Fazer’s commitment to cage-free eggs is part of the company’s sustainability efforts and in line with its sustainability approach. Fazer’s sustainability core goal of 100% sustainably sourced puts extra effort on chosen value chains –such as egg production. For Fazer animal welfare is one of the essential sustainability topics. The commitment to cage-free eggs covers all Fazer’s businesses and countries of operation. The commitment was created in collaboration with stakeholders and is based on discussions with different actors along the value chain. The progress in reaching the target is reported on an annual basis.
Commitment’s targets and status
In 2019, Fazer set the commitment on sustainable eggs with a gradual shift to only cage-free eggs.
2019 Share of cage-free eggs 32%
2020 Share of cage-free eggs minimum 31%*
2024 target 100% cage-free eggs in the Nordic and Baltic Countries
2030 target 100% cage-free eggs also in Russia
*)Food Services was sold to Compass Group and that impacted the share of cage-free eggs in 2020.