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Selling the Spa Experience

Taking the home-grooming experience beyond a simple clean cut, retailers have identified the demand for luxurious products to soothe and indulge pets.

Something Natural to Chew On

Pet parents are increasingly choosy when it comes to dog chews, so retailers should invest in a wider variety of natural and non-traditional treats.

Purely Palatable

With palatability, cross-selling and domestic sourcing at the forefront of Emerald Pet’s vision, the company caters its products to be successful in a retail environment.

Going Places

No journey is out of the question with this broad selection of pet travel products for in the car and on the go.

High-Tech Fetch

Denny Hamill, CEO of iFetch, explains how the company’s automated ball-tossing toy has grown from a simple idea to a sizeable family business.

Emerging Trends: Collaboration, Convergence & Conflict

At the Pet Industry Leadership Conference, PIJAC provided attendees with an update on emerging legislative and regulatory trends.

A Take on Asian Fusion Style

Asian fusion grooming—as demonstrated here on Shay, a Poodle-Pomeranian mix—is a fun, creative style that can bring out the artist in any groomer.

Holistic Pet Care Pioneers

Earth Animal founders Dr. Bob and Susan Goldstein discuss the company’s unsurpassed commitment to improving the health and quality of life of pets.

Bountiful Bowls

Stylish solutions for feeding four-legged friends.

Well Connected

The second-annual Pet Connections Expo gave retail buyers an opportunity to see the latest and greatest pet products from more than 100 vendors, as well as take part in a variety of educational sessions designed to drive their businesses to new heights.

Focused on Solutions

Blake Anderson, founder/managing director of Pet Parents, explains how the company’s unique brand of innovation is helping to minimize the messes that come with pet ownership.

A Unique Twist on Dog Chews

Glenn A. Novotny, vice president of sales and marketing at Emerald Pet Products, discusses the company’s approach to innovating the dog chew category.

Perfecting the Trim

While great scissor work depends on having the right tools and technique, it actually begins before you even pick up a pair of shears.

Breeding Better Behavior

After nearly 40 years in business, The Company of Animals continues to innovate the training and behavior category.

Form & Function in Coat Care Tools

When selecting the brushes and combs they use in the salon, it is important that groomers focus on elements such as safety, ergonomics and suitability to the job at hand.

Many Services, One Goal

The Green K9 is a one-stop shop that combines a focus on healthy pet products with services that cultivate client loyalty and trust.

How Loyalty Programs Can Improve Your Business

A well-executed program will not only drive customers back into your store, it will provide valuable information that can be used to make your business more profitable.

Superior Suds

Pet stylists know just how important starting with a clean coat is to producing a great groom. With that in mind, here are some of the top shampoos available on the professional market.

The Right Staff

Building an effective team of employees for your salon will require finding candidates who not only have the necessary skills, but also fit the image of your brand.

Global Evolution

How Global Pet Expo keeps reinventing the business experience.
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