White shelled eggs are selling in Tesco for the first time in 40 years

Coronavirus lockdown gives new lease of life to variety used mainly by restaurants

Unfashionable white eggs normally used in McDonald’s breakfast McMuffins are making a surprise comeback on the shelves of Tesco – the first time the supermarket has sold them for more than 40 years.

Following a successful trial, the UK’s largest retailer will sell the white shelled free-range eggs in order to meet unprecedented demand from shoppers, while supporting suppliers and avoiding waste.

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Source: theguardian
White shelled eggs are selling in Tesco for the first time in 40 years