PIDA was organized in 1968 for the purpose of promoting programs and activities on behalf of the pet product wholesaler-distributor, and support healthy partnerships between distributors and manufacturers. We accomplish this through Exclusive Membership Benefits, Industry Events, Surveys & Publications, and more.
Working with distributors is the most effective way to get your products to market. Distributors work with their supplier partners to effectively and efficiently move your products through the through the distribution channel and to the retailer shelves.
PIDA Distributor members recently participated in an industry size survey reporting the impact of pet product distribution on the industry. PIDA members deliver sales of $5.15 billion to drive industry growth and support for your products through 7.9 million square feet of warehouse space and 2.4 million deliveries annually. See full stats in this infographic to see why working with a distributor is the most effective way to get your products to the market.
The largest gathering for pet industry executives takes place each January, where the emphasis is on collaboration and problem-solving, not selling, all in a resort setting. The Summit features world-class speakers, unmatched networking opportunities, and engaging social events. Members of APPA, PIDA, PIJAC and WPA are eligible to attend.
The Pet Industry Distributors Association has partnered with several organizations to give members discounts on debt collection, energy savings, and data analysis.
As a member of the Pet Industry Distributors Association, companies can access several publications and surveys.
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