Sitting down with President and founder Jerry Knecht

By | October 4th, 2016|Categories: Social Impact, Sustainability|Tags: , , , , , |

This week, we get some perspective from Jerry. Let's see what we can learn from his experience in the northeast, Indonesia and everywhere in-between. Once you exited the New England fisheries, which fisheries did you examine for your next phase of work and why did you choose Indonesia? Prior to completely exiting, we had been in [...]

How we’re partnering with Global Fishing Watch to expand our traceability program

By | September 26th, 2016|Categories: Supply Chain, Sustainability|Tags: , , , , , |

Developing coastal countries throughout the world have major small-boat fleets, but we have little understanding of these fleets' fishing efforts because of high barriers to basic on-board technologies. In Indonesia alone, artisanal fishers account for 95% of wild-capture production. We're committed to building a scalable solution for small-boat traceability to answer the need for reliable catch data collection. To [...]

Key takeaways from the FAO’s annual report “The State of the World Fisheries and Aquaculture”

By | September 12th, 2016|Categories: Community-based fishery management, Sustainability|Tags: , , , |

The Food and Agriculture of the United Nations (FAO) began publishing their annual report titled “The State of the World Fisheries and Aquaculture” in an effort to provide an objective look at where we are today with global fish production and the associated challenges and opportunities. With over 200 pages, we realize you may not have [...]