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Tom&Co acquires online veterinary pharmacies PharmaPets and Vetostore

Tom&Co acquires online veterinary pharmacies PharmaPets and Vetostore

The Belgian pet retailer expects to accelerate its digital strategy in the European market.

Retail, Online & DTC
18 Jun 2024
A loss-making business: CVS Group halts Dutch and Irish operations

A loss-making business: CVS Group halts Dutch and Irish operations

The British vet care provider wants to focus on its home market and Australia.

Pet Care
27 May 2024
Interzoo 2024: what to expect

Interzoo 2024: what to expect

Just days before the European pet trade fair kicks off in Germany, GlobalPETS examines how it will unveil the latest trends in pet care.

Trends & Insights
2 May 2024
US will not impose tariffs on imported tin mill steel

US will not impose tariffs on imported tin mill steel

A recent decision safeguards canned pet food from a price increase – and the industry breathes a sigh of relief.

Global Pet Industry
18 Apr 2024
Industry leaders tackle AI, healthy eating and sustainability at GlobalPETS Forum in Venice

Industry leaders tackle AI, healthy eating and sustainability at GlobalPETS Forum in Venice

More than 300 pet industry experts assembled at this year’s event to share knowledge, experience and insights on how businesses can respond to issues including technological advances and shifts in pet owners’ priorities.

Global Pet Industry
28 Mar 2024
Tractive wins GlobalPETS Forum Award

Tractive wins GlobalPETS Forum Award

The Austrian pet tech company follows in the footsteps of 2023 award winner Snellman to take home this annual prize.

Trends & Insights
28 Mar 2024
These pet products have won the 2023 European Product Design Awards

These pet products have won the 2023 European Product Design Awards

The awards recognize the best in international product design in different categories, including pet supplies.

Trends & Insights
11 Mar 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
GPF 2024: present and future of the pet industry

GPF 2024: present and future of the pet industry

More than 300 insiders gathered in Venice to share their knowledge, experiences and key insights on opportunities for pet businesses.

Global Pet Industry
29 Jan 2024
Protix secures €37 million of debt financing from the EU

Protix secures €37 million of debt financing from the EU

A loan from the European Investment Bank (EIB) will help the insect manufacturer and supplier establish a new facility in Poland.

Global Pet Industry
29 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
United Petfood takes over Dutch De Haan Petfood

United Petfood takes over Dutch De Haan Petfood

The Belgian private-label manufacturer hopes to consolidate business success in the wet food category.

Pet Food
4 Jan 2024
Analysis: Why Tyson Foods invested in insect supplier Protix?

Analysis: Why Tyson Foods invested in insect supplier Protix?

This year’s flat net sales have made the growing insect market even more appealing for the American multinational.

Pet Food
7 Dec 2023
BARF pet food: the story so far

BARF pet food: the story so far

The raw pet food sector is rapidly evolving, but there are some key challenges it needs to overcome.

Pet Food
24 Nov 2023
Fressnapf acquires Dutch retailer Jumper

Fressnapf acquires Dutch retailer Jumper

The German firm wants to strengthen its footprint in the Netherlands as part of a European expansion plan. 

Retail, Online & DTC
16 Nov 2023
IQI Trusted Petfood Ingredients joins global food supplier OSI Group

IQI Trusted Petfood Ingredients joins global food supplier OSI Group

The Dutch ingredient supplier aims to reach new customers and broaden its product portfolio.

Ingredients
3 Nov 2023
How Tyson Foods and Protix want to ramp up operations in the US by 2025

How Tyson Foods and Protix want to ramp up operations in the US by 2025

The American manufacturer invested €55 million ($58.2M) in the Dutch insect supplier. GlobalPETS learns more. 

Ingredients
24 Oct 2023
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