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These pet brands are America’s best large employers

These pet brands are America’s best large employers

Forbes recognized some well-known pet players in its annual ranking. Read on to find out more.

Trends & Insights
27 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
South Korea’s drive to revolutionize pet tech

South Korea’s drive to revolutionize pet tech

When it comes to innovation, South Korea often feels years ahead of other countries. And if the East Asian nation’s technological ambitions come to fruition, the pet industry will soon be no exception.

Trends & Insights
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
What’s in store for vegan pet food in 2024?

What’s in store for vegan pet food in 2024?

The vegan pet food sector is witnessing a host of new brands and innovations. So what’s driving this trend? Is there a case for flexitarian pets? And how can manufacturers win against conventional meat brands?

Pet Food
9 Feb 2024
Raising standards in UK animal training and behavior services

Raising standards in UK animal training and behavior services

Pet owners are increasingly seeking ways of assessing the competence of those who offer their services as an animal ‘trainer’ or ‘behaviorist’.

Pet Care
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 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
Certification is much more than a quality label

Certification is much more than a quality label

As certification schemes become more popular in many industries, experts in the field decode the value of these credentials for the pet sector.

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
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
UK and US officials highlight the potential of pet food in South Korea

UK and US officials highlight the potential of pet food in South Korea

Both countries believe the market offers exciting business opportunities for pet firms.

Global Pet Industry
31 Jan 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
Hill’s crosses $4.2B in sales in 2023

Hill’s crosses $4.2B in sales in 2023

Witnessing 15.5% in annual growth and making up almost a quarter of Colgate-Palmolive’s Q4 sales, the pet food subsidiary closes FY 2023 with minimal losses.

Pet Food
30 Jan 2024
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