Pet care

More than 20% of Nestlé’s sales last year were pet products

More than 20% of Nestlé’s sales last year were pet products

The conglomerate’s pet category is the largest contributor to organic growth, while global sales decreased by 1.5%.

Pet Food
23 Feb 2024
Better Choice to develop weight loss supplement for pets

Better Choice to develop weight loss supplement for pets

The Florida-based pet health and wellness firm recently acquired all issued and outstanding shares in Canadian Aimia Pet Healthco for an undisclosed amount.

Pet Care
23 Feb 2024
Zoetis increased revenue by 6% in 2023

Zoetis increased revenue by 6% in 2023

Sales of its osteoarthritis, flea, tick and heartworm medications have driven the company’s pet portfolio’s positive results in the last quarter of 2023.

Pet Care
21 Feb 2024
Fressnapf posts record €4 billion turnover in 2023

Fressnapf posts record €4 billion turnover in 2023

How did the German pet retailer increase its business by 15% in a turbulent year? Here are the details.

Retail, Online & DTC
21 Feb 2024
Japanese officials launch inspection to curb pet sales

Japanese officials launch inspection to curb pet sales

Local governments want to limit the number of dogs and cats allowed by breeders and pet specialists.

Global Pet Industry
20 Feb 2024
Italian pet wellness company Jampy secures €1 million investment

Italian pet wellness company Jampy secures €1 million investment

The Milan-based firm wants to expand its portfolio across Europe and beyond.

Pet Care
20 Feb 2024
Interzoo 2024: record-breaking over 2,000 exhibitors

Interzoo 2024: record-breaking over 2,000 exhibitors

The leading international trade fair for pet supplies will host exhibitors from 69 countries in the German city of Nuremberg in May.

Global Pet Industry
19 Feb 2024
Wag! posts 53% revenue increase in 2023

Wag! posts 53% revenue increase in 2023

The Californian pet care firm’s wellness business accounted for more than half of its activity.

Pet Care
16 Feb 2024
Petco appoints new Chief Human Resources Officer

Petco appoints new Chief Human Resources Officer

Holly May joins the American pet retailer after a previous tenure at pharmacy giant Walgreens.

Retail, Online & DTC
15 Feb 2024
Elanco to sell its aqua business to Merck Animal Health

Elanco to sell its aqua business to Merck Animal Health

The $1.3 billion sale will allow the pharma company to focus on its pet health portfolio.

Pet Care
14 Feb 2024
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
Pet insurance in Southeast Asia: a gap in the market?

Pet insurance in Southeast Asia: a gap in the market?

Recently funded digital insurance firm Igloo notes the region's lack of accessibility to pet care despite increased demand.

Pet Care
13 Feb 2024
How concerned are Indian pet parents with home cleanliness?

How concerned are Indian pet parents with home cleanliness?

A survey from household appliances manufacturer Dyson unveils pet parents’ cleaning routines in the country.

Pet Care
13 Feb 2024
Spectrum Brands looking to get back on track after flat performance

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.

Global Pet Industry
12 Feb 2024
Central Garden & Pet sees a slight decline in pet sales in Q1 FY24

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.

Retail, Online & DTC
12 Feb 2024
US pet supply sales on Amazon up by a quarter

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?

Retail, Online & DTC
9 Feb 2024
South Korea’s drive to revolutionize pet tech

South Korea’s drive to revolutionize pet tech

When it comes to innovation, South Korea often feels years ahead of other countries. And if the East Asian nation’s technological ambitions come to fruition, the pet industry will soon be no exception.

Trends & Insights
9 Feb 2024
US and Canada: a comparative data analysis

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.

Trends & Insights
9 Feb 2024
Managing chronic enteropathies in pets: diet, fiber and the microbiome

Managing chronic enteropathies in pets: diet, fiber and the microbiome

With gastrointestinal symptoms common in pets, treatment of chronic enteropathies in cats and dogs is of ongoing interest – and there is a variety of nutritional strategies to lean on.

Pet Care
9 Feb 2024
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