We Know Pets, an independent, family-run business from Bowral, NSW has joined the growing IndePet network.

Owned by Jeremy and Janine, We Know Pets have built a caring, expert team around them, are active in their local community, and aim to provide the best quality products and services to their customers.

Tia Wishart, Business Development Manager at IndePet, said they are extremely proud to be working with such a strong and forward-thinking store, and that it is an endorsement of the value that IndePet can add to stores of all sizes.

“We Know Pets can now access preferred trading agreements with IndePet supplier partners. They can also access the suit of service available such as our customised promotional marketing program, Retail Exellence program (including business coaching and mystery shopping), PD Insurance Partnership and cost savings through aggregated procurement of services such as insurance and electricity.

“They are now connected with a strong network of likeminded business owners who all have a passion for pets and the same goal.”

Wishart explained that IndePet are working towards building its store network to 100 stores by 2025.

“It’s an ambitious goal, however we believe in what we have to offer independent pets and are confident we can achieve it. By getting to that number, we will be ensuring the longevity and prosperity of the independent pet channel with a strong group, ready to take on our corporate and online competitors.”

The mission of IndePet is to ensure the longevity and prosperity of independent pet stores, said Wishart, and they accomplish this through helping stores increase their sales, lower costs, and by providing a support network.

“As the cost of business continues to increase and there is market pressure on pricing, we offer a range of services to support independent pet store owners to stay strong in an ever-changing industry.”

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