SCHENECTADY, N.Y. — Price Chopper Supermarkets conducted DNA testing on a selection of its seafood offerings to verify that the species were accurately labeled, the retailer announced last week.
Price Chopper hired Therion International, a company specializing in animal DNA testing, to verify the identity of 150 samples from 15 frozen fish product lines. The retailer made sure to test the species that are most likely to be mislabeled, including catfish, cod, flounder, haddock, ...
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