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Pet Food & Supplies Wholesaling - Industry Market Research Report

Pet Food & Supplies Wholesaling

The number of pets in the United States is expected to reach a record 192.7 million in 2019, and this continued popularity of having animal home companions has boded well for the Pet Food and Supplies Wholesaling industry over the five years to 2019. Pet food and supplies wholesalers represent an important link in the supply chain for domesticated animals. However, this industry has also struggled with greater competition from both online retailers and independent manufacturers. As a result, industry revenue is expected to decline over the five years to 2019. Despite increased competition from online retailers, industry revenue is anticipated to increase over the five years to 2024.

This industry includes businesses that purchase products from upstream industries for sale to downstream industries, including retailers, consumers and other wholesalers. Products sold in this industry include wet and dry food for dogs and cats, bird feed, other pet food and treats, food bowls, collars and leashes, litter, cages, travel carriers and other pet supplies and accessories. Companies in this industry may also wholesale pets.

This report covers the scope, size, disposition and growth of the industry including the key sensitivities and success factors. Also included are five year industry forecasts, growth rates and an analysis of the industry key players and their market shares.


  • About this Industry
  • Industry at a Glance
    • Table Key Statistics Snapshot
    • Table Revenue vs. employment growth
    • Table Products and services segmentation (2019)
    • Table Industry Structure
  • Industry Performance
    • Table Demand from pet stores
    • Table Industry revenue
    • Table Life Cycle Stage
  • Products & Markets
    • Table KEY BUYING INDUSTRIES
    • Table KEY SELLING INDUSTRIES
    • Table Products and services segmentation (2019)
    • Table Major market segmentation (2019)
    • Table Business Locations 2019
    • Table Distribution of establishments vs. population
  • Competitive Landscape
    • Table Sector vs. Industry Costs
    • Table Barriers to Entry checklist
  • Major Companies
  • Operating Conditions
    • Table Capital Intensity
    • Table Tools of the Trade: Growth Strategies for Success
    • Table Volatility vs. growth
  • Key Statistics
    • Table Industry Data
    • Table Annual Change
    • Table Key Ratios
  • Jargon & Glossary

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