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Interestingly, Pet Valu was responsible for not only big additions to the Top 25 list, but also the biggest subtraction. In early 2015, the company acquired the 32-store Jack’s Pets chain based in Dayton, Ohio, which was No. 18 on the last edition of the list. Since then, it has been steadily bringing locations under the Pet Valu banner, with about 11 stores completed so far, according to Joe Dent, vice president and U.S. general manager. That effectively pushes the Jack’s Pets retail brand out of the Top 25.
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Now 35 years into the business, Hoeflich not only has survived the arrival of big-box pet retailers, but he has expanded Pet Supply OC to include six stores, 55 employees and his own line of dog and cat food. (In addition to Fountain Valley, the Orange County stores are located in Huntington Beach, Irvine, Trabuco Canyon and Rancho Santa Margarita.) Big pet stores sniffing around for smaller retail spaces - Marketplace
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The expansion is more than just big-box stores. In 2009, the company introduced stores named Unleashed by Petco that are intended to "answer the call of our customers who were looking for a smaller footprint, locally focused neighborhood pet store," Petco spokeswoman Megan Oxford said. The smaller stores spotlight "high-quality products" and the "very best" in dog and cat food, Oxford said. The stores also host events such as pet birthday parties and meet-ups.Trained staff can assist customers and offer personalized advice that the big-box stores simply can’t compete with. With the difference in price between the big boxes and the independents being relatively insignificant, many pet owners are choosing to shop at small stores that offer the level of customer service and advice they require.Despite this, many small pet stores continue to thrive and grow—carving out a unique place in the industry and offering benefits that can’t be found at the big-box stores. There are many large pet stores located in the US and Canada, including: , Pet Valu, and . In the United States, is also a popular pet store. In addition, there are many smaller pet shops that aren't part of big chains, such as Big Al’s and , which have a smaller number of locations.The biggest problem with pet stores is that they cater to the . “Wake up and want a puppy? Great, come on in and you can have one immediately.” It’s a myth that prices are higher at independent stores. Small stores don’t have the overhead of middle management, pushy advertising campaigns, and payouts to stockholders. If only we had a dollar for every time someone said, “I just bought that product at BigBoxPetStore and paid more”. Don’t assume, shop and compare. Fromm Family Foods artisan pet food and treats are sold through the following independent and locally owned pet supply stores in Big Pine Key, Florida. I am happy That Fish Place - That Pet Place is ready to deliver his goods (included bigger bird cages) also to foreign countries (for examples to Estonia) and does it quickly and without a problems. Ordering the item was easy and comfortable as well. Highly appreciate Your service!