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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 Co. Press Release: Settlement of Antitrust Litigation

Friday, March 15, 2019, 12:29 PM

StarKist Co. today announced it has entered into a settlement agreement with a large group of plaintiffs in the pending antitrust litigation. This settlement agreement resolves antitrust claims of...

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StarKist® Expands Tuna Creations® Pouch Line With New Asian Inspired Flavors

Thursday, February 7, 2019, 9:00 AM

StarKist Co. is proud to announce an addition of flavors to its line of Tuna Creations® single serve pouches: Tuna Creations® BOLD Spicy Korean Style with Gochujang; Tuna Creations® BOLD Red...

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StarKist Co. Press Release: Walmart Settlement

Friday, January 25, 2019, 6:13 PM

StarKist Co. today announced it has entered into a settlement agreement with Walmart Inc. resolving all antitrust claims brought by the retailer. Walmart is the largest retailer for canned tuna in...

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StarKist Co. Reaches Settlement with DOJ

Thursday, October 18, 2018, 2:49 PM

StarKist Co. today announced it will enter into a plea agreement with the U.S. Department of Justice Antitrust Division (DOJ) bringing closure to a previously announced investigation that began in...

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StarKist Co. Honors The Korean War Veterans Of Western Pennsylvania

Tuesday, August 14, 2018, 9:00 AM

StarKist Co., which is 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...

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StarKist® Fights Child Hunger With $100,000 Donation To Feed The Children

Thursday, July 19, 2018, 8:00 AM

StarKist®, a food company that provides trusted, healthy seafood and chicken in the United States, is proud to continue its partnership with Feed the Children with a $100,000 donation to the...

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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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