Hello. We’re the Big Prawn Company. Since 1995 we’ve supplied natural and added value shellfish products to UK retailers, wholesalers and foodservice. Our mission is to champion sustainable sourcing practices as we seek out the best shellfish from around the world for people in the UK to enjoy.

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We’re big on community, big on our commitment to the environment and big on being bold – challenging ourselves and the industry to do things better.

Right from source to sauce, it’s those values that make us who we are.

We pride ourselves on having created a wonderful network of ethical, responsible suppliers all over the world as part of our global sourcing strategy, which means our operations are agile and responsive. Take a look at the map to see where we source our shellfish…

Our Global Supply Chain



Our Commitment

We’ve built our business by supporting and investing in communities all over the world. Our sustainability practices are an integral part of our commitment to nurture and protect those communities: the people who fish for us, the environment and the fish themselves.

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Our People

Our team is a vital part of our success. Everyone who works for us, wherever they are in the world, is a valued member of our community. We view success as being a good company, as well as being in good company.

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Cold Water Prawns, Norway


Our Story

We’ve been trading since 1995, so between us we’ve got many years of experience sourcing shellfish for retail. Since we began, our vision has been to be bold and drive innovation in every part of the industry; and that’s still the case now.

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We’re proud to have launched Big & Happy, an environmentally-conscious shellfish brand. Happy Prawn Co. and Big Prawn Co. bring together our expertise, passion for shellfish and shared love of the environment of two like-minded companies.

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