In November 2021, Petfood Industry’s editors, reporter and contributors published these blogs. These five blogs covered sustainability, supply chain problems and e-commerce.
Tree planting boosts pet food sustainability at low-cost
November 3, 2021 – Tim Wall
Tree planting can benefit environmental and economic sustainability, while boosting employee morale, with a much smaller price tag than installing solar panels.
Sustainability: Top trend for human food and pet food
November 4, 2021 – Debbie Phillips-Donaldson
Innova Market Insights named ‘shared planet’ as its top human food trend for 2022 and linked it to other trends that are playing out in pet food, too.
How will supply chain issues affect pet food in 2022?
November 12, 2021 – Debbie Phillips-Donaldson
Pet food supply chain disruptions may be here for a while, with companies’ rising costs being passed on to pet owners and possibly curtailing future growth.
Pet obesity rate and tracking affected by pandemic
November 18, 2021 – Debbie Phillips-Donaldson
Though COVID-19 delayed or eliminated some official pet obesity surveys, less scientific ones have shown U.S. dogs and cats continuing to gain weight.
Online pet food projected to pass in-store sales by 2025
November 23, 2021 – Debbie Phillips-Donaldson
Pet food e-commerce will account for 55% of total U.S. pet food sales by 2025, following a jump from 32% in 2020 to 37% by end of 2021, says Packaged Facts.