Pet food is specifically formulated for companion animals according to their nutritional needs. Dog and cat food formulations generally consist of meat, meat byproducts, cereals, grains, vitamins and minerals.
The now-niche category could expand to become up to 10 percent of the market.
September 6, 2016
Freeze-dried raw pet foods are a small but rapidly growing segment of the pet food industry, said Maria Lange, GfK business group director. However, the now-niche category could expand to become up to 10 percent of the market.
Blue Buffalo joins three other pet food facilities in the region
June 14, 2016
Blue Buffalo announced the acquisition of land for its new Heartland Pet Food Manufacturing complex on 89 acres in Richmond, Wayne County, Indiana. Blue Buffalo joins three other pet food companies with facilities in Wayne County.
The American Feed Industry Association will hold a Food Safety Preventive Control Alliance session.
June 1, 2016
The American Feed Industry Association will hold a Food Safety Preventive Control Alliance Preventive Controls for Animal Food training session in Auburn, Alabama from August 16 to 18 at Auburn University.
The September 2016 issue of Petfood Industrycovers Hugo & Celine, a Swedish specialty pet treat company that began with ice cream, but has expanded to meet the demands of a growing humanization trend in Europe.