Hotline: 1800 102 2007
X
Loading
Search Business Opportunities
Oct, 21 2015

Subway announces its antibiotic-free policy

Announcing its current antibiotic-free policy, fast-food chain Subway has vowed to completely eliminate antibiotics from its meat over the next 10 years.

Announcing its current antibiotic-free policy, fast-food chain Subway has vowed to completely eliminate antibiotics from its meat over the next 10 years.

The world's largest sandwich chain has committed to transition to only serving chicken raised without antibiotics important to human medicine. The brand confirmed that it is beginning to transition to serving only protein from animals that have never received antibiotics across all of its 27,000+ US restaurants in early 2016.

According to a press release, in March 2016, Subway customers across the US will be able to order meals made with chicken raised without antibiotics. Turkey raised without antibiotics will be introduced in 2016, with a completed transition expected within two-three years, and pork and beef raised without antibiotics will follow within six years after that.

"Today's consumer is ever more mindful of what they are eating, and we've been making changes to address what they are looking for," says Dennis Clabby, Executive Vice President of Subway’s Independent Purchasing Cooperative (IPC). A change like this will take some time, particularly since the supply of beef raised without antibiotics in the US is extremely limited and cattle take significantly longer to raise. But, we are working diligently with our suppliers to make it happen."

"Given the size and scope of the Subway brand, this commitment is the largest of its kind in the restaurant industry. We hope that this commitment will encourage other companies in our industry to follow our lead, and that, together, this will drive suppliers to move faster to make these important changes for consumers," adds Clabby.

 

Comment
Related opportunities
  • Automobile maintanance related
    Greaves Autocare :-GREAVES AUTOCARE’ is single point service solution to..
    Locations looking for expansion New Delhi
    Establishment year 2014
    Franchising Launch Date 2016
    Investment size Rs. 5lac - 10lac
    Space required 1500 - 3500 Sq.ft
    Franchise Outlets -NA-
    Franchise Type Unit, Multiunit
    Headquater New Delhi New Delhi
  • Casual dine Restaurants
    About:RISO is a casual dining vegetarian restaurant launched by one..
    Locations looking for expansion Maharashtra
    Establishment year 2014
    Franchising Launch Date 2017
    Investment size Rs. 1 Cr. - 2 Cr
    Space required 2200 - Sq.ft
    Franchise Outlets -NA-
    Franchise Type Unit, Multiunit
    Headquater Mumbai City Maharashtra
  • Payment Solution services
    Business DetailsBecome part of Digital India Drive! Start your own..
    Locations looking for expansion New Delhi
    Establishment year 2015
    Franchising Launch Date 2017
    Investment size Rs. 2lac - 5lac
    Space required -NA-
    Franchise Outlets -NA-
    Franchise Type Unit, Multiunit
    Headquater South West Delhi New Delhi
  • Clinics & Nursing Homes
    About:   Cosmetic Club practice is built on the belief that every patient..
    Locations looking for expansion Delhi
    Establishment year 2016
    Franchising Launch Date 2017
    Investment size Rs. 50lac - 1 Cr.
    Space required 500
    Franchise Outlets -NA-
    Franchise Type Unit
    Headquater New delhi Delhi
Insta-Subscribe to
The Franchising World
Magazine
For hassle free instant subscription, just give your number and email id and our customer care agent will get in touch with you
OR Click here to Subscribe Online
Daily Updates
Submit your email address to receive the latest updates on news & host of opportunities