GlobalPETS Forum Asia 2019

19 November 2019 Shanghai, China


Join 150 Industry leaders to discuss the global trade conversation and deep dive into entering into the Asian market.
GlobalPETS Forum Asia is the place to be for Industry leaders in the pets industry. Register now!


2019 Theme: Global Pet Business

Global trade is in transition. With uncertainty about the development of the current trade environment, there is no better time to network with professionals and industry experts. GlobalPETS forum Asia's’ 5th edition will focus on diving into the new rules and regulations developing and what we can expect in the immediate future.  There will be an American and Chinese market orientation as well as tips and tricks on how to expand into Asia, deep diving into the new sourcing countries; India and Cambodia. Tactics and lesson are then reinforced with case studies that showcase the success of brands breaking into these new markets.

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Highlighted topics

A range of speakers from Europe, USA and Asia will present on the following topics

  • Understanding the trends and developments in the Global Pet market
  • New Asian sourcing countries: India and Cambodia
  • Understand the Chinese Consumer, what makes brands a success?
  • Why is the pet market interesting for investors? How to benefit from it?


'Pet Retail Tour' (included with GlobalPETS Forum Asia ticket)

​Explore the Shanghai pet market. Visit brick and mortar businesses who have successfully infiltrated the omni-market position in Asia. It’s an exciting opportunity to explore the Chinese pet market on the ground and lend yourself to the customer experience Chinese are accustomed to. Space is limited, and based on a first come first serve basis. Details of the tour:

  • Date: Nov 22nd, 2019
  • Time: 1pm
  • Visit 1: Bluebone (Gubei store)
  • Visit 2: 24h dog hospital
  • Visit 3: Pet Keeper (Kaixuan store)
  • Visit 4: Petin (Carrefour store)

Benefits of attending

  • Understand the fast changing global pet industry
  • Learn how major international pet retailers perceive trends
  • Get insights into how global sourcing is changing
  • Learn the tricks and tips of entering entering into the Asian market
  • Meet potential business partners from around the world
  • Full Access to the CIPS trade show & 1500+exhibitors
  • Network with industry leaders

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Sign up for the Innovation Awards

Has your company gone above and beyond to create the best and most innovative product on the market this year? If so, enter your company into the innovation award competition.

Together with the CIPS and internationally recognised judges, your company could be voted as the most cutting edge company of the year. To learn more visit the dedication innovation award page.

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Purchase your ticket!

(limited availability:150 tickets)

  • C-level pet industry professionals
  • World class speakers
  • Intimate setting for ultimate networking

About GPFA

GlobalPETS Forum Asia is ‘the’ opportunity to connect with 150 decision makers (C-level, directors, and VP’s) in the pet industry. The event offers a wide range of speakers from Europe, USA and Asia and is an annual travelling conference rotating between Shanghai and Guangzhou, in partnership with the Chinese International Pet Show (CIPS). Offering guests an unheard of opportunity to get informed and inspired by the GlobalPETS Forum premium network and to explore the 130,000+ sqm CIPS exhibition floor and potentially connect with 1500 exhibitors.


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