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The roots of Irvin & Johnson Limited (I&J) are steeped in the history of South Africa's trawling industry. From its modest beginnings, Irvin & Johnson has established itself as South Africa's leading fishing company and multi-national processor and marketer of an extensive range of branded frozen and chilled convenience foods.

The founder members of Irvin & Johnson, Charles "Ocean" Johnson and George “Driver” Irvin began operating as a fishing company out of Cape Town harbour in the early 1900s. They began with only 2 trawlers, operating these vessels and their head office at the Clock Tower out of Cape Town harbour, now the V& A Waterfront. Their partnership was formalised on 16 November 1910 when the company Irvin & Johnson was first incorporated.

With almost a century of experience in the fishing industry, Irvin & Johnson is proud of its rich heritage as seafood specialists. Into the 21st Century, we will continue to innovate premium quality seafood and food products to meet the ever evolving needs of our consumers and customers. 
I &J Fish

I &J Fish

In our fish category you will find our Seafood, Fillets, Steaks, Small Whole Fish, Crumbed, Coated and Marinated range.
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I & J Chicken

I & J Chicken

In our Chicken range you will find Chicken Burgers, Crispy & Tender & Chicken Flame Grills
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I &J Beef

I &J Beef

I&J procures, produces and markets a range of added value beef products and has been active in the beef burger business in South Africa since 1982.
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I &J Meal Box

I &J Meal Box

I&J brings the flavours of the world to your kitchen. In the Meal Box, convenience meets authentic regional cooking with a selection of signature dishes from the worlds most popular ethnic cuisines.
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Latest Activity

I&J Light & Crispy wins Product of the Year 2013 Award11
I&J Light & Crispy wins Product of the Year 2013 Award
For the second year in a row, I&J seafood products have won recognition at the prestigious “Product of the Year” awards.
Fresh new look for SA's frozen favourite, I&J14
Fresh new look for SA's frozen favourite, I&J
I&J recently revealed their all-new packaging upgrade, which is already appearing in stores countrywide.
Two New Vegetable Options!08
Two New Vegetable Options!
We aren’t all talented chefs, and those of us who can wield a spatula with flair, don’t always have the time to release our inner gourmet.
I&J signs landmark agreement with WWF-SASSI02
I&J signs landmark agreement with WWF-SASSI
I&J, a leading South African fishing company, has further demonstrated its commitment to the environment by signing a landmark participation agreement with the WWF-SA Southern African Sustainable Seafood Initiative (WWF-SASSI).

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