We have some big, exciting news! We are beyond thrilled to share that Pet Pros has been named the 2019 Retailer of the Year by Pet Business magazine – a national industry publication. We pride ourselves on serving our local communities and providing natural, healthy products and education to those we serve.
“To be recognized for the work that we do is such an honor – and we couldn’t have done it without you. Thank you to all of our customers for trusting us to help you care for your pets!” – Georgann McConn, General Manager
We not only want to say thank you for supporting us over the last 33 years and for letting us be a part of your family – we want to ask you to join us in celebrating this award and honor.
The full press release from Pet Business Magazine with more details is below and you can read the cover article here.Thank you again for believing in Pet Pros. The future is indeed bright!
Pet Business Names Pet Pros 2019 Retailer of the Year
The Woodinville, Wash.-based chain was selected for its commitment to bettering the lives of pets and their people.
NEW YORK (Aug. 1, 2019)—Pet Pros has been named the 2019 Retailer of the Year by Pet Business magazine.
The 33-year-old chain, which operates 23 stores in Washington and Oregon, was selected by the Pet Business editorial advisory board and staff for its commitment to providing high-quality products, exceptional service and reliable pet care advice in a fun, community-centric retail environment.
“For more than three decades, Pet Pros has exemplified the valuable role that family-owned independent pet stores can play in enhancing the health and quality of life of companion animals and their owners,” said Mark Kalaygian, publishing director/editor in chief of Pet Business. “By staying true to its ‘Four Pillars’ of natural, healthy products, education, fun and community, while evolving to meet the changing needs of its customers, Pet Pros has been able to successfully navigate the seismic changes that have occurred in pet product retailing over the years. The result is a chain that has not only an impressive past, but a bright future.”
Pet Pros is the subject of Pet Business’ August cover story, and the magazine will host a reception to honor the Pet Pros team during the SuperZoo trade show held in Las Vegas.
About Pet Business: Pet Business is the most trusted trade media brand in the pet industry. It uses a diverse and evolving set of platforms—including print magazines, websites, e-newsletters and social media feeds—to cover every facet of the industry, providing readers with the latest news, insightful analysis and actionable business advice.