HQ Sustainable Maritime Industries, Inc. Announces Lillian's Healthy Gourmet Meals Available on Amazon.com
HQ Sustainable Maritime Industries, Inc. a leading producer of functional, sustainable Tilapia biomass, including fish and personal healthcare products, annnounced Lillian's Healthy Gourmet meals are now avaliable on Amazon.com, reports www.megafishnet.com with reference to HQ Sustainable Maritime Industries, Inc.
The Company currently offers six gourmet seafood meals, including Lillian's Healthy Gourmet Sweet Chili Citrus and Orange Miso Tilapia meals, as well as Lillian's Healthy Gourmet Gluten-Free Spicy Green Curry and Roasted Tomato Tilapia meals.
"We are extremely pleased to have the opportunity to distribute Lillian's Healthy Gourmet to our customers through Amazon.com," stated Norbert Sporns, HQ Sustainable's President and Chief Executive Officer. "This rollout, in conjunction with our U.S. retail store expansion, will continue to enhance the visibility of our Lillian's Healthy Gourmet brand and increase sales long-term. In the next month, we will introduce additional gluten-free and all-natural Lillian's Healthy Gourmet meals on Amazon.com, all prepared and manufactured right here in Seattle."
The Company will introduce four new tilapia meals, including Lemon Ginger, Orange Rosemary, Bacon Carbonara, and Cajun style. Lillian's Healthy Gourmet meals will also feature marinated tilapia fillets in Moroccan, Singapore, Thai, and Southwest flavors. The complete Lillian's Healthy Gourmet line will include 16 seafood meals on Amazon.com.
The Amazon.com rollout is part of an ongoing strategy at HQ to bring its customers highest quality Gluten free all-natural meals directly from the producer, allowing its customers to benefit from HQ's commitment to highest quality, and eliminating the need for a myriad of intermediary sourcing and production steps. Currently over 200 retail stores in the U.S. are carrying or committed to the product. Further expansion is planned. The products cater to consumer interest in safe, low cost, healthy products. According to USDA pyramid guidelines Americans are advised to eat a balanced diet including more fish which can lead to other benefits such as reduction of obesity, lower risk of heart ailments, longer life.
About HQ Sustainable Maritime Industries, Inc.
HQ Sustainable Maritime Industries, Inc. is a leader in the production and marketing of functional, sustainable, biomass products focused on Tilapia aquaculture through vertically integrated operations. HQS practices cooperative farming of sustainable aquaculture, using all-natural enriched feeds. The Company produces and sells wholesale feed products as well as retail focused nutraceutical and health products including Omojo branded health products through direct and franchise sales in China. Additionally, the Company produces and sells Lillian's Healthy Gourmet Meals and other fish products in the United States. The Company conducts fish processing, production and sales with operations based in the island province of Hainan, in the South China Sea. The Company holds HACCP and GMP certification from the U.S. FDA and the EU Code assignment of quality, permitting its products to be sold in these international markets. It has also achieved the ISO 9001 quality management system standards certification and the ISO 22000 certification for quality in food safety. The Aquaculture Certification Council, Inc. certified that HQS tilapia farming and processing standards met Best Aquaculture Practices and Moody International Certification Ltd. The Company's certified co-op farming and processing are in conformity with the new Global G.A.P., the Global Partnership for Good Agriculture Practice, standards for Tilapia. The Chinese government gave organic certification to the Company's tilapia processing, production, labeling, marketing and management system. A new Feed Mill has been completed producing principally Tilapia feed and is capable of 100,000 MT annual production. In addition to headquarters in Seattle, HQ has operational offices in Wenchang, Hainan. The Company's website is: http://www.hqfish.com.