Bumble Bee to Partner with the WWF

Seafood company and World Wildlife Fund make a joint commitment to seafood sustainability

Bumble Bee Foods and the World Wildlife Fund (WWF) announced a joint commitment to seafood sustainability at the Clinton Global Initiative (CGI) Annual Meeting in New York City last week, with Bumble Bee pledging to contribute a minimum of $1 million over the next five years to WWF's ocean conservation efforts through the sale of its Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) certified Wild Selections product line.

Bumble Bee President and CEO Chris Lischewski and WWF President and CEO Carter Roberts together announced the joint commitment at the CGI annual meeting, and Lischewski pointed to successful partnerships between industry, scientists and NGOs such as the International Seafood Sustainability Foundation (ISSF) as effective in helping to advance conservation priorities across sectors. To read more, click HERE.