Max Davis 


Business Unit Manager


Waldner Americas

Presentation description:

Panel discussion: Pet food trends post-pandemic: What’s the new normal? The COVID-19 pandemic has upended life as we know it, for businesses and consumers alike. As countries and societies start to emerge from lockdowns and economies open back up, what consumer trends are driving the pet food market, now and going forward? A panel of experts will provide their projections and insights on market, ingredient, product and packaging trends that will influence pet food product development, marketing, production, retailing and other areas.


Max Davis completed his bachelor of science degree in economics at George Washington University. He previously held the position of international purchasing manager for a Mexican dairy conglomerate, Lechera de Guadalajara, working from conception through launch of multiple new product lines. In the U.S., Davis managed all business development efforts at a family owned auction, appraisal and asset management firm servicing the food and beverage industries with a heavy focus on the dairy market. In 2019, he joined PTI-Waldner North America as the business unit manager for Waldner Filling and Sealing Systems, with oversight of all sales, service and parts business segments in the Americas.