October 25, 2011

Natura Pet Products has expanded its California Natural grain-free line.

August 24, 2011

Pet lovers want the best for their furry friends. Last year, Americans spent $55 billion on their pets, according to Packaged Facts, and the upward trend shows no signs of slowing.

June 21, 2011

Consumers may have tightened their belts in the current economy, but they aren’t skimping when it comes to their pets. The American Pet Products Association’s annual review of spending data revealed that overall spending in the pet category grew more than 6% to more than $48 billion in 2010.

April 25, 2011

SUPPLIER NEWS — Purina One has introduced a new line of pet food for dogs and cats that boasts meat as the No. 1 ingredient. Purina One Beyond is crafted without wheat or corn, added fillers or artificial preservatives. The line includes two adult dog recipes: chicken and whole oat meal, and lamb and whole barley. The line also features two adult cat recipes: salmon and whole brown rice, and chicken and whole oat meal. Purina One Beyond dog recipes are available in 3-lb., 15-lb. and 26-lb. packages. Purina One Beyond cat recipes are available in a 1-lb.

April 8, 2011

Purina One has introduced a new line of pet food for dogs and cats that boasts meat as the No. 1 ingredient.

January 5, 2011

Americans still are spending on their pets. The American Pet Products Association projected that consumers spent $47.7 billion on their furry friends in 2010, an increase of 4.9% over 2009.


Sales of pet beds, leashes and inexpensive toys still were strong sellers. Treat-dispensing toys, such as Premier Pet Products’ Busy Buddy, are must-have items. When priced right, they generate strong impulse purchases.


December 2, 2010

Procter & Gamble's Swiffer brand is helping dogs and cats find a loving home this holiday season.

November 30, 2010

Nordic Naturals has introduced Omega-3 Pet liquid in three convenient sizes.

August 12, 2010

Purina has launched a Facebook application for pet lovers....

August 1, 2010

Procter & Gamble voluntarily is expanding its recall to include veterinary and some specialized dry...

July 12, 2010

Pet lovers can rejoice: American Greetings has answered their greeting card prayers....

June 30, 2010

Eukanuba has launched a line of dog food that is free of corn, wheat, soy...

June 16, 2010

An all-natural remedy for pet anxiety has hit store shelves....

June 9, 2010

Procter & Gamble voluntarily recalled specific lots of its Iams canned cat food in North...

June 6, 2010

Pet products, much like children’s products, have proven to be recession resistant. Sales of all...

May 4, 2010

Procter & Gamble has agreed to acquire a privately held pet food business based in...

January 10, 2010

Kerr Drug recently folded the bleeding control solution BloodSTOP hemostatic gauze, manufactured by LifeScience PLUS,...