Danes ban foie gras – FDB, the largest supermarket chain in Denmark

Danes ban foie gras – FDB, the largest supermarket chain in Denmark – Brief Article

The co-operative FDB, the largest supermarket chain in Denmark has decided to boycott French foie gras on ethical grounds according to purchasing director Finn Harmann. The supermarket chain decided to pull the `controversial product’ from its shelves and hopes that other supermarkets will follow suit. Imports of foie gras to Denmark reached 85.7tonnes in 1999 with a value of DKr4.7m (631 000 [European Dollar]).

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