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Alternative players in US distribution gaining market share

The leading three animal health distributors in the US could be facing more of a challenge from smaller competitors as their market share dipped in the last year. 

Markets Equipment & Technology

US food safety companies join forces

US specialist food safety company Arm & Hammer (A&H) has acquired a firm in the same sector to increase market share and technical services. 

M&A Deals

TechAccel backs UC Davis innovation with additional grant funding

The University of California Davis' incubator Venture Catalyst and investor TechAccel are expanding their partnership to further support a grant program that backs innovation in animal health and agriculture.

North America United States

Bayer's early-year promise declines in fourth quarter

Bayer Animal Health has reported its weakest quarter of 2017 as the impact of its Cydectin acquisition wore off and market pressures returned.

M&A Bayer Animal Health

Dechra acquisition strategy is still reaping growth in H1

The UK's leading animal health company Dechra Pharmaceuticals has produced strong results for the first half of fiscal 2018.

M&A Dechra Pharmaceuticals

Animal Pharm M&A Table 2018

Featured here are the animal health mergers and acquisitions covered by Animal Pharm during 2017.


General Mills becomes latest entrant to pet food market with $8bn Blue Buffalo deal

US food company General Mills is set to join the competition in the pet food market by acquiring Blue Buffalo Pet Products.

M&A Companion Animals

Stonehaven puts end to Brakke acquisition

Stonehaven Consulting has cancelled its potential deal with Brakke Consulting.


Vaxxinova's latest acquisition brings it to the US biologicals market

Dutch company Vaxxinova has made a big step in its globalization by agreeing to acquire US food animal vaccine firm Epitopix.

United States M&A

Adisseo finalizes purchase of Nutriad

French firm Bluestar Adisseo has completed its acquisition of feed additives specialist Nutriad. 

Feed & Additives M&A

French firm Neovia continues acquisition spree

French animal nutrition company Neovia has made its fourth acquisition in just over a year with the purchase of compatriot feed ingredients company Pilardière.

Europe France

Vaxxinova grows portfolio, international presence with Brazilian purchase

Dutch veterinary vaccine specialist Vaxxinova has strengthened its Latin American presence with an acquisition in Brazil. 

M&A Vaccines