by Mark Kalaygian on Apr 21, 2014
“While it is obvious that the natural products trend is still having a big impact on the pet industry—and on pet specialty stores, in particular—Pet Business recently conducted a survey of pet store owners and operators to see just how pervasive the the natural movement has become, as well as to reveal some of the challenges and opportunities facing pet stores in this area. What we found is that nearly half of responding retailers identify…”

< Prev

Next >


of 54

by Kimberley Coughlin on Apr 10, 2014
“Fans of Batman and The Dark Knight Trilogy have become accustomed to their favorite villains being spoofed. The most recent film in the series, The Dark Knight Rises, featured actor Tom Hardy as the villain Bane, and his take on the character has launched more than a few parodies. Even…”
by Kimberley Coughlin on Apr 9, 2014
“  British humor may be an acquired taste for some, but one thing that's always funny are animals doing human activities. I recently saw a very funny British commercial for Freeview, a free television service, featuring a cat and a bird singing "You're All I Need to Get By." My…”
by Kimberley Coughlin on Apr 8, 2014
“While I've always suspected that Lauren Conrad is basically a human Pinterest board, this adorable picture of her and her pup in matching Panama Hats confirms it. Conrad rose to fame on MTV shows Laguna Beach: The Real Orange County and The Hills. The sweet starlet managed to parlay her…”
by Mark Kalaygian on Apr 7, 2014
“Last week, I began a blog about the presentation I gave—along with Steve King, president of the Pet Industry Distributors Association (PIDA)—at Pet Food Forum in Chicago. Part one discussed the size and scope of the pet specialty distribution channel, the consolidation activity within the channel, and the dependence of…”