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Smoked Whitefish: A Love Story? A Short Film?

April 2nd, 2009 · 10:23 am

We are lucky to hear wonderful stories and to see great photos from customers all the time.  Some stop by the store to share, some e-mail, or call. Some customers post things on Flickr or Twitter or Vimeo.  But I recently opened my e-mail and was totally surprised by a delightful — and delightfully odd [...]

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Category: customers · Feedback · Matchmaker · The Big Screen · The Small Screen · Video
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On TV Tomorrow: Martha Stewart To Woo David Letterman with Russ & Daughters’ Caviar

February 12th, 2009 · 1:12 pm

The on-air rapport between Martha Stewart and David Letterman is legendary, so you’ll definitely want to tune in to The Late Show tomorrow night (Friday, February 13)  to see Martha woo Dave with American Osetra Caviar from Russ & Daughters, just in time for Valentine’s Day. Martha tells us that along with the caviar,  she is [...]

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Category: Holidays · R&D To Do List · The Small Screen · Video
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From Russ With Love

February 11th, 2009 · 6:20 pm

There’s been a small change in the store: we have a brand new sign hanging above the fish counter.  We’d like to think that it looks like it’s always been there.  And, just in time for Valentine’s Day, it features some sweet specials. American Hackleback and Paddlefish caviar are 20% off when purchased between now [...]

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Category: Holidays · In the Store · On Display
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A Match Un-made by Jelly Rings

January 7th, 2009 · 9:54 am

A sweet story I heard during the holiday season came from customer Irv Isaacson, who called from Columbus, Ohio, to place an order over the phone. Irv asked, at first, for a few pounds of Gaspe Nova, some Kippered Salmon, a pound of Chopped Liver, fillets of Pickled Herring with Cream Sauce and Onions, and [...]

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Category: customers · Matchmaker · The Candy Side
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