programs & resources

Exclusive Member Publications

ITR Advisor

Delivered monthly to PIDA members, the ITR Advisor is a quick snapshot of national and global trends – plus actionable advice on how to use it to your advantage. The ITR Advisor is a simple, quick, timely, and affordable way to stay informed about the state of the economy, with useful guidance and clear action points.

ITR Advisor


Pet Economics Report

This monthly report contains timely U.S. economic data, analysis and insights relevant to the pet industry and PIDA members. The Report is being produced for PIDA by John Gibbons, AKA "The Pet Business Professor," who has over 40 years' experience in consumer products sales and marketing, with 27 of those years in the pet industry.

The Pet Business Professor


Performance Benchmarking Survey

PIDA’s Annual Performance Benchmarking Survey allows supplier and distributor members to rate each other in three key categories: Sales, Marketing & Promotions and Logistics & Operations. The compiled results are sent to members in the form of a Report Card showing confidential, individual scores in each category.

report card


Manufacturing Software Guide

The Manufacturing Software Guide has been developed to meet the unique needs of the manufacturing supply chain community. This guide includes detailed vendor pages, company demographics, product information, and a feature matrix.



Pida Programs

  • The Power of D
  • Global Pet Expo
  • PetStorePro
  • Pet Industry Leadership Summit

Pida Partners

  • Protect
  • Pijac
  • Pets Classroom
  • habri