Company Announces Antibiotic Use Policy Following Annual Shareholders Meeting
As a seasoned restaurant and consumer packaged goods executive with significant experience in the areas of marketing and branding, retail food products, mergers and acquisitions, real estate, auditing and finance, the board will benefit from Mr. Davis' strategic planning skills, leadership and restaurant operating knowledge.
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The company also announced a new antibiotic use policy for chicken as part of its animal welfare program beginning effective immediately. The company will require that its suppliers refrain from using antibiotics medically important to human health for the purpose of growth promotion and that antibiotics be administered by a licensed veterinarian and only for the prevention, control or treatment of disease.
The company is also reviewing its policies regarding antibiotics use for beef and pork.
About SONIC, America's Drive-In
SONIC, America's Drive-In is the nation's largest drive-in restaurant
chain serving approximately 3 million customers every day. More than 90
percent of SONIC's 3,500 drive-in locations are owned and operated by
local business men and women. For 64 years, SONIC has delighted guests
with signature menu items, 1.3 million drink combinations and friendly
service by iconic Carhops. Since the 2009 launch of SONIC's Limeades for
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