• Trade & Commerce Blog

    WSJ Reports on Proposed Lobster Trade Ban in EU

    The Wall Street Journal is reporting on a potential ban on imports of live North American lobsters in the European Union. Sweden alleges that a few dozen North American lobsters have been found in Eur...

  • Health Blog

    Lost in Translation?

    An English-language news outlet in Europe is reporting on a French Consumer Reports-style magazine that’s giving tips on grocery store products to avoid. The French magazine appears to take aim at c...

  • Health Blog

    Examiner.com Bad For Us After All

    A new article in Examiner.com, that claims “seafood might be bad for us after all,” exposes a fundamental lack of understanding of science coupled with a clearly lacking editorial process. The ...

  • Supply Chain Blog

    Associated Press Wins Pulitzer for Labor Series

    The Associated Press has taken home a Pulitzer Prize for its reporting on labor issues. The AP’s in-depth analysis and reporting went far beyond the broad brush strokes we’ve seen from various oth...

  • Sustainability Blog

    NFI, NGOs and a Real Mission That Goes Beyond Rhetoric

    The National Fisheries Institute (NFI) is proud of our association with some of the world’s leading seafood sustainability organizations, like NOAA’s Marine Fisheries Advisory Committee (MAFAC), t...

  • Trade & Commerce Blog

    New Round of Reporting Raises More Questions About Proposed EU Live Lobster Ban

    This week, there’s a new round of reporting on the potential EU ban of live lobsters from North America. The headlines alone illustrate the fact that there are serious questions about the validity o...

  • Health Blog

    Chicago Tribune: What Did They Know and When did They Know It?

    Chicago Tribune writer Nneka McGuire is currently working on a story about seafood consumption with a focus on women and pregnant women.  NFI has been happy to serve as a resource for Ms. McGuire pro...

  • Sustainability Blog

    Real Reporting on the Future of Seafood

    For years an erroneous statistic made the rounds of both causal conversation and main-stream media reporting. It said the world’s oceans would be emptied of fish by the year 2048.  The statistic wa...

  • Sustainability Blog

    Carl Safina exposed as Enviro Bully

    CFOOD, a network of fisheries scientists, responded this week to an article in Medium titled, Environmental Bullies, how conservation ideologues attack scientists who don’t agree with them. CFO...

  • Trade & Commerce Blog

    Science Scoffs at Sweden’s North American Lobster Claims

    If you’ve been following Sweden’s attempt to ban North American Lobsters you know about the country’s claim that the discovery of 32 lobsters over the course of seven years constitutes an invasi...

Media Blog

    GG CCTV Screen GrabWhether it’s the tip of a hat for a job well done or a demand for correction keep up with NFI’s latest media work on the Media Blog from NFI's Vice President for Communications Gavin Gibbons.