Edit ModuleShow Tags
Edit ModuleShow Tags
Edit ModuleShow Tags
Edit ModuleShow Tags

Latest News

JustFoodForDogs Helps Dog Owners Prep for Fourth of July

The company will be giving free samples of its Calm product at JustFoodForDogs kitchens and pantries, all Pet Food Express locations and select Petco stores.

Cosmic Pet Acquires PetFusion

The addition is anticipated to bring insight into the pet industry and the e-commerce channel.

Pet Connections Expo Launches Boot Camp for Retailers

In addition, Pet Connections Expo will be working with Pet Boss Nation on one of its Campfire Areas, which is set to take place mid-October at the New Jersey Convention & Expo Center.

Champion Transparency Council Files First Report

The council reveals its upbeat behind-the-scenes report of Champion’s DogStar Kitchen and one of the company’s suppliers.
Edit ModuleShow Tags
Edit ModuleShow Tags
Edit ModuleShow Tags
Edit Module Edit ModuleShow Tags
Edit ModuleShow Tags

Blogs

These Omnichannel Strategies are Helping Brick-and-Mortar Retailers Stay in the Black

As the internet continues to swallow up increasingly larger slices of the pet pie, brick-and-mortars are forced to retool their strategies.

Shoppers Seek Sustainability

Sustainability is top of mind for today’s shoppers. Thus, pet retailers have much to gain by becoming more eco-conscious.

Stella & Chewy's on the Power of Raw and Teaming Up with Neighborhood Pet Stores

Mark Sapir, chief marketing officer for Stella & Chewy’s in Oak Creek, Wis., discusses the inspiration behind the company and how it has grown to become a staple in the raw pet food space.

How to Maximize Distributor Relationships

Distributors remain a vital part of the supply chain, and PIDA’s Power of D website details how much retailers have to gain by understanding the critical and diverse roles these companies play.
Edit ModuleShow Tags

In This Issue

Dog Kibble Keeps Up with Demand for Better Nutrition

No longer just a piece of dry food, dog kibble is evolving to keep pace with consumer demand for stellar pet nutrition.

Demand for Lifestage Diets for Dogs Grows

Life-stage diets for dogs maintain steady sales as nutrition research evolves and owners look for foods that meet specific nutritional needs.

How Low-Calorie Dog Treats Help with Training

Training treats and other low-calorie tidbits can help dog owners reward pets for good behavior while managing their weight.

Hobbyists Embrace Terrariums and Paludariums

Natural terrarium and paludarium setups with live plants and bioactive environments are increasingly popular and are helping retailers grow sales.
Edit ModuleShow Tags

Industry Profiles

Stella & Chewy's on the Power of Raw and Teaming Up with Neighborhood Pet Stores

Mark Sapir, chief marketing officer for Stella & Chewy’s in Oak Creek, Wis., discusses the inspiration behind the company and how it has grown to become a staple in the raw pet food space.

This Canadian Pet Store Chain Has Embraced Being an Omnichannel Organization

This fast-growing Canadian chain emphasizes innovation, customer service, nutrition and community fun.

How Merrick Pet Care is Staying Committed to Pet Specialty

Tim Simonds, CEO of Merrick Pet Care in Evanston, Ill., discusses Merrick Pet Care’s admirable growth and the company’s commitment to the pet specialty channel.

New Jersey Pet Shop Owner Bets on a Store Makeover to Keep Sales Increasing

Living Pawsitively focuses on cat and dog health, providing consumers with high-quality, nutrition-focused solutions for their pets.
Edit ModuleShow Tags

Sponsored Content

Four Ways to Ease Pets’ Anxiety During July Fourth Fireworks

With Fourth of July just around the corner, it’s important to not only prepare yourself but your pets too.
Edit ModuleShow Tags

Pets & Policies

Habitattitude Campaign Encourages Wise Pet Choices to Protect Environment

The Pet Industry Joint Advisory Council (PIJAC) has relaunched the campaign, which is designed to educate pet owners and protect the environment from invasive species.

Reptile Awareness Day Celebrates Herps

The Pet Industry Joint Advisory Council explains why the industry celebrates Reptile Awareness Day, which is this Sunday.

PIJAC Joins the AMR Challenge to Combat Antibiotic Resistance

PIJAC and the broader pet care community are working to develop and establish Recommendations for Judicious Use of Antimicrobials in Companion Animal Care.

Why Tarantulas Are Underappreciated and Valuable Pets

The Pet Industry Joint Advisory Council's vice president of government affairs recently attended a workshop that gave PIJAC more information about the tarantula trade.
Edit ModuleShow Tags
Edit ModuleShow Tags
Edit ModuleShow Tags
Edit ModuleShow Tags
Edit ModuleShow Tags
Edit ModuleShow Tags