Pet Valu, Canada's largest pet specialty retail franchise chain, is expanding. We are seeking franchisees across Canada to develop our presence in new markets as well as to continue our growth in existing markets. Now is the time to turn the powerful trend of the growing pet industry into your own successful franchise!
Pet Valu, the Canadian-founded leader in pet specialty retail, offers new franchisees pet store franchise opportunities with a loyal customer base, an established brand and a growing market in Canada and throughout North America. After 30 years of being in the business, we now boast more than 400 locations across North America. Our brand is well known for providing outstanding customer service and quality products, including industry-leading premium, super premium holistic and private label brands developed by in-house nutritionists.
Bosley's, recently acquired by Pet Valu and the winner of the Consumers' Choice Award for Business Excellence for eleven years running, also offers exciting franchise opportunities for entrepreneurs who wish to own and operate a pet store in British Columbia and make a difference by serving pet lovers in their community. Bosley's has many successful franchise partners within the growing chain. With more than 30 years of success in BC, Bosley's is known for its most important asset – its people. Today, Bosley's mission is clear – as British Columbia's leading pet specialty retailer, we offer a full assortment of products at competitive prices and Pet Specialists who provide exceptional service and knowledge in ways that create significant value for our customers.
Pet Valu and Bosley's follow a proven owner-operator model with small-box neighbourhood stores in dedicated franchise territories – and deliver a significant return to the franchisee. As a Pet Valu or Bosley's franchisee, you'll have access to:
- Turnkey store build-out (including site selection and lease negotiation) and Grand Opening support
- Best-in-class inventory control and more than 200 vendor relationships
- Purchasing and warehousing of more than 7,000 national and premium pet foods and supplies
- Comprehensive in-person and computer-based training, including ongoing professional development for your pet food franchise
- Ongoing support from experienced Franchise Business Consultants
- Marketing and advertising support (local and nationwide)
- Pet Valu's own successful private label program
- Pet Valu's well-established brand name with a reputation for quality and service.
According to Ipsos-Reid: The Business of Urban Animals (October 2008), more than half of all Canadian households have a dog or a cat and 19% have either a fish, bird or other small animal. The Canadian pet market is estimated to be $5.6 billion and Canadian pet owners spend an average of $432 per household annually on their pets (Stascan, 2007 – Spending Patterns in Canada).
We are the largest specialty pet supply franchise in North America. As a full-service franchisor in the pet specialty market, we treat our franchisees like customers and respond to their needs on an ongoing basis throughout their relationship with us. Now is the time to join the Pet Valu family and turn your love for pets into your career!