Rising trend of pet humanization.
Availability of a wide range of pet food products.
Increasing awareness about pet health.
Increasing food product recalls.
In January 2019, The Farmers Dog raises US$39 million in the latest Series B from Insight Venture Partners, Shasta Ventures and Forerunner Ventures
In September 2017, Nestle Purina invests nearly Swiss franc 310 million in new US pet food factory Hartwell, Georgia (U.S.)
The major players profiled in the pet food market include Blue Buffalo Co., Ltd., Hill’s Pet Nutrition, Inc., Nestlé Purina PetCare Company, The J.M. Smucker Company, Mars Incorporated, Heristo Aktiengesellschaft, and WellPet LLC among other.
The pet food market has been analyzed through the following segments:
By Pet Type
By Food Type
Frozen and Freeze-dried Food.
By Sales Channel
Middle East and Africa
1.1. MARKET OVERVIEW
1.2. MARKET DEFINITION
1.3. SCOPE OF THE STUDY
1.6. BASE, AND FORECAST YEARS TIMELINE
2. RESEARCH METHODOLOGY
2.1. RESEARCH DESIGN
2.2. SECONDARY SOURCES
3. KEY FINDINGS
4. MARKET DYNAMICS
4.1. MARKET SEGMENTATION
4.2. MARKET DRIVERS
4.3. MARKET RESTRAINTS
4.4. MARKET OPPORTUNITIES
4.5. PORTER'S FIVE FORCES ANALYSIS
4.5.1. BARGAINING POWER OF SUPPLIERS
4.5.2. BARGAINING POWER OF BUYERS
4.5.3. THREAT OF NEW ENTRANTS
4.5.4. THREAT OF SUBSTITUTES
4.5.5. COMPETITIVE RIVALRY IN THE INDUSTRY
4.6. LIFE CYCLE ANALYSIS - REGIONAL SNAPSHOT
4.7. MARKET ATTRACTIVENESS
5. PET FOOD MARKET BY PET TYPE
6. PET FOOD MARKET BY FOOD TYPE
6.2. MOIST FOOD
6.3. SEMI-MOIST FOOD
6.4. FROZEN AND FREEZE-DRIED FOOD
7. PET FOOD MARKET BY SALES CHANNEL
8. PET FOOD MARKET BY GEOGRAPHY
8.1. NORTH AMERICA
8.2. SOUTH AMERICA
8.3.3. UNITED KINGDOM
8.4. MIDDLE EAST AND AFRICA
8.5. ASIA PACIFIC
8.5.3. SOUTH KOREA
9. COMPETITIVE INTELLIGENCE
9.1. COMPETITIVE BENCHMARKING AND ANALYSIS
9.2. RECENT Investments AND DEALS
9.3. STRATEGIES OF KEY PLAYERS
10. COMPANY PROFILES
10.1. DIAMOND PET FOODS (SCHELL & KAMPETER, INC.)
10.2. BLUE BUFFALO CO., LTD.
10.3. HILL'S PET NUTRITION, INC.
10.4. NESTLÉ PURINA PETCARE COMPANY
10.5. THE J.M. SMUCKER COMPANY
10.6. WELLPET LLC
10.7. MARS, INCORPORATED
10.8. HERISTO AKTIENGESELLSCHAFT
10.9. AGROLIMEN SA
10.10. UNICHARM CORP (JAPAN)
- Diamond Pet Foods (Schell & Kampeter, Inc.)
- Blue Buffalo Co., Ltd.
- Hill’s Pet Nutrition, Inc.
- Nestlé Purina PetCare Company
- The J.M. Smucker Company
- WellPet LLC
- Mars, Incorporated
- Heristo Aktiengesellschaft
- Agrolimen SA
- UniCharm Corp.
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