Tag Archives: pet products

Key Trends Shaping the U.S. Pet Industry

With sales reaching $73 billion in 2014, the U.S. pet products and services market is continuing its upward trajectory on the strength of several … Continue reading

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High Maintenance Bitch announces Squeaky Clean Dog Wash

Bathe pets in the lap of luxury with new Squeaky Clean Dog Wash from Seattle-based High Maintenance Bitch. Each bottle of pet shampoo is … Continue reading

Posted in Nonfoods, What's New

Promoting pet

Retailers that create a destination for consumers in the pet aisle will be rewarded with strong sales and loyal consumers. What was more exciting … Continue reading

Posted in 2014 03 Article Archives, Nonfoods for Profit

U.S. Pet Spending Passes $60 Billion Mark

Consumer spending in the U.S. pet market will reach $62 billion in 2013, up 4.7% over 2012, according to “U.S. Pet Market Outlook 2013-2014,” … Continue reading

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Feel-good stories

Officials at housewares and pet product companies say their categories are looking up despite a weak economy and high gas prices. Talk about optimism. … Continue reading

Posted in 2012 04 Article Archives, Columns

Marketers Scramble for Footing as Pet Owners Shop Around

Pet product marketers and retailers must re-evaluate their strategic options to respond to an increasingly competitive marketplace, according to “Pet Product Retail Channel and … Continue reading

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Fitness in the food bowl

Pet foods and treats that offer nutritional value continue to be favorites among consumers. By Craig Levitt There is an old wives’ tale that … Continue reading

Posted in 2011 12 Article Archives, Center Store