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Global Pet Expo, the pet industry's largest annual trade show, is presented by the American Pet Products Association (APPA) and Pet Industry Distributors Association (PIDA).

The 2013 Show featured 964 exhibitors, 2,686 booths and more than 3,000 new product launches. 5,327 pet product buyers from around the world attended.

In 2014, Global Pet Expo will take place March 12-14 in Orlando, Florida. Global Pet Expo is open to independent retailers, distributors, mass-market buyers, and other qualified professionals.

Global Pet Expo
March 12-14, 2014
Orange County Convention Center
Orlando, Florida
Show Hours:
Wednesday, March 12: 9am - 6pm
Thursday, March 13: 9am - 6pm
Friday, March 14: 9am - 5pm




NEWS FROM THE SHOW FLOOR

Dr. Emmo's Introduces Equine Wound Care Sprays
Dr. Emmo’s (booth 535) has introduced Equine Wound Care Spray Wash and Spray Gel. Combined, the products are an effective first response to clean and…
BuddyRest Introduces ToughBuddy Titan Bed
  BuddyRest (booth 648) has introduced its ToughBuddy Titan bed that is designed to stay strong even  with the most determined chewers. It is made…
Jolly Pets' Tug-n-Toss Mini
The Tug-n-Toss Mini, from Jolly Pets (booth 2117), has the shape of the company’s popular Jolly Ball but in a miniature treat-dispensing form. The toy…
NutralifePet Ultra Joint & Liver Support
NutralifePet (booth 685) has introduced its Ultra Joint & Liver Support supplement. The supplement contains natural SAMe, a key ingredient that supports the lubrication of…
Tasman’s Jerky Delights
Tasman’s Natural Pet (booth 4351) has added Nimble Jerky with Antibiotic-Free Chicken to its treat offerings. This functional treat helps maintain hip and joint health…
Petsafe Indigo Triple Chews
  indigo Triple Chews, from PetSafe (booth 2753), offer pet-pleasing texture and three healthy benefits in one long-lasting snack. Triple Chews help support a dog’s…
Quaker Pet Group Introduces SuperCat Cat Condo
  Quaker Pet Group's SuperCat brand (booth 2953) has introduced the SuperCat Cat Condo. The condo is a customizable system that allows pet parents to…
Loving Pets Adds Treats
Loving Pets (2281) has added Natural Value Made in the USA Dog Treats to its product lineup. The treats are 100-percent made in the USA…
Honest Kitchen Reveals New Packaging
The Honest Kitchen (booth 4200) has redesigned the packaging of its pet food line. “We wanted the packaging to evoke a very natural, culinary look…
Sergeant’s Introduces Sentry Stain and Odor Removal Products
  Sergeant’s Pet Care (booths 2601, 2615) has introduced its Sentry Clean Up stain and odor remover product line, which will be available exclusively at…
Dr. Marty Becker Presents Global Pet Expo's New Products Showcase Winners
Dr. Marty Becker presented the New Products Showcase winners on the show floor at this year's Global Pet Expo held at the at the Orange…
Inspired by the Puppy Bowl
Discovery Communications has teamed up with Gramercy Products to create a line of products based on Animal Planet’s Puppy Bowl (booth 3781). The Puppy Bowl…
Innova Unveils Farm-to-Table Inspired Pet Food
Innova (booth 3121) has unveiled its Nature’s Table line of premium grain-free dog and cat food, which was inspired by the farm-to-table movement. Each Nature’s…
Guard Against Pet Hair
Shed Guard, from B&G Foods (booth 1575), loosens pet hair from all surfaces, making stubborn pet hair easier to pick up. Shed Guard is ideal…
Comfort and Warmth
ThunderWorks (booth 1307) has added the ThunderCoat and ThunderSweater to its line of products that offer solutions to common pet behavior issues. The coat and…
OurPet’s Introduces 53 Products
The OurPet’s Company (booth 2735) has introduced 53 new products under the OurPets and Pet Zone brands. The products span multiple product categories, including feeding…
