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  • Increasing demand for therapeutic dog and cat food
  • Threat of contamination leading to dog and cat food recalls

The increasing demand for therapeutic dog and cat food is one of the primary growth drivers of the global dog and cat food market.

  • Cat Food
  • World
  • General Mills, Inc.
  • Nestlé S.A.
  • The J.M. Smucker Company
  • CAT FOOD MARKET IN EMEA
  • CAT FOOD MARKET IN THE AMERICAS

Similarly, Nestlé also offers grain-free cat foods under the brand Purina ONE and BEYOND.

  • Cat Food
  • World
  • Market Size
  • Nestlé S.A.
  • The J.M. Smucker Company
  • CAT FOOD IN RUSSIA - CATEGORY ANALYSIS
  • Sales of Cat Food by Category: Volume 2014-2019

On the one hand, cats are much pickier about their food compared to dogs, and therefore the economy share within cat food is lower compared to that within dog food.

  • Cat Food
  • Russia
  • Demand
  • Market Size
  • Trade
  • CAT FOOD IN THAILAND - CATEGORY ANALYSIS
  • Dry Cat Food Offers Specialisation

Mars continued to lead overall cat food in 2018, with its popular mid-priced brand Whiskas in wet and dry cat food.

  • Cat Food
  • Thailand
  • Demand
  • Market Size
  • Trade
  • CAT FOOD IN SWITZERLAND - CATEGORY ANALYSIS
  • Sales of Cat Food by Category: Value 2014-2019

It is likely that cat treats will remain one of the most active categories in terms of innovation towards 2024.

  • Cat Food
  • Switzerland
  • Demand
  • Market Size
  • Trade
  • CAT FOOD IN ROMANIA - CATEGORY ANALYSIS
  • Sales of Cat Food by Category: Volume 2014-2019

Internet retailing is consequently less important for cat food than dog food.

  • Cat Food
  • Romania
  • Demand
  • Market Size
  • Trade
  • CAT FOOD IN HONG KONG, CHINA - CATEGORY ANALYSIS
  • Distribution of Cat Food by Format: % Value 2014-2019

Wet cat food sales are booming, with one of the reasons being because owners are aware of its advantages for cats' kidneys.

  • Cat Food
  • Packaged Food
  • Pet Food
  • China
  • Demand
  • Dry cat food remains the major contributor in the cat food segment
  • Mid-priced dry cat food dominates growth in several markets

PASSPORT ## Mid-priced dry cat food dominates growth in several markets REGIONAL OVERVIEW PASSPORT ## Dry cat food remains the major contributor in the cat food segment REGIONAL OVERVIEW Brazil has one of the largest populations of

  • Cat Food
  • Brazil
  • Demand
  • Mars Inc
  • Nestlé S.A.
  • CAT FOOD IN VENEZUELA - CATEGORY ANALYSIS
  • Shortages of Premium Cat Food Brands Persist

Shortages on retail shelves continued to weaken brand loyalty, as there is little differentiation between brands and aside from price, availability is one of the main factors in cat food purchasing decisions.

  • Cat Food
  • Venezuela
  • Demand
  • Trade
  • Cargill Inc.

Cats represent one of the most popular companion pets worldwide as they are independent by nature and easy to keep in terms of care.

  • Cat Food
  • Pet Food
  • World
  • Market Size
  • CAT FOOD IN TURKEY - CATEGORY ANALYSIS
  • Sales of Cat Food by Category: Value 2014-2019

In terms of international players Mars Inc saw one of the strongest performances with it seeing rising popularity for its mid-priced dog and cat food brands Pedigree and Whiskas, respectively.

  • Cat Food
  • Turkey
  • World
  • Demand
  • Market Size
  • CAT FOOD IN FRANCE - CATEGORY ANALYSIS
  • Sales of Cat Food by Category: Value 2014-2019

Perceived Healthiness and Price Make Dry Cat Food Popular There is an ongoing preference for dry over wet cat food in France.

  • Cat Food
  • Pet Food
  • France
  • Demand
  • Market Size
  • CAT FOOD IN ARGENTINA - CATEGORY ANALYSIS
  • Sales of Cat Food by Category: Volume 2014-2019

This is a particular boon for the brand as cats are considered by many to be picky eaters, which makes consumers less inclined to switch from one brand to another.

  • Cat Food
  • Pet Food
  • Argentina
  • Demand
  • Market Size
  • CAT FOOD IN NORWAY - CATEGORY ANALYSIS
  • Sales of Cat Food by Category: Volume 2014-2019

Moreover, internet retailing, another channel favoured for its convenience, is growing share in cat treats, dry cat food and wet cat food.

  • Cat Food
  • Norway
  • Demand
  • Forecast
  • Market Size
  • CAT FOOD IN THE US - CATEGORY ANALYSIS
  • Sales of Cat Food by Category: Volume 2014-2019

Amazon has made a significant footprint, clearly benefiting from its position as a one-stop location for everything from groceries and home entertainment to pet food and pet products.

  • Cat Food
  • United States
  • Demand
  • Market Size
  • Mars Inc
  • CAT FOOD IN CHINA - CATEGORY ANALYSIS
  • Sales of Cat Food by Category: Volume 2014-2019

One potential threat is however posed by new dog ownership regulations in some cities, including bans on some breeds and restrictions on dog walking.

