In today's high-tech world, using social media to promote a pet retail business is not only a good idea, it is imperative to the success.
Sales manager Dan Schmitz discusses how Tuffy's Pet Foods, the makers of NutriSource, Pure Vita, Natural Planet and Natural Planet Organics, is building on 50 years of experience to blaze new trails in pet food.
Bill Chilian, vice president of marketing for Barkworthies, discusses how his company's single-ingredient chews fit with the trend toward wholesome, natural pet nutrition.
Six prominent industry executives discuss the key forces that will shape the future of pet retailing.
The positive impact that the human-animal bond can have on our well-being is a powerful message to build customer loyalty and goodwill.
Katherine Elizabeth, president and CEO of Katherine Elizabeth Pet Products, discusses how her company focuses on both form and function in designing pet beds.
The pet specialty retail channel has a rosy future, if it can take advantage of the positive economic trends that are expected over the next few years.
There are four key elements to successfully dealing with legislative issues-timing, education, activism and media.
Resco is tackling pet health and beauty from the inside out with a new natural supplements line, reports Drew Clark, director of sales and marketing.
With the Rock Your Fur grooming line, Fetchâ€¦for pets! continues its commitment to partnering with recognizable brands that are dedicated to the pet specialty channel, says company president, Steven Shweky.
Five pet specialty retailers share the essential attributes that every retail manager should have.
Over the past decade, Global Pet Expo has evolved into the standard in pet industry trade-show excellence.
Kirk Young, executive vice president of Precise Pet Products, explains how the company is reinventing itself while staying true to its roots.
Five key presenters discuss what they will be talking about at the Pet Industry's Top2Top Conference, and why retailers should make a point of attending.
Eternal Rest Pet Caskets president and founder John Girton discusses how his company was driven by personal experience to fill a previously unmet need among grieving pet owners.
The best storeowners and managers are those who can get the most from their staff.
The rising tide of pet-related legislation across the country kept the Pet Industry Advisory Council busy throughout 2013.
Apply some logic, and animal-rights groups' strategy for putting sub-standard breeders out of business makes little sense.
The agenda for the Pet Industry's Top2Top Conference will feature a diverse and insightful lineup of speakers and interactive sessions.
Actively supporting positive pet-related legislation can be a great way for members of the industry to build a productive relationship with their representatives in government.