March 21-23, 2018
Orange County Convention Center
Orlando, FL
American Pet Products Association (APPA) Pet Industry Distributors Association (PIDA)

Press Releases


Global Pet Expo 2017 Expands Exhibit Space and Boasts a Sold Out, Record-Setting Show

-Thirteenth Annual Global Pet Expo, held March 22-24, in Orlando, FL, featured more booths, buyers and exhibiting companies than ever before–

Pet Industry Spending at All-Time High: Up $6 Billion

-The American Pet Products Association (APPA) Releases Annual Industry-Wide Spending Figures-

Pet Industry’s Most Comprehensive Consumer Research Study Released, Finding Millennials as Primary Pet-Owning Demographic

- The American Pet Products Association (APPA) Releases Biennial National Pet Owners Survey -

Retailer Excellence Award Winners Announced at Global Pet Expo 2017

- Winners of the 6th Annual Retailer Excellence Awards announced at Global Pet Expo at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, FL -

Andrea Arden to be Honored at Global Pet Expo 2017

- Dog training expert, author and TV and radio personality, named the 2017 recipient of Global Pet Expo’s annual “Excellence in Journalism and Outstanding Contributions to the Pet Industry Award”-

Global Pet Expo 2017 is Officially SOLD OUT!

- With 24 days until the doors open to the premier industry event, officials report all booths have been sold -

Veterinarian, Entrepreneur and Television Host, Dr. Dani McVety to Speak at APPA’s Professional Women’s Network Breakfast at Global Pet Expo

- Co-Founder and CEO of Lap of Love and co-host of PetCareTV to present on using passion, humor and communication to grow a nationally recognized business -