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July 7, 2014

PetSmart investor Longview Asset Management LLC, Chicago, has joined activist investor Jana Partners in calling for the retail chain to consider a sale.

July 3, 2014

Activist investor Jana Partners LLC disclosed it has acquired a 9.9% stake in PetSmart, according to a regulatory filing, and plans to ask the retailer to explore various options, including a sale.

July 3, 2014

Activist investor Jana Partners LLC disclosed it has acquired a 9.9% stake in PetSmart, according to a regulatory filing, and plans to ask the retailer to explore various options, including a sale.

May 28, 2014

PetSmart has named Phil Bowman to the position of executive VP of customer experience effective June 30.

May 28, 2014

PetSmart has named Phil Bowman to the position of executive VP of customer experience effective June 30.

May 21, 2014

PetSmart Inc. posted a 1.3% increase in net income during the first quarter of fiscal 2014, rising to $104 million from $102 million in the first quarter of the prior year.

May 15, 2014

PetSmart has partnered with the City of Detroit and the non-profit community organization Detroit Dog Park to open a portable, pop-up dog park to a vacant lot in Detroit.

May 15, 2014

PetSmart has partnered with the City of Detroit and the non-profit community organization Detroit Dog Park to open a portable, pop-up dog park to a vacant lot in Detroit.

April 30, 2014

PetSmart has named Michael Goodwin to the position of senior VP and CIO, effective June 2.

April 30, 2014

PetSmart has named Michael Goodwin to the position of senior VP and CIO, effective June 2.

April 23, 2014

TV personality and fashion designer Kelly Osbourne is joining the omni-channel marketing campaign to promote PetSmart’s new “Pet Expressions” line of grooming services.

April 23, 2014

TV personality and fashion designer Kelly Osbourne is joining the omni-channel marketing campaign to promote PetSmart’s new “Pet Expressions” line of grooming services.

March 28, 2014

PetSmart on Friday celebrated the opening of a new distribution center in Berks County, Pa.

March 28, 2014

PetSmart on Friday celebrated the opening of a new distribution center in Berks County, Pa.

March 6, 2014

PetSmart plans to open some 70 net new stores, including approximately 50 of its standard prototypes, 20 micro stores and three PetsHotels, this year.

March 6, 2014

PetSmart plans to open some 70 net new stores, including approximately 50 of its standard prototypes, 20 micro stores and three PetsHotels, this year.

March 5, 2014

PetSmart Inc. had a better fiscal year than fourth quarter 2013, with net income and sales rising during the year but falling during the quarter, compared to the same periods a year earlier.

January 14, 2014

PetSmart Inc. announced changes to its management team in conjunction with the retirement of its president and COO, Joseph O’Leary.

December 30, 2013

Divaris Real Estate has completed two retail leases totaling more than 21,000 sq. ft. in Richmond.

November 27, 2013

Cole Credit Property Trust IV has acquired the 150,045-sq.-ft. Matteson Center in Matteson, Ill., for approximately $19 million. Marshalls, Sports Authority, Ross Dress for Less and PetSmart anchor the community shopping center located in the suburbs south of Chicago.

November 22, 2013

PetSmart reported a 12% increase in net income, to $92 million from $82 million a year earlier, during the third quarter of 2013.

November 22, 2013

PetSmart reported a 12% increase in net income, to $92 million from $82 million a year earlier, during the third quarter of 2013.

October 17, 2013

PetSmart Inc. has issued guidance for fiscal year 2013 for total sales growth of 3%-4%, as well as same-store sales growth of 3%-4%, compared to the prior fiscal year.

September 6, 2013

PetSmart is allowing customers to virtually try Halloween costumes on their pets via Facebook.

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