Largest Canadian Herring fishery gains MSC Certification
1 December, 2016
The Canadian 4VWX Herring fishery has been awarded MSC certification following a 20 month assessment process delivered by Acoura Marine.
Acoura certify first land based salmon farm for ASC
14 November, 2016
Polish aquaculture producer Jurassic Salmon has become the first land based salmon farm to achieve ASC certification.
Based near Janowo, West Pomerania,...
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...
Leading seafood expert joins Acoura as Strategic Adviser
14 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...
Acoura hosts BRC Storage and Distribution Issue 3 Training
30 August, 2016
BRC have launched Issue 3 of their Storage and Distribution standards, with changes set to come into effect on February the 1st 2017.
In an effort to ensure...
Three Western Australian fisheries are aiming to achieve Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) certification for 26 new species to the standard.
The British Hospitality Association (BHA) can now offer its members greater health and safety reassurances through an agreement with compliance partner Acoura...
This month, the BHA launches the Guide to Good Hygiene Practice for the catering industry, which is recognised by the Food Standards Agency and Food Standards...
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...
At a time when processors and supermarkets are being pressured by consumers to deliver higher levels of quality assurance, Acoura believe pubs and restaurants...
As a leading provider of farm assurance our experienced teams are able to offer customers across the country a wide range of Red Tractor farm...
Early results from the MSC’s latest survey of more than 16,000 seafood consumers show that more than half (55%) doubt the seafood they consume is what it...
Taking place this Thursday, March 3rd 2016 Acoura are proud to sponsor the drinks reception of the Meat and Poultry Processing Awards.
Taking place at...
Last week, Scottish Brewing giant Tennent’s announced it will display calorie details on its bottles, cans and beer mats.
The move, is the first of its...
20% Discount on BRC Storage and Distribution Audits
23 February, 2016
To coincide with the addition of BRC Storage and Distribution to our range of services we are offering customers 20% discount on any audits booked with us...
Acoura certify ASC’s first Chilean mussel producer
22 February, 2016
Ria Austral has become the first Chilean producer of its kind to be certified to the prestigious Aquaculture Stewardship Council (ASC) farms standard....
Following a 15 month assessment by Acoura’s specialist marine team, one of the biggest fisheries in Russia’s Pomorye region, the Arkhangelsk Trawl...
£250k damages for food poisoning sets new industry precedent
22 January, 2016
This week a woman who has suffered chronic health issues following a food poisoning incident in 2009 was awarded £263,000 in damages by the Court of Session in...
Important Customer Update – GDPR
21 May, 2018
Vacancies: Farm Assurance Assessors
15 January, 2018
Acoura Website migrating to Lloyd's Register sites
22 March, 2019
Acoura to rebrand fully to Lloyd’s Register
2 April, 2018
New Regs for Minced Meat Suppliers Selling to Caterers Offering Rare Burgers
1 March, 2017