Caitlyn Mendonca

Caitlyn Mendonca is a member of the Pet Food Experts Marketing team and has been working in the pet industry for almost 4 years. She has always been a lover of all animals scaly, feathered, and furry. She got her first pet at the age of three. Currently, she has just a cat and a dog. Muffin, her cat was her first pet and is now 19 years old and her dog Shakespeare just turned 12 years old. Caitlyn is a Rhode Island native who is always down for some chowdah and clam cakes with a side of coffee milk!

Business Boosters | Marketing Tips

Kick Off the Holiday Season on Small Business Saturday

By: Caitlyn Mendonca   November 2nd, 2018

Blog Feature

Across the country the frenzy of Black Friday has taken over the Thanksgiving holiday weekend. As a small business owner it can often be difficult to compete with big box stores and online retail giants on these days. In response to this, small business owners have joined together to claim a day of their own. Nestled between Black Friday and Cyber Monday there is now Small Business Saturday. The movement has grown into a holiday shopping staple aiming to support small businesses just like you.

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PFX Expands Territory into the Mountain Region

By: Caitlyn Mendonca   October 26th, 2018

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Pet Food Experts is pleased to announce that we have acquired Monarch Pet Products. Monarch Pet Products located in Denver, CO has been servicing independent pet retailers in Colorado, Utah, New Mexico, and Wyoming since 2009. This acquisition means we will be gaining over 365 new independent pet retail partners in the Mountain Region and expanding our distribution footprint from 29 states to 32 states.

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Keep Sales Rising As The Temperature Starts Dropping

By: Caitlyn Mendonca   October 18th, 2018

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As the temperatures outside steadily drops and the sun sets earlier in the evening sky it's a sure sign that winter is creeping up on us. Humans are not alone in suffering from the harsh effects of winter; our four-legged friends are also feeling the effects. Make sure your furry friends are safe and warm this winter. From apparel all the way to diet you can find ways to help your customers' pets survive the winter and make your store thrive.

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5 Ways to Observe Adopt-a-Shelter-Dog Month in Your Store

By: Caitlyn Mendonca   October 4th, 2018

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Halloween isn’t the only thing to celebrate this month! The American Humane Society established the month of October as National Adopt-a-Shelter-Dog Month in 1981. Since then, pet lovers everywhere have celebrated shelter dogs and rescues during this month. Each year, there is an estimated 3-4 million animals in shelters looking for their forever home. Join in the celebration by observing Adopt-A-Shelter-Dog Month in you store this October.

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Pet Health

Forget What You Know, Flea Season is Every Season

By: Caitlyn Mendonca   September 26th, 2018

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Summer is officially over, but that doesn’t mean flea season has ended. There is a common misconception that fleas and ticks are exclusively a seasonal concern; they come out in the warmer weather and die off in the colder seasons. We look forward to that first drop in temperature that signals the pests are heading south for the fall/winter months, but are they? Many aren't aware that the dropping temperatures can make the perfect environment for the flea population to surge.

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Throwing Store Events Customers Are Excited to Attend

By: Caitlyn Mendonca   September 14th, 2018

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Do you find it difficult to draw in new customers while maintaining a strong connection with your current customers? Now, there are many ways you can build customer loyalty and promote your business, but holding a successful store event is a sure way to show customers you are grateful for their business and engage new customers that stroll in.

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