Lovering Foods Ltd. Partners with Global Tuna Alliance UK-based importer and distributor Lovering Foods Ltd. becomes the latest partner in the Global Tuna Alliance, an independent group of retailers and tuna supply chain companies, who are committed to implementing the objectives laid out in the World Economic Forum’s Tuna 2020 Traceability Declaration.
Lovering Foods Ltd. has over 40 years of experience in the market and is one of the UK’s largest own label suppliers in canned tuna, including Pole & Line and FAD-Free tuna.
Julia Black, CSR Manager at Lovering Foods Ltd., said: “As a business we are committed to stewarding the natural resource on which our trade depends. Lovering Foods’ mission is to provide high quality products that are responsibly and ethically sourced with best in class service. The maintenance of healthy tuna stocks is of central importance to us. We know that by ensuring the ongoing sustainability of tuna, we also strengthen our business as a whole and build trust with our customers.”
“Lovering Foods believes that partnering with the Global Tuna Alliance presents a valuable opportunity to lend our voice to advocate for responsible tuna sourcing.” said Black.
Dr Tom Pickerell, Executive Director at the Global Tuna Alliance, said: “We are delighted to welcome Lovering Foods Ltd., a progressive company who supplied the UK’s first MSC canned tuna (albacore), and first MSC skipjack tuna. I’m looking forward to working with Julia to find industry-wide solutions to efficiently implement the aims of the Global Tuna Alliance.”
Global Tuna Alliance is supported by Friends of Ocean Action, a group of more than 50 global leaders committed to fast-tracking solutions for a healthy ocean.