Fish Handling

  • New Sæplast tubs stacked on the quay at Dalvík. Photo: Sæplast
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    Tub manufacturer faces challenges and opportunities

    2021-11-16T09:38:00Z

    Sæplast has been producing a range of tubs, boxes and other products in Dalvík and was a pioneer in such storage systems for fish. But much has changed over the years and attitudes have also changed.

  • Focus on freight
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    Focus on freight

    2020-04-08T07:30:00Z

    Based at the heart of Boulogne’s Capécure seafood district, freight forwarder Geofret was set up in 2013 by Grégory Grare to specialise in transporting seafood as efficiently as possible.

  • Container upgrade ensures quality
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    Container upgrade ensures quality

    2019-07-08T07:00:00Z

    RPC Sæplast has introduced an upgraded version of its container and lid for the harvesting and transport of fish.

  • Going orange with Sæplast
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    Going orange with Sæplast

    2019-05-20T11:00:00Z

    Icelandic fishing company Síldarvinnslan and its subsidiary Bergur-Huginn have placed an order for 3500 fish tubs from Sæplast, opting for a striking orange colour for the tubs.

  • Samskip offers shortsea fish export options
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    Samskip offers shortsea fish export options

    2019-04-29T20:45:00Z

    Flexibility in shortsea containerised, reefer and multipurpose service offerings are persuading fish exporters to choose shortsea over other options, according to Samskip Norway’s managing director Are Grathen.

  • IT system ensures delivery to 6000+ customers
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    IT system ensures efficient delivery to over 6000 customers

    2018-11-19T07:00:00Z

    One of Austria’s leading fish processors is managing the complicated logistical process of supplying regular orders to more than 6000 customers using an industry-specific IT solution from CSB-System.

  • New range of Saeplast boxes
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    New range of Saeplast boxes

    2018-01-17T10:29:00Z

    Alison Handling, Europe’s largest independent stockist of plastic containers, continues to support the fishing industry with its new range of Sæplast boxes following its recent acquisition of GW Containers.

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    US factory deck order

    2016-08-30T15:09:00Z

    Optimar Stette has signed one of the biggest contracts in its 80-year history, adding to its orderbook a factory deck system for an 80m US fishing vessel.

  • New fish handling boxes from Dolav
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    New fish handling boxes at SPG

    2016-03-22T12:34:00Z

    New from Dolav at this year’s Seafood Processing Global is the 540mm high Dolav box on a 1200 x 1000mm base.

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    Girteka orders 1,000 new trucks to strengthen fleet

    2016-03-03T15:51:00Z

    Lithuanian logistics company Girteka Logistics has ordered 1,000 state-of-the-art tractor units with Euro VI engines from Mercedes-Benz – the largest purchase from Eastern Europe for Mercedes-Benz Trucks in its history.

  • The Dolav Ace plastic pallet boxes and winchable Ace
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    New Dolav Ace plastic pallet box

    2015-09-30T13:19:00Z

    Dolav is launching the new winchable Dolav Ace plastic pallet box at DanFish 2015 in Aalborg, Denmark, on 7-9 October.

  • At 68,000sqft the new premises are significantly larger than PPS’s former site
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    PPS opens new site

    2015-09-15T10:51:00Z

    PPS has opened a new, larger wash site in Grimsby, UK.

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    Focus on new generation fish tub

    2015-08-17T14:48:00Z

    Based on several years of experience with cooling containers for the fishing industry, Fischernet ApS - an all-round Danish wholesaler for fishing equipment - will introduce a new type of fish tub at DanFish.

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    Track and trace in Belgium

    2015-05-27T14:52:00Z

    Aucxis has won the contract for the implementation of a track and trace solution based on RFID technology to be implemented in fish auctions in Belgium.

  • The GFTC has received a $1.3 million grant to support efforts to design a common technology architecture for seafood traceability. Credit: Lucarelli/CC BY-SA 3.0, via Wikimedia Commons
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    Seafood traceability architecture grant

    2015-05-26T14:27:00Z

    The Institute of Food Technologists (IFT) Global Food Traceability Center (GFTC) has received a $1.3 million grant to support efforts to design a common technology architecture for seafood traceability and related communications, education, and training efforts.

  • PPS will launch its new range of Re-Fresh fish boxes in Brussels
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    PPS East launches ‘Re-Fresh’

    2015-04-16T11:32:00Z

    At next week’s Seafood Global Expo in Brussels, PPS East Limited will launch its new range of Re-Fresh fish boxes, which have been specifically designed and manufactured to meet the industry’s need for smaller volume reusable packaging.

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    Logistics solutions partner

    2015-02-26T12:47:00Z

    Girteka Logistics will be present at Seafood Processing Global to present its transportation solutions for fresh, frozen or packaged seafood products.

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    PPS East signs three year contract

    2014-09-18T12:40:00Z

    PPS East has signed a three year contract with Grimsby, UK, business Jaines Seafood - its longest contract in the seafood industry.

  • The Safe2Land fresh fish unloading cage
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    Focus on safety with Safe2Land

    2014-08-31T20:14:00Z

    Promens will be promoting its Safe2Land fresh fish unloading cage at this year’s IceFish.

  • PPS East fish boxes
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    Funding boosts fish box development

    2014-05-27T15:03:00Z

    Returnable packaging company PPS East has received two grants totalling £260,000 from the Regional Growth Fund, to help grow and develop its business.