Frequently Asked Questions

How long can I keep an unopened can? According to the USDA low acid canned tuna, if stored properly, will stay at best quality for up to five years.

Is there a date on your cans?  The code on the bottom of the can tells us the day it was cooked. For example, a code might look like this 789070AAO.

Here is the break down:

78     the FDA canning plant (Pelican Packers)

9       the year (2009)

070   the day(365 possible days 070 is March 11)

A       the batch (First)

A       the specie of fish (Albacore)

O       the flavor (Original)