PET INDUSTRY VETERAN LAUNCHES CONSULTING CO.
Dennis Dubbelman, a pet industry veteran and business development leader with experience growing companies and brands across North
America and Europe, has launched Dubbelman Consulting. The Lichtenstein, Germa-ny-based company offers a range of customizable business development, promotional,
trade show and strategic solutions for pet product manufacturers looking to expand
their global footprint.
For any pet product manufacturer seeking a direct link to expanding their business
and sales in Europe and/or North America, Dubbelman Consulting delivers each of its
clients the combination of experience, an established network of retailer partners in a
variety of sales channels and a direct link to buyers, said company officials.
Dubbelman Consulting offers 25 years of experience in the pet industry, working
with major companies and in categories such as dog and cat food, dog and cat treats,
snacks and chews, dog and cat accessories, bird food and accessories, small animal food
and accessories, aquatic/fish food and accessories, and herp food and accessories.
The company has an established retailer, distribution and manufacturing network
across Europe and North America (U.S. and Canada) to open new doors or to manage
existing business accounts, officials said.
Dubbelman Consulting can offer strategic sales and business development support
across a range of sales and distribution channels: food, drug and mass, distributors/
wholesale, pet specialty and green trade.
The company has experience in consumer product goods and brand management,
including private labels/private brands, and can offer matchmaking and door-opening
to new accounts or channels.
In addition, the company offers trade show support—before, during and after a trade
show—from introductions to post-show follow-ups.
WINNERS OF 2018 BARK
FOR YOUR PARK GRANTS
PetSafe brand, a brand of
Radio Systems Corp., has
named the 13 winning cities as grant recipients of its
2018 PetSafe Bark for Your
Since the Bark for Your
Park program was launched
in 2011, the PetSafe brand has provided more than $1 million to
build, maintain and enhance dog parks in close to 70 communities
across the country. This is the first year that PetSafe has awarded
grants to communities in Idaho, Wisconsin and Nevada.
This year, PetSafe has increased the number of $25,000 grants
for the construction of new parks from five to eight. In addition to
the grants for new dog park construction, five communities will
receive $5,000 grants to enhance their existing dog parks.
PetSafe received more than 120 applications for this year’s program. To be considered for a grant, communities had to provide
documentation about the park and authorization from civic leaders
offering their support of the proposed dog park.
The New Park Awards were given to the following cities:
Enoch, Utah; Pasadena, Texas; Passaic, N.J; Pensacola, Fla.; Perris,
Calif.; Ponderay, Idaho; Reno, Nev.; and Standish, Maine.
The Park Maintenance Awards were given to the following
cities: Baraboo, Wis.; Dallas; Rocklin, Calif.; Savannah, Ga.; and
The 2019 Bark for Your Park grant application period opens in
THE ORIGINAL POOP BAGS
EARNS NEW TRADEMARKS
PoopBags.com has been issued federal
trademarks for The Original Poop Bags,
Countdown Rolls and You Buy; We
Donate. PoopBags.com (PoopBags) was
founded in 2003 by Paul D. Cannella,
with a mission for saving the Earth by
producing eco-friendly pet waste bags.
PoopBags launched its patent-pending Countdown Rolls, which
are individually numbered from 15 to 1 on each roll so pet owners
always know when to grab another roll.
Securing the You Buy; We Donate trademark cements the company’s mission to give back.
“I’ve always believed in supporting the communities that sup-
port your business, whichever industry I’m in,” Cannella said. “This
is in my DNA and in the DNA of all my companies. We have so
many initiatives planned, like our recent sponsoring of a turtle nest,
it just drives me every day to do more good things.”
The company also recently launched The PoopChute, Natural
Pet Partners, Natural Partners and Catfidence, and Cannella said
there is more to come.
“We’re really in an incredible position to leverage our experience,
capabilities and connections,” he said. “I can’t wait to get started on
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