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USDA Creates New Inspection Rules for Egg Products

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The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) is proposing new safety regulations for egg products used in food items, such as cake, pudding mixes, ice cream, pasta and mayonnaise. They proposed a new plan on Tuesday that would require producers to develop safety plans and …

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Kroger Beats Others To The Punch: Offering Cage-Free Eggs


“Kroger-brand Cage-Free Eggs are now available in our family of stores nationwide,” said Gil Phipps, Kroger’s (KR) vice president of corporate brands. “More customers are looking for an affordable cage-free egg option. Our goal is to help our customers migrate to the cage-free category by offering an affordable alternative to …

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Dunkin Donuts Develops a Better Ingredient


Dunkin’ Donuts (DNKN) is adding more of a special ingredient to improve the taste of its egg patty: natural eggs. The company says it has been testing a patty with a higher concentration of eggs, and less water and other ingredients. On its website, Dunkin’s breakfast sandwiches appear to contain …

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Dunkin Donuts to Use Cage-Free Eggs

Dunkin Donuts announced that all its egg-based breakfast products will come from hens kept in cage-free or open spaces, although this initiative will take a decade for the chain to reach that goal. This announcement comes just months after the chain set a goal that 10% of the eggs used …

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McDonalds to use cage-free eggs

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A week after McDonalds started to offer its breakfast menu all day, the fast food chain announced it will begin using only eggs from cage-free chicken in its 16,000 US and Canadian restaurants, meeting new customer expectations. Through a statement issued Thursday by the chain, the change will be gradual and …

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