Pet owners are constantly assessing the many food choices available to feed their furry friends. Prepared pet foods are becoming an increasingly popular choice, offering a variety of food types and flavours while meeting nutritional requirements. With a growing reputation for providing safe, consistent and nutritious pet food, the Australian pet food industry is valued … Continue reading Patented technology supplies Australian pet food ingredients to the world
Online food options for pets have increased as consumers have shifted how they shop for their furry companions, Nielsen indicates. The global measurement and data analytics company explains that given the plethora of choice across the market, from outlets such as local pet stores, big box retailers, vet clinics and online retailers, as well as … Continue reading Pet owners are shifting the way they shop for their furry friends
The majority owner of the Real Pet Food Company, Quadrant Private Equity, has announced that it has entered into an agreement to divest its interest in the company.
Applaws Pet Food has released four additional products which are now available in selected Woolworths stores nationally.
Sunshine Coast pet treat business Huds and Toke has expanded into the Japanese market, after receiving a government grant in April.
The Best Feline Friend range of cat food, made by an American manufacturer, has been recalled from Australian pet owners, following reports that it has met pets ill.
Barco Queensland has opened a new kangaroo meat processing plant in Charleville to produce meat for human consumption and pet food.
Workers at the Real Pet Food factory in Dubbo have won pay rises of up to 30 per cent in a new union agreement. A four-year agreement was negotiated between the Real Pet Food Company and Australian Manufacturing Workers’ Union, resulting in pay rises for its (approximate) 100 employees. Depending on their shift, some workers … Continue reading Pay rise for Dubbo pet food factory workers
Pet food is an industry worth nearly US$25 billion in the United States. Owners make decisions about what to feed their pets based on marketing, personal beliefs and pet preference. And as with human nutrition, it can be hard to sort out truth from fads and marketing from science. Current pet food trends encourage owners … Continue reading A big pawprint: The environmental impact of pet food
Studies of the dog genome have shown that domestication affected two main kinds of genes: ones affecting dog behaviour and the nervous system and genes involved in digestion and diet.
Australia’s pet owners have become increasingly conscious of providing their pets with the best possible life – a trend that can be seen in pet food sales figures.
SealTick TSE 6089L is an on-demand leak testing unit for pet food and pet care products specifically in large size packages up to 22Kg.
Fast food giant McDonald’s has been under a cloud in recent years as its US customers turn to alternatives. In this “Fast food reinvented” series we explore what the sector is doing to keep customers hooked and sales rising.