Quantcast
Edit ModuleShow Tags
Edit ModuleShow Tags
Edit ModuleShow Tags
Edit ModuleShow Tags

Archive »Industry News

Shelter Population Study Released

Results of the study show progress in reducing the population of homeless pets, but could also signify an impending puppy shortage.

Tatsuya Suto Named New President of The Hartz Mountain Corporation

Suto succeeds Gumpei Futagami who will remain at the company as executive chairman and continues in his role as vice chief executive officer of Unicharm Corporation, the majority owner of Hartz.

Worldwise Acquires SHERPA

Worldwise announced the official acquisition of SHERPA, a pet tote, carrier and accessories brand.
Edit ModuleShow Tags
Edit ModuleShow Tags

Archive »Pet Food

Providing Pets with Proper Foods

Grocery retailers that emphasize health and nutrition can succeed in this changing category.

Safer Sourcing

Consumer demand and federal regulations are driving the trend toward more transparency and oversight in the sourcing of pet products.

Above and Beyond

Paul D. Cooke, vice president/director industry development for Nestlé Purina Pet Care, discusses how his company continues to innovate the pet food category in the mass market.
Edit ModuleShow Tags

Archive »Retailer Profiles

The Meijer Touch

A Meijer store in Lansing, Mich., engages animal owners with a large, highly visible pet department stocked with a comprehensive selection that even includes live fish.

Tops With Pet Owners

Williamsville, N.Y.-based Tops Friendly Market has enhanced its commitment to the pet care category by expanding its selection and stepping up its merchandising in the pet aisle.

High Variety for Active Pets

In Southern California’s outdoor-loving community of Granada Hills, Ralphs supermarket provides convenience and variety for pets that are ready to hit the happy mountain trails.
Edit ModuleShow Tags

Archive »Featured Articles

Exponential Growth

The latest edition of Pet Business’ Top 25 Retailers list reveals the staggering rate at which the pet specialty channel’s premier chains are expanding.

Peering Into Private Pets

Pet product manufacturers will showcase their goods at the PLMA’s 2016 Private Label Trade Show.

Cleaning Up with Natural Litter

Natural cat litter is available in many forms and textures, so manufacturers are helping consumers learn more about the options.

Treats for a New Generation of Cat Owners

Cat ownership is booming amongst Millennials—and they are taking the cat treat category in a healthier direction.

Capturing the Holiday Impulse

This year’s holiday assortments will feature bold colors, fun and functional gifts, and even something to bring to parties.
Edit ModuleShow Tags

Archive »Global Pet Expo

Tomorrow’s Trends Come to Life at Global Pet Expo

What will make pet store cash registers ring in 2016 and beyond?

Face-to-Face Value

While this year’s Global Pet Expo drew a record crowd of buyers and exhibitors, the real success of the event can be measured by the many business-driving connections that were made at the show.

Global Pet Expo Reports Record-Setting Year

Global Pet Expo 2016 experienced record-setting attendance and new product launches during the three-day show.

New Products Showcase Winners Announced

Thursday night, Bob Vetere, president and CEO of the American Pet Products Association announced the winners of New Products Showcase awards at a ceremony on the show floor.
Edit ModuleShow Tags

Archive »Trends

A Healthier Chew

As Millennial shoppers increasingly drive pet product trends, the market is seeing a wider variety of simple, all-natural dog chews.

The Power of Pet Tech

As pet owners increasingly integrate new technologies into their everyday lives, they are looking for similar advancements in a variety of pet product categories.

Appealing to the Modern Pet Owner

The future of the pet aisle in mass and grocery stores depends on whether manufacturers and retailers keep up with pet owners’ changing demands.

Selling Stain & Odor Products

Manufacturers are responding to consumer demand for products that remove, not mask, stains and odors.

The Sharp-Dressed Dog

As dressing dogs up-either in fun costumes or functional yet fashionable clothing-gains traction, manufacturers are giving pet owners lots of stylish options and pet retailers profitable opportunities.

join us on social media

 

Edit ModuleShow Tags
Edit ModuleShow Tags

Popular Articles

The Meijer Touch

A Meijer store in Lansing, Mich., engages animal owners with a large, highly visible pet department stocked with a comprehensive selection that even includes live fish.

Worldwise SmartyKat Racin' Rascal

The SmartyKat Racin’ Rascal is a 2-in-1 remote controlled toy and laser pointer.

The Sharp-Dressed Dog

As dressing dogs up-either in fun costumes or functional yet fashionable clothing-gains traction, manufacturers are giving pet owners lots of stylish options and pet retailers profitable opportunities.

Pet 'n Shape's Chicken and Duck Hide Twists

Pet ‘n Shape’s Chicken and Duck Hide Twists are made with all-natural, nutritious chicken and duck wrapped around wholesome rawhide sticks.

No More No Frills

Go premium or go home. That seems to be the strategy for private-label pet product manufacturers that know consumers want more than inexpensive versions of branded items.
Edit ModuleShow Tags

Calendar

February 2017

Today

  • Sun
  • Mon
  • Tue
  • Wed
  • Thu
  • Fri
  • Sat
29 30 31 01 02 03 04
05 06 07 08 09 10 11
12 13 14 15 16 17 18
19 20 21 22 23 24 25
26 27 28 01 02 03 04
Edit ModuleShow Tags

Archive »New Products

Nerf Dog Compact Tennis Ball Blaster

Nerf Dog Compact Tennis Ball Blaster is the second-generation version of the current 20 in. Nerf Tennis Ball Blaster.

Pet Zone Designer Diner

Pet Zone Designer Diner reduces the distance between the dog and its food and water, reducing strain on neck and joints.

Nestlé Purina PetCare Co. Beneful Recipes

Nestlé Purina PetCare Co.’s Beneful brand unveiled new recipes across its dry dog food line, making real meat the No. 1 ingredient in its beef and chicken varieties.

Mammoth Pet Products Flossy Chews 2 Knot Bones

They are made with colorful, premium cotton-blend materials that floss dogs’ teeth as they play.

F.M. Brown's Sons POP Displays

F.M. Brown’s Sons new POP displays are convenient, easy-to-use and loaded with wild bird feeding information.