The ‘stark reality’ for UK pet parents
A research from a vet charity reveals that 4 million owners are slashing their own food budgets to accommodate pet needs.
Why is the Japanese dog population decreasing?
The stringent regulations, the economic conditions, and the discouragement campaigns are behind this unusual trend in Asia.
Cargill to open second pet food facility in China
The new factory will help the company increase its pet food offering in the Asian region.
The success of Malaysia’s first taxi-hailing service app for pets
JoJo Pets plans to expand nationwide to Thailand and Singapore after registering a surge in demand.
These are the winners of Purina’s Unleashed 2023
The selected start-ups will participate in the giant’s accelerator lab program for 5 months.
New year, softer inflation? Price hikes in pet supplies see a relief
The Consumer Price Index (CPI) in the US and Europe saw a stabilizing trend in pet product prices in the first 2 months of 2023.
Unexpected hike of US pet food imports in China
The number of American products reaching the Asian market increased by 200% from January to November 2022.
Which are the UK’s top 10 pets?
Dogs and cats continue to dominate the country’s pet population, while rabbit numbers have doubled.
APPA appoints new board members
Purina’s VP of Sales in North America, Tommy Baroody, is the new American Pet Products Association chair.
Australian home and garden retailer expands its pet range
Bunnings introduces 1,000 new pet supplies, its largest product portfolio growth in 2 decades.
UK government investigates puppy mills and designer pets amid abuse claims
The local industry supports the initiative looking into the “increasingly available evidence” of cruel practices involving pets.
This is what Thai owners think about their pets
Nearly half of pet parents consider their animals to be proxy children, according to a survey.
Imported pet food sales jumps tenfold in China
Alibaba Group concludes that foreign pet food brands have grown from $100 million in 2016 to $1 billion in 2022.
Malaysian pet food maker to raise $100 million
Pet World Nutritions is planning an initial public offering (IPO) in Singapore by the end of the year
Mars Petcare opens its first R&D center in Asia Pacific
The new Chonburi (Thailand) plant will test new products and develop new recipes.
British natural pet food startup closes £6 million investment
Scrumbles will use most of the capital injection to launch the company’s international debut.
Pet Supplies Plus to expand in Northeastern US
The Michigan-based pet retailer acquired 20 outlets from Independent Pet Partners.
Brazilian food giant BRF to sell its pet food portfolio
The company wants to raise cash in a challenging financial situation.
New top management roles at Instinct Pet Food
Gordon Dumesich takes on the mantle of CEO while Neil Thompson moves into the chairman position.
These are AlphaPet's plans following takeover of German pet food brand
The company wants to boost Herrmann’s Manufaktur footprint in German-speaking countries and expand its portfolio to new markets in Asia.
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