Compass Group Cruelty
Is Compass Group trying to profit from empty promises to its consumers?
Despite being one of the first companies to adopt the Better Chicken Commitment—a set of standards for chickens raised for meat—Compass has shown no direction toward fulfilling this promise to purchase higher-welfare chicken. And unlike its competitors, Compass continues to support crating pigs throughout multiple pregnancies.
Progress on the Issue
Food corporations have the power and responsibility to end this cruelty in their supply chains—and they must be transparent with consumers about the steps they are taking to implement these animal welfare commitments. Companies, such as Compass Group, need to follow in the footsteps of the below businesses, which have already begun making meaningful progress toward their own chicken welfare policies and are publicly reporting their progress: