Statistics from the U.S. Census Bureau seem to indicate yes, but pet retailers have mixed responses.
Whether or not retirement is nigh, it’s important for pet store owners to understand the worth of their businesses long before they feel ready to sell.
More retailers are riding the waves of e-commerce and veterinary growth.
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) questions the safety of raw pet food, but manufacturers say the worry is blown out of proportion.
Celeste Powers, the Pet Industry Distributors Association (PIDA)’s new president, reveals the answer, plus she talks about PIDA’s latest initiatives and distribution’s evolving role in the industry.
Empowering employees with simple, delegated tasks can help pet business owners focus more on the big picture.
Smith discusses the future of CBD for pets and his company’s role in its increasing acceptance.
The pet food industry reacts to reports of possible links of grain-free diets to canine heart problems, revealing a telling tale about the industry and its trends.
Retail industry expert Phil Chang shares three things that can make experiential moments profitable.
Understanding what your clients want in a mobile groomer will help your business stay in the fast lane.
The SuperZoo trade show in Las Vegas is one big reminder about why we’re in this industry to begin with.
In the age of e-commerce, pet specialty independents must march to their own beat.
The pace at which marketers are flooding the cannabidiol (CBD) space is stunning, and the phenomenon has important implications for both the pet supplements market and the industry as a whole.
Indie retailers need to seek out product manufacturers that not only make products, but also help sell them.
Customer reviews online do not have to make or break a pet business’s reputation, if business owners are willing to read and respond to concerns or praise.