EMERYVILLE, Calif., June 1, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Grocery Outlet Bargain Market, the nation's fastest-growing, extreme-value grocery retailer announces its goal of working with suppliers to source 100% cage-free eggs for all of its locations by 2025, based on available supply.
"Many Grocery Outlet stores serve underserved populations who regularly experience food insecurity. Our first obligation is to these customers and we are committed to providing them wholesome, quality food in the most cost-effective manner," said Eric Lindberg, Co-CEO. "However, animal welfare is extremely important to us, and that's why Grocery Outlet is setting a goal of working with its suppliers to transition to cage-free eggs by 2025."
Grocery Outlet will support the 2025 goal in partnership with its suppliers to provide customers with a safe, abundant supply along with prices that remain affordable and accessible.
About Grocery Outlet Based in Emeryville, California, Grocery Outlet offers name-brand products with prices 40% to 70% less than traditional grocery stores. The fastest-growing, "extreme-value" grocer in the U.S., Grocery Outlet has 250 locations in California, Idaho, Nevada, Oregon, Pennsylvania and Washington. Grocery Outlet carries fresh produce, fresh meat, organics, dry groceries, refrigerated and frozen foods, beer and wine, as well as health and beauty care. A third-generation, family-led company founded in 1946, Grocery Outlet remains committed to touching lives for the better in the communities it serves. Most stores are independently owned and operated by locally based families. For more information, please visit www.GroceryOutlet.com.