Why is Global Pet Expo the industry’s must-attend event? Everybody comes here because everybody’s
NEW PRODUCTS SHOWCASE
Over 1,000 debut items in our newly designed
40,000 square-foot New Products Showcase.
THE NATURAL PET
Boost profits with holistic and natural
products—mass-market’s fastest growing
Discover high-margin specialty items perfect
for the luxury buyer.
Improve your bottom line with innovative
products that serve this buoyant specialty
2017 debuted country-specific pavilions, with
participating countries enjoying dedicated
space throughout the exhibit floor. Plus, a 22%
upswing in international attendees galvanized
unprecedented networking and educational
opportunities. The word is out: Global Pet Expo is
where Main Street meets the Champs- Élysées!
Global Pet Expo Academy offers FREE educational seminars on the latest trends
and best practices for building and growing a pet business. Expert presenters will
cover a broad range of topics, including marketing, merchandising, customer service,
human resources, employment law, management, and more.
GET IN THE KNOW
GLOBAL PET EXPO
Choose from a wide assortment of sessions geared to help you become the savvy pet retailer you’ve always
wanted to be.
Every Global Pet Expo Academy session is jam-packed with useful tips and expert advice from the experiences of
today’s most successful retail educators. You’ll learn what works—and what doesn’t—from real-world examples and in-depth case studies. You’ll pick up hundreds of best practices you can put into action immediately and for years to come.
And you’ll find out about dozens of no and low-cost apps and online tools that you can use to boost your bottom line.
Our instructors include many of pet retailing’s best-known and most-admired authorities in marketing, merchandising,
operations, finance and technology.
ALL YOURS FOR FREE
All Global Pet Expo Academy sessions are free. Attend as many as you choose at no cost to you. Seats are available on a
first-come, first-served basis. For seminar descriptions and speakers go to globalpetexpo.org/seminars.
ƕ Hidden Opportunities at Global
ƕ Cash Flow Management Secrets
ƕ Contagious Customer Experience
ƕ Effective Merchandising
ƕ Employment Law
ƕ Facebook & Your Business
ƕ Pricing Strategies & Profits
ƕ The Female Economy
ƕ When to Sell Your Pet Business