Mar 5 2016
CRESCENT (BARBARICALLY-SLAUGHTERED) HALAL MEATS are now being sold in Walmart stores in 77 locations in 11 states across America.
Crescent Foods (h/t ENM) the nations’ leading provider of Premium Halal Chicken is now supplying their quality products to 62 new Walmart Supercenter and Walmart Neighborhood Market locations across the country in addition to the existing 15 they have been serving for close to 4 years. New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Texas, Ohio, Wisconsin, Indiana, Maryland, Delaware and Iowa have joined Illinois and Michigan to become the first eleven states where consumers can buy the chicken they trust on a regular grocery trip.
“We have been inundated with requests from Muslim consumers asking us when they could buy Crescent chicken in their state and we are excited to be able to cater to that demand,” said Joohi Tahir, Vice President of Marketing at Crescent Foods.
“It makes good business sense for us to cross over to the mainstream market and for Walmart to recognize the potential of this All Natural and Premium Halal product. After all, the Halal consumer is a significant growing market sector with purchasing power of over $170 billion a year”.
Crescent consumers know that the Premium Halal Chicken they buy is a better choice for their family’s health. The chickens roam cage-free and are able to grow naturally without antibiotics or hormones. They are raised and processed humanely and fed a 100% vegetarian diet free of by-products of any kind. All Natural. Pure & Simple®.
Walmart currently carries an assortment of items including Crescent whole chicken, boneless skinless breast fillets, leg quarters, thighs, boneless skinless thighs, drumsticks, ground chicken and wings.
“Our lives are so busy, that one-stop shopping is a great blessing,” said Aisha Ahmad, a working mom of three in Elgin, Illinois. “I am so pleased that I can buy Crescent chicken at my neighborhood Walmart. It gives me peace of mind that what my family loves to eat is actually good for them!”
For a complete listing of stores that carry Crescent chicken, visit www.crescenthalal.com and search by state on the Where To Buy Tab or visit us on facebook.com/crescentfoods.
Crescent foods is Halal certified by the Shar’l Zabihah Committee which is a division of the Rahmat-e-Alam Foundation according to Crescenthalal.com.
If you’re concerned that a local business or restaurant is selling halal products, Zabihah.com is the best guide for pointing them out. The site allows users to search by country, state, and city.
Florida Family Association makes it easy for you to email your complaints to Walmart here:
Partial list of other food outlets that sell sharia-compliant halal foods
Not all locations sell halal foods. You should ask when you go to any of the following:
Popular symbols for halal foods: