While the Global Pet Expo and SuperZoo trade shows have proven to be vital to the ongoing success of the pet industry, the Pet Industry Leadership Conference coming up in January will be no less important.
The Pet Industry Joint Advisory Council unveiled a new set of uniform standards of care for small animals such as small mammals, birds and reptiles.
Lucy Postins, founder and chief integrity officer of The Honest Kitchen, discusses her company’s commitment to supporting healthy pets and healthy independent pet stores.
While pet specialty retailers face serious challenges in an evolving competitive environment, they can still be successful by playing to their strengths.
Royal Pet Inc. is building on its 20-year history of crafting solution-oriented pet care products with the launch of an innovative line of edible dog chew toys.
By re-evaluating their approach to sales margins, retailers can identify missed opportunities for potential profit and build a stronger foundation for their business.
The fifth annual edition of Aquatic Experience – Chicago will provide an in-depth look at fish health management for members of the aquatic industry.
The aquarium trade is continually threatened by far-reaching legislation and regulations driven by ideology instead of science.
Pet owners are taking pampering to the next level, and pet specialty retailers with the right approach stand to benefit.
Small, independent retailers play an important role in leading the pet industry into a future filled with change.
Pet store owners and managers can solve issues successfully and efficiently by identifying the right approach and devoting the appropriate amount of time.
While the pet specialty channel’s distribution landscape has gotten smaller over the years, the value that distributors bring to manufacturers and retailers continues to grow.
Win, lose or draw, legislating animal care is an ongoing effort.
Sara Schrekenhofer, advertising manager for Leather Brothers, Inc., discusses how the company has honed its approach to making durable and stylish leashes and collars over the past 40-plus years.
What’s in a name? With Global Pet Expo, there’s more to it than you might think.
The recent Atlanta Pet Fair and upcoming SuperZoo trade shows both offer professional groomers a great opportunity to gain the resources necessary for driving their businesses to new heights.
There are several approaches that businesses can take to help educate legislators, regulators and the public about the great work the industry does for pets and pet lovers.
It is only by working together as a unified voice that the pet industry can successfully battle against dangerous legislative and regulatory actions like pet sale bans.
In 2016, pet industry spending increased by $6 billion to reach a new all-time high.
Recent studies led by respected researchers illustrate just how important a role the pet industry plays in making sure that pets and people are well cared for.