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May, 2017

  • 26 May

    TRIXIE increases warehouse space to 53,000 square metres


    To keep up with growing demand, TRIXIE Pet Supplies in Tarp, Germany will be expanding its storage space. A new 26-metre high warehouse in silo structure is being created directly adjoining the company’s pre-existing Hall 11, which was completed in 2012. The new warehouse is being built on a total area …

  • 17 May

    German company seeks UK pet accessories

    Gardenex, Meet the Buyers, pet accessories

    An upcoming business event will place international buyers in touch with UK pet accessories manufacturers. German company Waschbär will attend a ‘Meet the International Buyers’ day organised by Gardenex, in Brasted, Kent on 7 June 2017. It will be one of seven product buyers from Canada, Czech Republic, Germany, Latvia and …

  • 17 May

    ROYAL CANIN® makes every cat and dog a TV star

    ROYAL CANIN®, pets, video

    A new initiative from ROYAL CANIN® places cats and dogs centre stage in an interactive social video. The company allows pet owners to instantly personalise scenes with their own four legged companion. The video is part of a new educational awareness initiative. The brand aims to help owners better understand their pet’s …

  • 16 May

    New pet food pledge asks owners to ‘Dump the Junk’

    Forthglade, Dump the Junk, Pet Food Pledge

    Have your customers taken the Pet Food Pledge? The newly launched national awareness campaign reminds pet owners to critically assess their animals’ diets. Pet parents are encouraged to check their four legged family member doesn’t have ‘nasties’ in their food. The campaign follows on from research conducted by OnePoll in 2016. Of …

  • 16 May

    Prins Petfoods announces sponsorship of football club


    Prins Petfoods will become the new back-of-shirt sponsor for the Dutch soccer club Vitesse for the upcoming season. The family company, situated in Veenendaal specialises in 100 percent natural cat and dogfood. It will replace the current sponsor, Smipe. Prins Petfoods and Vitesse have signed a three year contract. Vitesse …

  • 9 May

    Huxley Hound joins forces with Natural Pet Products Ltd

    Huxley Hound, Dogs, Pet Retail

    Huxley Hound has announced that it will be working with holistic pet food provider Natural Pet Products Limited. The latter has begun listing all four of Huxley’s veggie treat pouches: beetroot, sweet potato, carrot and parsnip. Huxley co-founder, Mike Deane, commented: “We’re always on the lookout for like-minded partners with a strong …

  • 8 May

    Measom Freer celebrates 80th anniversary

    Measom Freer

    Family run company Measom Freer is celebrating its 80th anniversary in 2017. The manufacturer of plastic bottles, caps, containers and fasteners was founded in 1937, by Gordon & Eve Freer. Originally created to sell buttons, Measom Freer & Co Ltd has expanded its range but still has the same ethos of …

April, 2017

  • 28 April

    Henry Wag announces rebrand

    Henry Wag

    Pet accessories manufacturer, Henry Wag, has rebranded. Henry Wag ‘s range of products is designed to improve the health and wellbeing of pets and simplify pet ownership. The new branding of the Henry Wag range is positioned to demonstrate how its products will enhance the lifestyle of pets and their owners …

  • 19 April

    Pooch & Mutt expands to French supermarkets

    Pooch Mutt

    In April 2017, dog health food brand, Pooch & Mutt, launched a select range of products in 40 Casino supermarkets across France. The expansion into France is part of Pooch & Mutt’s global growth and international exposure strategy. The large supermarket chain now stocks a select range of Pooch & …

  • 12 April

    Eukanuba donates 150 bags to charity

    Eukanuba, has donated over 150 bags of dog food to Valgray’s Border Collie & Animal Rescue charity. The charity that prides itself on rescuing, recovering and rehoming unwanted dogs, will benefit from the donation of Eukanuba dog food. Giuliano Buccino, head of marketing for EUKANUBA UK and Ireland comments: “We …