Sustainability


 

Our Commitment

Natures Best Seafood, along with our sister company Seafood Sales and Service* are committed to the quality, safety and environmental legitimacy of every product we distribute. We endeavor to purchase our seafood from sources that share this commitment with us, and are involved with organizations whose purpose is to protect the integrity and sustainability of the world’s rich aquaculture.

FARMED SEAFOOD

Through our active membership in the Global Aquaculture Alliance, whose mission is to promote the aquaculture industry and to advance environmental and social responsibility throughout the process of raising, processing and distributing aquaculture products, Nature’s Best Seafood / Seafood Sales & Service participate in the ongoing efforts to enhance and preserve the world’s farmed seafood reputation and quality. Through the GAA, we also support Best Aquaculture Practices (BAP), which sets standards for the safe processing of farmed seafood.

WILD CAUGHT SEAFOOD

We have also been certified by the Marine Stewardship Council that sets standards for the sustainability of Ocean Caught Wild Seafood. Seafood Sales & Service is the first seafood distributor in North Florida to receive this certification. . We were awarded this certificate of approval after a voluntary independent audit conducted by SGS.  SGS is the world’s leading inspection, verification, testing and certification company. They are recognized as the global benchmark for quality and integrity. Further information regarding SGS can be found at sgs.com.

Our goal mirrors the goals and ambitions of GREENPEACE International to preserve and promote the welfare of our Oceans. Nature’s Best Seafood / Seafood Sales and Service are committed to sustainable Seafood. Our logo on all of our retail bags indicates our support for the preservation of the world’s seafood supply. We have also donated to other sustainable wildlife and seafood entities such as Greenpeace, the Atlanta aquarium and our local zoo.

We work with our suppliers to assure the quality, integrity and identification of every product we sell, so that you, our customers, are confident those products are the safe, wholesome foods you and your customers are ordering and enjoying. The ownership and staff of Seafood Sales & Service/Nature’s Best Seafood are dedicated to offering only the highest quality, sustainable, environmentally safe, and best tasting frozen seafood products.