Nasheema Fortuin and Caleb Maromedze work at our Strand store. Discover more about their favourite things related to fish and why they believe Fish4Africa is a leading fresh fish and seafood supplier.

Name: Nasheema Fortuin, Caleb Maromedze

Store: Strand

  1. What is your role at Fish4Africa? 

     N: Sales

     C: Fish filleter

     2. How did you get into commercial fishing?

     N: I was previously employed by Sharkex as a fish filleter.

     C: I started with Fish4Africa at their Woodstock store.  

     3. What do you enjoy most about your job?

    N: I enjoy giving excellent customer service and believing in Fish4Africa

    C: The filleting and giving great customer service. I take pride in my work.

    4. What is your favourite fish and why?

    N: Snoek as it’s very versatile. You can braai, fry or grill it.

    C: My favourite is Silver fish. I love the bones.

    5. What do you think is the best way to cook fish?

   N: I would say the best way is to bake or grill it.

   C:  To steam with green peppers and to eat with potatoes.

   6. What is your favourite fish dish?

   N: My favourite fish dish is pickled fish.

   C: My favourite is fried snoek and chips.

   7. What do you do when you’re not working?

  N: I am maintaining my home and looking after my children.

  C: I like to relax and have a few beers.                       

  8. Why do you think fish is an important food source?

 N: Fish contains all the natural resources our bodies require.

 C: Fish contains all natural products which don’t have preservatives.  

 9. What do you get asked most by customers?

 N:  How to prepare certain types of fish

 C:  How fresh is the fish and where was the fish caught.

10. What makes you smile?

N: The customer service that I provide, making a customer smile and asking customers for feedback to various recipes I recommended to them.

C: When I can satisfy any customer with a great customer service.  

11. Why do you think Fish4Africa is a leading fish and seafood supplier?

N: I think they have the right slogan as they always deliver on this – anything fresher is still swimming.

C: Because it is such a well established business and it is so well known by everyone.