Showcasing the Standouts
Published: April 1, 2013
The best product introductions at Global Pet Expo took center stage during the show’s New Products Showcase Awards presentation.

 

 

As it does every year, Global Pet Expo gave attendees who visited its New Products Showcase an opportunity to cast their vote for the best product introductions in a variety of pet categories. The top-three vote getters in a variety of pet categories were announced during a ceremony that was held on the exhibition floor at the end of the second day of the show. This year’s winners were:

 

 

 

AQUATICS



Best In Show
NoClean Aquariums
Self-Cleaning Betta Aquarium

 

Second Place
Central Garden and Pet
Aqueon LED Bubble Wands

 

Third Place
RefinedKind Pet Products
Zooquariums

 

 

 

BIRD



Best In Show
Fetch-It Pets Inc.
Zoo Chews Foraging Bird Toys

 

Second Place
Prevue Pet Products Inc.
Pop up Park

 

Third Place
A&E Cage Co. LLC
Java Wood Bird Toys

 

 

 

BOUTIQUE


 

Best In Show
Classic Paws Furniture / Aquatica Gallery LLC
Tyson Pet Bed Collection

 

Second Place
Dog SnorZ
Dog Snorz designer pillowcases

 

Third Place
Bow Wow Couture
Dog Collar with Bow/Bow Tie

 

 

 

CAT


 

Best In Show
Ware Manufacturing
Earthly Elements Curves

 

Second Place
PetSafe
FroliCat DART DUO

 

Third Place
PetSafe
FroliCat POUNCE

 

 

 

DOG


 

Best In Show
The Company of Animals
Green Slow Feeder

 

Second Place
Petstages Inc.
CRUNCHCORE Chewing Dog Toys

 

Third Place
Dog Gone Smart
Dirty Dog Floor Runner

 

 

 

NATURAL PET


 

Best In Show
Ware Manufacturing
Bamboozles

 

Second Place
Fromm Family Foods LLC
Fromm Four-Star Pork & Peas Recipe for Dogs

 

Third Place
The Pet Hydration People LLC
LICKS Liquid Vitamins

 

 

 

REPTILE


 

Best In Show
Penn-Plax Inc.
Reptology Stone Hide-Away

 

Second Place
BioBubble Pets
Terrarium Riser

 

Third Place
A&E Cage Co. LLC
Reptile Javarium

 

 

 

SMALL ANIMAL


 

Best In Show
Ware Manufacturing
Critter Timbers

 

Second Place
A&E Cage Co. LLC
Java Wood Natural Small Animal Chew Toys

 

Third Place
Ware Manufacturing
Rice Pop Paddy

 

 

 

POINT-OF-PURCHASE


 

Best In Show
Tropiclean Pet Products (Div. of Cosmos Corp.)
Tropiclean End Cap

 

Second Place
Ware Manufacturing
Chick-N-Cantina

 

Third Place
Timberline Live Pet Foods
Cricket Display Case