Poll Archives

What is your outlook for the coming year?

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  1. very positive (28.6%)
  2. guardedly optimistic (47.6%)
  3. very negative (23.8%)

Does your store have a price-match policy?

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  1. yes (50.0%)
  2. no (50.0%)

What product trend do you expect to have the biggest impact on the pet industry over the next 12 months?

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  1. Grain-Free Nutrition (80.6%)
  2. Senior Pet Products (2.8%)
  3. Natural/Eco-friendly Products (5.6%)
  4. Technology in Pet Products (0.0%)
  5. Healthcare Products (8.3%)
  6. Fashion in Pet Products (2.8%)

Do you participate in the Pets in the Classroom program?

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  1. Yes, we do (66.7%)
  2. No, we are not aware of this program (33.3%)
  3. No, we know about the program, but it's not a good fit for our store(s) (0.0%)

What is your outlook for the next 12 months?

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  1. Very optimistic - I think the we're set for an economic rebound (73.3%)
  2. Guardedly optimistic - I don't know if a rebound is coming, but we'll muddle through either way (19.2%)
  3. Negative, more hard times are ahead (7.5%)