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5 Pet Food Blogs Nov. 2021: Trees, E-commerce, Supply Chain

In November 2021, Petfood Industry editors, reporters and contributors published these blogs. These five blogs covered sustainability, supply chain issues and e-commerce.

Planting trees boosts the sustainability of low-cost pet food

November 3, 2021 – Tim Wall

Planting trees can benefit environmental and economic sustainability, while boosting employee morale, at a much lower cost than installing solar panels.

Sustainability: Top trend for food and feed

November 4, 2021 – Debbie Phillips-Donaldson

Innova Market Insights has named “shared planet” as its top human food trend for 2022 and linked it to other trends also happening in pet food.

How will supply chain issues affect pet food in 2022?

November 12, 2021 – Debbie Phillips-Donaldson

Disruptions to the pet food supply chain may be here for some time, with rising business costs being passed on to pet owners and possibly hampering future growth.

Pet Obesity Rates and Tracking Affected by the Pandemic

November 18, 2021 – Debbie Phillips-Donaldson

Although COVID-19 has delayed or eliminated some official investigations of pet obesity, less scientific investigations have shown that American dogs and cats continue to gain weight.

Online pet food expected to overtake in-store sales by 2025

November 23, 2021 – Debbie Phillips-Donaldson

Pet food e-commerce will account for 55% of total US pet food sales by 2025, after jumping from 32% in 2020 to 37% by the end of 2021 , according to Packaged Facts.