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Maximizing the Supply Chain

Steve King, president of the Pet Industry Distributors Association, discusses how vendors and buyers alike can better cultivate relationships with their wholesale distributor partners.

The Next Generation

Kate Simonfay, APPA’s associate manager of exhibitor services and one of the leaders of the association’s Young Professionals network, discusses the new group’s purpose and its involvement at Global Pet Expo this year.

PIJAC Welcomes New Chair, Laura J. “Peach” Reid

President and CEO of Fish Mart, Inc., and pet industry veteran, Reid will put her substantial experience and knowledge to valuable use as she takes the reins as head of PIJAC’s Board of Directors.

All Aboard

PIJAC’s Mike Bober invites all members of the pet industry to share in the organization’s government affairs strategy, which was presented recently at the PILC.

Getting the Best from Your Staff

Business owners can apply some very basic principles of animal behavior and training techniques to build effective relationships with their employees.

Feng Shui for Your Pet Store

Make Every Connection Count

The key to building a loyal customer base in today’s highly competitive retail world is to ensure that your pet business is engaging consumers the right way at every touchpoint.

Orlando Dining

This town has something for everyone. Here’s a sampling of Orlando’s vast culinary options.

Welcome to “The Greatest Show on Earth”

With a competitive climate that is heating up and a customer base that is becoming more educated every day, it is a good thing that Global Pet Expo offers ample opportunities to drive success for retailers and vendors alike.

Breaking News from Day 1 of GPE

Check out the latest news and product launches from the first day of Global Pet Expo!

Meeting Tomorrow’s Challenges Today

Bob Vetere, president and CEO of the American Pet Products Association, discusses the important steps that the pet industry is taking to proactively address the issues that will inevitably rise in the future.

A World of Opportunity

Andrew Darmohraj, executive vice president and COO of the American Pet Products Association, discusses how attendees can make the most of their time here at Global Pet Expo.

Six Pet Trends to Watch in 2016

A look at some of the key product categories that are going to be big sales generators in pet stores this year.

An International Flair

Global Pet Expo’s International Pavilion continues to offer up an ever-expanding smorgasbord of pet product innovation from beyond U.S. borders and across the sea, reports Anne Ferrante, senior vice president of member relations and business development for the American Pet Products Association (APPA).

Winning New Customers

Pet specialty retailers that use the free Pet Store Pro online training program have a powerful new resource for growing their customer base.

Connecting in an Instant

Instagram can be a great marketing tool for your pet store, provided you are prepared to take full advantage of this growing social-media platform.

Improve Your Business’ Cash Flow

Without a healthy cash flow, even “profitable” businesses with strong gross margins may not be as healthy as they seem.

Turning Time Into Money

Business owners can improve their productivity–and drive the success of their enterprise—by adopting a proactive and thoughtful approach to time management.

Win an iPad Pro or Apple Watch at Global Pet Expo

Pet Business magazine will be hosting two special giveaways at this year's Global Pet Expo.

5 Tips for Making the Most of Global Pet Expo

With just a few weeks left before Global Pet Expo gets underway in Orlando, Fla., two of the show's organizers offer some valuable advice to attendees.
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