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Seven foodservice and retail companies – Aramark, Compass Group, Nestlé USA, Panera Bread, Shake Shack, Sodexo and Target – have formed the U.S. Working Group for Broiler Welfare. The working group will support a transition to the broiler welfare standards set by the Better Chicken Commitment.
Chicken brands should communicate with consumers about how hard the industry is working to drive improvements in broiler welfare outcomesthrough balanced genetics,new technologies to automate the monitoring process and preference research.