Felix takes catfood top spot as Whiskas sales tumble Subscription

22 Oct 2015 | By Ellis Hawthorne

Treats and premium single-serve lines have helped Felix take the top spot in the catfood market

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Lily's Kitchen extends pet food line-up Subscription

17 Aug 2015 | By Vince Bamford

Rolling out later this month, the trays will be available from Waitrose, Ocado, Tesco and independent retailers

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Lily's Kitchen secures cash boost from US firm Catterton Subscription

08 Aug 2015 | By Vince Bamford

Fast-growing petfood business Lily’s Kitchen has been boosted by a cash injection from US private-equity firm Catterton…


Lily's Kitchen to sponsor dogcast Subscription

28 Jul 2015 | By Vince Bamford

The pet food brand announced a tie-up with the Houndsounds podcast for dog owners

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Lily's Kitchen to phase out exclusive Tesco petfood range Subscription

17 Jul 2015 | By Vince Bamford

Lily’s Kitchen is axing the petfood range it -produces exclusively for Tesco…

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Dog's delight at Lily's Kitchen picnic for hungry pups Subscription

19 Jun 2015

A proper British picnic isn’t complete without (a) a cheeky dog trying to snaffle a sausage roll…

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Mars Petcare revamps Whiskas with new look, lines and recipe

19 Jun 2015 | By Vince Bamford

Mars Petcare is hoping to revive sales of Whiskas with a new look and ‘best ever’ recipe.

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Lily's Kitchen offers dogs 'superfoods' snack bars

19 May 2015 | By Lisa Riley

Lily’s Kitchen has added a trio of ‘superfoods’ snack bars to its dog food range.

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Partner in Pet Food in €315m private equity buyout Subscription

07 Apr 2015 | By Alec Mattinson

European private equity firm Pamplona Capital Management has acquired Hungary’s Partner in Pet Food for €315m (£230m).

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Free-from pet food Laughing Dog gets first major supermarket listing

31 Mar 2015 | By Lisa Riley

From next month, two of the brand’s Wonderfully Wheat Free recipes – chicken and lamb - will be rolled into 200 Sainsbury’s stores

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Today's Group launches own-label petfood range Select For Pets

26 Mar 2015 | By Beth Brooks

Today’s Group has launched an own-label petfood range – Today’s Select For Pets…

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Dog food NPD claims to help older or ill pets

23 Feb 2015 | By Lisa Riley

The NPD provides “unique innovations” compared to existing products on the market, says founder Henrietta Morrison

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Vet's Kitchen unveils first products in 2015 NPD pipeline Subscription

18 Feb 2015 | By Lisa Riley

Pet food brand Vet’s Kitchen has this week kicked off a raft of NPD for 2015 with the launch of an adult grain-free dry dog food.

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Partner in Pet Food trebles its UK sales after Tesco supply deal Subscription

06 Feb 2015 | By Vince Bamford

European petfood supplier Partner in Pet Food (PPF) has trebled its UK sales in the past year after securing a deal to supply Tesco with own-label dry and wet foods.


Scooby-Doo makes mark in confectionery and pet treats & toys Subscription

09 Dec 2014 | By Vince Bamford

Warner Bros has revealed its ambitions to boost the presence of its Scooby-Doo brand…


Waitrose teams with Monster Pet Supplies for petcare website

04 Oct 2014 | By Daniel Woolfson

Waitrose has launched a website dedicated solely to pet products. WaitrosePet.com…

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Petfood suppliers launch free-from ranges for dogs

02 Oct 2014 | By Lisa Riley

Two petfood suppliers have developed grain-free lines to tap demand for free-from recipes…

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Jason Uttley returns to Mars Petcare as commercial director

21 Sep 2014 | By Beth Brooks

Mars Petcare has named Jason Uttley as its new commercial director…

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Paul Mullan takes up COO role at petfood maker Lily's Kitchen Subscription

14 Sep 2014 | By Andrew Don

Specialist petfood supplier Lily’s Kitchen has recruited Paul Mullan to the newly created role of chief operating officer…

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Cat poison by insecticide fears tackled by Bob Martin Petcare

27 Jul 2014 | By Daniel Woolfson

Bob Martin Petcare is reclassifying its products containing the insecticide permethrin as pharmacy-only…

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Pedigree rolls out 'deep clean' DentaFlex dog chews

13 Jul 2014 | By Helen Gilbert

Pedigree has launched a dog chew designed to give teeth a ‘deep clean’…

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Damian Guha leaves M&S to rejoin Mars as Petcare UK MD

29 Jun 2014 | By Guy Montague-Jones

Marks & Spencer’s director of business development Damian Guha has returned to Mars Petcare as its new UK MD…

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Mike Gallacher quits as MD of Mars Petcare

15 Jun 2014 | By Guy Montague-Jones

The managing director of Mars Petcare UK Mike Gallacher has announced his decision to leave the business…

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Hasbro's Nerf to launch in dog toy category

01 Jun 2014 | By Vince Bamford

Hasbro toy brand Nerf – best known for its foam-dart blasters – is expanding into the UK dog toy market…

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Petcare Category Report 2015 Subscription

22 Oct 2015 | By Ellis Hawthorne

No matter how tough times get, Brits don’t cut corners when it comes to their pets. That means natural as well as premium


Petcare: treats fail to halt slide in sales Subscription

19 Dec 2014 | By Emma Sturgess

Not as bright-eyed and bushy-tailed as last year, petcare sales have slipped 0.8% in value on volumes down 3.1%…

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Spar relaunches 'improved' cat and dog food in smaller packs

01 Dec 2014 | By Lisa Riley

Spar has revamped its own-label cat and dog food with improved recipes and smaller packs…

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Focus on Petcare Subscription

23 Oct 2014 | By Emma Sturgess

Talk about pampered pets! A year ago, our report on falling prices and own-label growth in petcare could have raised doubt…

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Petfood sales increase sets tails wagging Subscription

20 Dec 2013 | By Liz Hamson

The dogs had their dinner and the cats got their cream – as sales in the category returned to value and volume growth…

Focus on Petcare

Focus on Petcare

11 Nov 2013 | By Alison Coleman, Rob Brown

It’s claws out in petcare and own label has gained the upper paw. Retailer offerings have outgrown all but one of the top 10 bestsellers, leaping 6.5% in value - or £24.9m.

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Nestle Purina PetCare Company

13 Aug 2013 | By MarketLine

This SWOT analysis company profile is the essential source for top level data and information…

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Nestle Purina PetCare Company

13 Jun 2013 | By MarketLine

Nestle Purina PetCare Company (Nestle Purina or ‘the company’), a subsidiary of Nestle, is engaged in the manufacturing of pet food products…

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Nestle S.A.

13 Jun 2013 | By MarketLine

Nestle S.A. (Nestle or ‘the company’) is one of the largest consumer goods companies in the world, operating in the food and beverages sector…

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