From nutritious ingredients to sustainability to questions about grain-free, consumers are looking for the best products for their pups.
Products in the natural wellness and healthcare segment of the pet goods industry are addressing specific issues, optimizing animal well being and potentially extending animals’ lives.
Watch out dogs—cats are on the move! With more owners taking their felines for walks, retailers have an opportunity to grow their cat harness and leash selection.
Many of small animals’ needs can be addressed by carrying the right selection of toys.
Chewing is a natural instinct for many dogs, which can result in a lot of damage and frustration for owners. Rawhide chews and alternatives offer solutions that not only save furniture, but also sanity.
As more consumers groom their pets at home, retailers should ensure that they remain knowledgeable about, and keep their stores stocked with, reliable products.
This breed-standard cut is set with a snap-on comb and can be taken shorter.
Two pet industry leaders discuss why eco-consciousness is good for business.
Much more than high-tech cash registers, POS systems can help retailers connect with customers.
As technology becomes a necessary part of everyday life, pet product manufacturers have found various ways to integrate it into the ways humans interact with their pets.
Stephen Trachtenberg, president of Chasing Our Tails, discusses how his company is innovating the treats and chews category with single-ingredient chews that are made and sourced in the U.S.
Knowing how to address and diffuse a conflict creates a more cohesive and understanding work environment.
A lot of time can be wasted in the grooming salon, whether it's from idle chit-chat or late drop-offs/pick-ups. To keep things running smoothly, it's all about increasing efficiency.
The duty of cleaning up after pets is a labor of love, but consumers want cleaning formulas that will safely ease the burden of solving stain and odor issues.
After spending the past 33 years building a reputation as one of the premier pet specialty retailers in the Pacific Northwest, the 23-store Pet Pros chain stands poised for a new era of growth built on the foundation of its “four pillars” of natural, healthy products, education, fun and community.
After 31 years in the pet industry, Loving Pets founder and president Eric Abbey understands the industry from the inside out.
The 2019 Retailer of the Year wants pets and pet parents to enjoy the shopping experience in its stores.
The 2019 Retailer of the Year learned how to manage e-commerce to keep up with buyer trends.
Jacinthe Moreau, president of the World Pet Association, explains why this year’s SuperZoo is a must-attend event for retailers, pet care professionals and vendors alike.
Retailers can play a vital role in saving the lives of pets by helping customers build an effective plan for dealing with natural disasters.