Dollar Store Franchise News
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The neighborhood-favorite brand has officially expanded its offerings to include prescription pet medications and food.
September 13th, 2021
Pet Supplies Plus continues to experience growth with 69 new store commitments signed year-to-date for 2021.
September 9th, 2021
Pet Supplies Plus has announced that starting on July 19, Sixty select stores across the country will carry PetPlate.
July 20th, 2021
On June 14, 2021, hundreds of Pet Supplies Plus stores around the country launched Autoship.
June 22nd, 2021
Finding a fun way to promote pet safety and car protection for summer road trip season, pet retail franchise Pet Supplies Plus has teamed up with global car care provider Ziebart to launch #CoPilotPets.
June 7th, 2021
Pet Supplies Plus is garnering notable accolades from two prestigious publications for its outstanding growth and attractive franchise opportunity.
May 3rd, 2021
Pet Supplies Plus has announced it will be celebrating this year's National Pet ID Week (April 17-24) by offering discounted microchipping services and name identification tags.
April 13th, 2021
Pet Supplies Plus ranked 21st on Entrepreneur Magazine’s 2021 Franchise 500 list.
January 21st, 2021
Pet Supplies Plus announced today it will acquire an estimated 40 previously operated Pet Valu locations throughout Indiana, Kentucky, Maryland, New Jersey, Ohio, Pennsylvania, and Virginia.
December 22nd, 2020
Pet Supplies Plus Partners with Natural Balance® to Make $50,000 Donation to Patriot PAWS to Honor Veteran’s Day
Pet Supplies Plus has collaborated with Natural Balance® to raise awareness about the incredible and positive impact pets have on active and former military servicemen and women.
November 9th, 2020
Pet Supplies Plus known for its high-touch local shopping experience was ranked No. 104 in Entrepreneur Magazine’s first ‘Top Growth Franchises,’ list.
October 7th, 2020
Pet Supplies Plus Pays it Forward with Food & Toy Donations, Announces 4 Months of Additional Shelter Support
Known as America’s Favorite Neighborhood Pet Store, Pet Supplies Plus has outlined big plans to give back in 500+ communities over the next four months.
June 30th, 2020
Pet Supplies Plus, the largest independent pet retailer in North America, accepted 12 new franchise agreements and one independent pet conversion in the first half of 2020.
June 25th, 2020
Shelters across the United States are reporting a significant surge of applications for fostering and adopting animals during COVID-19, resulting in a high demand for supplies at local pet retailers.
April 13th, 2020
Giant Tiger Stores Limited (GTSL) is temporarily increasing the hourly wages of its store, distribution centre, and trucking employees by $2.00/hour for hours worked, retroactive to March 8, 2020.
April 2nd, 2020
Designated as an essential business during the COVID-19 outbreak, more than 490 Pet Supplies Plus stores in 34 states nationwide will remain open and are offering free 2-hour curbside pickup.
March 26th, 2020
et Supplies Plus, the largest and most trusted pet retail franchise in the United States, recently announced a fundraising initiative to benefit the World Wide Fund for Nature in Australia.
January 31st, 2020
Pet Supplies Plus, known as America's favorite neighborhood pet store, will open seven new locations throughout the Rochester and Buffalo New York area by May 2020.
January 28th, 2020
Pet Supplies Plus - the largest independent pet retailer in the United States – announced Wednesday it continues to experience tremendous growth, receiving a total of 81 signed franchise agreements in 2019 to date.
November 20th, 2019
Giant Tiger Stores Limited, Canada's leading Canadian owned discount retailer, has officially launched its new loyalty program GT VIP to the Ontario market.
September 11th, 2019
Pet Supplies Plus is advising consumers it is recalling bulk pig ear product supplied to all locations by several different vendors due to the potential of Salmonella contamination.
July 5th, 2019
Giant Tiger Stores Limited, the leading Canadian discount retailer, has officially broken ground on a new Ottawa headquarters and flagship store on Walkley Road.
June 24th, 2019
Pet Supplies Plus, the largest independent pet retailer known for its ‘Minus the hassle,’ brick-and-mortar customer experience, welcomed 46 new franchise store deals in the first half of 2019.
June 21st, 2019
On Saturday, May 11th, Giant Tiger celebrated the official opening of a new store in North Battleford, Saskatchewan.
May 14th, 2019
Giant Tiger Stores Limited, Canada's leading discount retailer, is excited to announce POP! by Simon Chang, a second exclusive collaboration with iconic Canadian fashion designer Simon Chang.
