Price Chopper, Market 32 to exclusively sell cage-free eggs by 2025

SCHENECTADY, N.Y. (NEWS10) – Price Chopper and Market 32 announced it will exclusively sell cage-free eggs by 2025.

Currently, nine percent of the eggs being sold at Price Chopper and Market 32 are cage free.

“By virtue of our commitment to animal welfare, we are active participants in varied dialogue – with our customers, industry experts, and animal advocates – that influences the policy-setting process, as it makes for a more humane food system,” said Mona Golub, VP Public Relations & Consumer Services for the progressive chain with 135 store in six Northeastern states.

Price Chopper and Market 32 says the 2025 timeframe allows for the cage-free transition to be made in an economically sustainable manner and allow for construction of cage-free barns and cage-free equipment.

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