Ocean Wise Seafood Festival returns in February

More than 400 Canadian restaurants, grocery stores, and seafood suppliers will be serving up delicious offerings in the Ocean Wise Seafood Festival through the month of February. All month long, partners will serve up their best dishes and products in support of ocean conservation. Every festival item purchased will help in the fight against overfishing, […]

B.C. restaurants remove local salmon from the menu

B.C. restaurants are taking local wild salmon off of their menus in response to declining populations. The move comes shortly after the decision by Fisheries and Oceans Canada (DFO) in June to close 79 commercial Pacific-salmon fisheries in B.C. and the Yukon. That represents 60 per cent of commercial salmon fisheries in the two provinces. The […]

White Spot presented with Ocean Wise Sustainable Seafood Award

Press Release Beloved B.C. institution White Spot became the first restaurant chain to be honoured with the Ocean Wise Sustainable Seafood Award at the 2019 Where To Dine Vancouver Awards that were held yesterday at Parq Vancouver. The Sustainable Seafood Award is presented annually to a restaurant that best exemplifies practices of sourcing, serving and promoting sustainable species outlined under the […]

Ocean Wise seafood is on the menu at White Spot

Press release White Spot, Canada’s longest running restaurant chain, has officially joined the ranks of the national sustainable seafood program Ocean Wise. White Spot, along with their premium QSA brand Triple O’s began the journey of joining the Ocean Wise program earlier this year, and on June 19th, the legendary restaurant chain will roll out their inaugural Ocean Wise […]