The Natural Pet section at Global Pet Expo represented a trend that experts expect will continue for a long time to come.
Retailers can increase sales of eco-friendly pet beds and furniture by explaining the benefits to consumers.
Retailers can tap into the sales potential of the growing supplements and health remedies product categories by being informed and proactive.
Manufacturers of natural pet foods have emerged from humble, wholesome beginnings to become true contenders for market share in pet specialty.
The trend toward all-natural products is boosting the growth of the natural litter category, and retailers that are prepared to educate consumers stand to profit.
The trend toward natural products has impacted the collars and leashes category in a big way, and pet specialty retailers must be ready to respond.
The natural products trend has had a significant impact in the dog chews category, and pet specialty stores stand to profit.
Industry experts say that an expanding influx of natural products is improving quality, safety and aesthetics in the pet furniture category.
The popularity of “green” toys has grown by leaps and bounds as pet owners become increasingly concerned about the effect that these products can have on their pets’ health.
Once just a niche category, natural pet treats have become an essential part of many pet specialty stores’ offerings as consumers become more discerning about what they feed to their pets.
As cat ownership and consumer interest in natural products continue to grow, pet stores have a great opportunity to profit from natural feline diets.
The pet cleanup category is one of the most fertile segments for the growing eco-friendly product trend.