Springfield, Mass.-based Rocky’s Ace Hardware, a family-owned business with 33 stores has engaged in a partnership with Nutro Pet Foods and its customers to help homeless and abandoned pets.
While no product category is absolutely recession-proof, there are a few in the home channel that come close. Paint will always sell, and weather permitting, lawn and garden is a safe bet.
Add pet products to the list.
After a customer's dog bit a store employee, Home Depot Canada will ban pets from entering its stores effective May 16.
The Ottawa Citizen reported that a greeter in Gloucester who bent down to pat a dog in a customer's shopping cart was bitten in the nose.
British Columbia-based Contech Inc. sold its ScatMat product line to Radio Systems Corporation of Knoxville,...