Walmart Canada expands commitment to sustainable beef
Retailer to purchase 1.5 million pounds of beef sourced from CRSB Certified sustainable farms and ranches
Michael Browne, Supermarket News
Oct 11, 2021
Walmart Canada will purchase the largest known quantity of beef from certified sustainable Canadian farms and ranches ever sourced by a single retailer, the retailer announced last week.
According to the company, beef purchased through this commitment will support the environmental, social and economic sustainability of Canadian farmers and ranchers whose operations are certified through a third-party audited system, in accordance with sustainability standards set by the Canadian Roundtable for Sustainable Beef (CRSB).
Walmart Canada says this is the largest public commitment made by a single retailer to date: 1.5 million pounds of beef sourced from CRSB Certified sustainable farms and ranches to be purchased over the next calendar year...