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DineEquity to eliminate pig cages from supply chains

DineEquity, the parent company of IHOP and Applebee's, has announced a policy that will eliminate the use of gestation crates from its pork supply chain. By 2020, DineEquity will only serve pork products that are produced without the use of gestation crates. 
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Restaurant chain to make egg supply fully cage-free

Au Bon Pain also seeks pork that is gestation crate-free
Au Bon Pain, America's café bakery and a leader in the fast casual restaurant category, announced it will become fully cage-free in the supply of eggs for its menu by 2017.
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