KEENE, N.H.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--C&S Wholesale Grocers, Inc., inclusive of its family of companies, today announced that it is joining many in the grocery industry in pledging to shift to cage-free egg procurement for its private label brands by 2025; the remainder of the eggs procured by C&S, which are supplied to its grocery partners, will be aligned with the retailers’ cage-free policies, as well. C&S expresses its support for the egg industry’s overall effort to move in this direction and will assess a quicker transition if supply levels could support its consumer demand.
About C&S Wholesale Grocers
C&S Wholesale Grocers, Inc., based in Keene, NH, is the largest wholesale grocery supply company in the U.S., and the industry leader in supply chain innovation. Founded in 1918 as a supplier to independent grocery stores, C&S now services customers of all sizes, supplying approximately 6,500 independent supermarkets, chain stores, military bases, and institutions with over 170,000 different products.