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Pet Food Market in the US 2015-2019

Pet Food Market in the US 2015-2019

About Pet Food

Pet food is developed from either plant or animal extracts and is formulated according to the nutritional needs of the type and age of the animal being fed. The key ingredients in the pet food include by-products of meat, poultry, and seafood; feed grains; enzymes; amino acids; preservatives; stabilizers; and gelling agents. Pet food is available in pet stores as well as in retail outlets such as supermarkets.

TechNavio's analysts forecast the Pet Food market in the US to grow at a CAGR of 3.07 percent over the period 2014-2019.

Covered in this Report

The Pet Food market in the US can be divided into the following segments: Dog Food, Cat Food, and Other Pet Food. The market can be further categorized by product type into Dry Food, Wet Food, and Treat and Snack/Mixers.

TechNavio's report, Pet Food Market in the US 2015-2019, has been prepared based on an in-depth market analysis with inputs from industry experts. The report covers the Pet Food market landscape in the US and its growth prospects in the coming years. The report also includes a discussion of the key vendors operating in this market.

Key Vendors

  • Big Heart Pet Brands
  • Mars
  • Nestlé
Other Prominent Vendors
  • Ainsworth Pet Nutrition
  • Alaska Naturals
  • American Nutrition
  • Blue Buffalo
  • California Naturals
  • Diamond Pet Foods
  • Vitakraft
Key Market Driver
  • Increase in Spending during Post-recession Period
  • For a full, detailed list, view our report
Key Market Challenge
  • Pet Obesity due to Packaged Food Consumption
  • For a full, detailed list, view our report
Key Market Trend
  • Premiumization of Pet Foods
  • For a full, detailed list, view our report
Key Questions Answered in this Report
  • What will the market size be in 2019 and what will the growth rate be?
  • What are the key market trends?
  • What is driving this market?
  • What are the challenges to market growth?
  • Who are the key vendors in this market space?
  • What are the market opportunities and threats faced by the key vendors?
  • What are the strengths and weaknesses of the key vendors?


Press Release

TechNavio Announces the Publication of its Research Report – Pet Food Market in the US 2015-2019

TechNavio recognizes the following companies as the key players in the Pet Food Market in the US: Big Heart Pet Brands, Mars Inc. and Nestlé SA.

Other Prominent Vendors in the market are: Ainsworth Pet Nutrition, Alaska Naturals, American Nutrition, Blue Buffalo, California Naturals, Diamond Pet Foods and Vitakraft.

Commenting on the report, an analyst from TechNavio’s team said: “The premiumization of pet food is one of the major trends in the market. To ensure that the pets get the appropriate nutrition, people are willing to pay high prices for premium pet foods.”

According to the report, recovery from economic recession is a key driver in the market. The loss of jobs and fall in income during the economic recession of 2008-2009 have led to a change in the expenditure pattern of people in the US.

Further, the report states that per obesity is a key challenge for the vendors. On average, one out of five pets is obese because of the increased consumption of packaged food, which is expected to affect the overall market growth.

Companies Mentioned

Big Heart Pet Brands, Mars , Nestlé, Ainsworth Pet Nutrition, Alaska Naturals, American Nutrition, Blue Buffalo, California Naturals, Diamond Pet Foods, Vitakraft

  • Executive Summary
  • List of Abbreviations
  • Scope of the Report
    • Market Overview
    • Product Offerings
  • Market Research Methodology
    • Market Research Process
    • Research Methodology
      • Table Market Research Methodology
  • Introduction
  • Country Profile: US
    • Overview
    • Economic Indicators
      • Table US GDP Per Capita 2008-2013 (US$)
      • Table US Population 2008-2013 (million)
      • Table US Population by Age Structure 2014 (million)
  • Market Landscape
    • Market Overview
      • Table Types of Pet Food
    • Market Size and Forecast
      • Table Pet Food Market in US 2014-2019 (US$ billion)
    • Five Forces Analysis
  • Market Segmentation by Type
    • Segmentation of Pet Food Market in US by Type
      • Table Segmentation of Pet Food Market in US by Type
      • Table Population Split of Cat and Dog in US 2014
      • Table Segmentation of Pet Food Market in US by Type 2014
  • Market Segmentation by Product
    • Segmentation of Pet Food Market in US by Product 2014
      • Table Segmentation of Pet Food Market in US by Product 2014
    • Dry Food Market in US
      • Market Size and Forecast
        • Table Dry Food Market in US 2014-2019 (US$ billion)
    • Wet Food Market in US
      • Market Size and Forecast
        • Table Wet Food Market in US 2014-2019 (US$ billion)
    • Treat and Snacks/Mixers Market in US
      • Market Size and Forecast
        • Table Treat and Snacks/Mixers Market in US 2014-2019 (US$ billion)
  • Market Segmentation by Packaging Material
    • Segmentation of Pet Food Market in US by Packaging Material
      • Table Segmentation of Pet Food Market in US by Packaging Material 2014
  • Market Segmentation by Distribution Channel
    • Segmentation of Pet Food Market in US by Distribution Channel 2014
      • Table Segmentation of Pet Food Market in US by Distribution Channel 2014
  • Buying Criteria
  • Market Growth Drivers
  • Drivers and their Impact
  • Market Challenges
  • Impact of Drivers and Challenges
  • Market Trends
  • Trends and their Impact
  • Vendor Landscape
    • Competitive Scenario
    • Market Share Analysis 2014
      • Table Pet Food Market in US by Leading Vendors 2014
    • Other Prominent Vendors
  • Key Vendor Analysis
    • Big Heart Pet Brands
      • Key Facts
      • Business Overview
      • Geographical Segmentation by Revenue 2014
        • Table Big Heart Pet Brands: Geographical Segmentation by Revenue 2014
      • Business Strategy
      • Recent Developments
      • SWOT Analysis
    • Mars
      • Key Facts
      • Business Overview
      • Business Segmentation
        • Table Mars: Business Segmentation
      • Recent Developments
      • SWOT Analysis
    • Nestlé
      • Key Facts
      • Business Overview
      • Business Segmentation by Revenue 2013
        • Table Nestlé: Business Segmentation by Revenue 2013
      • Business Segmentation by Revenue 2012 and 2013
        • Table Nestlé: Business Segmentation by Revenue 2012 and 2013 (US$ million)
      • Geographical Segmentation by Revenue 2013
        • Table Nestlé: Geographical Segmentation by Revenue 2013
      • Business Strategy
      • Recent Developments
      • SWOT Analysis
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