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Japanese officials launch inspection to curb pet sales

Japanese officials launch inspection to curb pet sales

Local governments want to limit the number of dogs and cats allowed by breeders and pet specialists.

Global Pet Industry
20 Feb 2024
Interzoo 2024: record-breaking over 2,000 exhibitors

Interzoo 2024: record-breaking over 2,000 exhibitors

The leading international trade fair for pet supplies will host exhibitors from 69 countries in the German city of Nuremberg in May.

Global Pet Industry
19 Feb 2024
Petco appoints new Chief Human Resources Officer

Petco appoints new Chief Human Resources Officer

Holly May joins the American pet retailer after a previous tenure at pharmacy giant Walgreens.

Retail, Online & DTC
15 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
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
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
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
Tractive wins the GlobalPETS Forum Award 2024

Tractive wins the GlobalPETS Forum Award 2024

The innovative Austrian pet tech company follows in the footsteps of 2023 award winner Snellman and takes home this coveted prize.

Global Pet Industry
1 Feb 2024
Das Futterhaus: positive sales trend in 2023

Das Futterhaus: positive sales trend in 2023

The pet retailer posted €580 million ($630.44M) in revenue across its network in Germany and Austria.

Retail, Online & DTC
25 Jan 2024
Gloria Pets recognized among 500 Spanish SMEs leading business growth

Gloria Pets recognized among 500 Spanish SMEs leading business growth

The Spanish pet product distributor operates in more than 30 countries and is looking to expand its footprint in the near future.

Trends & Insights
18 Jan 2024
Taiwanese pet parents splurge $900 on pets annually

Taiwanese pet parents splurge $900 on pets annually

Most of their budget goes to food, medication and grooming services.

Trends & Insights
15 Jan 2024
This is the only pet retailer on the list of America's Most Responsible Companies

This is the only pet retailer on the list of America's Most Responsible Companies

600 companies have been selected for their holistic approaches to corporate responsibility.

Retail, Online & DTC
15 Jan 2024
Diving into the fiscal year-end finances of pet firms

Diving into the fiscal year-end finances of pet firms

While inflation and less consumer spending have resulted in some players trading down their yearly guidance, others are optimistic. GlobalPETS learns more.

Trends & Insights
12 Jan 2024
Looking at the pet industry’s new appointments as we step into 2024

Looking at the pet industry’s new appointments as we step into 2024

From pet insurance to retail, there have been various C-suite changes in the past weeks.

Global Pet Industry
8 Jan 2024
The 10 most-read stories of 2023

The 10 most-read stories of 2023

GlobalPETS unveils the coverage that generated the most interest among readers last year.

Global Pet Industry
5 Jan 2024
How Musti ramped up business by 9.5% in a year

How Musti ramped up business by 9.5% in a year

A few days after the announcement of a bid to acquire the company, the Nordic pet retailer shares more about its yearly performance.

Retail, Online & DTC
21 Dec 2023
From profit to loss: Chewy’s Q3 in a nutshell

From profit to loss: Chewy’s Q3 in a nutshell

The online pet retailer increased sales by 8.2% but slightly reduced its full-year guidance.

Retail, Online & DTC
8 Dec 2023
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