Pets at Home on target to launch 20-25 stores during year
Pets at Home has confirmed to Pet Trade Xtra that the company is on plan to open between 20 and 25 stores plus five Barkers stores during the current financial year (to March 2016).
In the first half of the year the company has opened six Pets at Home and two Barkers stores.
Barkers is a new concept store especially for dogs, and Pets at Home launched the first store in Wilmslow, Cheshire. It comprises a food hall, accessory shop and dog spa, with 85% of the range exclusive to Barkers.