Pet Food News

Provimi reports a drop in profits

Provimi Group has reported a 12.3% decline in profit from operations before other operating income and expenses to €49.1 million (US$70.2 million), according to a news report.
Provimi Group has reported a 12.3% decline in profit from operations before other operating income and expenses to €49.1 million (US$70.2 million), according to a news report.
Read More

Royal Canin studies strategies for feline weight loss

Royal Canin has conducted a study to find diets and strategies to help obese client-owned cats lose weight, according to a news report.
Royal Canin has conducted a study to find diets and strategies to help obese client-owned cats lose weight, according to a news report.
Read More

Texas A&M offers short course on petfood extrusion

The one-week Practical Short Course on Feeds & Pet Food Extrusion will be presented Jan. 31- Feb. 5, 2010 at Texas A&M University by staff, industry representatives, and consultants.
The one-week Practical Short Course on Feeds & Pet Food Extrusion will be presented Jan. 31- Feb. 5, 2010 at Texas A&M University by staff, industry representatives, and consultants.
Read More

US pet and owner statistics reported

Examiner.com quoted American Veterinary Medical Association statistics to state that about 60% of all households in the US have a pet. Other data reported include:
Examiner.com quoted American Veterinary Medical Association statistics to state that about 60% of all households in the US have a pet. Other data reported include:
Read More

FDA urged to implement online process in phases

The National Grain and Feed Association, National Oilseed Processors Association and Pet Food Institute have urged FDA to phase in the implementation of its portal, Reportable Food Registry, through which facilities will be required to...
The National Grain and Feed Association, National Oilseed Processors Association and Pet Food Institute have urged FDA to phase in the implementation of its portal, Reportable Food Registry, through which facilities will be required to report food- or feed-product safety incidents, according to a news report.
Read More

Mocon offers in-house package testing laboratories

Mocon Inc. has opened in-house package testing laboratories in the US, Germany and China to provide clients with a pre-purchase testing environment.
Mocon Inc. has opened in-house package testing laboratories in the US, Germany and China to provide clients with a pre-purchase testing environment.
Read More

PFI annual meeting schedule announced

Pet Food Institute's Annual Industry Meeting will be held October 13-15 in Washington DC, USA.
Pet Food Institute’s Annual Industry Meeting will be held October 13-15 in Washington DC, USA.
Read More

P&G sets October 24 date for Iams headquarters closure

Procter & Gamble Co. plans to shut down its Iams-Eukanuba petfood business in Vandalia about October 24, according to a news report.
Procter & Gamble Co. plans to shut down its Iams-Eukanuba petfood business in Vandalia about October 24, according to a news report.
Read More

Royal Canin launches special diet for Pugs

Royal Canin has launched Pug 25, which is formulated exclusively for Pugs over 10 months of age, according to a news report.
Royal Canin has launched Pug 25, which is formulated exclusively for Pugs over 10 months of age, according to a news report.
Read More

Mars tours nationwide, offers new line samples

Mars Petcare is sampling its new restaurant-style dog food meals with a national campaign at more than 125 dog parks and beaches through October.
Mars Petcare is sampling its new restaurant-style dog food meals with a national campaign at more than 125 dog parks and beaches through October.
Read More

Popular Stories