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February 17, 2014

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Special Sections at Global Pet Expo 2014 Sell Out

- The pet industry’s largest annual trade show is March 12-14, 2014 at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, Fla.-

(Greenwich, CT) - Andrew Darmohraj, Executive Vice President & Chief Operating Officer of the American Pet Products Association (APPA), is proud to announce all of the special exhibiting sections for Global Pet Expo 2014 have officially sold out. Celebrating its 10-year anniversary, the Show is set to take place March 12-14, 2014 in Orlando, Fla. 

“We’re thrilled to see the specialty areas sell out yet again, as they’ve become such an exciting and important part of the Show floor,” said Darmohraj. “Having sold out in all of our special sections truly proves how much the pet industry continues to grow, and what a vast amount of new products continue to hit the market year after year.” 

Natural Pet, The Boutique, Everything Aquatic and What’s New! are the special sections included at this year’s Global Pet Expo. The special sections were created in response to keeping up with the growing pet product trends. These sections help showcase popular product lines and make it easier for buyers to navigate the show floor.

The Natural Pet section highlights the latest in healthy, organic and environmentally-friendly products. This section provides media and retailers with an opportunity to learn about green-conscious trends in the pet industry. It’s the largest of all the specialty areas with nearly 200 booths. 

The Boutique section covers the trendiest pet products on the market. Fashion, jewelry and pet-spa products for the most fashion-forward pets and owners are displayed. The latest in pampered pet trends like couture clothing and luxury pet beds and carriers will be revealed at The Boutique during the Show. 

The Everything Aquatic section provides underwater species enthusiasts with all of the up-and-coming trends and aquatic suppliers in one place to showcase the newest water pet trends in 2014. 

Reserved for first-time exhibitors only, the What’s New! section is a great place for buyers and media to visit with 150 new companies in one convenient area on the massive show floor. 

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Global Pet Expo, the pet industry’s largest annual trade show, is presented by the American Pet Products Association (APPA) and Pet Industry Distributors Association (PIDA). The 2013 Show featured 964 exhibitors, 2,686 booths and more than 3,000 new product launches. 5,324 pet product buyers from around the world attended. Global Pet Expo is open to independent retailers, distributors, mass-market buyers, and other qualified professionals. The 2014 Show will take place March 12-14, 2014 in Orlando, FL at the Orange County Convention Center. For more information, visit www.globalpetexpo.org.