Nuremberg, Germany – 1 December 2021 – The 2022 edition of Petfood Forum Europe is scheduled for 23 May at Nuremberg Messe in Nuremberg, Germany, and will be co-located with Interzoo 2022 taking place 24-27 May.

“We are very pleased about the new cooperation with WATT Global Media for Petfood Forum Europe. This will be an exceptional prelude to the fair and will provide an additional forum for in-depth discussions on the important topic of pet food ingredient, nutrition and processing technologies,” said Dr. Rowena Arzt, director exhibitions with Interzoo’s organizer WZF.

Steve Akins, executive vice president, publisher, global petfood and events at WATT Global Media, added, “The cooperation with Interzoo will enable the congress participants to intensively exchange technical information about the newest technologies available for manufacturing pet food and treats and, on the following day, connect with the pet industry to network and do business with clients and partners. Due to its internationality, the segments represented and its product range, Interzoo is the perfect environment for Petfood Forum Europe.”

Petfood Forum Europe will feature experts highlighting developments on the latest trends, research and innovation for the European pet food market, as well as global pet food professionals who conduct business or seek industry contacts in Europe. Additionally, this one-day conference will provide an opportunity for pet food professionals from around the world to network, exchange ideas and do business with leading industry suppliers.

Interzoo is the world’s biggest marketing platform for the international pet industry. Manufacturers, wholesalers and service providers from over 60 countries present products for pets and innovative pet supplies during each of the four days of the trade fair.

Agenda and speaker details will be announced in January 2022. For more information visit,

Information about WZF

WZF (Wirtschaftsgemeinschaft Zoologischer Fachbetriebe GmbH) organizes Interzoo in Nuremberg with the German Pet Trade and Industry Association ZZF (Zentralverband Zoologischer Fachbetriebe Deutschlands e.V) as the founder and honorary sponsor. It is the owner and organizer of the world’s largest international trade fair for the pet industry. With more than 1,900 exhibitors and about 39,000 trade visitors from over 125 countries, Interzoo is the undisputed world’s leading trade fair for pet supplies. WZF has appointed NürnbergMesse with the organization of Interzoo on its behalf.

WZF is a 100% subsidiary of ZZF. With its business fields trade fairs and events, media work and public relations, education and the issuing agency for identification markings for protected species, WZF makes an important contribution to the economic and communicative development of the pet industry.

Information about Petfood Forum Europe

Petfood Forum is organized and hosted by Petfood Industry magazine. Both are owned by WATT Global Media. WATT Global Media has grown agrifood and pet food businesses with proven results for over 100 years. WATT’s brands and product portfolio provide access to market expertise, engaged audiences and targeted solutions that lead to successful connections in the poultry, feed and pet food markets. With WATT Global Media, gain a global advantage in implementing dynamic marketing solutions through innovative technology and delivery channels.

Lynzee Branstetter, Forum Marketing Coordinator
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