March 22-24, 2023
Orange County Convention Center
Orlando, FL
American Pet Products Association (APPA) Pet Industry Distributors Association (PIDA)

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October 16, 2008
Tierra Griffiths / Julie Rowe
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Schedule-at-a-Glance for Global Pet Expo 2009

Global Pet Expo
February 12-14, 2009
Orange County Convention Center | Orlando, FL

Exhibit Hall Hours:
Thursday, February 12:   9 am - 6 pm
Friday, February 13:       9 am - 6 pm
Saturday, February 14:   9 am - 5 pm

Wednesday, February 11

The 5th Annual Allan L. Levey Golf Tournament
ChampionsGate Golf Club
Tee Off: 7:45 am
To Benefit: PIJAC

Early Registration for Buyer Attendees
Time: 9:00 am–5:00 pm
Registration Lobby B, Orange County Convention Center

Thursday, February 12

Global Pet Expo Media Reception
6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Location: Rosen Centre Hotel

Friday, February 13

Global Pet Expo Industry Breakfast
8:00 am-8:45 am 
Valencia Ballroom, Orange County Convention Center

Press Conference with Reception
10:00 am – 11:00 am 
Press Office Room 205, Orange County Convention Center
Presented by: APPA

Global Pet Expo Networking Reception
6:00 pm-7:30 pm 
Registration Lobby A, Orange County Convention Center
New Product Showcase, Best-In-Show Awards announced!

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 2008 Show featured 796 exhibitors, over 2,350 booths and more than 825 new product launches. 4,000 pet product buyers from around the world attended. In 2009, Global Pet Expo will take place February 12-14 in Orlando, FL. Global Pet Expo is open to independent retailers, distributors, mass-market buyers, and other qualified professionals. For more information, visit