Edit ModuleShow Tags

Archive »

Halftime Analysis

During the first six months of 2014, state-level lawmakers were quite busy in advancing legislation that will inevitably impact pet stores within their jurisdiction.

Passion for P.L.A.Y.

Deborah Feng, co-founder and director of sales and operations for P.L.A.Y., Inc., discusses how the company stays at the forefront of the eco-friendly trend with affordable, high-quality products that are good for pets and the environment.

Wellness in the Bowl

Dogswell's Brad Armistead, vice president of marketing and innovation, discusses how the company's nutritional products appeal to pet palates while ensuring optimal health.

A Flair for the Exotic

Ahdee Abramson, president of Pet Ventures, Inc., says that pet owners are becoming more adventurous in the types of treats and chews they feed their animal companions.

A Lesson that Hits Home

The Pets in the Classroom program is not only helping kids to be more engaged in school, it is driving increased pet ownership in the home.

Elevating the Conversation

The high-level executives who attended the third-annual Pet Industry's Top2Top Conference in April found the event to be a valuable platform to discuss the various issues facing all segments of the trade.

A Decade of Growth

The 10th-annual Global Pet Expo was the biggest edition of the show so far.

Providing an Edge

Kevin Wahl, director of Wahl North America Professional Animal Division, discusses how the company is helping retailers and professional pet stylists make the most of key trends in the grooming category.

New Frontiers

Yannick Verry, international sales and marketing manager for Pet Fair Asia, discusses the evolution of the Chinese pet care market and the many opportunities offered at Pet Fair Asia.

A Breed Apart

Pinnacle Pets' recent St. Puppy's Day breeder educational conference is one example of how various organizations are working to ensure the supply of healthy, well-bred companion animals.

The New Normal?

Pet sales bans are gaining momentum at the local, county and state level, creating dire implications for the entire industry.

Make Social Media Work for Your Business

In today's high-tech world, using social media to promote a pet retail business is not only a good idea, it is imperative to the success.

Natural History

Sales manager Dan Schmitz discusses how Tuffy's Pet Foods, the makers of NutriSource, Pure Vita, Natural Planet and Natural Planet Organics, is building on 50 years of experience to blaze new trails in pet food.

Worth Barking About

Bill Chilian, vice president of marketing for Barkworthies, discusses how his company's single-ingredient chews fit with the trend toward wholesome, natural pet nutrition.

The Changing Landscape

Six prominent industry executives discuss the key forces that will shape the future of pet retailing.

Spread the Health

The positive impact that the human-animal bond can have on our well-being is a powerful message to build customer loyalty and goodwill.

An Eye for Design

Katherine Elizabeth, president and CEO of Katherine Elizabeth Pet Products, discusses how her company focuses on both form and function in designing pet beds.

The Road to Success

The pet specialty retail channel has a rosy future, if it can take advantage of the positive economic trends that are expected over the next few years.

TEAM Building

There are four key elements to successfully dealing with legislative issues-timing, education, activism and media.

Be Better

Resco is tackling pet health and beauty from the inside out with a new natural supplements line, reports Drew Clark, director of sales and marketing.
Edit ModuleShow Tags
Edit ModuleShow Tags

Calendar

April 2019

Today

  • Sun
  • Mon
  • Tue
  • Wed
  • Thu
  • Fri
  • Sat
31 01 02 03 04 05 06
07 08 09 10 11 12 13
14 15 16 17 18 19 20
21 22 23 24 25 26 27
28 29 30 01 02 03 04
Edit ModuleShow Tags
Edit ModuleShow Tags

Popular Articles

The Golden Retriever Teddy Cut

This groom can be the perfect answer for Golden Retriever owners who want a cut that will keep their dogs cool in hot summer weather.

Petland Discounts Closes Stores, Files for Bankruptcy

This marks the end of a chain that served the New York tri-state area for more than a half century.

The Truth About the FDA’s Grain-Free Dog Food Warning

The troubling lack of information could result in unnecessary panic among pet owners.

The Top Pet Products of 2018

The 17th-annual Pet Business Industry Recognition Award celebrates the best that the pet care category has to offer.

4 Pet Product Trends to Watch

Global Pet Expo provided valuable insight on what will drive success for pet stores in the coming months.
Edit Module