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NEWS AND PRESS RELEASES

Qrill Pet is a company in constant development. Here is the latest news and press releases.

Aker BioMarine secures FDA approval for QRILL Pet in the U.S.

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has acknowledged Aker BioMarine QRILL Pet as Generally Recognized as Safe (GRAS), meaning pets in the U.S. can start benefitting from the proven health and nutritional benefits of krill. 

New large-scale Antarctic krill survey establishes healthy krill biomass

New international research surveying the krill biomass around the Antarctic Peninsula finds more krill than was found in the last large-scale krill survey conducted in year 2000.

For the 5th Year in a Row:Aker BioMarine’s Krill Fishery Receives an ‘A’ Rating

For the fifth year in a row, Aker BioMarine has received an ‘A’ rating from the Sustainable Fisheries Partnership (SFP), meaning its krill fishery is in “very good condition.”

Best in show - QRILL Pet wins prestigious Brand of the Year Award

Aker BioMarine’s QRILL Pet brand takes home the top prize in the Pet Dietary Supplements category at the World Branding Awards Animal Edition.

New study finds increased essential nutrient levels after krill meal supplementation in dogs

With the pet industry continuously innovating, the search for new functional ingredients is on the rise. A new publication from Aker BioMarine unveils that the choline levels of Alaskan Huskies increased by 52 percent after receiving krill dietary supplement for six weeks.

Meet our new Director of Specialty Animal Nutrition Products

Tonje Elisabeth Dominguez has been named as Aker BioMarine’s new Director of Speciality Animal Nutrition Products and will work closely with our brand, QRILL Pet. 

Hanna Lyrek writes history at the Finnmark race

Hanna Lyrek from QRILL Pet Mushing Team is the youngest musher to ever win the Finnmark race in the 500 km class. She passed last year’s winner Harald Tunheim, an experienced Norwegian dog musher and became Norwegian Champion in long-distance dog sledding.

The world's first professional long distance sled dog team

Newly launched Team QRILL Pet works to improve dog health and well-being.

Krill fisheries raising efforts to protect Antarctica

A Greenpeace campaign to protect the Antarctic Ocean, backed by 1.7 million people globally, has received the unprecedented support of the vast majority of krill fishing companies operating in Antarctic waters.

Aker BioMarine Named Europe’s Most Innovative Company

Aker BioMarine was named the most innovative company after a year-long journey in Europe's biggest and most prestigious business competition, the European Business Awards.

Our Product

For pets

A functional ingredient for pet food. Offers great benefits for pets, including healthy organs, joints and fur. Provides a natural source of omega-3 fatty acids, marine proteins and the powerful antidoxidant astaxanthin.