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on October 14, 2022

Walmart, Kroger will not meet 2025 cage-free commitments

The grocery store chains announced that the lack of consumer purchases and supply chain issues led to the revised timelines.

Grocery store chains Walmart and Kroger announced they will not be able to supply 100% cage-free eggs by 2025. The companies made the original commitments in 2016.

In the revised animal welfare statements, each grocer acknowledged the supply issues, the cost of production and the strain that grocer cage-free…

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