Philippe Vanderhoydonck

eniferBio raises €11 million ($12.1M) to make fungal protein

eniferBio raises €11 million ($12.1M) to make fungal protein

To scale the production of its planet-friendly protein, the Finish biotech start-up successfully raises its series A funding round.

Ingredients
25 Apr 2023
1 in 3 Dutch pet parents struggle to deal with increased costs

1 in 3 Dutch pet parents struggle to deal with increased costs

A survey from Dutch retailer Pets Place reveals that 20% of respondents have spent less money every month on their pets in the second half of 2022.

Trends & Insights
22 Dec 2022
Membership-based veterinary services provider raises $40 million

Membership-based veterinary services provider raises $40 million

Small Door Veterinary wants to expand beyond its New York home base and will use the funds to open five new locations across the Northeast.

Pet Care
14 Dec 2022
Swedencare acquires UK-based soft chew producer

Swedencare acquires UK-based soft chew producer

The Malmö-based veterinary company takes over Custom Vet Products for £10.5 million (€12M).

Global Pet Industry
4 Nov 2022
TikTok ventures into selling pet products

TikTok ventures into selling pet products

Social platform TikTok has started selling pet care products (food, toys, supplements...) through its TikTok shop in the UK.

Retail, Online & DTC
28 Oct 2022
How many people would break up with their partner because of their pet?

How many people would break up with their partner because of their pet?

A survey project with 1,000 US-based respondents by Angi reveals how much influence a pet has in major and minor life decisions.

Trends & Insights
31 Aug 2022
Pet care company raises a $40 million series A

Pet care company raises a $40 million series A

Petfolk is ready to scale its in-person, virtual and emergency vet services.

Pet Care
30 Aug 2022
Two-thirds of pets tag along on summer holiday this year

Two-thirds of pets tag along on summer holiday this year

A survey conducted by Dutch pet retailer Pets Place shows that 21% more animals are going on holiday compared to pre-COVID.

Trends & Insights
15 Aug 2022
Swedencare acquires premium pet supplements company NaturVet

Swedencare acquires premium pet supplements company NaturVet

Through the acquisition, worth $447.5 million (€393M), Swedencare gains a stronger foothold in the US pet supplements market.

Pet Care
11 Feb 2022
Nordic pet retailer Musti Group published its quarterly results, and it's record-breaking

Nordic pet retailer Musti Group published its quarterly results, and it's record-breaking

In the last quarter of 2021, Musti grew to € 101.3 million ($115.6M) in sales, which is a 20.2% increased compared to the same period the year before.

Retail, Online & DTC
10 Feb 2022
Dane Creek Capital acquires Wodema

Dane Creek Capital acquires Wodema

Wodema and its Kettle Craft soft chews and Jay's Soft & Chewy products are the latest addition to the United Raw brands portfolio.

News
9 Feb 2022
Global research study indicates consumer pet food and ingredient desires

Global research study indicates consumer pet food and ingredient desires

What are the current consumer preferences around clean label, sustainability and health-promoting or plant-based ingredients?

Trends & Insights
7 Feb 2022
Do employees miss their dog more than their spouse or kids?

Do employees miss their dog more than their spouse or kids?

A survey by BARK provides insights into the current state of relationships between dogs and their dog parents and attitudes about going back to the office.

Trends & Insights
8 Oct 2021
Zesty Paws acquired by H&H Group

Zesty Paws acquired by H&H Group

The US pet supplements brand that was founded in 2015 will be fully owned by the health and nutrition company headquartered in Hong Kong.

News
26 Aug 2021
Kinderhook acquires Primal Pet Foods

Kinderhook acquires Primal Pet Foods

With this acquisition, Kinderhook will bring together portfolio companies Primal Pet Foods (raw pet food) and Prairie Dog Pet Products (dog treats).

News
22 Aug 2021
EarthWise Pet, Pet Stuff America, and Pet Stuff Franchising agree to form a strategic partnership

EarthWise Pet, Pet Stuff America, and Pet Stuff Franchising agree to form a strategic partnership

The deal will bring 130 pet stores together under the EarthWise Pet family of brands and combine franchising support and sales efforts under one roof.

Retail, Online & DTC
22 Aug 2021
Ferplast takes over Hydor

Ferplast takes over Hydor

Ferplast, the Italian pet accessories company, dives into the world of aquariums with its most recent acquisition.

News
11 Jul 2021
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