  • Cat Food
  • Pet Food
  • China
  • Demand
  • Market Size
  • Cat Food Set To Drive Growth
  • CAT FOOD IN JAPAN - CATEGORY ANALYSIS

Moreover, the company was one of a number of players to benefit from the growing popularity of products containing domestically produced ingredients, particularly in dog and cat food, at the end of the review period.

  • Cat Food
  • Packaged Food
  • Pet Food
  • Japan
  • Demand
  • CAT FOOD IN ITALY - CATEGORY ANALYSIS
  • Distribution of Cat Food by Format: % Value 2014-2019

Average unit price rises by ##% in current terms in 2019 PROSPECTS More Than Just A Simple Cat Treat HEADLINES Passport ## In 2019, premium non-therapeutic and therapeutic wet cat food benefited from strong demand for more functional and natural foods, whil

  • Cat Food
  • Packaged Food
  • Pet Food
  • Italy
  • Demand
  • CAT FOOD IN INDIA - CATEGORY ANALYSIS
  • Sales of Cat Food by Category: Value 2014-2019

These cat owners also consult vets about new brands of cat food or continuing with existing ones based on the condition and age of their cats.

  • Cat Food
  • Pet Food
  • India
  • Demand
  • Market Size
  • CAT FOOD IN BRAZIL - CATEGORY ANALYSIS
  • Sales of Cat Food by Category: Volume 2014-2019

Democratisation of Wet Cat Food To Help Drive Category Sales Growth Wet cat food is still widely perceived as a premium product and getting consumers to switch from dry to wet food is one of the industry' s major challenges today.

  • Cat Food
  • Pet Food
  • Brazil
  • Demand
  • Comércio Ltda
  • CAT FOOD IN CANADA - CATEGORY ANALYSIS
  • Distribution of Cat Food by Format: % Value 2014-2019

However, Canadian cat owners are value-conscious when choosing cat food.

  • Cat Food
  • Canada
  • Demand
  • Market Size
  • Trade
  • CAT FOOD IN THE UNITED KINGDOM - CATEGORY ANALYSIS
  • Sales of Cat Food by Category: Value 2014-2019

Sheba is one such brand tapping into cat owners' desire to pamper their pets with luxury food.

  • Cat Food
  • Pet Food
  • United Kingdom
  • Demand
  • Market Size
  • Optimistic Expectations for Cat Food
  • CAT FOOD IN AUSTRIA - CATEGORY ANALYSIS

Whiskas Creamy Soup saw one new flavour, while the Sheba Classic Soups range was expanded with three additional flavours, one of which also included vegetables.

  • Cat Food
  • Pet Food
  • Austria
  • CAT FOOD IN GERMANY - CATEGORY ANALYSIS
  • Sales of Cat Food by Category: Value 2014-2019

In 2019, one of the main trends driving value growth in pet food is a focus on more natural ingredients, with volume growth being slightly slower.

  • Cat Food
  • Pet Food
  • Germany
  • Demand
  • Market Size
  • CAT FOOD IN AUSTRALIA - CATEGORY ANALYSIS
  • Sales of Cat Food by Category: Volume 2014-2019

Wet cat food experienced stronger current value growth than dry cat food, as cats generally tend to prefer the former.

  • Cat Food
  • Australia
  • Demand
  • Market Size
  • Mars Australia Pty Ltd
  • CAT FOOD IN SINGAPORE - CATEGORY ANALYSIS
  • Growing Cat Population Boosting Cat Food Sales

For example, Nestlé, as one of the leaders in pet food production both globally and in Singapore, is making serious commitments to sustainability.

  • Cat Food
  • Singapore
  • Demand
  • Forecast
  • Market Size
  • CAT FOOD IN SOUTH KOREA - CATEGORY ANALYSIS
  • Sales of Cat Food by Category: Value 2014-2019

One solution to the issues created by the feeding of feral and stray cats is the creation of designated cat feeding zones.

  • Cat Food
  • Packaged Food
  • Pet Food
  • South Korea
  • Demand
  • CAT FOOD IN ISRAEL - CATEGORY ANALYSIS
  • Distribution of Cat Food by Format: % Value 2014-2019

Tying in with the premiumisation trend, Nestlé' s Fancy Feast brand of premium wet cat food was one of its strongest performers in 2018 with it offering a range of gourmet dishes targeted at mid- to high-income cat owners who are looking to indulge their

  • Cat Food
  • Pet Food
  • Israel
  • Demand
  • Market Size
  • CAT FOOD IN SOUTH AFRICA - CATEGORY ANALYSIS
  • Sales of Cat Food by Category: Volume 2014-2019

RCL Foods is gaining share faster than its competitors in cat food.

  • Cat Food
  • Pet Food
  • South Africa
  • Demand
  • Market Size
  • CAT FOOD IN SPAIN - CATEGORY ANALYSIS
  • Distribution of Cat Food by Format: % Value 2014-2019

The range of cat food is growing as the cat population continues to increase.

  • Cat Food
  • Packaged Food
  • Pet Food
  • Spain
  • Demand