Virgo's Animal Nutrition Insights and SupplySide are expanding their platforms to include a new tradeshow, Petfood 2.0, on September 23 and 24, 2014, at the Hilton Chicago. Petfood 2.0 is about the science of formulation, packaging and distribution around the innovation of products for the new petfood industry. Online registration opens April 29, 2014, and early bird pricing is $299.
testPetfood 2.0 is all about the science, according to show organizers. The expo will delve into the science of packaging and the issues surrounding food safety, shelf life, technologies, marketing and sustainability. It will also examine the supply chain, sourcing and how products are taken to the marketplace.