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Pet Supermarket sells to equity firm

APPA SmartBrief | Apr 20, 2015

Roark Capital Partners, a private equity firm, was cleared by the Federal Trade Commission on Wednesday to acquire 43-year-old Pet Supermarket, which runs more than 150 pet stores nationwide. Roark previously had acquired Canadian pet retailer PetValue. Sun-Sentinel (Fort Lauderdale, Fla.) (04/15)


New CEO makes leadership changes at PetSmart

APPA SmartBrief | Apr 06, 2015

Spectrum Brands chooses St. Louis for headquarters

APPA SmartBrief | Apr 06, 2015

Rabbits gain popularity among New Yorkers

APPA SmartBrief | Apr 06, 2015

Protein for Pets designed to mimic human-food shopping

APPA SmartBrief | May 04, 2015

Open Farm gets U.S.'s first Certified Humane label

APPA SmartBrief | Apr 13, 2015

Canine influenza infection tally grows

APPA SmartBrief | Apr 20, 2015

PetSmart closes 3 hotels to fight spread of canine flu

APPA SmartBrief | Apr 06, 2015

Pet food market stability leads to human food-makers wanting in

APPA SmartBrief | Apr 13, 2015

Pet insurance projected to increase 12.6% in 2015

APPA SmartBrief | Apr 27, 2015


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