Burger King to go cage free, supply costs may rise

Burger King to go cage free, supply costs may rise

Burger King Corp. said it plans over the next five years to transition to using only eggs from cage-free hens and pork from suppliers that are phasing out gestation crates for pregnant sows. The move, which is part of a corporate responsibility initiative, could raise the company's supply costs, according to industry experts.

“We are proud to announce these new, industry-leading commitments that support meaningful standards of humane treatment in our U.S. supply chain,

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