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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.

Retail, Online & DTC
14 Jun 2024
Dog owners recognize diet as a controlling pillar for longevity yet fail to act on it

Dog owners recognize diet as a controlling pillar for longevity yet fail to act on it

A recent survey revealed a gap between pet parents' understanding of how to increase their pets' longevity and their actual approach.

Trends & Insights
14 Jun 2024
Cat microchipping becomes mandatory in the UK

Cat microchipping becomes mandatory in the UK

The government is to create a single point of access to collate all microchip records in one place.

Global Pet Industry
13 Jun 2024
Taiwan: new pet ID system, registration trends and vet concentration

Taiwan: new pet ID system, registration trends and vet concentration

GlobalPETS covers the latest developments in the East Asian country that are impacting the local pet industry.

News
13 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
Majority of Brits are unaware of the ingredients in their pets’ food

Majority of Brits are unaware of the ingredients in their pets’ food

Pet owners in Northern Ireland and London show the highest level of awareness. GlobalPETS unveils the detailed findings of a new survey.

Trends & Insights
11 Jun 2024
Monthly update: latest appointments in the pet industry

Monthly update: latest appointments in the pet industry

These are the companies that have hired new executives in the past weeks.

News
10 Jun 2024
US: Upper limit on copper concentration in dog food won’t happen for now

US: Upper limit on copper concentration in dog food won’t happen for now

AAFCO’s Pet Food Committee has voted against voluntary controlled copper claims due to insufficient data after gathering feedback from industry players.

News
7 Jun 2024
The French pet industry increased turnover in 2023, with e-commerce booming

The French pet industry increased turnover in 2023, with e-commerce booming

The number of pets totaled 75.1 million nationwide, reaching pre-Covid levels.

Global Pet Industry
6 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
Fressnapf goes paperless, stops distributing printed leaflets

Fressnapf goes paperless, stops distributing printed leaflets

Starting in July, the German pet retailer will communicate with its customers exclusively via digital means.

Retail, Online & DTC
5 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
More cats, same number of dogs: pet ownership in Austria in 2024

More cats, same number of dogs: pet ownership in Austria in 2024

As many as 46% of households in the country have at least 1 pet. GlobalPETS shares the latest industry figures.

Global Pet Industry
3 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
Nearly 8 out of 10 sales at Chewy come from repeat customers

Nearly 8 out of 10 sales at Chewy come from repeat customers

The American online pet retailer sold 3.1% more in the 3 months to 28 April 2024.

Retail, Online & DTC
31 May 2024
Will the UK impose maximum vet prescription fees?

Will the UK impose maximum vet prescription fees?

The Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) has launched an investigation of the national vet market amid competition and price concerns.

Pet Care
30 May 2024
Pets at Home nears £2 billion in yearly consumer revenue

Pets at Home nears £2 billion in yearly consumer revenue

The profit of the British pet retailer drops due to the weaker performance of accessories.

Retail, Online & DTC
30 May 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
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