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.
The human-animal bond is good for you, good for animals and good for business.
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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.
The Pet Store Pro free online retail training program puts a team of experts within reach for pet specialty retailers.
BEAK, a new avian-focused industry organization, strives to raise awareness of—and appreciation for—the rewards of bird ownership.
Selling doesn’t have to be rocket science for pet retailers who know how to open customer relationships and earn the sale.
In neighborhood pet shops, every inch of shelf space is a precious commodity. Learn how data drives smart allocations decisions.
Launching and sustaining a healthy retail pet business requires building and updating a comprehensive plan.
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.
Stepping out after hours? Browse this list of hot spots for ideas.
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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Steve King, president of the Pet Industry Distributors Association, discusses how vendors and buyers alike can better cultivate relationships with their wholesale distributor partners.
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.
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.
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.
Business owners can apply some very basic principles of animal behavior and training techniques to build effective relationships with their employees.
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.