The Nielsen retail sales data is available up to December 9, 2017 (year-end figures for 2017) and indicates that in the latest 4-week period, 3.16 million dozen eggs were sold in Alberta; a 0.3% decrease from the previous 4-week period (ending November 11th), and a 2.7% increase in sales compared to the same period in 2016.

Nielsen retail sales in the last 52 weeks are up 4.0% over the previous 52 weeks in Alberta, to 40.35 million dozen eggs. Specialty eggs (excluding Omega-3 eggs) have seen the
largest sales growth; a 10.5% increase over the previous 52 weeks, to 3.5 million dozen eggs (8.6% of the total eggs sold in Alberta).