PETCO Animal Supplies Inc

Type: Company
Name: PETCO Animal Supplies Inc
Nationality: United States
First reported Jul 30 2014 - Updated 18 hours ago - 1 reports

Garden Fresh names John Morberg CEO

John Morberg has been named chief executive of Garden Fresh Restaurant Corp., parent to the Souplantation/Sweet Tomatoes chain, the company announced Wednesday.Morberg has served as the interim CEO since May after the departure of David Goronkin, who ... [Published Nations Restaurant News - Jul 30 2014]
First reported Jul 29 2014 - Updated Jul 30 2014 - 1 reports

Jana Urges PetSmart to Pursue Sale Instead of Taking on Debt

PetSmart Inc. (PETM) activist investor JanaPartners LLC, ratcheting up its campaign against the pet-carechain, urged the retailer to put itself up for sale before“short-circuiting” its prospects by taking on debt.PetSmart has been considering changes ... [Published Bloomberg - Jul 29 2014]
First reported Jul 23 2014 - Updated Jul 23 2014 - 1 reports

OVERNIGHT HEALTHCARE: Courts split on O-Care subsidies

ObamaCare’s premium subsidies were put at risk Tuesday as two appeals courts delivered conflicting rulings about whether they are legal in 36 states.In the first decision, the D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals said in a 2-1 ruling in Halbig v. Burwell that ... [Published The Hill - Jul 23 2014]
First reported Jul 22 2014 - Updated Jul 22 2014 - 1 reports

Businesses back bill to nix O-Care's auto-enroll feature

Major businesses want to overturn an ObamaCare provision that requires large employers to enroll workers automatically into a health insurance program if they don’t sign up on their own.Businesses including 7-Eleven, Lowe’s, Petco Animal Supplies and ... [Published The Hill - Jul 22 2014]
First reported Jul 11 2014 - Updated Jul 11 2014 - 1 reports

PetSmart’s valuations are an attractive target for private equity

Why JANA Partners discloses activist position in PetSmart (Part 8 of 8)( Continued from Part 7 )PetSmart’s valuations are attractive for private equityPetSmart (PETM) shares have surged since the activist hedge fund JANA Partners disclosed a stake in ... [Published Yahoo! Finance - Jul 11 2014]
First reported Jul 11 2014 - Updated Jul 11 2014 - 1 reports

Court gives reverse discrimination claim a green light

by Joseph C. Nuzzo, Jr.In a recent case, a New Jersey federal district court rejected an employer's request to dismiss a reverse race discrimination lawsuit, finding the facts alleged by the employee properly asserted a plausible claim of discriminat ... [Published HRnext - Jul 11 2014]
First reported Jul 09 2014 - Updated Jul 10 2014 - 1 reports

Must-know: An overview of PetSmart’s businesses

Why JANA Partners discloses activist position in PetSmart (Part 2 of 8)( Continued from Part 1 )PetSmart’s businessesShares in PetSmart (PETM) surged last week after activist investor JANA Partners disclosed a 9.9% stake. JANA said it intends to discuss ... [Published Yahoo! Finance - Jul 09 2014]
First reported Jul 02 2014 - Updated Jul 02 2014 - 1 reports

Pet & Pet Supplies Stores in the US

Brief Excerpt from Industry Overview Chapter:Companies in this industry operate physical retail establishments that sell pets, pet foods, and pet supplies. Major companies include PetSmart, PETCO Animal Supplies Stores, and Petland (all based in the US), ... [Published Research and Markets - Jul 02 2014]
First reported Jul 01 2014 - Updated Jul 01 2014 - 1 reports

China says no evidence of pet link

There is no scientific evidence that dog and cat treats made in China have caused a rash of pet illnesses in the United States, according to a Chinese government official.Lu Chunming, a spokesman for the General Administration of Quality Supervision, ... [Published CHINAdaily - Jul 01 2014]
First reported May 20 2014 - Updated May 21 2014 - 2 reports

Petco to stop selling dog, cat treats made in China over illness risks

Petco Animal Supplies Inc. said Tuesday it would end the sale of dog and cat treats made in China in a move the company said would protect the "well-being of pets." Pet owners have complained for years that treats imported from China, in particular chicken ... [Published Top of the Ticket - May 20 2014]
First reported Mar 03 2014 - Updated Mar 04 2014 - 1 reports

