December – January 2008 Archives

PetSmart: Pampered Pooches = Profits

PetSmart: Pets Hotel
by in AZ Business Magazine

PetSmart now has a new trick up its sleeve: five-star pet hotels. PetSmart, the largest chain of pet supply stores in the U.S., is undeniably a market force to be reckoned with. Pet parents have been pulling dog biscuits and kitty litter off PetSmart’s shelves since the company opened its doors in 1987. Since then,… Read More →

Super Bowl And Small Business: A Working Relationship

Super Bowl and Small Businesses
by in AZ Business Magazine

Businesses across the playing field of Arizona are poised to partake in another Super Bowl economic bonanza. Obviously, beverage, automotive and food juggernauts are going to bank on huge profits, name recognition and marketing buzz, thanks to the game. But how can local businesses get their share? It’s simple: Just ask. For more than a… Read More →

Gov. Janet Napolitano Is The Public Face Of Super Bowl XLII

Janet Napolitano

Head Coach New governors often inherit their predecessors’ programs and initiatives — the good and the bad — when they take office. So it was when Gov. Janet Napolitano officially took the state’s helm in 2003. But at least one of those programs already had her stamp of approval. Proposition 302, which provided funding for… Read More →