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8 out of 10 Aussie pet parents worry about inflationary pressure

8 out of 10 Aussie pet parents worry about inflationary pressure

Most Gen Z and Baby Boomer pet owners in the country are concerned about rising costs. GlobalPETS takes a look at the latest insights.

Trends & Insights
5 Apr 2024
IKEA launches new pet accessories collection

IKEA launches new pet accessories collection

The Swedish home furniture multinational’s new line will be available in some markets this April. GlobalPETS learns more.

Retail, Online & DTC
2 Apr 2024
E-commerce trends in the Southeast Asian pet supplies market

E-commerce trends in the Southeast Asian pet supplies market

Rising pet ownership is creating potential. Although in-store shopping remains dominant, online sales growth is robust throughout the region.

Trends & Insights
28 Mar 2024
Opportunities to shape the developing Filipino pet care market

Opportunities to shape the developing Filipino pet care market

There are plenty of openings for brands to be a part of the development of the sector in the Philippines. But to be successful, it’s important to understand the different types of potential consumers and the barriers to overcome.

Trends & Insights
28 Mar 2024
How pet food fared in Black Friday week

How pet food fared in Black Friday week

This annual sales event is also on the pet industry calendar, with many retailers opting for strong promotional activity. PETS International compares the week’s sales in 2023 with the same period in 2022.

Trends & Insights
28 Mar 2024
Interview with CEO of Pet Lovers Centre: “Our website and marketplaces will be our main means of growth”

Interview with CEO of Pet Lovers Centre: “Our website and marketplaces will be our main means of growth”

The largest pet retailer in Southeast Asia wants to continue growing its footprint with new stores, but also to expand its customer reach by partnering with e-commerce giants and supermarkets.

Retail, Online & DTC
28 Mar 2024
Driving growth with in-store services

Driving growth with in-store services

The shape of the pet retailing ecosystem is changing. As online channels take an ever-bigger share of the market, traditional retailers are increasing their interaction with customers as a strategy for propelling growth.

Retail, Online & DTC
28 Mar 2024
It’s not just about quantity: weight control and pet food

It’s not just about quantity: weight control and pet food

When it comes to controlling obesity in pets, there’s a need to focus more on the energy density and nutrients of specific diets rather than just seeking to reduce feeding volume.

Trends & Insights
28 Mar 2024
Health and wellness: a new angle for the cat litter sector

Health and wellness: a new angle for the cat litter sector

It’s a trend that shouldn’t be ignored – cat parents are increasingly concerned about their pet’s well-being. So, there’s room for growth in any area that can tap into this sentiment – including pet hygiene products.

Trends & Insights
28 Mar 2024
How to meet the challenges of pet food distribution

How to meet the challenges of pet food distribution

Surging demand for pet food worldwide obliges companies to plan ahead. Here, an expert in the supply chain field describes the best approaches to adopt to ensure product is distributed efficiently.

Production & Packaging
28 Mar 2024
From 17.4 to 17.2 million pets: UK pet population trends in the past 2 years

From 17.4 to 17.2 million pets: UK pet population trends in the past 2 years

New data from UK Pet Food concludes that 60% of British households owned a non-aquatic pet in 2023.

Trends & Insights
26 Mar 2024
What’s been trending at Global Pet Expo 2024?

What’s been trending at Global Pet Expo 2024?

With sustainability at the forefront, retailers have introduced cost-effective, innovative, and trendy products for all-round pet care at the Florida expo.

Trends & Insights
22 Mar 2024
Treats and dry food: General Mills’ negative performance in pet portfolio continues

Treats and dry food: General Mills’ negative performance in pet portfolio continues

Sales in the category were down 3% in the 3 months to 26 February 2024.

Pet Food
21 Mar 2024
UK’s competition watchdog: pet owners might be overpaying for medicines

UK’s competition watchdog: pet owners might be overpaying for medicines

GlobalPETS analyses the Competition and Markets Authority’s (CMA) concerns and how the industry has reacted.

Pet Care
19 Mar 2024
Pet Valu sees steady growth in 2023

Pet Valu sees steady growth in 2023

Canada’s largest pet retailer increased revenue and sales last year, but net income declined. GlobalPETS dives into its latest earnings report.

Retail, Online & DTC
7 Mar 2024
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
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