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Petfood Forum Sells Out Largest Trade Show Floor in Its History

Over 360 companies have registered to exhibit at the annual conference and exhibition.




(PRESS RELEASE) KANSAS CITY, MO — Petfood Forum has officially sold out of booth space for the 2023 exhibition. The must-attend event features a robust show floor where attendees will engage with suppliers vital to pet food manufacturers and brand owners from around the world.

The 2023 exhibit hall consists of almost 630 booth spaces occupied by over 360 companies, making it the largest tradeshow to date for Petfood Forum. The conference and exhibition are scheduled for May 1-3, 2023, at the Kansas City Convention Center in Kansas City, Missouri, USA.

“We are honored to host the largest tradeshow in Petfood Forum’s history. It’s a testament to the importance of this event and consistent growth of the pet food sector,” said Karen Blandford-Anderson, national sales director for Petfood Industry.

The exhibit hall showcases many longtime participants including AFB International, Alltech, ADM Pet Nutrition, Darling Ingredients, DSM Nutritional Products, Emmert, Extru-Tech Inc., Kemin Nutrisurance, Peel Plastic Products, Schenck Process, Scoular, TC Transcontinental Packaging, Trouw Nutrition, Wenger and many others.

Additionally, 81 new exhibitors will be joining for the first time to highlight their products and solutions, including Aripack Inc., Berry Global, Delkor, Hormel Ingredient Solutions, IFF – Nourish, Lucid Colloids America Inc., Phibro Animal Health Corporation, Sani-Matic Inc., Tempo Flexible Packaging and UltraSource.

“From ingredients to processing technologies and packaging equipment to testing services, Petfood Forum offers a comprehensive view of the latest products and services available from leading suppliers. This gives attendees a unique opportunity to source new vendors and partners, all in one efficient trip,” continued Blandford-Anderson.


The interactive 2023 show floor will also feature the Pet Food Tech Talk stage and the Future of Pet Food Pavilion, which includes the Student Career Center showcasing presentations on the latest companion animal research and innovations.

To view the exhibit hall floor map and to register, visit

About Petfood Forum & Petfood Industry

Petfood Forum is organized and hosted by Petfood Industry. Both are owned by WATT Global Media. WATT Global Media has grown agrifood and pet food businesses with proven results for over 100 years. WATT’s brands and product portfolio provide access to market expertise, engaged audiences and targeted solutions that lead to successful connections in the poultry, feed and pet food markets. With WATT Global Media, gain a global advantage in implementing dynamic marketing solutions through innovative technology and delivery channels.



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