All-in-one from a single producer
Superpremium brands and full private label service.
VAFO Group is a leading European superpremium pet food producer. Our product portfolio includes dry foods, wet foods, snacks, and supplements in a wide variety of formula options, such as fresh-meat, grain-free, natural, bio-based, monoprotein, novel and niche ingredients, and low-grain concepts. Our popular top-quality brands Brit, Carnilove, HauHau, PrimaDog, PrimaCat, Christopherus, Profine, Sam’s Field, Planet Pet, Canvit, Nutrican, Country Dog, Freddy, and Let’s Bite are available in more than 75 countries worldwide. The experience and knowhow we’ve acquired over our 27 years in the industry is now available to you in a full private label service.
Revenues: 270 mio € (2020)
Sold: 160 thousand tons (2020)
Subsidiaries: Czech Republic, Germany, Finland, Sweden, Estonia, Poland
Export countries: 75
VAFO Group was created in 2018 by expanding the Czech company Vafo Praha with acquisitions in Germany, Poland, and Finland; however, each company in the group has a much longer and diverse history.
Two entrepreneurs – a mechanical engineer and a nutrition expert – begin producing dry dog food
Vafo brands strong in domestic market, first export sales, private label production begins
Creation of Brit, the company’s flagship brand
New factory constructed in compliance with EU legislation
ISO certification, EU export number
Export to 40 countries, additional investments into production
Acquisition of Canvit - manufacturer of animal feed and vitamin and mineral supplements for pets
In-house production of semi-moist snacks
Acquisition of Allco Heimtierbedarf, Germany
Acquisition of Prima Pet Premium Oy
In-house production of wet food
Production begins at a new factory in Číčenice equipped with the most advanced technology for the production of fresh-meat granules. European leader in production of dog chews Carry Pet Food partnered with VAFO. Complete European production of pet food.
A new product in the VAFO portfolio – Carnilove True Fresh. The first dog food made only from fresh meat.