Petmate Acquires Pet Qwerks


Petmate acquired Pet Qwerks Inc.

Founded in 2003 by Jim Gick, Pet Qwerks is a growing company that designs and develops quality dog chews and interactive toys for dogs and cats under the names Flavorit, Babble Ball, IncrediBUBBLES, Zombie, Bongo, Alien, WISH and Barkbones.

"Petmate has always been focused on helping to build the bonds between pets and their families with quality products to help enhance their well being," said Alice Tillett, CEO of Petmate. "We are excited Pet Qwerks will be joining the Petmate portfolio, as their combined strength in the chew and interactive categories is complementary to our commitment to providing quality innovative products to pets and pet parents."