CEDAR KNOLLS, N.J., Feb. 20, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Eggland's Best (EB), the nation's #1 egg, is pleased to announce that it was recently recognized for the 100th time for delivering the freshest, tastiest and most nutritious eggs to families across the United States.
Prestigious publications such as Women's Choice, Men's Health,Prevention, and SELF have recognized the brand for having better taste, better nutrition and better eggs year after year, reaffirming the brand's spot as the country's top-selling egg. EB has also been the only egg certified by the American Vegetarian Association, and has been recognized by American Baby, Kiwi Magazine, Women's Health and Product of the Year – just to name a few!
The broad range of awards Eggland's Best has received is a testament to the strength of the brand and the variety of great products available to its consumers. From classic, cage-free, and organic shell eggs to the full Hard-Cooked Peeled Eggs line, EB offers customers innovative products that easily fit within their busy lifestyles.
"We are committed to providing the most nutritious, freshest, and best tasting egg possible, and the recognition we continue to receive year after year confirms that we are exceeding the expectations of our consumers," said Charlie Lanktree, President and CEO of Eggland's Best. "There is no other egg on the market that can claim the same superior nutrition that Eggland's Best provides, and we are honored that so many organizations and publications agree."
Compared to ordinary eggs, EB eggs contain six times more vitamin D, 25% less saturated fat, more than double the omega-3s, ten times more vitamin E and more than double the vitamin B12. EB eggs are also an excellent source of vitamin B2 (riboflavin) and vitamin B5. EB's superior nutritional profile is due to its proprietary all-vegetarian hen feed that contains healthy grains, canola oil and a wholesome supplement of rice bran, alfalfa, sea kelp and vitamin E.
"It's no surprise that Eggland's Best continues to receive award after award for its nutritionally superior and great tasting products," said Dawn Jackson Blatner, Registered Dietitian and Nutritionist. "My clients are constantly asking me for advice on different products they find in the store, which is why I applaud publications and organizations who sift through award entries and help consumers identify the best foods for their healthy lifestyle. EB eggs are a nutritionally superior product that families can feel good about purchasing and that is why they are the only eggs I recommend to my clients and serve to my family."
Eggland's Best (EB) is the #1 branded egg in the U.S. and is an excellent source of vitamins D, B12, E, B5 and riboflavin. EB eggs have six times more vitamin D, more than double the omega-3s, 10 times more vitamin E and 25% less saturated fat than ordinary eggs. Independent testing has also confirmed that Eggland's Best eggs stay fresher longer than ordinary eggs. The distinctive "EB" stamp on the shell assures consumers and food service customers that the eggs meet the highest production and safety standards.
Eggland's Best was voted "America's Most Trusted Egg Brand" by American shoppers in the BrandSpark Most Trusted Awards, "America's Most Recommended™ Eggs" by women in the Women's Choice Awards, and "Product of the Year." In addition, Eggland's Best has received numerous awards and honors from such trusted publications as Prevention Magazine, Men's Health, Men's Fitness, Taste of Home, Women's Health, and many others.
Eggland's Best's hens are fed a strictly controlled, proprietary, high-quality all-vegetarian diet, which results in a better tasting, more nutritious egg that stays fresher longer. EB eggs are available in large, extra-large, jumbo, cage free, organic, hard-cooked, cage free hard-cooked, organic hard-cooked, liquid egg whites, and are certified Kosher. For more information, visit www.egglandsbest.com.