Local home grown pet store and Austin icon Tomlinson’s Feed and Pet Stores has been named “Retailer of the Year” by Pet Product News International, the nation’s leading business news magazine covering the issues and trends affecting all sectors of the professional pet industry. This highly coveted award recognizes Tomlinson’s not only for their prominence in the marketplace, but also for their commitment to employee training, promotion of pet adoptions and companion animals, involvement with service organizations, innovative promotions, community impact and industry impact. To read the PPN article about Tomlinson’s, go to http://www.petproductnews.com/retailer-of-the-year/retailer-of-the-year.aspx or click to it from Tomlinson’s homepage at http://www.tomlinsons.com/.
To celebrate this achievement, Tomlinson’s is holding a pet food drive this fall to benefit several local pet rescue organizations. From November 17th through Christmas Eve, Tomlinson’s will match donated pet food pound for pound through the generous help of their suppliers.
For 76 years, Tomlinson’s has been dedicated to serving pets and their owners by offering high-quality foods and goods, and engaging the local community through numerous events and charitable works. The Click family invites you to come by any of their seven Austin locations and see why they’ve earned the honor of being named Pet Product News International’s “Retailer of the Year”.
The Pet Product News International Retailer of the Year award was created more than 20 years ago to recognize retailing excellence in the pet industry.