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Standing Out

As the pet product industry’s leading international trade association, membership with APPA is an investment in your company’s future.

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Standing Apart

Membership provides engagement with pet business experts, visibility to your customers and access to resources to help expand your business in the global marketplace.

Connect with buyers and distributors from the U.S. and globally. Taking place March 20-24, 2024 at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, Florida.


Pitch stories and get coverage that can grow your business.

Standing Apart

Understand how the needs and behaviors of U.S. pet owners impact your product development, sales and marketing.


Available to provide expert guidance and research to help solve members’ pet business questions.

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New Report: 2024 State of the Pet Industry

The leading resource of consumer insights and market intelligence on the U.S. pet products market and pet owner demographics. Use this trusted, objective and actionable data to make smart business decisions.

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What Members Are Saying About APPA

APPA gives us the perfect opportunity to showcase our brand, connect with all of our retailers and also launch new products.

Bocce's Bakery,

You have worldwide buyers, you have major food drug mass buyers, and major pet specialty buyers, maybe independent buyers. It is the place to be.

Chuck Latham, H&C Animal Health

My membership with APPA can be summed up in three words — NETWORKING, EDUCATION & GROWTH.

Kelly Costello, Puppy Cake, Global Pet Expo Exhibitor

APPA Gives Back Watch Video Learn More

Programs designed to strengthen our industry, increase responsible pet ownership, and build awareness of the joys and health benefits of pets.