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

Press Releases


Happy Anniversary! Global Pet Expo 2018 Officially Marks the American Pet Products Association’s 60th and The Pet Industry Distributors Association’s 50th Anniversary Celebrations

- With a combined eleven decades in the industry, two major industry associations are set to celebrate their milestones at the Premier Industry Event -

Entrepreneur, Author, Web and Television Personality Shama Hyder to Speak at APPA’s Professional Women’s Network Breakfast at Global Pet Expo

- International Keynote Speaker to present on leadership and the five principles that build a compelling personal brand in the digital age -

Pet Industry Set to Meet All Under One Roof at the 14th Annual Global Pet Expo

- With more than 343,000 net square feet of exhibit space, the premier industry event has more to offer than any other industry trade show. The event takes place March 21-23, 2018 in Orlando, Fla.-

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”-