Contract Manufacturing - Pet and Animal Care & Veterinary Products.
Contract Manufacturing is a service offered by some manufacturers to supply their pet products or pet product ingredients or components to other pet or rural animal manufacturer wholesale or retail pet, horse or farm animal company.
Contract Manufacturing in the pet industry can be done 'under licence'. A licence for the pet product formula or method of manufacturing the pet or animal product can be purchased from the Contract Manufacturer by another pet or animal product manufacturer. A pet product Contract Manufacturer can also label a pet or animal product with the hiring pet company's logo etc on it.
For example a horse product manufacturer such as a saddler or wholesaler might want to sell a horse shampoo or saddle oil under their own brand label but not have the resources to do so. The Contract Manufacturer labels the horse shampoo with the other horse company's logo and contact details.