Retailer Excellence Awards Nomination Deadline Extended
Pet Business and the organizers of Global Pet Expo have extended the nomination deadline for this year's Retailer Excellence Awards to February 22, due to overwhelming interest in this year's program.
The Retailer Excellence Awards, which will be presented at Global Pet Expo (March 22-24 at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, Fla.), honor outstanding independent pet stores in categories such as Merchandising, Marketing, Customer Service, Store Design and Community Service. In addition, “Best Overall Retailer” awards will be given to one single-store retailer, one multi-unit retailer with 2-10 stores and one multi-unit retailer with 10 or more stores.
A panel of industry experts, which includes members of the Pet Business and Global Pet Expo staffs, will judge the contest based on the information provided about the nominees. While self nominations are encouraged, nominations are also accepted from manufacturers, distributors and members of the industry. Submission forms can be found HERE.
The award winners will be announced at the Global Pet Expo Industry Breakfast on March 23, 2017, at 8:00 a.m.