pet supplies

Petco Rethinks Its Merchandise to Woo Pet Parents as Sales Dip
Petco Rethinks Its Merchandise to Woo Pet Parents as Sales Dip
May 22, 2024  |  Earnings

With sales continuing to slide, Petco is launching a three-pronged strategy to engage pet parents. The pet care and pet supply retailer released earnings Wednesday (May 22) showing net...

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DoorDash Teams With Pet Supplies Plus as Aggregators Woo Pooch Parents
DoorDash Teams With Pet Supplies Plus as Aggregators Woo Pooch Parents
February 27, 2024  |  Delivery

With pet parents proving to be a digitally engaged group, often willing to splurge, DoorDash is seizing on the on-demand delivery opportunity to expand consumers’...

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Consumers Consider Pet Supply Subscriptions as Essential as Household Items
Consumers Consider Pet Supply Subscriptions as Essential as Household Items
July 20, 2023  |  Subscription Commerce

Even as subscription rates falter overall, the robust offerings of pet supply subscriptions — plus the emotional attachment to beloved pets — have bolstered the...

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Bark Shifts Focus to Resonate With Consumers Beyond Subscriptions 
Bark Shifts Focus to Resonate With Consumers Beyond Subscriptions 
June 06, 2023  |  Subscription Commerce

Despite the economic changes, pet essentials remain highly valued by pet parents. However, Bark, the omnichannel dog brand known for its BarkBox and Super Chewer...

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Freshpet Posts Best Topline Growth Since 2014 IPO 
Freshpet Posts Best Topline Growth Since 2014 IPO 
February 27, 2023  |  Retail

Pet food maker Freshpet recorded its best growth in eight years during the close of 2022. The New Jersey-based company, which makes refrigerated dog and...

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Chewy Says Pet Owners Want Convenient Delivery of Essential Items
Chewy Says Pet Owners Want Convenient Delivery of Essential Items
December 09, 2022  |  Retail

Pet owners are paring back on nonessentials but boosting their purchases of the basics. Online pet product supplier Chewy reported Thursday (Dec. 8) that its...

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How Dogs And Cats Are Pushing More Retail Innovation
How Dogs And Cats Are Pushing More Retail Innovation
September 20, 2019  |  Retail

Whether you are a dog or cat person – or prefer another animal – pets are big business, and they are helping to drive innovation in...

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Why Pets Are Pulling Retail Innovation’s Leash
Why Pets Are Pulling Retail Innovation’s Leash
June 18, 2019  |  Retail

Pet retail is having a moment, with innovation and other efforts helping merchants better reach owners of dogs, cats and other household animals. The new...

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Lost Pet Posters Get A Digital Upgrade
Lost Pet Posters Get A Digital Upgrade
June 14, 2019  |  Innovation

The traditional method of finding a lost pet worked well enough. A distraught owner might tape or staple some homemade signs around the neighborhood, knock...

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