Global Pet Expo

Orange County Convention Center - Orlando, FL, USA
March 20, 2019 to March 22, 2019

Global Pet Expo, presented by the American Pet Products Association (APPA) and Pet Industry Distributors Association (PIDA),  is the pet industry’s largest annual trade show featuring the newest, most innovative pet products on the market today. In 2019, Global Pet Expo is open to independent retailers, distributors, mass-market buyers, and other qualified professionals. This show is not open to the general public.

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The State of Global Pet Care: How a New Generation of Pet Owners are Changing the Market Landscape

Jared Koerten, Head of Pet Care | Thursday, March 21 at 2 PM 

The demographic profile of pet owners is changing around the world. A value-seeking, online-obsessed group of younger consumers is re-defining both the types of products they want and where they want to buy them. At the same time, a growing class of pet owners in emerging markets are changing the landscape for pet food and products in ways that will transform the global market in the coming decades. This presentation will explore these trends and offer strategies that manufacturers can adapt to best address this rapidly-changing market landscape.