• Global Pet Expo
  • March 16-18, 2016
    Orange County Convention Center
    Orlando, FL
    American Pet Products Association (APPA) Pet Industry Distributors Association (PIDA)

Buyer Registration is Closed

Badge Pick Up for Pre-Registered Buyers

Buyers who have already pre-registered for a badge should go to the “Pre-Registered Counter” at Registration in Hall B - level one of the West Building, Orange County Convention Center beginning Tuesday, March 3 at 8am.  Please bring your Registration Confirmation with you so we can scan your barcode. A photo ID is required to use this service.

Onsite Registration 

Previously Qualified Buyers who have not registered for badges or need additional badges for their booth personnel must come onsite to register beginning Tuesday, March 3 at 8am,  Hall B, level one at the Orange County Convention Center.

Please go to the "Pre Qualified" Counter. Photo and company ID are required in order to register.

New Buyer Qualification

If your company still needs to qualify, you must go to the Attendee Qualification Counter onsite at Registration,  Hall B, level one at the Orange County Convention Center. To learn more about what's required to qualify, click here

Incorrect information on Your Badge

It must be corrected onsite at Global Pet Expo beginning Tuesday, March 3. Please go to the HELP Desk at Registration, Hall B of the West Building at the Orange County Convention Center. 

Show Rules
  • The official dress code is business casual.
  • Attendance is limited to days indicated on Badge.
  • Badges with the attendee's name and company must be worn at all times.
  • Children under 16 are not allowed on the Show floor, including infants and toddlers. For information on Global Pet Expo's Child Care Program, KiddieCorp, visit https://www.kiddiecorp.com/appakids.htm
  • Show management shall have sole discretion over admission at all times.
  • Animals are only permitted on the show floor in an Exhibitor's Booth with written permission from APPA 30 days prior to the Show. Buyer and manufacturer representative attendees are not permitted to bring animals onto the show floor. 
  • Photography and video are prohibited by exhibitors and attendees. Members of the media with credentials issued by Global Pet Expo may take photos and video on the show floor, in addition to the Official Show Photographer.
  • Suitcases with wheels are prohibited.
  • Solicitation is prohibited on the Show floor except by exhibitors within their booths.
  • Cash sales are prohibited.
  • Product samples cannot be removed from the exhibit hall without show management's approval.
  • Any promotional materials placed outside the Exhibitor’s booth, or in any common areas including on counters in the registration area, in the restrooms or the APPA Member Services booth without the prior written consent of Management will be removed and discarded.

These rules are subject to change.