Acoura to rebrand fully to Lloyd’s Register
2 April, 2018

Assuring a better future for our clients LR understands that our clients’ needs are changing - along with the world of assurance - and that trust is a...
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Lloyd's Register acquires Acoura
20 December, 2016

LR acquires Acoura in move to strengthen market leading position for food safety assurance services Lloyd’s Register (LR), the global engineering,...
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First Japanese Tuna fishery MSC certified by Acoura
18 October, 2016

A Japanese pole and line tuna fishery has achieved MSC certification, just five years after a tsunami hit the region.   The Japanese Pole and Line...
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Leading seafood expert joins Acoura as Strategic Adviser
15 September, 2016

In another senior appointment, leading seafood expert and former Director of Young’s Seafood Limited Mike Mitchell has joined Acoura, the global leaders...
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Western Australia Scalefisheries enter into MSC assessment with Acoura
17 August, 2016

Three Western Australian fisheries are aiming to achieve Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) certification for 26 new species to the standard. The Western...
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Dutch Plaice fishermen awarded MSC Certification by Acoura
9 May, 2016

Two Dutch Plaice fishing groups have been re-awarded MSC certificates after the assessment undertaken by Acoura Marine deemed the fisheries to meet the MSC...
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Fish fraud threat needs to be addressed
11 November, 2015

2013’s Horsegate may go down as a watershed moment in the battle against food fraud for the red meat supply chain, but its undoubted impact on the wider...
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Acoura Certify first Responsible Fishing Scheme vessels
27 August, 2015

Following independent audits from Acoura the first three vessels have successfully been certified under the newly revamped Seafish-led Responsible Fishing...
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Acoura continue expansion with purchase of Hygiene Audit Systems
14 July, 2015

Food industry risk services and compliance specialists Acoura have further strengthened their service offering through the purchase of market leading...
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Fisheries and Aquaculture Departments to relocate to Edinburgh office
4 June, 2015

Due to rapid business expansion, Acoura Marine (formerly Food Certification International) will be relocating to the group’s Edinburgh HQ at the end of...
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Acoura Rebrand: Establishing a Market Leader
2 March, 2015

The food supply chain, whether you are a producer, manufacturer, retailer or leisure operator, is facing increased pressure to demonstrate greater levels of...
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Aker BioMarine’s Antarctic Krill Fishery Recertified Against MSC
2 February, 2015

Aker BioMarine’s Antarctic krill fishery has been recertified against the Marine Stewardship Council’s (MSC) sustainable fishing scheme following...
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Seafish appoints FCI to certify revised Responsible Fishing Scheme
16 October, 2014

Acoura's Fisheries division FCI (Food Certification International) has been awarded the role as certification body for the revised Responsible Fishing Scheme,...
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NIPSG Fishery Gains MSC Certification
12 August, 2014

The Northern Ireland Pelagic Sustainability Group (NIPSG) Irish Sea herring fishery has become the first Irish fleet of its kind to gain Marine Stewardship...
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BAP Mediterranean Seminars are Success
29 May, 2014

The Global Aquaculture Alliance’s recent responsible aquaculture seminars in Greece and Turkey introduced a Mediterranean audience to their Best...
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About Acoura

We offer specialist services and solutions aimed at protecting businesses who operate across the food and drink supply chain.


Whether you're a farmer, fisherman, food processor or publican we can reduce your compliance burden, protect your brand and help your business grow. 

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