News | 14/15 October


International Pet Conference in Bologna

The pet supplies sector will meet on 14 and 15 October at the International Pet Conference in the Italian city of Bologna.

The pet supplies sector is arming itself with new business models for the future. You can learn more about this at the International Pet Conference in Bologna on 14 and 15 October. The preliminary programme for the International Pet Conference can be found here.

Leading pet product retailers, innovative industrial companies and other sector experts from all over the world will reveal their secrets and present the strategies with which they prepare their companies to face the myriad challenges posed by the age of digitalisation.

Speakers include well-known players in the sector such as Janita J. Plunge, proprietor of the leading Baltic pet store group Kika, Mathew Bubear, general director of the British shopfitting company Casco Pet, Rolf Hagen Jr., president and general director of the prominent Canada-based company Rolf C. Hagen, and Kerstin Schmeiduch, director of legal affairs and corporate communication at Nestlé Purina Petcare, who is familiar as a speaker at the 2016 International Pet Conference in Barcelona.

The range of topics at the two-day event is extensive. It will cover successful branch concepts in the pet supplies trade, the positioning of online retailing, new marketing approaches, implementing the digital, sustainable and organic mega-trends in promising solutions and changes in shopper behaviour.

|11 February 2020


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