pet retail

Global Pet Expo moves March event to a fully-digital experience

American Pet Products Association (APPA) COO and Executive Vice President Andy Darmohraj announced today that amid continued safety concerns resulting from the global pandemic, Global Pet Expo will be moving to a fully-digital experience. Presented by APPA and... more »

Woof Gang Bakery celebrates the grand opening of its new store

A new store catering to Boulder people and pets makes its doggone dynamic debut this month. Woof Gang Bakery, the leader in specialty pet retail and grooming with more than 130 locations across the U.S.,... more »

U.S. Pet Market Outlook, 2020-2021 focuses on COVID-19 impacts

Along with virtually every other area of the U.S. economy, the pet industry will be battered by the coronavirus pandemic through 2020 and beyond. The U.S. Pet Market Outlook, 2020-2021: Responding to the COVID-19 Impact report has been... more »
Canine Styles merchandise display

Canine Styles

Canine Styles Inc.’s main boutique location offers an urban environment shopping experience, popular with affluent individuals and pedestrian traffic in New York City. The store offers 650 square feet of retail space, along with 400... more »

Online sees record retail growth

Online dog boutique,, sees record retail growth during COVID-19 stay-at-home orders, reflecting dramatic rates of new pet adoptions. Jennifer Kirk, owner and founder of, a large online pet boutique, and board member on the VanderpumpDogs... more »
Pup Scruffs matching bone dogger mask and neck wear

Pup Scruffs turns its dog apparel into masks

Pup Scruffs, a Virginia-based business that launched in March as a dog-apparel company, rebranded its merchandise to be masks for people when the pandemic hit the country. Initially, Pup Scruffs made designer neck wear for... more »
Paws n Claws Basset

Paws N Claws Eyewear

Sam Shapiro from Paws N Claws is on a mission to giving-back through its eyewear. Its business partners with charitable animal organizations to raise awareness and revenue for animal welfare programs and provides consumers a... more »

Woodstock Chimes now offers pet-themed products

Woodstock Chimes, a manufacturer of musically tuned wind chimes, now offers several products for the emerging pet market. Over half the growth in this market segment can be attributed to Gen Z and millennials, who... more »

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