More than 20% of Nestlé’s sales last year were pet products
The conglomerate’s pet category is the largest contributor to organic growth, while global sales decreased by 1.5%.
Japanese officials launch inspection to curb pet sales
Local governments want to limit the number of dogs and cats allowed by breeders and pet specialists.
Pet insurance in Southeast Asia: a gap in the market?
Recently funded digital insurance firm Igloo notes the region's lack of accessibility to pet care despite increased demand.
How concerned are Indian pet parents with home cleanliness?
A survey from household appliances manufacturer Dyson unveils pet parents’ cleaning routines in the country.
South Korea’s drive to revolutionize pet tech
When it comes to innovation, South Korea often feels years ahead of other countries. And if the East Asian nation’s technological ambitions come to fruition, the pet industry will soon be no exception.
The rise of smart accessories for cats
Driven by innovative technologies designed for cats’ well-being, connectivity and mental stimulation, this market has a bright future.
The acquisitions driving the pet industry forward
As 2024 starts to take shape, what will be the impact of some of the sizeable investments in different parts of the sector and the globe last year?
The pet supplement market: trends and expectations
Mirroring similar developments in human health, supplements for pets are moving towards achieving wellness and longevity rather than combating specific ailments.
Plant ingredients in dog food – what does recent research say?
The role and potential benefits of plant-derived constituents to canine diets are hotly debated topics. Here, we look at what the latest science can tell us.
Canadian pet food industry responds to local legislation and global market shifts
From the impact of federal regulations on plastic to adapting to changes at international level, the pet food sector in Canada demonstrates resilience in the face of its many challenges.
Major corporations are expanding their horizons and moving into the pet care space
The pet industry is appealing to more and more companies that want to grow their stake in an attractive and rapidly evolving sector.
Indian animal healthcare firm Zenex acquires Ayurvedic pet businesses
The takeover of Ayurvet marks a milestone in Zenex’s journey to becoming a comprehensive animal health care solutions company.
UK and US officials highlight the potential of pet food in South Korea
Both countries believe the market offers exciting business opportunities for pet firms.
Meet the world top suppliers through China International Pet Show
The 27th China International Pet show (CIPS) was successfully held from December 7th to 10th, 2023, at the National Exhibition and Convention Center in Shanghai.
US government funds projects to leverage the pet industry across international markets
The American Feed Industry Association (AFIA) and the Pet Food Institute (PFI) received a capital injection of $1.5 million.
Drools’ ambition to become a unicorn business
The Indian pet food brand recently invested $30 million to “redefine” the South Asian country’s pet healthcare and veterinary service sector.
South Korea wants more players in the pet insurance market
It is believed that less than 1% of the pet population is insured in the East Asian country.
CES 2024: from robot pet food makers to smart collars and AI tools
These are the new gadgets aiming to revolutionize the industry at the yearly tech event in Las Vegas.
Mars Thailand wins sustainability award for its plastic waste reduction program
The pet food manufacturer’s ‘SWAP Recycling’ initiative has prevented 7 tons of plastic waste from ending up as mismanaged waste.
Malaysian insect player receives green light to export products to Europe
Veolia Bioconversion aims to become an “ecological champion” after gaining approval to export its insect meal and oil for pet food applications.