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What do cat parents look for when buying pet food?

What do cat parents look for when buying pet food?

More than 6 out of 10 prioritize ingredient quality, but some are unsatisfied with the current market offerings.

Trends & Insights
20 Jun 2024
How Heads Up For Tails is taking its business internationally

How Heads Up For Tails is taking its business internationally

After opening in Singapore, the Indian-based pet retailer will look for opportunities in the Middle East and South East Asia.

Retail, Online & DTC
19 Jun 2024
German DTC pet food brand closes investment

German DTC pet food brand closes investment

Provital received a capital investment to enhance its product portfolio and markets.

Retail, Online & DTC
19 Jun 2024
Mars starts production in Chinese pet food factory

Mars starts production in Chinese pet food factory

The Tianjin plant, located 150 km from Beijing, will supply Mars’ pet portfolio nationwide.

Production & Packaging
18 Jun 2024
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
Chewy continues rollout of vet clinic network

Chewy continues rollout of vet clinic network

The online pet retailer recently opened 2 new centers in Atlanta and has more in the pipeline. GlobalPETS learns more.

Pet Care
14 Jun 2024
Sales up, profits down: PetMeds’ performance impacted by PetCareRx acquisition

Sales up, profits down: PetMeds’ performance impacted by PetCareRx acquisition

The American online pharmacy wants to drive growth and improve profitability in the next fiscal year.

News
12 Jun 2024
Zesty Paws launches in Europe, targets Middle East and Asia

Zesty Paws launches in Europe, targets Middle East and Asia

The pet supplement brand is embracing a new omnichannel strategy to expand its footprint further this year.

Pet Care
12 Jun 2024
United Petfood to start production in the US

United Petfood to start production in the US

The Belgian manufacturer has purchased a facility in Indiana to expand its footprint in North America.

Pet Food
10 Jun 2024
Mixlab expands business to large animals

Mixlab expands business to large animals

The vet pharmacy start-up recently acquired NexGen Animal Health to meet the rising demand.

Pet Care
6 Jun 2024
Australian pet store chain acquires Petstock’s locations

Australian pet store chain acquires Petstock’s locations

PetO adds 41 stores and 25 veterinary clinics to its portfolio, becoming the third biggest pet retailer in the country.

Retail, Online & DTC
4 Jun 2024
Butternut Box and PsiBufet add new production site in Poland

Butternut Box and PsiBufet add new production site in Poland

The British and Polish pet food manufacturers want to enhance their distribution capabilities in Europe.

Pet Food
4 Jun 2024
Enifer raises €36 million to introduce fungi-based solutions to the pet industry

Enifer raises €36 million to introduce fungi-based solutions to the pet industry

The Finnish biotech start-up highlights that this protein is essential for a more sustainable food chain.

News
3 Jun 2024
Pet inflation: How Canadians feel about rising costs

Pet inflation: How Canadians feel about rising costs

A recent survey suggests that pet parents in the country are paying this year up to 200% more for pet food. GlobalPETS dives into the data.

Trends & Insights
29 May 2024
What we know about Purina’s new investment in Mexico

What we know about Purina’s new investment in Mexico

Nestlé will inject more than $200 million to expand the capacity of its pet food production in the country.

Pet Food
28 May 2024
Brazilian pet industry hits $13.8 billion in 2023

Brazilian pet industry hits $13.8 billion in 2023

Pet food accounts for over half of the industry’s business, while the pet care and vet sectors increased turnover.

Global Pet Industry
28 May 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
US government grants $2.8 million to enhance pet food exports

US government grants $2.8 million to enhance pet food exports

The scheme is aimed at expanding the footprint of pet players in high-potential regions.

News
27 May 2024
Latest M&A activity in the veterinary and pharmaceutical sector

Latest M&A activity in the veterinary and pharmaceutical sector

GlobalPETS compiles the latest investments in the field, from veterinary laboratories to online pharmacies.

News
23 May 2024
Mars to invest over €67 million in its pet business in France

Mars to invest over €67 million in its pet business in France

Which production plants will benefit from the capital injection to boost the multinational’s pet operations in the country?

News
22 May 2024
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