1) Serve worry-free food that is not just for the well-to-do. New Yorkers of all income levels should be able to eat a meal that is free of artificial preservatives, antibiotics, artificial growth hormones, and all the other junk, and do it at an affordable price. 2) Improve the health and quality of the local and national food system by working with vendors who share our commitment to responsible business practices. 3) Provide our guests with consistently great products and customer service. 4) Provide our team with a positive work environment and pay them well for an honest day's work.

1) Serve worry-free food that is not just for the well-to-do. New Yorkers of all income levels should be able to eat a meal that is free of artificial preservatives, antibiotics, artificial growth hormones, and all the other junk, and do it at an affordable price.

2) Improve the health and quality of the local and national food system by working with vendors who share our commitment to responsible business practices.

3) Provide our guests with consistently great products and customer service.

4) Provide our team with a positive work environment and pay them well for an honest day's work.

MEAT/CHEESE/EGGS -Applegate Farms: antibiotic, growth-hormone, & GMO free. 100% vegetarian diet and humanely raised. -Zoe's Meats: antibiotic & hormone free, committed to sustainable agricultural practices. -Handsome Brook Farms: antibiotic free, hormone free, cage-free hens raised on local farms. - Hudson Valley Harvest: Fresh ground beef and ground turkey sourced from local Hudson Valley Farms, all sustainable farming practices and 100% transparent sourcing. COFFEE BAR DAIRY -Battenkill Valley Creamery: locally produced in Salem, NY. #1 Highest Quality Milk in New York State. PRODUCE & MORE -Greenmarket Co: wholesale arm of nonprofit GrowNYC, strengthening the local food system. -Hawthorne Valley Farm: certified organic, NYS-based farm. BEVERAGES -Counter Culture Coffee: certified organic blends, sustainably farmed, fair trade. -Rishi Tea: certified organic -Health Ade Kombucha: certified organic, fair trade teas and sugar BREAD & PASTRY -Balthazar Bakery: scratch baked for many of New York’s finest establishments in Englewood, NJ. -Dough Doughnuts: Brooklyn doughnut specialists. All organic ingredients. -Tom Cat Bakery: based in Long Island City. No artificial ingredients.

MEAT/CHEESE/EGGS
-Applegate Farms: antibiotic, growth-hormone, & GMO free. 100% vegetarian diet and humanely raised.
-Zoe's Meats: antibiotic & hormone free, committed to sustainable agricultural practices.
-Handsome Brook Farms: antibiotic free, hormone free, cage-free hens raised on local farms.
- Hudson Valley Harvest: Fresh ground beef and ground turkey sourced from local Hudson Valley Farms, all sustainable farming practices and 100% transparent sourcing.

COFFEE BAR DAIRY
-Battenkill Valley Creamery: locally produced in Salem, NY. #1 Highest Quality Milk in New York State.

PRODUCE & MORE
-Greenmarket Co: wholesale arm of nonprofit GrowNYC, strengthening the local food system.
-Hawthorne Valley Farm: certified organic, NYS-based farm.

BEVERAGES
-Counter Culture Coffee: certified organic blends, sustainably farmed, fair trade.
-Rishi Tea: certified organic
-Health Ade Kombucha: certified organic, fair trade teas and sugar

BREAD & PASTRY
-Balthazar Bakery: scratch baked for many of New York’s finest establishments in Englewood, NJ.
-Dough Doughnuts: Brooklyn doughnut specialists. All organic ingredients.
-Tom Cat Bakery: based in Long Island City. No artificial ingredients.

Our vendors must meet our sourcing requirements, detailed below. MEATS -All animals treated humanely and fed all-vegetarian diets -No antibiotics or artificial growth hormones DAIRY -Eggs are from cage-free hens raised on local farms -All cheese and milk products free of rBGH or other artificial growth hormones* -All dairy animals raised without the use of unnecessary antibiotics* *We are currently unable to source Parmesan cheese to this standard. We are working on alternatives! PRODUCE -Locally grown produce sourced whenever possible from non-profit distributor GrowNYC Greenmarket Co. and/or Hudson Valley Harvest. COFFEE & TEA -All coffee and tea certified organic and fair- or direct-trade (priced above fair-trade) whenever possible BREAD & PASTRY -Fresh daily from local bakeries -No artificial ingredients PICKLER PANTRY -All oils used in recipes are non-GMO -Non-irradiated spices

Our vendors must meet our sourcing requirements, detailed below.

MEATS
-All animals treated humanely and fed all-vegetarian diets
-No antibiotics or artificial growth hormones

DAIRY
-Eggs are from cage-free hens raised on local farms
-All cheese and milk products free of rBGH or other artificial growth hormones*
-All dairy animals raised without the use of unnecessary antibiotics*

*We are currently unable to source Parmesan cheese to this standard. We are working on alternatives!

PRODUCE
-Locally grown produce sourced whenever possible from non-profit distributor GrowNYC Greenmarket Co. and/or Hudson Valley Harvest.

COFFEE & TEA
-All coffee and tea certified organic and fair- or direct-trade (priced above fair-trade) whenever possible

BREAD & PASTRY
-Fresh daily from local bakeries
-No artificial ingredients

PICKLER PANTRY
-All oils used in recipes are non-GMO
-Non-irradiated spices

Pickler & Co supports local area nonprofits through direct donations and volunteering. Perishable and nonperishable donations are made to City Harvest whenever possible. Fresh produce is purchased through GrowNYC Greenmarket Co. whenever possible. Greenmarket Co. is the not-for-profit wholesale arm of GrowNYC, which supports local farmers and NYC healthy food initiatives.

Pickler & Co supports local area nonprofits through direct donations and volunteering.

Perishable and nonperishable donations are made to City Harvest whenever possible.

Fresh produce is purchased through GrowNYC Greenmarket Co. whenever possible. Greenmarket Co. is the not-for-profit wholesale arm of GrowNYC, which supports local farmers and NYC healthy food initiatives.