TITLE

The return of Lassie

AUTHOR(S)
Fleenor, D. Gail
PUB. DATE
May 2008
SOURCE
Progressive Grocer;5/1/2008, Vol. 87 Issue 6, p120
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the impact of pet food recalls in the U.S. on the sales of the category. Consumers panicked as pet food recalls struck the market in mid-March 2007. The U.S. Food & Drug Administration (FDA) ordered the recalls due to contaminants in vegetable proteins imported to the U.S. from China and used as ingredients in pet food. Kurt Gallagher of Pet Food Institute notes that overall total sales for the pet food industry have returned.
ACCESSION #
32443977

 

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