Founded in 1980, Little Bay Lobster Company harvests Atlantic offshore hard shell lobsters from the Gulf of Maine and Georges Bank. It is a part of the Little Bay Lobster Group, which is one of the largest, year-round harvesters and distributors of North Atlantic lobsters in the world. The group operates facilities located along the Northeast coast of the United States and Canada and serves restaurants, hotels and supermarkets worldwide. It operates several vessels specializing in fishing certain areas of the North Atlantic. In addition, the group offers volume pricing to caterers and event planners. It is an active participating member of the Atlantic Offshore Lobster Association (AOLA) and the Maine Lobstermen's Association (MLA).