Pet Product News
Chris Rowland, CEO of Pet Supplies Plus,said that there are about 100 stores in the pipeline, with half a dozen already opened in December and plans underway to open 50 stores this year. The store openings should accelerate in 2020 and 2021 under the new ownership, according to Rowland.
Rowland confirmed that the growth will be a mix of franchise and corporate stores.
The company’s current roster of 450-plus stores includes locations in California, Arizona, Florida, New England and the Midwest, but the Pacific Northwest is “a black hole.” . . . more