Hilo Fish Company, Inc.

Distribution Regions:
  • Canada - Atlantic
  • Canada - Central & Interior
  • Canada - Northwest
  • Canada - Pacific
  • USA - California
  • USA - Gulf of Mexico
  • USA - Hawaii
  • USA - Mid Atlantic
  • USA - Midwest
  • USA - New England
  • USA - Pacific Northwest
  • USA - Rockies & Southwest
  • USA - South Atlantic
  • USA - Southeast

Hilo Fish Company, Inc.

Distributor, Importer, Processor
HI, United States

Hilo Fish Company, Inc. is a leading importer and processor of fresh and frozen seafood in the United States. Through global sourcing from over 20 coastal regions, their operations support the seafood needs of a wide range of clientele that includes restaurants, regional grocery chains, national broadline food distributors, and other various sized businesses involved with food. Hilo Fish Company is headquartered in Hilo, Hawaii. They maintain satellite sales offices in Los Angeles, California and Perth Amboy, New Jersey. In April of 2006, the company opened a regional procurement office in Manila, Philippines to handle all purchases in Asia. Within the industry they are recognized for their signature labels Krimson and Reelfresh, two exceptional lines of premium frozen fish products that other brands are measured against.

The mission at Hilo Fish Company is to consistently provide the best quality products and services to customers while operating their business with pride and humility, quality and integrity, excellence and innovation, trust and honesty, and care and unity. Their imported products are processed in USDA-approved and HACCP-certified facilities. They also retain independent labs to perform random test production runs as an additional quality control measure. All products are labeled according to the Country of Origin Labeling (CoOL) law. Hilo Fish Company maintains a hands-on approach, working closely with business partners and local government agencies to ensure that community and environmental concerns are met. They have a zero tolerance for labor abuses of any kind, committed to the sustainability of the resource as well as the community. By partnering with the Sustainable Fisheries Partnership, sustainability and traceability is heavily enforced, ensuring that the origin and status of their products are well-known and from conscientious fisheries.

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    Total Species
    21
    Total Sources
    4/15/20
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    Distribution Regions and Business Locations

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    55 Holomua St.
    Hilo, HI 96720
    United States
    21 Results: Viewing 1-21 Seafood Products
    Seafood Product Origin Harvest Method Sustainability Rating Certification FIP Source
    Albacore Tuna
    USA - Hawaii
    Deep-Set Longline
    Seafood Watch: Good Alternative
    Blue Marlin
    USA - Hawaii
    Longline
    Seafood Watch: Good Alternative
    Crimson Snapper
    Indonesia (FIP)
    Bottom Longline
    Seafood Watch: Unrated
    FIP product
    Dusty Tail Grouper
    Indonesia (FIP)
    Bottom Longline
    Seafood Watch: Unrated
    FIP product
    Emperor Snapper
    Indonesia (FIP)
    Dropline
    Seafood Watch: Unrated
    FIP product
    Goldbanded Jobfish
    Indonesia (FIP)
    Bottom Longline
    Seafood Watch: Unrated
    FIP product
    Mahi-mahi
    USA - Hawaii
    Shallow-Set Longline
    Seafood Watch: Good Alternative
    Malabar Blood Snapper
    Indonesia (FIP)
    Bottom Longline
    Seafood Watch: Unrated
    FIP product
    Narrow-barred Mackerel
    Indonesia (FIP)
    Bottom Longline
    Seafood Watch: Unrated
    FIP product
    Opah
    USA - Hawaii (Including vessels landing in California)
    Longline
    Seafood Watch: Good Alternative
    Orange-spotted Grouper
    Indonesia (FIP)
    Bottom Longline
    Seafood Watch: Unrated
    FIP product
    Persian Grouper
    Indonesia (FIP)
    Bottom Longline
    Seafood Watch: Unrated
    FIP product
    Ruby Snapper
    USA - Hawaii
    Handlines and Hand-Operated Pole-and-Lines
    Seafood Watch: Good Alternative
    Shortfin Mako Shark
    USA - Hawaii
    Deep-Set Longline
    Seafood Watch: Avoid
    Sickle Pomfret
    USA - Hawaii (Including vessels landing in California)
    Longline
    Seafood Watch: Good Alternative
    Swordfish
    USA - Hawaii (Including vessels landing in California)
    Shallow-Set Longline
    Seafood Watch: Good Alternative
    Whiteleg Shrimp
    USA
    Zero Exchange / Inland
    Seafood Watch: Best Choice
    Yellowfin Tuna
    USA - Hawaii (Eastern Central Pacific)
    Deep-Set Longline
    Seafood Watch: Good Alternative
    Yellowfin Tuna
    Pacific Ocean - West Central
    Drifting Longlines
    Seafood Watch: Avoid
    Yellowfin Tuna
    Vietnam (FIP)
    Handline
    Seafood Watch: Best Choice
    FIP product
    Yellowfin Tuna
    Pacific Ocean - West Central
    Handline
    Seafood Watch: Best Choice