Cologne, Germany – January 28, 2019 – Petfood Forum Europe, a conference for European pet food and pet treat manufacturing professionals, has confirmed Sandy Robins as the opening session speaker for the 2019 edition, scheduled for June 13, 2019 in Cologne, Germany. Registration is now open with early savings available for this exclusive conference.

“We are pleased to announce Sandy Robins as the opening session speaker for Petfood Forum Europe,” said Debbie Phillips-Donaldson, editor-in-chief of Petfood Industry. “Robins’ presentation outlines how and why the marketplace has gotten so crowded and the primary reasons pet owners’ brand-hop. She will also discuss the impact Millennials and Generation Z have on the pet food aisle.”

Robins is a multimedia pet lifestyle expert, published author, pet industry spokesperson and influencer. Her work focuses on the latest trends and innovative ideas for improving pets’ health and well-being while enhancing the human-animal bond.

Other topics presented at Petfood Forum Europe will include: building a direct-to-consumer business for pet food; the impact of natural omega-3 DHA/EPA sources on pet food sustainability; how to successfully handle pets’ aging process; and more. In addition to presentations by internationally recognized pet food experts, attendees will have the opportunity to network with industry peers, meet hard to reach prospects and learn the latest research and information on the European pet food market.

Registration fees include: full day conference with educational sessions and numerous networking opportunities during lunch and coffee breaks. Petfood Forum Europe is co-located with VICTAM International 2019 at the Koelnmesse in Cologne. VICTAM International will take place June 12-14, 2019. In order to attend Petfood Forum Europe, attendees must also register for VICTAM International which is free in advance of the event.

For more information about Petfood Forum Europe, visit

About Petfood Forum & Petfood Industry
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