Tim Hortons, Burger King commits to use of cage-free eggs only

first_imgThe Canadian coffee giant joins the ranks of McDonald’s, Subway, Nestlé, and Starbucks — other companies that have committed to sourcing cage-free eggs only in Canada. TORONTO, O.N. — According to the parent company of Tim Hortons and Burger King, both fast-food chains will switch over to 100 per cent cage-free eggs by the year 2025.Restaurant Brands International says they have committed to eliminating cage confinement of hens from it’s egg suppliers, including at more than 3,600 Canadian and almost 900 U.S. Tim Hortons locations.“RBI is committed to transitioning to 100 per cent cage-free eggs globally — and will accomplish that goal for our U.S., Canadian, and Mexican Tim Hortons and Burger King locations by 2025,” announced the company.- Advertisement -“We also continue engaging with our partners at The Humane Society of the United States and Humane Society International to better understand this issue and others like it.”Sayara Thurston, campaign manager with Humane Society, applauded the decision — saying the announcement is ‘tremendous news for millions of animals.’“Timmie’s joining the cage-free movement is a clear signal that the future of Canadian egg production must be cage-free,” Thurston added.Advertisementlast_img read more

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DONEGAL DAILY NAMED FOURTH MOST POPULAR IRISH NEWS WEBSITE IN COUNTRY BY GOOGLE

first_imgDonegal Daily has been named the FOURTH most popular Irish news website in the entire country by search engine Google.Google named Donegal Daily as the fifth most sought-after news website in the country.We have come in just behind the national news organisations The Irish Independent, RTE and The Irish Times.The UK Daily Mail came first – with Donegal Daily in fifth place, ahead of the journal.ie, newstalk, breaking news and the Irish Sun and Irish Mirror. The figures were released by the global search engine giant and confirms our growing audience.Google statistics also showed almost four million page views on Donegal Daily last month as our audience continues to grow.Donegal Daily Editor Stephen Maguire said the result is recognition of the hard-work put in by the staff of the site but also the loyalty of its local readership.“We started off four years ago with an idea of sharing local news with local people on a daily and hourly basis,” he said. “Now we have amassed a large and very loyal audience and that is reflected in this amazing news that we are the fifth most googled news website in the country and the fourth most popular Irish news site.“This recognition goes to anyone who sends in pictures or local notes to Donegal Daily week-in, week-out. This is their website and we try to squeeze in as much local news as we can each day,” he said.Stephen added that Donegal Daily have new plans for 2015 which will hopefully see it grow even further.“We have some exciting plans in the pipeline which will bring even more news and fun to Donegal readers at home and abroad.“We would also like to thank our loyal advertisers who we know are seeing the benefit of online advertising returning through their own businesses,” he added. DONEGAL DAILY NAMED FOURTH MOST POPULAR IRISH NEWS WEBSITE IN COUNTRY BY GOOGLE was last modified: December 17th, 2014 by StephenShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window)Tags:BestDonegal DailyGooglenewssearchlast_img read more

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