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Michelle Faist,
Senior Manager, Corporate Affairs

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

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

Current News

Starkist® Launches New Chicken Creations™ Pouches

Tuesday, May 1, 2018, 2:48 PM

America's favorite tuna, StarKist®, is proud to announce the launch of its newest product innovation, Chicken Creations™ pouches, available nationwide this summer. The launch of chicken pouches...

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StarKist Co. and StarKist Samoa Donate $50,000 for Cyclone Gita Relief Efforts in American Samoa

Monday, March 12, 2018, 12:00 PM

March 12, 2018 -- StarKist Samoa today announced that it made a donation of $50,000 to the American Samoa Government (ASG) to help in the Hurricane Gita relief efforts. Accepting the donation on...

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American Samoa-Based U.S. Flagged Longline Fleet Earns Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) Fisheries Certification

Wednesday, December 20, 2017, 9:30 AM

Pittsburgh, PA (November 30, 2017) – StarKist Co. is proud to announce that the American Samoa-based U.S. flagged longline fleet secured the prestigious Marine Stewardship Council (MSC)...

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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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