Phillips Adds Horizon Legacy to Distribution Centers on West, East Coasts
Phillips Pet Food & Supplies has expanded distribution of the Horizon Pet Nutrition line by adding the Legacy brand on the West and East coasts. Horizon Legacy is now available at Phillips’ distribution centers in Arizona, California (Sacramento and Anaheim), Massachusetts, Oregon and Pennsylvania.
“Phillips is committed to increasing our assortment of premium pet foods, giving our independent pet customers access to high-quality, in-demand ancestral diets,” said Elizabeth Thibodeau, senior vice president, merchandising and marketing services for Phillips Pet Food & Supplies, which is headquartered in Easton, Pa. “We are pleased to expand the Horizon line with Legacy’s innovative kibble recipes, which offer the benefits of raw protein pet foods and align with the humanization trend in the pet industry.”
Legacy grain- and potato-free kibble formulas are designed to provide the benefits of a raw diet. The line has an 81 percent animal protein content, with a selection of fresh chicken, chicken meal, salmon meal, turkey meal, fresh eggs and chicken fat, according to officials for Rosthern, Saskatchewan, Canada-based Horizon Pet Nutrition. The formulas also contain essential amino acids and antioxidants from fresh fruits and raw vegetables, officials added.