Founded in 1973, Trident Seafoods Corporation is a privately held company that offers a range of shellfish and finfish. The company produces a variety of crab and canned sockeye salmon. It provides pacific, snow and king crab. The company offers Atlantic, keta and pink salmon. It processes more than 250 million pounds of finished products annually. The company operates offshore and shoreside processing plants throughout the Pacific Northwest and Alaska. It maintains quality assurance laboratories and research and development kitchens. The company operates a fleet of vessels. It has partnerships with fishermen and processing crews. The company participates in community welfare programs and supports nonprofit organizations. Trident Seafoods Corporation manages a staff of over 3,800 people.