Some noteworthy news across the pet industry.
Quaker Pet Group Acquires Sherpa
Quaker Pet Group, formed by David Blatte and Neil Werde, has acquired the Sherpa Pet Group, including Sherpa’s Pet Trading®, Fox & Hounds™, Cloak & Dawggie™, GoDog™, Luna Brite™, Dog Mountain™, Pez® for Pets and Woof Wear Organics®.
“This acquisition will provide the Quaker Pet Group an even greater opportunity to support our strong retail partnerships with the best-selling products,” said Neil Werde, president and chief operating officer of the Quaker Pet Group.
The group previously acquired New York Dog, a leader in pet apparel and accessories, in July 2010.
Bobbi Panter Pet Products Launches New Dog Shampoo Line
Bebe and Cece, a new line of premium dog shampoos, created by Bobbi Panter was recently launched for dog owners who want to treat their dog to a special bath experience while still staying in their budget.
Priced at $9.99 for a 16 ounce bottle, the new line includes products like Precious Puppy, Oatmeal and Shea Butter and Fresh Berry.
“My Bebe and Cece line are premium products that I created with an entirely new custom formula,” said Panter.