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Michelle Faist,
Senior Manager, Corporate Affairs
Michelle.Faist@StarKist.com
412-323-7457

Our Corporate Headquarters are located at:
225 North Shore Dr.
Suite 400
Pittsburgh, PA 15212
412-323-7400

Our facility locations include:
Pago Pago, American Samoa
Guayaquil, Ecuador

Current News

Calling Hot Sauce Lovers: StarKist Releases Sriracha Flavor

Tuesday, October 17, 2017, 8:00 AM

StarKist Co. is proud to announce the addition of Sriracha as one of the newest flavors in the Tuna Creations® BOLD pouch line. Seasoned with red chili peppers, garlic and vinegar, the new Tuna...

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StarKist® and Tapatío® Turn Up the Heat with the Launch of New StarKist Tuna Creations® Tapatío®

Thursday, October 5, 2017, 8:00 AM

StarKist Co. is proud to announce its most recent partnership with Tapatío, the world-renowned hot sauce made with authentic ingredients and flavors. This partnership is part of StarKist's newest...

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StarKist Co. Reaches Settlement with DOJ, EPA

Tuesday, September 12, 2017, 5:37 PM

StarKist Co. today announced that it will enter into a consent decree with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) for alleged violations related to...

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StarKist Co. Honors The Korean War Veterans Of Western Pennsylvania

Tuesday, August 22, 2017, 8:00 AM

StarKist Co., headquartered on Pittsburgh's North Shore, and its parent company, Dongwon of Seoul, South Korea, are proud to announce their long-standing commitment to the local Korean War...

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StarKist® Celebrates 100th Anniversary By Pledging $100,000 In Financial Contributions To Feed The Children

Thursday, June 22, 2017, 8:00 AM

StarKist®, a food company that provides trusted, healthy and shelf-stable seafood products in the United States, is celebrating its 100th Anniversary by pledging a $100,000 financial donation to...

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StarKist® Goes Bold With New Pouch Flavors

Friday, March 24, 2017, 8:00 AM

StarKist Co., a food company that provides trusted, healthy, and shelf-stable seafood products in the United States, is proud to announce the launch of three new BOLD product innovations that add...

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Candace Cameron Bure Announced As StarKist® Spokesperson

Thursday, January 5, 2017, 8:00 AM

StarKist® announced that Candace Cameron Bure, star of "Full House" and "Fuller House," is the brand's newest spokesperson. Bure, alongside StarKist's iconic mascot Charlie® the Tuna, will share...

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Starkist® Announces alTUNAtive Candidate: Charlie® the Tuna for President

Thursday, September 8, 2016, 3:43 PM

PITTSBURGH, Pa. – September 8, 2016 – StarKist® announced today that Charlie® the Tuna, its official spokes-fish and one of America’s most iconic figures, is throwing his red hat into the...

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Starkist Co. Honors the Korean War Veterans of Western Pennsylvania

Wednesday, August 17, 2016, 5:10 PM

PITTSBURGH (August 17, 2016) – StarKist Co., which is headquartered on Pittsburgh’s North Shore, and its parent company, Dongwon of Seoul, South Korea, are proud to announce their...

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StarKist® Pledges $100,000 To Fight Childhood Hunger With Feed the Children

Monday, May 9, 2016, 8:00 AM

StarKist® is proud to announce it is joining forces with Feed the Children, a non-profit organization dedicated to ending child hunger, by donating $100,000. Feed the Children believes that it...

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