GENT, Belgium, 2021-10-27- International pet food producer, United Petfood, announced the acquisition of the Dutch manufacturer Teeling Petfood. The acquisition strengthens the position of United Petfood as full-service private label pet food producer and gives customers access to a complete range of inhouse made products.

According to United Petfood’s board of directors, “Our mission is to be the best partner for our customers. Thanks to this acquisition, we can further expand our offer in wet pet food and meet the increasing demand. We find it important to continue to produce all our products in-house and only go for the very best quality.”

Teeling Petfood has been producing wet food for both dogs and cats since 1989. The Dutch company employs around 100 people and has high-quality production sites in Hoogeveen and Heerhugowaard. “Teeling Petfood guides customers from idea to delivery and guarantees the best quality. This method of working fits in perfectly with our philosophy. Also at United Petfood we strive for long-term partnerships based on trust and transparency.”

This takeover strengthens United Petfood’s position within the pet food manufacturing market. With two additional production plants, United Petfood Group operates now out of 19 pet food facilities situated in 8 different European countries. The takeover is in line with the strategy of United Petfood to reinforce and grow the business.

About United Petfood

United Petfood is a leading international producer of dry and wet pet food, biscuits and snacks for private label customers and brand owners. The Belgian family business has more than 25 years of experience to serve its customers in the best way. In addition to plants in Belgium, Spain, Romania and Italy, the group also has five production facilities in France, two in Poland, three in the UK and three in The Netherlands. The company is active in over 80 countries worldwide and currently realizes an annual turnover in excess of €600 million. For more information, visit www.unitedpetfood.eu

Contact:

Dominiek Dumoulin  :  d.dumoulin@unitedpetfood.eu

Dries Eeckhoutdries@unitedpetfood.be

About Teeling Petfood

Teeling Petfood has been producing wet food (pâté, chunks, sausage, mousse and toppings) for both dogs and cats since 1989. The company has about 100 employees and has production sites in Hoogeveen and Heerhugowaard, the Netherlands. For more information, visit https://www.teelingpetfood.com/

Contact:

Jan Jaap Roelevink  : jan-jaap.roelevink@teelingpetfood.com

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