A group of independent retailers convened at SuperZoo and ultimately came to a consensus on a solution to keep the indie channel solvent.
Bill Chappell was selected for his lifetime dedication to pets and their people, according to WPA officials.
Pet Product News honored one store as its Retailer of the Year and recognized with 11 additional stores with awards for their business achievements in a variety of categories.
In addition to unveiling new award categories, WPA tapped a curated panel of pet industry professionals to vote for this year’s New Product Showcase Award winners.
Teef!, a pet dental care brand by Primal Health LLC, will also be showcasing its patented dental supplement for dogs at the trade show, scheduled for Aug. 20-22 in Las Vegas.
Jacinthe Moreau, president of the World Pet Association (WPA)—which produces the annual SuperZoo trade show held in Las Vegas—shares what new attractions and educational opportunities attendees can expect during this year’s show.
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.
The Pet Tech Challenge is open to companies that offer new technology products and/or services for the pet industry.
Zoomark International, which will be held in Bologna, Italy, will feature new products, professional training and news about developments in the Italian pet market.