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Global Pet Expo opens its doors

This year’s Global Pet Expo is expected to set a new record for exhibitor and visitor figures.

The Global Pet Expo in Orlando opened its doors on 20 March. As already reported in advance by the organisers, the American Pet Products Association (APPA) and Pet Industry Distributors Association (PIDA), the number of exhibitors has attained its highest ever total. The list of exhibitors reveals that 1 173 companies are presenting their goods and services at the Global Pet Expo.

The 2018 show featured 1 164 exhibitors, 3 523 booths and more than 3 000 new product launches. Additionally, 6 508 pet product buyers from around the world attended.

|21 March 2019


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