February 26-28, 2020 Orange County Convention Center Orlando, FL PRODUCED BY:
American Pet Products Association (APPA) Pet Industry Distributors Association (PIDA)

Special Events

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  • Wednesday, February 26, 2020
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    New Products Showcase Preview for Buyers

    special eventsWednesday, February 268:00 AM - 9:00 AM New Products Showcase (Show Floor)

    Buyers have an opportunity to get a preview of the New Products Showcase at 8:00am  before the Show officially opens for the day. This is an exclusive opportunity for Buyers, and badges will be required in order to gain entrance into this 45,000 square foot area of new products hitting the store shelves this year. 

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    Pets Add Life (PAL) Petworking Reception

    special eventsWednesday, February 266:00 PM - 7:30 PM West Building, Hall A, Level One

    Business is built by relationships and we want you to have every opportunity to meet everyone at the show.  Our fabulous FREE Networking Reception gives you the time and place to rub elbows with people you might never have another opportunity to meet.  Have a drink, some eats and mix it up with new friends and old. 

    No registration is required but please wear your badge to the event.

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  • Thursday, February 27, 2020
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    New Products Showcase Preview for Buyers

    special eventsThursday, February 278:00 AM - 9:00 AM New Products Showcase (Show Floor)

    Buyers have an opportunity to get a preview of the New Products Showcase at 8:00am  before the Show officially opens for the day. This is an exclusive opportunity for Buyers, and badges will be required in order to gain entrance into this 45,000 square foot area of new products hitting the store shelves this year. 

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    Retailer Round Table Discussions & Retailer Excellence Awards Ceremony

    special eventsThursday, February 278:00 AM - 9:00 AM

    Start the day with a healthy buffet breakfast while outstanding pet specialty stores are honored with the Ninth-Annual Retailer Excellence Awards. Then, after the awards ceremony, stick around for our Retailer Roundtable Discussions, where expert Global Pet Expo Academy speakers will facilitate peer-to-peer roundtable conversations about the hottest topics impacting pet product retailers. You're guaranteed to leave with practical, actionable business-building ideas and valuable new connections with your peers.

    No registration is required but please wear your badge to the event.

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    New Products Showcase Best in Show Awards Ceremony

    special eventsThursday, February 275:00 PM - 6:00 PM New Products Showcase (Show Floor)

    If you really want to be up on new trends and hot products for 2019, make a plan to attend the annual New Products Showcase Awards Presentation. 

    Each year, more and more manufacturers wait to launch their new products in the New Products Showcase so they have a chance to win first place in the Best in Show contest. The media attention our awards get is incredible and long lasting. 

    Nine winners will receive a Best in Show award in the following categories:

    • Aquatics    • Bird   • Boutique   • Cat   • Dog   • Natural Pet • Small Animal   • Reptile   • Point-of-Purchase Display 

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