2019 AAFCO Pet Food Labeling Workshop

AAFCO Pet Food Labeling Workshop the day after the close of the 2019 Petfood Forum in Kansas City MO
May 2, 2019 (Thursday)
8:00am - 5:00pm
Kansas City Marriott Downtown
200 W 12th Street, Kansas City, MO
(816) 421-6800

Registration Information

Benefits to Participants

  • Increased productivity within the regulatory department
  • Increased profits to their company through fewer regulatory issues
  • Increased understanding of labeling law and how to interpret it accurately
  • Actions to take before a new pet food product or ingredient is introduced into the marketplace – and where to find this information within AAFCO
  • Increased coordination among internal departments – sales, marketing, product development, regulatory


Topics covered in the day-long Workshop


  • Pet food product label construction
  • What states look for when doing label review
  • How to review labels in-house for compliance
  • How to avoid common label problems
  • How to make appropriate marketing claims

Instructors will include regulatory officials who work specifically with pet food labeling.

Useful Information

  • Limited to 300 people
  • Each participant receives:
    • 2-week subscription to the AAFCO Online Official Publication (OP)
    • Pet Food Labeling Guide
  • Continental breakfast, lunch, and coffee breaks are included with your registration
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1800 S. Oak Street, Suite 100, Champaign, IL 61820-6974
Phone: 217-356-4221 --- Fax: 217-398-4119
Email: aafco@aafco.org
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