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More than 20% of Nestlé’s sales last year were pet products

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%.

Pet Food
23 Feb 2024
Fressnapf posts record €4 billion turnover in 2023

Fressnapf posts record €4 billion turnover in 2023

How did the German pet retailer increase its business by 15% in a turbulent year? Here are the details.

Retail, Online & DTC
21 Feb 2024
How pet parents spent their money on Valentine's Day

How pet parents spent their money on Valentine's Day

Total Valentine’s Day gift spending in the US is expected to reach a record of $14.2 billion today.

Trends & Insights
14 Feb 2024
How concerned are Indian pet parents with home cleanliness?

How concerned are Indian pet parents with home cleanliness?

A survey from household appliances manufacturer Dyson unveils pet parents’ cleaning routines in the country.

Pet Care
13 Feb 2024
US pet supply sales on Amazon up by a quarter

US pet supply sales on Amazon up by a quarter

With sales of pet-related items through Amazon increasing by 25% in 2023, how do the online figures look in different segments and for larger and smaller retailers and brands in the US?

Retail, Online & DTC
9 Feb 2024
US and Canada: a comparative data analysis

US and Canada: a comparative data analysis

The pronounced impact of inflation has been felt across the US and Canada, with consumers grappling with higher prices for essential pet items.

Trends & Insights
9 Feb 2024
2024: looking back but moving forward

2024: looking back but moving forward

After an eventful 2023 worldwide, pet businesses and experts in the field are now looking to the future – but with caution.

Global Pet Industry
9 Feb 2024
The rise of smart accessories for cats

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.

Accessories
9 Feb 2024
Fresh intel on the UK pet market

Fresh intel on the UK pet market

UK pet owners remain largely brand-loyal, are increasingly buying fresh and raw pet food, and are becoming more open to subscription models.

Trends & Insights
9 Feb 2024
The acquisitions driving the pet industry forward

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?

Global Pet Industry
9 Feb 2024
The pet supplement market: trends and expectations

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.

Pet Care
9 Feb 2024
Canadian pet food industry responds to local legislation and global market shifts

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.

Global Pet Industry
9 Feb 2024
Major corporations are expanding their horizons and moving into the pet care space

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.

Global Pet Industry
9 Feb 2024
Interview with CEO of Pet Supplies Plus: “We’re seeing 20% growth in our services business”

Interview with CEO of Pet Supplies Plus: “We’re seeing 20% growth in our services business”

This franchise pet company is continuously working to further improve its competitiveness, including with new in-store offerings and upcoming projects to boost its online presence while preserving its local identity.

Retail, Online & DTC
9 Feb 2024
Consumer preference for quality pet food hasn’t diminished despite inflation

Consumer preference for quality pet food hasn’t diminished despite inflation

A recent survey reveals that while most pet parents felt the inflationary hike, only 1 in 6 switched to cheaper brands. The rest continued to prioritize quality, nutrition and health benefits over price.

Trends & Insights
6 Feb 2024
1.5 million UK owners are ‘seriously worried’ about meeting their cats’ needs

1.5 million UK owners are ‘seriously worried’ about meeting their cats’ needs

A recent survey highlights the impact of the cost-of-living crisis and the inflationary environment on the expenditure level. GlobalPETS learns more.

Trends & Insights
5 Feb 2024
Hungarian owners are paying 33% more in pet care than 5 years ago

Hungarian owners are paying 33% more in pet care than 5 years ago

A new survey unveils how much pet parents are paying each year for their dogs.

Trends & Insights
2 Feb 2024
Musti’s stable Q1 witnesses a 4.8% sales growth

Musti’s stable Q1 witnesses a 4.8% sales growth

Despite a product recall issue in November, the Finnish pet retailer kicks off FY 2024 with stable earnings.

Retail, Online & DTC
1 Feb 2024
Pets at Home closes Q3 with “below expectation” retail growth

Pets at Home closes Q3 with “below expectation” retail growth

The British pet retailer will focus on driving accessory sales to increase its 3.5% revenue growth in FY 2024.

Retail, Online & DTC
31 Jan 2024
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