May 6th, 2019
In an effort to help prevent lost pets and also help them find their way back home, Pet Supplies Plus is pleased to announce it will be celebrating National Pet ID Week (April 14 – 20).
April 2nd, 2019
Sentinel Capital Partners announced the acquisition of Pet Supplies Plus (“PSP”), the third largest pet specialty chain in the U.S. and the largest “independent” pet-specialty operator. Terms of the transaction were not...
December 14th, 2018
Pet Supplies Plus Announces Natural Balance and Patriot PAWS Partnership to Connect Veterans with Service Dogs
Pet Supplies Plus, the largest and most trusted pet retail franchise in the United States, is pleased to announce its partnership with Natural Balance.
November 8th, 2018
Pet Supplies Plus, the largest and most trusted pet retail franchise in the United States, has teamed up with Merrick Pet Care and KONG to support K9s For Warriors.
July 16th, 2018
Pet Supplies Plus, the United States' largest and most trusted pet retail franchise, is pleased to introduce an assortment of dog treats into its Redford Naturals® product line.
June 19th, 2018
Pet Supplies Plus is stepping up to help place cats in loving homes by teaming up with local shelters and rescue organizations across the country.
June 4th, 2018
Pet Supplies Plus will provide vouchers offering steep discounts on microchipping, as well as give out free ID tags during National Pet ID Week (April 15-21).
April 2nd, 2018
Pet Supplies Plus is celebrating the first weekend of April with five new store Grand Openings in four different states across the country.
March 26th, 2018
National Puppy Day (March 23) is a reminder for pet owners everywhere of the love, joy, and even the responsibility they felt when their new best friend entered their world.
March 20th, 2018
North America clearly loves its pets, and entrepreneurs are biting fast on rare opportunities to own their own pet stores.
March 6th, 2018
America’s favorite neighborhood pet store, Pet Supplies Plus, is clearly proof of this pattern, moving up 17 places to rank 32nd on Entrepreneur magazine’s prestigious 2018 Franchise 500® list.
January 17th, 2018
This holiday season, Giant Tiger stores are committed to fighting hunger with a donation of $35,000 to local food banks in many of the communities it calls home.
December 19th, 2017
On Saturday, November 18th, Giant Tiger celebrated a relocation of the current store in Owen Sound, Ontario.
November 20th, 2017
Pet Supplies Plus has announced the #PetsPlusVets campaign, designed to draw attention to the positive impact pets have on active and former United States service men and women.
November 6th, 2017
Pet Supplies Plus, America’s favorite neighborhood pet store, has announced the hires of three industry veterans to its already talented, pet-friendly network.
October 16th, 2017
In the aftermath of the horrific hurricane that powered its way through Puerto Rico in late September, Pet Supplies Plus has announced it will send supplies to the island to help the pet victims of the storm.
October 6th, 2017
Following the devastation of Hurricane Irma throughout the state of Florida, Pet Supplies Plus has announced it will aid pet victims and shelters to help the recovery efforts.
September 25th, 2017
Pet Supplies Plus, centered squarely as an industry mover, is catering to the rising number of “pet parents” - which has reached 84.6 million homes, equating to 68 percent of the U.S. population.
July 20th, 2017
On Saturday, July 15, Giant Tiger celebrated the official opening of a new store in Prince Albert.
July 19th, 2017
Beginning June 1 and running through the end of month, Pet Supplies Plus stores in neighborhoods throughout the United States will be hosting in-store adoption events, with dates and times varying by location.
May 26th, 2017
Nearly three decades after first setting up shop in suburban Detroit, America’s fastest-growing and favorite neighborhood pet store is set to open up its 400th store this May in Coconut Creek, Fla.
May 17th, 2017
On the heels of a successful product launch, Pet Supplies Plus, the nation’s most trusted pet retail franchise, is adding a new line to its Redford Naturals’™ portfolio of dry dog food - Limited Ingredient Diet (LID) formulas.
April 24th, 2017
To help combat this issue, pet owners and stores across the country will celebrate National Pet ID Week, an annual nationally-recognized week that focuses on identifying and returning lost pets to their owners.
April 7th, 2017
Pet Supplies Plus, the largest pet franchise in the country, has gained ground on the national front thanks to industry growth in 2016 and expects to see its most successful franchise development year in 2017.
February 15th, 2017
Giant Tiger Stores Limited is excited to announce the opening of its newest location in Winnipeg, Manitoba.
February 13th, 2017
Giant Tiger Stores Limited is excited to announce the opening of its first location in Red Deer, Alberta. This store is scheduled to open on June 24, 2017.
January 25th, 2017
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