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- Lallemand Animal Nutrition has announced the 2017 Lallemand Forward Scholarship recipients.
- Pet-centric brand strategy and communications firm Matrix Partners recently received a Platinum Hermes award in the Pro Bono Public Relations category for staging a comprehensive program to promote the Internet Cat Video Festival in Chicago.
- DSM Nutritional Products has introduced the DSM ANH Science News App to provide updates on research in the animal nutrition and health industry.
- Munson Machinery Company has a new 200-page website detailing the company’s equipment utilized across industries in which bulk solid materials, pastes and solids-laden slurries are processed.
- Charles Ross & Son Company has announced the 10-year anniversary of Ross Process Equipment, the US-headquartered mixer manufacturer’s operations in India.
- The F.L. Emmert Company has announced the promotion of Dave Westhoven to Senior Vice President of Sales.
- Dogsee Chew celebrated Diwali for Dogs by bringing the traditional festival of Kukur Tihar to Bangalore at TherPUP cafe on October 15, 2017.
- The Austin Business Journal has named Michael Landa, Founder and CEO of Nulo Pet Food, "Best CEO" in the Mid Cap category.
- Florida-based Caru Pet Food has donated 348 cases of pet food to shelters in the aftermath of Hurricanes Harvey and Irma.
- Co-creator of premium pet food products IQI has acquired Smit & zoon Functional Oils.
- Ingredient supplier Biorigin has received the Gold Seal of the Brazilian GHG Protocol Program
- My Perfect Pet Food has updated its packaging for its dog and cat food.
- WellPet, LLC has appointed Jose Luis Ibanez as Commercial Director for South Europe.
- European provider of flexible packaging solutions Südpack Verpackungen GmbH und Co. KG has acquired Seville Flexpack Corporation in the US.
- Wilbur-Ellis Company Director of Regulatory and Government Affairs Scott Rawlins has received CropLife America's Lea S. Hitchner Service Award.
- Carnivore Meat Company, a private label provider of freeze-dried pet food and pet treats, has appointed Scott Jorgensen, Private Label Manager, to lead its private label and co-packing business unit.
- Premium pet food manufacturer "I and love and you" has partnered with Chewy and celebrity Lo Bosworth to launch their puppy food starter kit.
- The Queen's county representative, Lady Morrison visited the Fish4Dogs headquarters in honor of the company winning the Queen's Award for Enterprise in International Trade 2017.
- Swedencare, manufacturer of dental bones for dogs, has been granted the Veterinary Oral Health Council (VOHC) seal.
- Cargill has closed on its agreement to acquire the animal feed business of Southern States Cooperative, Inc.
- UK-based premix manufacturer Premier Nutrition has rebranded its logo and website.
- Dr. A.K. Balyan, CEO for Oil & Gas, Reliance ADAG Group, has joined as a member of the Board of Natural Dog Treat Company, Dogsee Chew.
- Pet Valu, a premium pet food, treats, toys and accessories retailer, raised US$427,095 at its 7th annual Patriotic Pets fundraiser to support of The United States War Dogs Association.
- Dr. Bob and Susan Goldstein of Earth Animal have received Pet Industry Icon awards from Pet Age Magazine.