PETA Pushes Petco to Ban Rodent Sales on Heels of Wrongful-Death Lawsuit

Rampant Filth, Disease in 'Pet' Trade Is Dangerous and Cruel, Says GroupFor Immediate Release:March 3, 2014Contact:David Perle 202-483-7382San Diego, Calif. – On the heels of a lawsuit filed against Petco by the family of the 10-year-old San Diego boy ... [Published PETA - Mar 03 2014]
First reported Feb 26 2014 - Updated Feb 27 2014 - 1 reports

California family says Petco lawsuit is push for awareness after boy’s death from infected rat

SAN DIEGO — The death of a 10-year-old San Diego boy from a bacterial infection he reportedly got from his pet rat prompted his family to sue retailer Petco, saying they want to raise awareness among parents. Attorney John Gomez told The Associated ... [Published National Post - Top Stories - Feb 26 2014]
Entities: Petco, Lawsuit, Infectious

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In the absence of injury, the judge warned standing cannot be based on a plaintiff's own subjective views. That would create "the kind of super-legislature specifically rejected by the Founders,” he wrote."
"Retailers are working to comply with the [ACA] and it is important that Congress make commonsense adjustments and repeal provisions such as auto enroll in order to ease the law's administrative burdens the law puts on America's job creators" said Christine Pollack, vice president for government affairs at the Retail Industry Leaders Association (RILA)
The court also upheld McQuillan's failure-to-accommodate claim, finding he sufficiently alleged that Petco "did not make any effort, let alone a good-faith effort, to discuss with [him] whether any reasonable accommodations" were available to return him to work...
...press, wrote in an emailed statement to China Daily on Monday that the FDA "continues to investigate" issues relating to jerky treats for pets. But "it remains unclear which specific ingredients or finished products, if any, may be responsible for causing illnesses in pets"

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Garden Fresh names John Morberg CEO [Published Nations Restaurant News - Jul 30 2014]
Jana Urges PetSmart to Pursue Sale Instead of T... [Published Bloomberg - Jul 29 2014]
OVERNIGHT HEALTHCARE: Courts split on O-Care su... [Published The Hill - Jul 23 2014]
Businesses back bill to nix O-Care's auto-enrol... [Published The Hill - Jul 22 2014]
PetSmart’s valuations are an attractive target ... [Published Yahoo! Finance - Jul 11 2014]
Court gives reverse discrimination claim a gree... [Published HRnext - Jul 11 2014]
Must-know: An overview of PetSmart’s businesses [Published Yahoo! Finance - Jul 09 2014]
Pet & Pet Supplies Stores in the US [Published Research and Markets - Jul 02 2014]
China says no evidence of pet link [Published CHINAdaily - Jul 01 2014]
Beijing disputes claims of unsafe pet treats [Published CHINAdaily - Jun 30 2014]
Petco to stop selling dog, cat treats made in C... [Published Top of the Ticket - May 20 2014]
Petco to stop selling dog, cat treats made in C... [Published Greenspace - May 20 2014]
PETA Pushes Petco to Ban Rodent Sales on Heels ... [Published PETA - Mar 03 2014]
California family says Petco lawsuit is push fo... [Published National Post - Top Stories - Feb 26 2014]
Fact Sheet for Pethealth Inc. [Published Able2Act - Feb 09 2008]
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Petco to stop selling dog, cat treats made in C... [Published Top of the Ticket - May 20 2014]
Petco Animal Supplies Inc. said Tuesday it would end the sale of dog and cat treats made in China in a move the company said would protect the "well-being of pets." Pet owners have complained for years that treats imported from China, in particular chicken ...
Petco to stop selling dog, cat treats made in C... [Published Greenspace - May 20 2014]
Petco Animal Supplies Inc. said Tuesday it would end the sale of dog and cat treats made in China in a move the company said would protect the "well-being of pets." Pet owners have complained for years that treats imported from China, in particular chicken ...
California family says Petco lawsuit is push fo... [Published National Post - Top Stories - Feb 26 2014]
SAN DIEGO — The death of a 10-year-old San Diego boy from a bacterial infection he reportedly got from his pet rat prompted his family to sue retailer Petco, saying they want to raise awareness among parents. Attorney John Gomez told The Associated ...
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