Darling Ingredients completes acquisition of rendering firm Miropasz
The Texas-based agrifood company first announced plans to acquire the Polish firm for €110 million ($118.74M) in 2022.
Wag! posts 53% revenue increase in 2023
The Californian pet care firm’s wellness business accounted for more than half of its activity.
Petco appoints new Chief Human Resources Officer
Holly May joins the American pet retailer after a previous tenure at pharmacy giant Walgreens.
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.
Spectrum Brands looking to get back on track after flat performance
The poor performance of the company’s aquatic portfolio and fewer sales in the specialist channel drove its last quarter.
Central Garden & Pet sees a slight decline in pet sales in Q1 FY24
The performance of pet beds and small animals declined by double digits during Q1.
Purina acquires facility in the US state of Georgia
The pet food giant has been leasing its facility in Fulton, where it has been operating since 1972.
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?
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.
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?
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.
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?
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.
Canadian pet food industry responds to local legislation and global market shifts
From the impact of federal regulations on plastic to adapting to changes at international level, the pet food sector in Canada demonstrates resilience in the face of its many challenges.
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.
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.
Pet Sustainability Coalition’s 2024 Earth Day Rally: 30 days of education and action
Every year, from April 1st to 30th, the Pet Sustainability Coalition rallies the industry to take meaningful and measurable action toward a more sustainable future.
L Catterton pumps $40 million into Sploot Veterinary Care
The Colorado-based vet care platform aims to broaden its veterinary network and enhance customer satisfaction.
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.
Legislation in New Jersey seeks to curb the sale of animals in pet stores
Lawmakers want to increase the adoption of dogs, cats and rabbits throughout the Garden State.