Paturel's strong relationships with the fishermen, close proximity to the resource, and vast holding capabilities enable a year-round supply of quality product. The company has an extensive procurement network of buying stations, which are strategically located throughout the Atlantic Provinces and the state of Maine.
The waters surrounding Deer Island are fed daily by the powerful Bay of Fundy tides, famous for supporting a rich and diverse ecosystem. The Deer Island facility is located in the heart of one of the world’s best fishing grounds, and receives live and fresh seafood within hours of harvest. Strategically positioned to reach Boston distribution centers in just hours, East Coast Seafood’s Paturel™ facility is the largest natural live lobster operation in the world.