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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
From £200m to £500m in sales: Inspired Pet Nutrition’s ambitions

From £200m to £500m in sales: Inspired Pet Nutrition’s ambitions

The British pet food manufacturer, which is celebrating 100 years in the business, wants to become a top player in the country.

Pet Food
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
Fresh intel on the UK pet market

Fresh intel on the UK pet market

UK pet owners remain largely brand-loyal, are increasingly buying fresh and raw pet food, and are becoming more open to subscription models.

Trends & Insights
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
Present and future of the equine industry

Present and future of the equine industry

Despite it being a $100-billion industry, there is still a lack of awareness about the equestrian business sector across Europe. So, how are things changing?

Global Pet Industry
9 Feb 2024
Major corporations are expanding their horizons and moving into the pet care space

Major corporations are expanding their horizons and moving into the pet care space

The pet industry is appealing to more and more companies that want to grow their stake in an attractive and rapidly evolving sector.

Global Pet Industry
9 Feb 2024
The importance of clinical governance in the vet sector

The importance of clinical governance in the vet sector

GlobalPETS learns how UK-based vet providers CVS and Pets at Home are implementing changes to improve the quality of the services they provide.

Pet Care
8 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
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
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
A new round of appointments in the pet industry

A new round of appointments in the pet industry

Zooplus, TasFoods, Bella & Duke, ADM and Crespel & Deiters have recently announced changes in their management teams.

Global Pet Industry
25 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
Vets raise concerns about XL Bully dog ban in the UK

Vets raise concerns about XL Bully dog ban in the UK

They warn that veterinary capacity might be insufficient to treat or euthanize the animals.

News
5 Jan 2024
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