Maine Coast team at SEA 2016

Success in exporting live lobster

Photo by Madelyn Kearns | Seafood Source When Maine Coast was founded in 2011, Tom Adams’ vision was to build the company with a focus on exporting live lobster worldwide. The success that our...

Maine Coast booth at SEA 2016

Success at Seafood Expo Asia in 2016

Matt Gallucci, Annie Tselikis and Lyle Brown were greeted by a dragon wishing them good luck at the beginning of Seafood Expo Asia York-based Maine Coast just returned from a three-day seafood expo in...


Sustainably harvested – before it was cool

The lobster industry cares deeply about sustainability. And not just because an NGO tells us to do so, or because we are trying to meet a third party certification standard. Seafood Watch rates...

GM Peter Kendall drops crates of live lobster into the new tanks

Maine Coast celebrates grand opening of Boston Facility

Boston GM Peter Kendall Maine Coast Lobster hosted a welcoming event on Thursday, 14 July to celebrate the opening of its new live lobster facility in Boston that will allow the company to increase...

Tom Adams, Maine Coast live lobster facility in York, Maine

How an ex-dockworker turned his passion for lobster into a $40 million business

Tom Adams, Maine Coast Founder/CEO After getting a taste of life as a lobster dockworker when he was a teenager, Tom Adams was hooked. More than three decades later, 46-year-old Adams has climbed from...


Maine Coast’s Boston facility nearly ready, general manager hired

Peter Kendall joins Maine Coast as General Manager. Maine Coast, a lobster wholesaler based in York, Maine, USA, has announced its planned facility on the Boston Fish Pier will open in late June. The...

Lobster always draws a crowd of curious customers

The littlest lobster lovers

Annie Tselikis shows off a 10-lb lobster during her lobster talk at Red’s Best in the Boston Public Market I have a confession. I did not like seafood when I was a kid. If it wasn’t tuna...

Tom Adams explains the Maine Coast tanks and holding system in York, Maine

Maine Coast Co. delivers lobsters around the world

Photo by Deb Cram | Seacoastonline Every day is a “crazy juggling game” for Tom Adams, owner of the wildly successful lobster wholesaler Maine Coast. His product is live and perishable. His...


Ready for lobster season!

Alex Van Etten manages inventory in Maine Coast’s York facility. At Maine Coast in York, live lobster take a quick trip on a conveyor belt, where they are automatically sorted by weight and...


Seafood Expo North America

Maine Coast made a major announcement during Day 1 of Seafood Expo North America. We will be expanding our services to meet increasing customer demand. In June 2016 we will open our second location on...