Pet care

Legislation update: new pet insurance laws in the US

Legislation update: new pet insurance laws in the US

GlobalPETS looks at the regulatory framework in Pennsylvania, New York, New Jersey and New Hampshire.

News
23 Jul 2024
Singapore pet start-up receives fresh funding

Singapore pet start-up receives fresh funding

Pawprints aims to boost the firm’s operational capacity after the transaction. GlobalPETS talks to the company.

Production & Packaging
22 Jul 2024
GlobalPETS data: How are pet parents adapting their spending patterns?

GlobalPETS data: How are pet parents adapting their spending patterns?

More than 5 in 10 British and Canadian pet owners are considering or have already traded down due to inflation.

Trends & Insights
22 Jul 2024
Petco, General Mills, ADM and more: new executives in the pet industry

Petco, General Mills, ADM and more: new executives in the pet industry

GlobalPETS tracks the latest executive hiring activity in the pet industry from the past few weeks.

Global Pet Industry
19 Jul 2024
KIKA Group’s exports increased 35% in 2023

KIKA Group’s exports increased 35% in 2023

The Lithuanian manufacturer and retailer is optimistic about increasing its product portfolio and market footprint this year.

Global Pet Industry
17 Jul 2024
The role of pet supplies in Amazon Prime Day 2024

The role of pet supplies in Amazon Prime Day 2024

The category is forecast to be a leader in the e-commerce giant’s annual shopping event.

Retail, Online & DTC
16 Jul 2024
Elanco sells aqua business to Merk Animal Health

Elanco sells aqua business to Merk Animal Health

The $1.3 billion (€1.1B) transaction will enable the Indiana-based animal health company to focus on its pet portfolio and repay debts.

Global Pet Industry
15 Jul 2024
What does the UK competition watchdog want to investigate in its vet inquiry?

What does the UK competition watchdog want to investigate in its vet inquiry?

GlobalPETS dives into the details shared by the country's Competition and Markets Authority.

Pet Care
15 Jul 2024
Half of French pet owners have had to give up veterinary visits

Half of French pet owners have had to give up veterinary visits

According to new research, high costs, lack of appointments, and geographical obstacles are the reasons. GlobalPETS learns more.

Trends & Insights
12 Jul 2024
Vetnique Labs to acquire UK supplement player Lintbells

Vetnique Labs to acquire UK supplement player Lintbells

Both companies are expected to combine their resources to drive acceleration in the British and American markets.

Retail, Online & DTC
12 Jul 2024
Mars completes stake acquisition in French veterinary players

Mars completes stake acquisition in French veterinary players

The multinational has added Cerba Vet and ANTAGENE to its pet care portfolio.

Pet Care
8 Jul 2024
The role of pets in supporting healthy lifestyles for senior owners in Japan

The role of pets in supporting healthy lifestyles for senior owners in Japan

Most senior Japanese pet owners highlight the positive benefits of pet ownership. GlobalPETS dives into the results of a new survey.

Trends & Insights
8 Jul 2024
22.6 million: pet ownership in the Netherlands increased slightly last year

22.6 million: pet ownership in the Netherlands increased slightly last year

A new survey reveals that more than 74% of pet parents in the country didn’t change their spending habits despite inflation.

Trends & Insights
3 Jul 2024
Swedish vet clinic FirstVet closes €20 million funding round

Swedish vet clinic FirstVet closes €20 million funding round

The capital injection will accelerate product development and support the company’s expansions plans in North America.

Global Pet Industry
2 Jul 2024
Japanese pet owners rely on friends’ and family’s opinions when choosing a pet

Japanese pet owners rely on friends’ and family’s opinions when choosing a pet

According to a new survey, these opinions are more important than advice from specialized pet stores or vets.

Trends & Insights
28 Jun 2024
New pet telemedicine law in Florida comes into effect in July

New pet telemedicine law in Florida comes into effect in July

The southern state became the 7th in the US to regulate the model following Governor Ron DeSantis’s signature.

Pet Care
27 Jun 2024
Iper La grande i rebrands its pet business

Iper La grande i rebrands its pet business

The Italian hypermarket chain expands its product portfolio to more than just food.

Retail, Online & DTC
24 Jun 2024
Latest investments in the pet insurance sector

Latest investments in the pet insurance sector

Rainwalk Technology, RSA Insurance Group and Healthy Paws have recently attracted strategic investments.

Global Pet Industry
24 Jun 2024
Nationwide to cancel 100,000 pet insurance policies

Nationwide to cancel 100,000 pet insurance policies

The American pet insurance provider has announced the non-renewal due to inflationary pressures.

Pet Care
20 Jun 2024
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
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