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Water Treatments: Tricks or Treats?

When it comes to water treatments, fish hobbyists who can position themselves as experts in the field will see the most success.

Freshwater Livestock Report

The COVID-19 pandemic altered the supply chain for fish livestock, meaning it’s time for retailers to adapt.

Aquarium Filtration Revisited

When it comes to aquarium filtration, some options are better than others.

An Education in Lighting Essentials

Fish hobbyists and retailers alike know how to properly light an aquarium, but do they know how lighting really works?

The Latest On Invertebrates

Shrimp have the ability to engage any aquatic lover and turn over a sizeable profit for retailers.

Packaged Diets

Considering the complex feeding needs of fish, carrying packaged diets isn’t about finding the cheapest option.

It’s Alive(stock)

The most important part of decorating an aquarium is focusing on the tank’s inhabitants.

The Top Products of 2019

The 18th annual Pet Business Industry Recognition Awards celebrate the most innovative products launched in the pet care category.

Marine Livestock Report

Corals continue to play a major role in how the fish-keeping hobby continues to evolve.

On the Menu

In order to remain competitive, an aquatics shop should carry both live and frozen foods.

On Display

One of the best ways to sell the products you carry in stores is to showcase them in elaborate displays.

Selling Starter Kits

To help budding fish hobbyists, fish stores should offer starter kits to get them going.

Aquarium Maintenance

A clean aquarium is a happy aquarium, which is why it’s important to make sure hobbyists are stocked with everything they need to keep their tanks fresh.

Freshwater Livestock Report

Retailers can see success if they properly acquire, display and maintain freshwater fish and aquariums.

Treated Fairly

Retailers can help hobbyists understand the different types of water treatment options.

Going Gecko

Pet retailers would benefit from selling Crested Geckos, as they are easy to care for and adorable.

Filter Innovations

Retailers should keep up-to-date on the latest aquarium filtration trends to improve sales in this category.

Light it Up

Retailers should stay up-to-date on the latest aquarium lighting options to benefit both their customers and stores.

Pack it Up

When it comes to fish food, retailers should stock packaged diets, as well as fresh and frozen foods, to compete with big-box and chain stores.

Invertebrate Invasion

Retailers should stock a variety of invertebrates for both beginners and veterans to stay relevant in the aquarium business.
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