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Pet Industry Market Trends - Spring 2014

With the benefit of hindsight, we know the pet industry produced another solid year for performance in 2013, generating growth of 4.5%.  Industry revenues climbed to $55.7 billion, with growth exceeding forecast by 0.2%.  754 more words

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Pets At Home Listing Shows Strength of Global Pet Market and Associated Valuations

I often talk about PetSmart and VCA Antech being proxies for the direction and health of the domestic pet market because of the transparency it provides us into consumer pet product and healthcare spend through quarterly earnings reports and third party equity research.  593 more words

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Del Monte Pet Products Gets New Name but don't Expect the Playbook to Change

In October, Del Monte Foods announced that they had sold their fruit and vegetable business for $1.68 billion.  While the world will still have Del Monte canned pineapple, whole kernel corn, and Contadina tomatoes to enjoy in perpetuity, the transaction speaks volumes about the attractiveness of the pet food business relative to its human corollary.  1,049 more words

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