On November 29, 2012
Top 25 global petfood companies profiled in database
Find information about the industry-leading players worldwide in this exclusive listing—plus over 90 more companies
For about a decade, Petfood Industry has featured the top petfood companies worldwide in the January issue. That article is among the most viewed each month on www.petfoodindustry.com, often for months and even years after it was initially published.Figuring that this large and steady online usage means petfood professionals are hungry for this type of information, we decided to expand it. Previously, we have offered a brief list of companies (usually 10 to 15) based on data generously provided by research firm Euromonitor International. This year, we set out to find data on more companies, along with more information about each company.The results are available now in an exclusive new Top Petfood Companies database. To use the database, you have to register and log in to the site; registration is free and simple to do. The top 25 global petfood companies are also highlighted in the January issue of Petfood Industry.If your company is missing from the online database, or you wish to add to or correct the data in it, please contact us at email@example.com.Our methodology for compiling the database and the listings here involved collecting data from every available resource, including combing our circulation list and sending direct inquiries to readers of the magazine. We also used other sources such as business and government reports, other third-party data (such as Euromonitor’s, in some cases) and the companies’ own websites, annual reports and responses to our questionnaire.From all those sources, we pieced together the profile of each company in ...