Member since 2016
Anova Food, LLC is an international supplier of top sushi-quality tuna in North America, leading the industry in the global sourcing of wild caught and sustainably harvested tuna and farm-raised finfish.
Anova Food was established in 1996. In 2013, Anova was acquired by Bumble Bee Foods, LLC. Anova’s key species include Yellowfin tuna, Bigeye tuna, Pompano, Grouper, Barramundi and has expanded the selection to include multiple value added products. Throughout the last 20 years, Anova has been at the forefront in preservation technology with the patented Clearsmoke® process and Ultra Low Temperature freezing process. Anova continues to offer unique products in the value added category including already Seared Tuna, which was selected as a Seafood Excellence Award Finalist.
Anova’s core value commitment to social and environmental responsibility has led the charge of delivering sustainable seafood to ensure a healthy supply of fish for future generations. As part of this commitment, Anova established the Fishing & Living program in 2008. Through Fishing & Living, Anova is supporting a number of fishery improvement project or FIPs. These include the Indonesian Handline tuna fishery, the Vietnam Handline/Longline fishery and the Cook Islands and Micronesian longline tuna fisheries. By being directly engaged in FIPs, Anova and its Fishing & Living program are supporting tuna fisheries to meet the Marine Stewardship Council Standard.Their commitment to sustainability with the Fishing and Living® Initiative was awarded the 2015 Seafood Champion Award for Innovation for advancing sustainable fisheries by incorporating community development and the wellbeing of fishers in their work to achieve environmental goals. On top of environmental sustainability, the Fishing & Living program also addresses social aspects of tuna fisheries. This, in part, lead to the Fair Trade certification of the Maluku Handline Tuna fishery in Indonesia in October 2014.