99 Cents Only Stores Sells Cage-Free Eggs Chain-Wide and Sets a Goal to be 100% Cage-Free by 2025

Feb 21, 2017

CITY OF COMMERCE, Calif., Feb. 21, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- All 99 Cents Only Stores locations that offer eggs now have a cage-free option for customers to purchase at a competitive price compared to other retailers.

99 Cents Only Stores recognizes the importance of responsible sourcing and is working towards a goal of being 100% cage-free by 2025 based on adequate supply and affordable pricing. The Company aspires to have a meaningful impact on animal welfare as a result of this transition.

"Access to affordable eggs is extremely important in every market we operate in," says Rich Winters, 99 Cents Only Store's Vice President of Fresh. "Having the ability to sell cage-free eggs at a price that aligns with our extreme value proposition, allows us to uphold our commitment to provide affordable fresh food for our customers."

Extreme value is the 99 Cents Only Stores guiding principal to providing low-cost fresh food to the communities they serve. Like the Company always says, "You don't have to be wealthy, to eat healthy."

For more information about the 99 Cents Only Stores cage-free egg program, please contact Desiree Anderson at (213) 393-5736.

About 99 Cents Only Stores
Founded in 1982, 99 Cents Only Stores is the leading operator of extreme value stores in California and the Southwestern United States. The Company currently operates 390 stores located in California, Texas, Arizona & Nevada.

99 Cents Only Stores offers a broad assortment of name brand and other attractively priced merchandise and compelling seasonal product offerings.

Media Contact: Desiree Anderson, 213-393-5736 or desiree.anderson@99only.com

 

SOURCE 99 Cents Only Stores