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, management, and more.
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.
ONE SHOW, A WORLD
GLOBAL PET EXPO
• Customer Service
• Digital Marketing
• Public Relations
• Store Design
Why is Global Pet Expo the industry’s must-attend event? Everybody comes here because everyone is represented
here! Stay unique and competitive with the booming niche market by curating your products to suit the
distinctive customer base only you know.
Introduce yourself to our first-time exhibitors
and establish new relationships.
NEW PRODUCTS SHOWCASE
Over 1,000 debut items in our newly designed
30,000 square-foot New Products Showcase.
THE NATURAL PET
Target the industry’s fastest growing segment
with holistic and natural products.
Discover high-margin specialty items perfect
for style-conscious customers.
Aquatic seminars and products designed to
make waves in this growing niche.
Grow your competitive edge with independent
retailer premium suppliers from around