Trends in natural nutrition continue to follow human food trends, so retailers must be prepared to answer any and all questions regarding their offerings.
When it comes to grooming products, today’s pet parents aren’t compromising quality nor natural ingredients—they want it all.
Manufacturers of eco-friendly pet products have gained a strong following with conscientious consumers, and retailers must also get on board to remain relevant.
As eco-friendly pet beds have become mainstays of the category, manufacturers are now meeting owners' demands for style and durability, too.
As pet parents become more environmentally conscious, independent retailers continue to be their go-to source of information on the best eco-friendly toys.
How we define natural pet food is ever changing, but its popularity and importance to your store is here to stay.
Manufacturers say constant innovation is the key to boosting natural treat offerings in pet stores.
Natural grooming products are growing in popularity as pet parents take a closer look at what goes into the products they buy for their companions.
With more consumers seeking out healthy options for their pets beyond food and treats, the natural chews category has nothing but growth in its future.
Natural cat litter is available in many forms and textures, so manufacturers are helping consumers learn more about the options.
While they still represent a relatively small segment of the pet food market, organic food and treats are becoming more popular as consumers pursue healthier diets for themselves.
Consumers continue to seek natural foods for their dogs and cats, and manufacturers are developing more offerings in response.
Once a niche category, green cleaning products are taking over retail shelf space as shoppers increasingly look for safe, effective, natural solutions to pet-related messes.
As going green becomes mainstream, reusing unwanted materials to create unique pet products allows manufacturers to become creative – and pet parents to sleep soundly.
Manufacturers in the natural flea and tick solutions category are prioritizing alternatives to chemical ingredients.
Pet product manufacturers are expanding their toy lines to include offerings made from non-toxic, natural materials and eco-friendly components.
Natural dog and cat foods have many attributes that manufacturers and retailers are eager to communicate to consumers.
Although there is no single set of industry standards to define natural pet treats, it is clear that many manufacturers are devoted to setting a high bar with their products.
Consumers are more interested than ever in purchasing natural grooming products to use at home on their pets.
It has become almost a given that shoppers will turn to independent pet stores first when looking for natural pet nutrition.