PETA is 0 for 2 with Applebee’s shareholders. Last week, for the second year in a row, shareholders voted down a proposal from the animal rights group that would have required Applebee’s suppliers to adopt controlled atmosphere killing (CAK) for chickens. Less than 5 percent of shareholders voted in favor of the proposal.
The People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals contend that CAK of chickens is more humane than current protocols used in
Although CAK is used in