Why aspen bedding for small animals outshines its alternatives
Let’s dive into the world of bedding derived from the aspen tree and discover why it’s the gold standard compared to its popular alternatives.
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.
New EU sustainability reporting – the facts
This year is the first time that some companies will need to comply with new EU rules as part of the European Green Deal. We explain some of the ins and outs.
Present and future of the equine industry
Despite it being a $100-billion industry, there is still a lack of awareness about the equestrian business sector across Europe. So, how are things changing?
GPF 2024: present and future of the pet industry
More than 300 insiders gathered in Venice to share their knowledge, experiences and key insights on opportunities for pet businesses.
The American Forest & Paper Association recognizes sustainable pet food packaging
The AF&PA has recognized Finnish Ahlstrom for its innovative, environmentally friendly approach.
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.
Negotiations of new EU rules on sustainable packaging to kick off in 2024
The Council and the Parliament will start the legislative process to design regulations regarding the packaging and packaging waste proposal put forward by the European Commission last year.
Picart opens new production plant in Barcelona
The pet food manufacturer, which is celebrating its 70th anniversary, will triple capacity.
Arcaplanet: new digital features, more stores and sustainable targets
The biggest Italian pet retailer shares with GlobalPETS the achievements in 2023 and plans for the upcoming year.
Pet food brand recognized by the German Sustainability Award 2024
Green Petfood has been awarded for its holistic commitment to creating innovative and sustainable food concepts for dogs and cats.
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?
Pet Sustainability Coalition: helping businesses to reduce their environmental impact
With its wide range of resources, the Pet Sustainability Coalition has over 10 years of experience in supporting pet industry companies of all shapes and sizes on their sustainability journey.
BARF pet food: the story so far
The raw pet food sector is rapidly evolving, but there are some key challenges it needs to overcome.
Key considerations in the direct-to-consumer shift
What are the opportunities and challenges for pet food companies when expanding their direct-to-consumer footprint?
Harnessing protein power: sardines and anchovies as superfoods
As consumers become increasingly focused on holistic pet care, superfoods are gaining more traction. Are protein superfoods being overlooked in pet nutrition?
Building a pet company with global reach
Schulze Heimtierbedarf is a family business based in the small German town of Porta Westfalica. A sailing trip 40 years ago was how it all started.
Europe softens organic qualification criteria for pet food labeling
Now that the rule has been changed from 100% to 95% organic agricultural ingredients, will this accelerate the pet food industry’s contribution to a sustainable food value chain in the EU?
Australian food giant TasFoods moves into the pet food industry
The Sydney-based group will market a new range of premium pet treats nationwide.
These are the winners of the PIF 2023 awards
The UK’s Pet Industry Federation (PIF) recognized pet businesses in different categories.