W. Sears Seafoods Ltd.

 W. Sears Seafoods Ltd.


Type of Business: Fisheries

Owners: Wilbert Sears; Greg Sears

Established: 1969

Sold: 1997 (to Dean Quinlan)



     Wilbert Sears bought this plant from St. Clair Shand in the late 1960s. He used it as a salt fish plant and he also had a lobster pound on Cape Sable Island. Wilbert’s son, Greg, started working at the plant in 1980 and ended up taking over the lobster pound ten years later. In 1997, the fish plant was sold to Dean Quinlan.

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