16 September 1997
Tesco to label battery eggs
TESCO is to label eggs produced under the battery system. It will use the
label “eggs from caged hens”.
It follows complaints from animal welfare campaigners that consumers were
misled by terms such as “Fresh Eggs” and “Farm Fresh Eggs”.
- The Daily Telegraph 16/09/97 page 10
- The Independent 16/09/97 page 10
- Lobby group henpecks Tesco over cages, FWi, yesterday (September 16)