P.L.A.Y. Debuts Outdoor Beds
P.L.A.Y. (Pet Lifestyle And You) (booth 727) has debuted its Outdoor Bed Collection. The collection gives pets a soft place to rest their heads while…
PetRageous Expands Kool Pets Collection
PetRageous Designs (booth 1219) has expanded its Kool Pets stoneware collection with new colors for both dogs and cats. The lime green and turquoise color…
Evanger’s Revamps Premium Food
Evanger’s (booth 826) has revamped its Super Premium Dinners for Dogs. The company has added USA farm-fresh spinach and kale to the recipes, which adds…
BuddyRest Debuts Beds for Sporting Dogs and Fashion-Forward Pups
BuddyRest (booth 648) has unveiled two bed collections: Sport Buddy and the BuddyCouture line.The Sport Buddy line includes the SportBuddy Deluxe and SportBuddy Premier orthopedic…
Fun Pack for Fun-Size Canines
Jones Natural Chews (booth 3900) has introduced its Fun Pack, which comes with four 4-in. beef-center bones. The bones—most of which have meaty bits and…
Bite Into Bison
Tasman’s Natural Pet (booth 4351) has debuted its Prairie Crunch treats. The crunchy biscuit treats are completely free of grains. The treats feature a bison…
Cuddle Up in This Hut
The 2-in-1 Honeycomb Hut-Cuddler, from Best Friends by Sheri (booth 3750), is a pet hut that can be transformed into a cuddler. Its hut form…
PIDA Distributors See Increase in Sales
The Pet Industry Distributors Association (PIDA) revealed the results of its distributor-member survey and found that its 53 members collectively did more than $3.3 billion…
Lincoln Bark Updates Packaging for Nibbles Treats
Lincoln Bark (booth 3924) has updated the packaging of its Nibbles treats. The new packaging has highlighted product information including grain-free, gluten-free and non-GMOs ingredients,…
Pet Business Available on iPad
Pet Business (booth 2612) is now available as a free iPad app that enables iPad and iPhone users to access an enhanced digital edition of…
1-2-3 Play
Cycle Dog’s (booth 641) 3-Play collection of dog toys is made with Ecolast post-consumer recycled material. The collection combines a squeaking head and a treat-hiding…
Gum Support
  Dental Chews, from Natural Balance Pet Foods (booth 2355), help support healthy teeth and gums. The easy-to-digest chews help reduce plaque and tartar, and…
Biobased Bags
The Original PoopBags (booth 2687) has introduced USDA Biobased PoopBags on a Roll. The PoopBags are created with recycled content and USDA-approved materials. It meets…
Flat And Full of Fun
Jolly Pets (booth 2117) has debuted Flathead toys, which are designed for dogs that love to shake, toss, tug and squeak. The stretchy weave of…
The British Have Landed
PetQuip (booth 3971), the international trade association of pet equipment suppliers, is hosting a delegation of British exhibitors at this year’s Global Pet Expo. Nine…
Enchanted Home Pet Debuts Therapeutics Line
Enchanted Home Pet (booth 3047) has introduced PetTherapeutics, a non-invasive, therapeutic approach to pet comfort and wellness. The line features four therapeutic pads, including gel-core…
Sandy Robins Demonstrating Motorola Products
Pet lifestyle expert Sandy Robins is demonstrate the latest Motorola Pet Products, manufactured by Binatone North America, at Global Pet Expo booth 4459 on March…
Global Pet Expo Named Fast Growing Trade Show
Global Pet Expo was named one of the 50 fastest-growing trade shows in the attendance category on Trade Show Executive's 2014 Fastest 50 list. The…
Kathy Ireland to Speak at Global Pet Expo
Lifestyle designer Kathy Ireland, CEO and chief designer of kathy irleand Worldwide (kiWW), will speak at the third-annual American Pet Products Association (APPA) Professional Women's…