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Six Trends to Watch in 2017

There are several nutrition trends generating a lot of buzz in the pet industry, but buzz alone will not bring success to today’s brands and retailers.

Global Growth

Andrew Darmohraj, executive vice president and COO of the American Pet Products Association, discusses how Global Pet Expo is not only expanding in size, it is also evolving to deliver more value to buyers and exhibitors.

Building on Success

Bob Vetere, president and CEO of the American Pet Products Association, shares his perspective on the key issues facing the pet industry and what is necessary to continue its growth.

Step Into the Spotlight

Pet stores have an opportunity to be recognized for their retail excellence at this year’s Global Pet Expo in March.

Tomorrow’s Trends Come to Life at Global Pet Expo

What will make pet store cash registers ring in 2016 and beyond?

Face-to-Face Value

While this year’s Global Pet Expo drew a record crowd of buyers and exhibitors, the real success of the event can be measured by the many business-driving connections that were made at the show.

A Display of Excellence

Pet Business, Coastal Pet Products and the organizers of Global Pet Expo honored 10 outstanding pet specialty retailers at Thursday’s Retailer Excellence Awards presentation.

New Products Showcase Winners Announced

Thursday night, Bob Vetere, president and CEO of the American Pet Products Association announced the winners of New Products Showcase awards at a ceremony on the show floor.

Bob Vetere Honored with Rolf C. Hagen Hall of Fame Award

Bob Vetere, president and CEO of the American Pet Products Association (APPA), has been named this year’s recipient of the Rolf C. Hagen Hall of Fame Award.

A Bond Worth Boosting

The human-animal bond is good for you, good for animals and good for business.

Breaking News from Day 3 of GPE

See what's new from the final day at Global Pet Expo!

500-Plus Reasons to Get Involved

PIJAC’s Mike Bober explains why 2016 should be the year that everyone in the pet market gets involved in shaping the industry’s collective impact on pet-related policy.

Building a Better Staff

The Pet Store Pro free online retail training program puts a team of experts within reach for pet specialty retailers.

Birds of a Feather Flock Together

BEAK, a new avian-focused industry organization, strives to raise awareness of—and appreciation for—the rewards of bird ownership.

Sales Made Simple

Selling doesn’t have to be rocket science for pet retailers who know how to open customer relationships and earn the sale.

Shelf Empowerment

In neighborhood pet shops, every inch of shelf space is a precious commodity. Learn how data drives smart allocations decisions.

A Roadmap for Success

Launching and sustaining a healthy retail pet business requires building and updating a comprehensive plan.

Orlando Attractions

If you have time to venture off the show floor for some entertainment and recreation, there are a number of attractions to check out in Orlando.

Orlando Nightlife

Stepping out after hours? Browse this list of hot spots for ideas.

Only the Best Will Do

As more discretionary dollars make their way into consumers’ pocketbooks, retailers have an opportunity to continue growing the pet care category by offering the right mix of innovative and healthy products.
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