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UK pet food market forecast at GBP2.9 bil in 2020

58% dog food buyers aged 16-24 believe it is healthier to limit red meat in their dogs’ diets, compared to just 30% of dog food buyers aged 45+.
Mintel’s analysts surveyed 2,000 pet owners in the United Kingdom in May 2019. 40% dog food buyers aged 16-24 are in favor of regularly dishing up plant-based meals, compared to just 21% of owners aged 55+.
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Hill’s Pet Nutrition pet food net sales up 8% in Q4 2019

Successful products contributing to sales in the United States include the relaunched Hill’s Science Diet (with upgraded recipes, improved kibble shapes and redesigned package graphics), Hill's Treats and Hill's Prescription Diet Gastrointestinal Biome.
Hill’s Pet Nutrition net sales increased 8.0% during the fourth quarter of calendar year 2019. Pet food sales volume gains in the United States and Western Europe were partially offset by volume declines in Japan and South Africa.
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Petfood Industry Career Center now available

This self-serve website offers useful tools and resources to link job seekers with opportunities – advancing connections in this fast-growing global industry.
This self-serve website offers useful tools and resources to link job seekers with opportunities – advancing connections in this fast-growing global industry.
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C.J. Foods to acquire American Nutrition pet food company

C.J. Foods has a 35-year history in superpremium pet food manufacturing with a range of international capabilities serving superpremium brand owners and retailers.
This transaction may create the largest independent manufacturer of superpremium pet food in the country, producing a total of one billion pounds of pet food annually.
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52% of pet owners influenced by natural ingredient claims

Pet owners responded that they most prefer labeling messages that refer to “supporting a healthy and balanced digestive system” and “promoting digestive health naturally.”
Pet food ingredient supplier BENEO surveyed 2,500 pet owners in Germany, the UK, the US, China and Brazil about their attitudes towards health and wellness trends in pet food and functional pet food ingredients.
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