Entries by Lori-Anne Thibault

Exhibit Under the Canadian Pavilion at the Global Pet Expo in Orlando, Florida!

Explore the global market with PIJAC Canada by exhibiting at the Global Pet Expo, under PIJAC Canada’s Canadian Pavilion! The Global Pet Expo is the pet industry’s largest annual trade show in the United-States, presented by the American Pet Products Association (APPA) and Pet Industry Distributors Association (PIDA). The Global Pet Expo is open to […]

Job Opportunity : Event Manager

– This job posting is now closed – Job Title: Event Manager Reports to: PIJAC Canada President & CEO Employment Type: Full-time Location: Ottawa Job Summary Do you love pets? Have you always dreamt of going to work with your dog? PIJAC Canada may be the perfect environment for you! Here at PIJAC Canada, we […]

Unlawful import of regulated fish into Canada nets $35K penalty for pet store

PIJAC Canada and our members have been working since the early 1990’s to support and participate in, CITES (The Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora) in an effort to protect the world’s vulnerable species. As reported by Environment and Climate Change Canada,  we were deeply disappointing to learn about […]

Former TUMI Executive Mike Mardy Joins True Leaf Board of Directors

Former TUMI Executive Mike Mardy Joins True Leaf Board of Directors C-level executive brings financial, retail and manufacturing expertise to help guide corporate growth and global operations   VERNON, BC – September 23, 2019 – True Leaf Brands Inc. (“True Leaf” or the “Company”) (CSE: MJ) (OTCQX: TRLFF) (FSE: TLA) today announced the appointment of Mike Mardy, CPA, […]

PIJAC Canada Welcomes New Board Member Rob Smith

PIJAC Canada is pleased to introduce its newest member to its Board of Directors. Rob Smith of Pet Smart was voted in at the PIJAC Canada Annual General meeting, hosted at the National Pet Industry Trade Show, September 16, 2019. As the voice of Canada’s pet industry representing over 900 members, it is critical for […]

Ontario and Maritimes 2019 Canadian Pet Community Award Winners Revealed by PIJAC Canada

PIJAC Canada is proud to announce the winners of the Canadian Pet Community Awards (Ontario and Maritimes)! PIJAC Canada called on the industry to make their voices heard by voting for their favourites in the following categories: Manufacturing or Distribution Sales Representative (Ontario and Maritimes) and Retailer – Independent Business. Over 300 attendees gathered at […]