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Sealord Offers Seasonal Work To People With Jobs Impacted By COVID-19

Wednesday, 25 March 2020, 3:08 pm | Sealord

Sealord is inviting people looking for work as a result of COVID-19 to join them for the approaching hoki season. Hoki is one of the most sustainable and commercially valuable fisheries in New Zealand, with a market value of more than $232 million. ... More >>

Sealord acquires 100% of Tasmanian salmon producer

Thursday, 30 January 2020, 11:27 am | Sealord

Sealord Group Ltd is pleased to announce the purchase of the remaining 50% shareholding of Tasmanian salmon producer, Petuna Aquaculture, from founders Peter and Una Rockliff. Sealord has enjoyed a long-standing relationship with Petuna and in 2010 entered ... More >>

Sealord announces stellar year

Thursday, 19 December 2019, 11:23 am | Sealord

Sealord Group Ltd has reported a net profit after tax of NZD $32.2 million for its financial year ended September 30, 2019. The result is 32.6% higher than their 2018 result. Revenue increased 4.5% from the prior year to $359.8 million. More >>

Sealord announces transition to new CEO

Thursday, 5 September 2019, 8:38 am | Sealord

Current Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Sealord, Steve Yung, informed the Sealord Board of Directors earlier this year of his intention to step down at the end of 2020 financial year. More >>

Sealord and iwi join forces to create opportunities

Tuesday, 26 March 2019, 7:00 pm | Sealord

Sealord and iwi join forces to create opportunities for growth in sustainable fisheries Embargoed until 6pm, 26 March 2019 More >>

Search for missing crewman will not be continued

Friday, 12 October 2018, 7:11 pm | Sealord

Sealord confirms the search for missing crewman will not be continued At approximately 16:00 today Maritime New Zealand advised Sealord the search for a crewman missing from FV Otakou since mid-morning yesterday (11th October), will not be continued. More >>

Sealord confirms search for missing crew member

Thursday, 11 October 2018, 5:04 pm | Sealord

Sealord confirms a search for a crew member is underway in the Pacific Ocean off the coast near Cape Palliser. More >>

NZ's most modern deep sea fishing vessel arrives

Wednesday, 13 June 2018, 2:02 pm | Sealord

New Zealand’s most modern deep sea fishing vessel arrives in her new home town A brand new state-of-the-art fishing vessel - the first to be added to the country’s deepwater fleet in over 20 years - is arriving in Nelson, New Zealand on Friday 15 ... More >>

Sealord confident in their sustainable management

Thursday, 31 May 2018, 2:21 pm | Sealord

Recent media reports have cast doubt over Sealord practices back in 2012 in relation to reporting of catch. Sealord can reassure the public that at no time, either back in 2012 or in the present, has Sealord engaged in deliberately under-reporting catch. More >>

Sealord Operating Profit up

Thursday, 21 December 2017, 3:49 pm | Sealord

Sealord Group Ltd has reported a profit from continuing operations of $21.8M for its financial year ended 30 September 2017. More >>

Sustainability Tick for Sealord Product

Monday, 2 October 2017, 1:09 pm | Sealord

The Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) Oceania has awarded Sealord the New Product of the Year for its newly released Hoki Fries product. MSC is the global gold standard for sustainable seafood says Melissa Butler, Sealord Marketing Manager. “Making ... More >>

Sealord Energy Saving on Show

Friday, 29 September 2017, 12:28 pm | Sealord

Sealord today hosted more than 80 representatives from large industries across New Zealand to show the energy savings programme it has on its Nelson Vickerman Street site. The visitors were in Nelson taking part in the Energy Efficiency and Conservation ... More >>

Generation Guilt: Takeaways driving food guilt among youth

Wednesday, 31 May 2017, 9:14 am | Sealord

When it comes to fast food, it seems younger New Zealanders really have an attack of the guilts, with three-quarters of Kiwis aged 18-24 and three in five Kiwis aged 25-34 feeling some form of guilt after eating takeaways, according to independent ... More >>

Sealord Sells Caistor

Monday, 27 March 2017, 2:37 pm | Sealord

Sealord Group Ltd has made the decision to sell its British based Sealord Caistor processing business to a wholly owned subsidiary of Nippon Suisan Kaisha, Ltd (Nissui), which owns half of Sealord. This will be effective from the 1st of April 2017. The ... More >>

Sealord to make significant investment in fishing fleet

Wednesday, 31 August 2016, 2:01 pm | Sealord

The country’s first new deepwater fishery vessel in 20 years Will bring operational efficiency, sustainability and 80 new local jobs New Zealand deep sea fishing company Sealord is to make a $70 million investment in its fishing fleet with the purchase ... More >>

Aotearoa Fisheries appoints new directors to Sealord

Thursday, 4 February 2016, 2:53 pm | Sealord

Aotearoa Fisheries Limited is making changes to its appointed directors to Sealord Group Limited in order to have a complete alignment of its appointees with its own board. Aotearoa Fisheries owns 50% of Sealord on behalf of all Māori, and as such ... More >>

Sealord nets a profit and pays dividend

Tuesday, 23 December 2014, 9:18 am | Sealord

Sealord Group Ltd has reported a net profit after tax of NZD$25.4 million for its financial year ending 30th September 2014 More >>

Quota increases recognise sustainable species

Wednesday, 20 August 2014, 2:01 pm | Sealord

Sealord has welcomed the Minister of Primary Industries’ announcement about increased hoki and orange roughy quota – a vote of confidence for the sustainability of these fisheries and work to ensure world class science and research is available. More >>

Sealord applauds passing of Fisheries FCV Bill

Thursday, 31 July 2014, 3:47 pm | Sealord

Sealord Group has welcomed the passing of the Fisheries (Foreign Charter Vessels) Amendment Bill as a move that will safeguard workers and protect New Zealand’s sustainable fishing reputation. More >>

Steve Yung appointed as new Sealord CEO

Thursday, 24 July 2014, 10:31 am | Sealord

Sealord Group Ltd’s Board of Directors has appointed experienced food industry leader Steve Yung as the company’s next CEO. Canadian born Yung has most recently been Managing Director of McCain Foods Australia/New Zealand and will take up his ... More >>