Krystal® Announces 100% Cage-Free Egg Commitment

Feb 23, 2016, 14:57 ET from The Krystal Company

ATLANTA, Feb. 23, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Krystal®, one of the South's first hamburger chains, known for its steamy, square buns, is proud to announce today a commitment to switch 100% of the eggs in its supply chain to cage-free by 2026.

"In response to consumers' changing preferences, we have informed our egg suppliers of our expectation that they fully transition to cage-free eggs by 2026," said Omar Janjua, President and CEO of The Krystal Company.

The Krystal Company offers a variety of breakfast products including a Sunriser® sandwich, Scrambler® bowl, biscuit sandwiches and a variety of platters and other protein-rich menu options.

About The Krystal Company
Founded in Chattanooga, Tennessee, in 1932, The Krystal Company is the oldest quick service restaurant chain in the South.  Its hamburgers are still served fresh and hot off the grill on the iconic square bun at more than 350 restaurants in 11 states. Krystal's Atlanta-based Restaurant Support Center serves a team of 6,000 employees.  For more information, visit or or follow the brand on Twitter and Instagram @Krystal.

SOURCE The Krystal Company