Bristol transitions to reusable packaging

PORTLAND, Maine – August 29, 2022 – Bristol Seafood announced today it transitioned a significant portion of its wholesale packaging to reusable containers in partnership with Hannaford and Tosca. “Sustainability is a foundational part of Bristol. Our transition away from polystyrene began ten years ago, starting with waxed corrugate, then to recyclable cardboard, and today…

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Bristol Acquires Additional Facility

PORTLAND, Maine – October 10, 2021 – Bristol Seafood announced today it acquired an additional facility to support its continued growth. The building is located at 284 Commercial Street on the historic Portland Fish Pier and will be dedicated to production of its growing My Fish Dish, Seafood Singles, and Grab & Go product ranges.…

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Bristol Launches Convenient Seafood Singles

PORTLAND, Maine – June 6, 2021 – Bristol Seafood announced today it added to its retail range with the Bristol Seafood Singles pack for the frozen case. It features quality seafood with chef-crafted compound butter and spices designed for convenience packed in perforated, easy-peel singles with a QR code connecting the consumer to recipes and…

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Bristol Launches Grab & Go Range

PORTLAND, Maine – February 21, 2021 – Bristol Seafood announced today the Bristol Grab & Go range of retail products. It features quality seafood in a contemporary format aimed at delighting the evolving retail seafood consumer. The range includes line-caught Alaska cod and sustainably farmed Atlantic salmon, among other items that can be viewed here.…

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Bristol Invests In Cod Capabilities

PORTLAND, Maine – January 20, 2021 – Bristol Seafood announced today it aligned with Bristol Bay Alaska Seafoods, owner of the Blue North, state of the art Alaska Cod harvester, and also completed a significant investment in the filleting capabilities of its Portland, Maine plant. Bristol installed a Marel FleXicut and sorting line to its…

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Bristol Named Top 25 For Sustainability & Conservation

PORTLAND, Maine – October 1, 2020 – Bristol Seafood is pleased to announce it earned a place on SeafoodSource’s Top 25 North American Seafood Suppliers – Sustainability & Conservation list. “Sustainability and conservation are at the center of our mission to make seafood America’s favorite protein.” noted Peter Handy, President & CEO at Bristol, “Earning…

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Bristol Invests In Collaboration & Inclusion

PORTLAND, Maine – July 7, 2020 – Bristol Seafood announced today it opened an office at the New England Ocean Cluster (NEOC) in Portland, Maine, and provided a founding sponsorship to create Inclusion in the Blue Economy, a new program to support under-represented blue economy entrepreneurs. This new program supports entrepreneurs by providing dedicated workspace…

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Bristol Unveils Cod & Haddock Capabilities

PORTLAND, Maine – March 8, 2020 – Bristol Seafood announced today it completed a significant investment in its groundfish business that will bring a new level of quality, consistency, and precision to its customers. The new equipment and technologies were developed and installed by Marel, an Icelandic company transforming the way food is processed. In…

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Bristol Introduces Grab & Go, New My Fish Dish Items

PORTLAND, Maine – February 27, 2020 – Bristol Seafood introduced today a line of Grab & Go seafood items under its My Fish Dish brand, a retail line of high-quality, simple-to-cook seafood that takes you from fish to fabulous in three easy steps. In addition to the Grab & Go items, it bolstered the line…

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