Changes ahead in US labeling guidelines
From new nutrition facts to visual icons, what will the new rules mean for all pet food manufacturers operating in the US?
How do you play a pioneering role in the industry?
The answer: through innovation. That might sound far too simple, but if innovation and fresh ideas are managed and used properly, a pet food company will have the opportunity to position itself as a genuine pioneer.
Country report: Poland - A market that mirrors Western European trends
How much do Polish pet owners spend on pet food? Which brands dominate the market? Here’s a quick snapshot.
Central Garden & Pet stuck in a rut with high decline in durables
The California-based retailer’s pet portfolio’s revenue was $1.9 billion in the financial year ending September.
ADM establishes Mexico as its production hub for Central America
The agribusiness giant plans to double monthly tonnage through a new production line in its Guadalajara facility.
A European approach to pet-food private labels
The private-label pet food category is performing better in Europe than in the US. What are the reasons behind this difference?
HelloFresh enters pet food industry
The meal kit subscription service expands its portfolio with the launch of The Pets Table in the US.
Rumors suggest Alphia is exploring sale
The Colorado-based private-label pet food manufacturer could be in talks to sell the business.
Private label pet food products awarded for their innovative efforts
The Private Label Manufacturers Association (PLMA) claims the affordability of these products is a response to consumer needs.
Pet food brands vs. private label in the US: an analysis
Traditional brands hold top market share both online and offline, with pet food in the lead.
Private label is thriving online
The current economic situation is driving growth of private label brands in e-commerce. How healthy is the category and how are producers coping with the increased demand?
PetDine invests $11.7 million in a second Colorado facility
The private label treats and supplements manufacturer adds 50,000 square feet to its home state production line.
Scholtus Petcare takes over family-owned Big Creek Foods in the US
With this acquisition, the Dutch pet treats producer expands into the US market.
United Petfood eyes Turkish market with investment in Lider Pet Food
The Belgian private-label producer hopes to use joint expertise to strengthen its operations.
These are the investments that boosted the pet industry in 2022
Even with increased inflation and recession scares, the sector has witnessed several noteworthy investments and mergers in the year gone by.
PetDine to triple soft chew production capacity
The supplement and treat private label manufacturer opened a 105,000-square-foot extrusion manufacturing plant in Colorado
How a small pet food company is helping to strengthen the local market in Pakistan
Karachi-based Waggles Pet Food was recently named one of the 100 impactful startups in the country.
Inspired Pet Nutrition to triple production of wet dog food
The English pet food manufacturer aims to produce more than 75 million units a year from 2023 and create its own private label.
Diving into the world of private labels
Pet products manufactured by companies for sale under a retailer’s own label provide similar quality to the high-profile branded products, but at a lower price – and that is appealing to many pet parents worldwide.
Proudly Ukrainian, working responsibly towards global transformation
Kormotech is a Ukrainian family-run company that produces high-quality dog and cat food for its own brands and private labels.