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Press Release Section Icon 06/06/2024

From pigs on straw in Italy to retailers in Britain

The Bassino family in Northern Italy operates within the Fumagalli concept, producing higher welfare pigs for both the Italian and European markets, including those in the UK.

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Press Release Section Icon 22/05/2024

Compassion Launches ‘Better Chicken’ Identity to Raise Awareness of Broiler Welfare

Compassion in World Farming has launched a new Better Chicken visual identity in response to food businesses who requested support in communication, recognition and understanding of the Better Chicken Commitment (BCC).

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Press Release Section Icon 14/05/2024

UK law to ban live animal exports clears parliament

A UK bill banning the export of livestock for slaughter cleared parliament on Tuesday, with campaigners hailing it as a landmark moment for animal welfare.

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Press Release Section Icon 09/05/2024

Tougher baseline for animal welfare improvements launched

A new baseline for animal welfare improvements has been introduced, with tougher criteria, as investors seek more information on how companies deliver welfare performance.

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Press Release Section Icon 29/04/2024

Raising Awareness of Broiler Welfare

Compassion in World Farming has launched a new visual identity to support food businesses making the ‘Better Chicken Commitment’ (BCC).

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Press Release Section Icon 26/04/2024

Most companies prioritising animal welfare policy but falling short in practice

Most companies acknowledge the importance of animal welfare and are addressing it with policy commitment and clear governance, according to the latest report published by the Business Benchmark on Farm Animal Welfare, published on Thursday.

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Press Release Section Icon 25/04/2024

Food giants failing implementation of animal welfare ambitions

Today’s publication of the Business Benchmark on Animal Welfare (BBFAW) reveals that most global food giants (95%) acknowledge the importance of animal welfare and are addressing it with policy commitments and clearer governance.

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Press Release Section Icon 25/04/2024

Business Benchmark on Animal Welfare relaunches with tougher criteria

Some 93% of global food giants have been given the lowest ratings (‘E’ or ‘F’) based on their performance impact in the latest Business Benchmark on Animal Welfare (BBAW) report, with investors such as Aviva, Candriam and Robeco set to engage…

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Press Release Section Icon 09/04/2024

Sainsbury’s launches new ‘Good to Know’ campaign in stores

Sainsbury’s has launched a new marketing campaign aimed at playing up its supply chain and sustainability credentials in store.

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Press Release Section Icon 08/04/2024

Egg industry has ‘serious concerns’ over Scottish cage ban despite welfare campaigner support

The Scottish government has announced a new consultation on outlawing the use of cages to house hens involved in egg production.

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