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Buyer Registration Opens for Global Pet Expo 2023

The show will take place March 22-24, 2023, in Orlando, FL.




(PRESS RELEASE) The American Pet Products Association (APPA) and Pet Industry Distributors Association (PIDA) have announced Global Pet Expo will take place March 22-24, 2023, in Orlando, FL. The pet industry’s premier annual event has “Everything You Need” to discover the latest pet products and reimagine how we support our beloved pets. Buyer registration is live here.

Global Pet Expo is presented by APPA and PIDA, giving attendees and media the opportunity to connect with exhibitors featuring the latest and greatest pet products.

Show hours are March 22-24, 2023; Wednesday and Thursday, 9 a.m. – 6 p.m. ET, Friday, 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. ET. The show will take place in the South Concourse, North/South Building of the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, FL.

For nearly two decades, Global Pet Expo has brought together pet products manufacturers, importers, retailers, distributors, thought leaders and creative minds advancing the $123.6 billion pet care industry. During the event, companies from around the world showcase the latest and greatest products available for all types of pets, including dogs, cats, birds, aquatics, reptiles, small animals and horses.

The show features thousands of new product launches. The New Products Showcase is the largest new products showcase at any pet product trade show in the world. Exhibitors showcase their newest products for attendees to get an insider look at the latest, cutting-edge products hitting the industry in one location.

In addition, Global Pet Expo offers a three-day Global Learning Series program, free and open to all attendees, focused on specific knowledge areas ranging from customer experience to market data & insights.


Global Pet Expo 2022 was a resounding success, featuring a show floor spanning 269,500 net square feet of exhibit space. The show was recently named the “Best Use of Data” award winner at the 12th annual Trade Show News Network (TSNN) Awards.

As of mid-November, Global Pet Expo 2023 has filled 80% of the show floor, with more than 575 exhibiting companies committed. The floor planhotel reservations and booth applications for Global Pet Expo 2023 are live.

Please note: Global Pet Expo is not open to the general public.

About Global Pet Expo

Global Pet Expo, the pet industry’s premier event, is presented by the American Pet Products Association (APPA) and Pet Industry Distributors Association (PIDA). The show features more than 1,000 exhibitors, 3,500 booths and over 3,000 new product launches annually. Each year, the event gathers 6,000+ pet product buyers from around the world. Global Pet Expo is open to independent retailers, distributors, mass-market buyers, media and other qualified professionals. For more information, visit and follow us on Facebook, Instagram, LinkedIn, Twitter and YouTube.

About the American Pet Products Association

The American Pet Products Association (APPA) is the leading trade association serving the interests of the pet products industry since 1958. APPA membership includes nearly 1,000 pet product manufacturers, their representatives, importers and livestock suppliers representing both large corporations and growing business enterprises. APPA’s mission is to promote, develop and advance pet ownership and the pet product industry and to provide the services necessary to help its members prosper. APPA is also proud to grow and support the industry through the following APPA Gives Back initiativesPets Add Life (PAL), the Human Animal Bond Research Institute (HABRI)Tony La Russa’s Animal Rescue Foundation (ARF) Pets and Vets Program, the Pet Advocacy Network and Pet Care Trust and Pets in the Classroom. Visit for more information, and follow us on FacebookInstagramLinkedInTwitter and YouTube.

About Pet Industry Distributors Association


Pet Industry Distributors Association (PIDA) is the premier trade association representing the interests of pet product distributors since 1968. The mission of PIDA is to enhance the well-being of the wholesaler-distributor, to promote partnerships with their suppliers and customers and to work cooperatively with other organizations in fostering the human-companion animal bond. PIDA is also proud to grow and support the industry through the following initiatives: the Human Animal Bond Research Institute (HABRI)Pet Advocacy Network and Pet Care Trust and Pets in the Classroom. Visit for more information and follow us on LinkedIn.



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