John West is the UK’s leading canned fish brand and a trusted household name. The company has dedicated over 140 years to delivering the very best fish direct from the world’s oceans into UK kitchens, and is firmly committed to making premium quality, delicious and healthy fish accessible to everyone.
Besides the UK, John West is also a brand leader in Holland and Ireland and trades in 38 markets throughout Europe, the Middle East, Northern Africa, North and South America.
MWBrands was set up in 2006 when H.J. Heinz sold its European Seafood Business.
MWBrands is one of the leading ambient seafood businesses in Europe selling its products mainly in the UK, France, Italy, Ireland and the Netherlands. MWBrands focuses on tuna and added value tuna, but also sells a comprehensive range of salmon, mackerel, sardines, seafood spreads and other seafood products.
Brands: John West , Mareblu, Hyacinthe Parmentier and Petit Navire
Own fleet today made up of 5 purse-seiners (technical senne).
Tinned tuna zinc could harm bowel metabolism United States
New research carried out by Binghamton University, New York, suggests that tinned tuna contains up to 100 times more zinc than is safe, which could seriously affect people's bowel nutrient absorption.