July 21, 2020


AFB International is excited to be part of the Petfood Forum CONNECT virtual event to be held September 9 – 10 and September 15 – 17.  This new digital experience offers a unique way to interact, learn and share with key members of the pet food industry.  You will be able to visit our digital […]

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June 10, 2020

Kibble Shape and its Effect on Feline Palatability

Author: Kris Figge

Creating a product that satisfies a cat’s preference can be challenging. Drivers such as aroma, taste and temperature are important in determining if a cat will prefer a particular food. A cat’s teeth are made for shearing and tearing, thus making kibble texture and size another factor in determining which food cats find palatable. Researchers […]

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April 15, 2020

Learning to navigate a new normal

Author: John Vergeer

As I look out my office window, it almost looks normal. Trucks are coming and going, and employees are busy. But if I look closer, it’s easy to see signs that these are not normal times. Employees and truck drivers are social distancing, most offices are unoccupied, and there is little traffic on the roads. […]

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