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Join us at Global Pet Expo 

Global Pet Expo brings together the who’s who of the pet retail industry. If you work for an established business with a history of purchasing pet products in quantity from a manufacturer or distributor for resale to consumers, join us at Global Pet Expo.

Cost to Attend

Qualified buyers are eligible to attend FREE OF CHARGE. 

Registration includes:

  • Three days of discovery on the expo floor
  • Global Pet Expo’s 40+ session Global Learning Series with the most important insights to stay in the know on best practices and industry trends

Global Pet Expo's definition of a qualified buyer: A company that is purchasing pet products wholesale and in quantity from a variety of branded product manufacturers or from a distributor that is then resold to the consumer. Buyers may be single-unit retailers, multi-unit retailers, distributors, or a website selling branded products purchased from a variety of manufacturers.  

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Experience 1,000 Exhibitors and Unlimited Innovation

At Global Pet Expo, you'll find just the right products to meet the needs of your customers. The show floor is organized into specialty areas so you can easily navigate to and interact with the most compelling products: natural pet products, boutique accessories, and new-to-the-market innovations, to name a few. Join us in Orlando to uncover what our exhibitors have to offer to help you maximize your merchandising and grow your profits. 

NEW PRODUCTS SHOWCASE 
Make time to take in the New Products Showcase and see hundreds of debut products and designs to keep customers returning for more. While exploring the New Products Showcase, cast your vote for the Best in Show Awards categories. 

WHAT’S NEW! 
What’s New! is a section on the show floor highlighting companies who are new to Global Pet Expo — so you can be the first to carry these products in your stores.
THE NATURAL PET
The fastest-growing category in the industry, The Natural Pet offers natural supplements, healthy treats, new innovative diets and recipes, and other holistic or organic products.
EVERYTHING AQUATIC
View the latest freshwater and saltwater innovations in aquariums and décor, filtration equipment, and more, for professionals and aquatic hobbyists. Shop Everything Aquatic to expand and diversify your product selection.
THE BOUTIQUE
Everything from high-end apparel and fashion-forward leashes and collars to gourmet and unique treats.
THE MAIN EXHIBIT HALL
Looking for products outside of the Specialty Sections? We’ve got you covered! The Main Exhibit Hall showcases a broad array of the year’s hottest products!

68% of Buyers Take Advantage of Show Specials

  • Price and/or volume discounts
  • Rebates with a purchase
  • Minimums waived/reduced
  • Free shipping
  • And more!

Global Pet Expo is an Elevated Experience

  1. 91% of buyers recommend Global Pet Expo and 90% of buyers plan to return to Global Pet Expo 2023.

  2. Global Pet Expo’s 40-session Global Learning Series provides the most important insights to stay in the know on best practices and industry trends. Further, this exceptional programming is 100% FREE to all attendees.

  3. From new product showcase launches, to show specials, and more...check out the Buyer Experience Brochure to learn more about what you will experience at Global Pet Expo.

International Buyer Letter of Invitation

If you need a Visa letter, please follow these steps in order to secure your Letter of Invitation:

  1. Log in as Key Contact and register your attendees. Please use the email address you are receiving this email from. If you do not have your password, please use the "Forgot my Password" tool to recover your password.
  2. Navigate to "Add Registrations" to register your company's attendees.
  3. Click on "Completed Registrations" to view your company's entire roster.
  4. If an attendee needs a Letter of Invitation, click the icon with a ticket in the attendee's row. 
  5. On this new page, click the "Visa Information" icon and update the fields with the attendee's passport information. 
  6. Once updated, click the "Print Visa Letter" button to download a copy of the Letter of Invitation.

As always, if you require more assistance please contact buyers@americanpetproducts.org.