MARKHAM, ON, June 8, 2021 /CNW/ – Pet Valu Holdings Ltd. (“Pet Valu” or the “Company“), the leading Canadian specialty retailer of pet food and pet-related supplies, today announced that it has filed with the securities regulatory authorities in each of the provinces and territories of Canada, and obtained a receipt for, a preliminary base PREP prospectus (the […]
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Tuesday we were made aware that new Captive Wildlife In Saskatchewan regulations were enacted as of June 1st 2021. These regulations severely restrict the sale and ownership of many speciality species that, until May 31st, were available through pet stores. To our knowledge, there was no outreach to the hobby groups and business owners of the province […]
Congratulations to the 2021 western region Pet Community Awards Winners. We had an amazing group of nominees this spring, inspiring over 2600 people to vote. Public recognition is something pet community professionals do not often receive. Highlighting the hard work of these trailblazers tells our story as an industry and inspires others to follow their […]
Pet Food Security for Ontario’s Animals PETITON LINK #FoodSecurity for Ontario’s Pets Ontario pet families need access to proper nutrition for their pets. There are 9.3 million pet owners in Ontario, 55% of those own a dog or cat and 45% own other types of pets. The tightened restrictions announced in April 2021 which excluded […]
Premier Doug Ford announced new lockdown measures for Ontario which leaves pet stores off the essential businesses list and relegated to curbside pick up and delivery, while big box stores with grocery components are allowed to operate at 25% capacity. This turn of events is a departure from previous COVID restrictions implemented by the […]
Canada’s only bilingual, pet retail exclusive, e-commerce platform The team at PIJAC Canada has found a way to help you, our members, compete with the big guys like Amazon and Chewy. Our goal is to give you a way to get your business online in the most efficient and affordable way possible. Research has made it clear […]
We have received word that zebra mussels have been discovered within a variety of moss ball products designed for aquarium use. We are working to determine the situation in Canada and will be sharing additional links from the Department of Oceans and Fisheries soon. Below you will find more information on zebra mussels, how to […]
Here is a terrific new campaign from your membership partners at the CFIB -#SmallBusinessEveryDay. The purpose is to help you encourage customers to return to your business by joining the #SmallBusinessEveryDay campaign, a new initiative they’ve launched to get customers excited about shopping local. The campaign includes free posters and digital assets to thank […]
Keeping the world turning for Canadian pets and pet businesses. We are excited to share with you the news that this year we will be combining the Drummondville and Toronto shows into one large virtual show for 2020. The Virtual National Pet Industry Show will be held live on September 13-14, will be accessible to […]
While we wouldn’t call life normal as of yet, there has been a movement in that direction. Some of our members have been able to remain open in one form or another, while others have not. In both cases, serious adjustments and sacrifices have been made. The sheer range businesses in your PIJAC Canada network […]
Upcoming tradeshows, Team Canada Pavilions and Missions, Seminars and other shows.
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