SUNRISE, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Pet Supermarket, a pet supply superstore with over 140 stores coast to coast, has begun its expansion into the Dallas-Fort Worth market. The pet specialty chain has recently opened stores in Arlington, Oak Lawn and Hurst. The chain will have six stores open in the market in the near future as it has purchased four locations and is leasing two additional locations. Pet Supermarket is aggressively looking to expand further into the market Dallas-Fort Worth market.
The current locations are:
1112 N. Fielder Road in Arlington
3911 Lemmon Avenue in Oak Lawn (Dallas)
1304 Precinct Road in Hurst
Pet Supermarket has been working with Edge Realty Partners to find new Texas real estate opportunities. The company is interested in purchasing and leasing spaces around 7,500 square feet as either free-standing buildings or in strip centers, in high traffic areas with high traffic anchor stores.
Pet Supermarket President and COO Diane Holtz comments, “Our expansion into the Dallas-Fort Worth area is both exciting and encouraging. We have been able to find good store locations that meet our strict criteria, and we have found that there are some real opportunities here for us.”
Steve Feinberg, Senior Vice-President, Merchandise and Marketing adds, “When customers first visit our stores in Texas they are pleasantly surprised. Our business model is different than our competition, with more convenient locations, the industry’s best customer service and smaller stores, which creates a better shopping experience for our customers and their pets.”
Pet Supermarket opened its first store in Fort Lauderdale, Florida in 1974 (forty years ago). Since then the company has expanded its footprint in Florida and currently operates stores in Georgia, Alabama, North Carolina, Tennessee, Kentucky, California, Nevada and will soon open its first store in South Carolina.
Pet Supermarket is headquarted in Sunrise, Florida. Each one of its more than 140 conveniently located stores offers more than 8,000 pet products at competitive prices. The stores carry food, toys, treats and supplies for dogs, cats, fish, birds and small animals. Pet Supermarket employees pride themselves on customer service, knowledge and concern for pets. The company’s motto is: “Have a healthier pet for less.” For more information on current store locations, visit www.PetSupermarket.com.