GlobeXplore of France and Pescanova España of Spain won the top prizes in the 2022 Seafood Excellence Global awards at Seafood Expo Global, the world’s largest seafood trade event.
The top award for Best Retail Product was given to Pescanova España for its entry, Salmon Noodles, an innovative product in a new market category of pasta made from fish. GlobeXplore won the grand prize for Best HORECA (hotel/restaurant/catering) Product for its Seaweed Spread – Yuzu & Ginger, a subtle and exotic mix of sea lettuce, ginger and yuzu designed to accompany both vegetable and meat dishes.
Five special Seafood Excellence Global awards were also given: The award for Health & Nutrition was presented to Balfegó & Balfegó SL for its Balfegó Bluefin Tuna Loin. JC Mackintosh won the award for Convenience for its Smoked Wild-Caught Bluefin Tuna Carpaccio. The Innovation award was given to Salmon Noodles from Pescanova España. Krijn Verwijs Yerseke B.V. was presented the award for Retail Packaging for Bangkok – Fresh Sauce with Lemongrass & Ginger and the prize for Best Seafood Product Line for its line of Mussels in Fresh Sauces.