Symrise opens new production facilities in France and Brazil
The German company strengthens its presence in Latin America and opens a dry pet food pilot production site in Europe. These are the details.
The versatility of yeast-based ingredients: from protein source to immune support
Yeasts are single-cell microorganisms known and used by humans for over 5,000 years. What are the benefits of these versatile ingredients to pet nutrition?
Get to know your product!
With prices rising, pet food producers are looking for ways to optimize their formulas and develop new products that are tasty for pets.
The benefits of shellfish in pet food
Shellfish have long been a part of the human diet, but can they benefit our pets as well? A closer look at the increasing popularity of shellfish in the pet food industry.
The role of emulsifiers and stabilizers in wet pet food
Emulsifiers and stabilizers come from a variety of sources and help achieve the desired consistency of wet food and other liquid products; some can even provide health benefits.
Enhancing the taste of food for pets
Palatable foods combine flavors, aromas, appearance and consistency. But is one factor more important than another? And what is the role of sucrose and salt?
Palatability approaches for performance and profit
As consumers are postponing vacations, turning down thermostats, and buying fewer treats – for themselves and their pets – the pet food industry needs to look at ways to stay resilient.
Technology helps develop nutritious, functional and tasty protein ingredients
New technological advances in electronic sensing increase precision and speed in pet food product development.
Insect-based protein – living up to expectations?
Insects have fast become a go-to ingredient as an alternative and sustainable source of protein in dry pet food. However, there are still questions to be answered regarding the true nutritional value of insect-based proteins.
AFB International to build its third facility in North America
A new $79 million facility in Columbus (Georgia) is aimed at helping the company ensure faster delivery to customers.
Symrise completes acquisition of Chinese manufacturer Wing Pet Food
The takeover of the pet food palatant company aims to accelerate the company’s diversification in the “highly attractive” Asian region.
Wilbur-Ellis acquires Emmert to strengthen position in the pet food industry
This takeover supports the manufacturer’s strategy to continue expanding as one of the leading agriculture and food companies in North America.
Symrise Pet Food to build new pet food palatant plant in US
The German company invested $65.5 million (€61.9M) in the construction of a new facility in South Carolina.
Proudly Ukrainian, working responsibly towards global transformation
Kormotech is a Ukrainian family-run company that produces high-quality dog and cat food for its own brands and private labels.
Use of SDPP and EHPP as palatants enhancers in dry kibble recipes for cats and dogs
Pets quickly become family members and pet parents want to feed them as such. This is part of the reason why there is a demand for high quality proteins to be added to their food and treats.
Is a new era beckoning for meat analogs?
Interest in creating meat-like textures with plant proteins is on the rise again. Is there a place for next-generation meat analogs?
Pet food assurance
Kemin Nutrisurance provides industry-leading solutions for the pet food and rendering markets.
Palatability with less phosphorus is possible
Excess inorganic phosphorus can be harmful to cats. New palatable, low phosphorus feline palatants for your pet food are available.
What is the best pet food palatant?
Choosing the best palatant demands a deep understanding of the customer’s needs
Will 'palatable and nutritious' insect-based pet food take off in Asia?
At least two European start-ups are venturing into Asia, and a Singapore-headquartered firm is looking to launch Southeast Asia’s first insect-based dog food brand in the fourth quarter of this year.