On May 7, Safeway, the second largest grocery chain in the United States, announced that they will begin formulating plans to move toward being a gestation crate-free supply chain. Mercy for Animals, an organization against animal suffering, has praised Safeway for acknowledging that the practice is cruel, and needs to be phased out. With this announcement, Safeway is taking a positive step toward animal welfare.
Baker & Olive was founded upon best-in-class products and ingredients, and the team thrives on creating experiences for each customer who walks through the doors. With three locations in the thriving culinary destination of North San Diego, baker & olive founders Nol Calabrese and Peter Pozzuoli have found a formula that works, and are excited to share it with Orange County. Partnering with local chefs and culinary wizards, the Baker & Olive team has revived the old world neighborhood market experience with a large portion of culinary creativity.