Independent fresh and frozen seafood supplier

The Stickleback Fish Company is an independent business based in Hertfordshire. Since being founded in 2005, we have grown in a careful and structured manner. The dynamic approach to providing an unrivalled service combined with great quality produce has seen our customer portfolio to grow to over 600. We have become a key player in seafood supply across Southern England.

Our friendly team is led by Ross Arnold, whose family heritage includes 50 years’ experience of running fish shops. We have an in-depth knowledge of seafood and fish to support our customers achieve their goals. Find out more about our fantastic team here.

A business you can rely on
A business you can rely on

As a customer, you’ll benefit from

  • an expert, in-depth knowledge of fish and seafood
  • the best quality products – fresh, smoked and frozen
  • competitive pricing and daily special offers
  • a personal, bespoke service from our knowledgeable staff
  • reliable, next-day deliveries to your door, 6 days a week

We offer the capacity and credibility of a national supplier with the attention and personal service of a local business.

Food safety
Food safety

As wholesale fish suppliers, safety and hygiene are extremely important to us. We work closely with our local authority and take great care to ensure that we comply with every legal food safety requirement throughout all aspects of our business operation, using a fully documented Hazard Analysis & Critical Control Points (HACCP) system and Quality Management System (QMS)

Stickleback Fish is an approved fresh fish processor and cold store (approval number UK WH010 EC). We are fully compliant with the Safe and Local Supplier Approval (SALSA) standard. All our customers receive our Food Safety & Quality Policy, which is reviewed annually.

For your convenience, your fish will be fully prepared and packaged at our modern facilities in Welham Green, Hertfordshire, ready for delivery Monday to Saturday.

Responsible sourcing
Responsible sourcing

You can be assured that all our suppliers provide full traceability and our fish comes from sustainable sources wherever possible. We are proud to have achieved the Marine Stewardship Council Chain of Custody Standard (MSC-C-53997).

Find out more about sustainability.