor and distributor in Southern Maine announced today it has joined ranks with fishermen, seafood companies, and logistics providers and distributors to meet the urgent need for nutrient-rich protein at food banks nationwide. Together...

PORTLAND, Maine – September 30, 2016 – Bristol Seafood, a leading seafood processor and distributor in Southern Maine, was not impacted by the recent mussel and clam recall issued by the Maine Department of Marine Resources and continues to provide local, wild mussels and clams to...