Press Releases: Article Detail

« Return to Press Release List
Tierra Griffiths / Julie Rowe
775-322-0755 /

APPA Welcomes New Members

-23 companies have been approved for membership by APPA’s Board of Directors-

GREENWICH, CONN., August 21, 2006 – The American Pet Products Association (APPA) is pleased to welcome 23 new members whose applications were approved in August.

Congratulations to the following new members:

  • Animal Business Concepts, LLC – St. Petersburg, FL
  • European Home Designs – New York, NY
  • Grand Meadows, Inc. – Orange, CA
  • Guangdong Hailea Group Co., Ltd. – Raoping Chaozhou, Guangdong, CHINA
  • Highland Industries, Inc. – Greensboro, NC
  • Matting By Design – Algona, IA
  • Neyrat Peyronie SAS – Allonnes, FRANCE
  • Northwest Company, Inc. (The) – Roslyn, NY
  • Paus – Ironwood, MI
  • Pet-Riffic (Div. Of Kid-Riffic) – Maryland Heights, MO
  • Petland Industrial Ltd. – Shanghai, CHINA
  • Pets Stop (Div. Of Sunscape Time, Inc.) – Bolingbrook, IL
  • Pillow With A Heart USA – Eagan, MN
  • Rosebud’s K9 Kreations, LLC – Ashland, VA
  • RossAn Laboratories, LLC – San Antonio, TX
  • RoundTrip LLC – Los Angeles, CA
  • Shouguang Xincheng Food Co., Ltd. – Shouguang, Shandong, CHINA
  • Tethermaster – Santa Rosa, CA
  • Travelon – Elk Grove Village, IL
  • Ty, Inc. – Oak Brook, IL
  • Unipet International Ltd. – Sittingbourne, Kent, ENGLAND
  • Wenzhou Huahui Leather Co., Ltd. – Wenzhou, Zhejiang, CHINA
  • WTBI, Inc., “What’s The Big Idea?” – Huntington Station, NY

Members of APPA have access to the premier trade show of the pet product industry, Global Pet Expo, as well as public relations and legislative representation and state-of-the-art member service programs.For more information on joining APPA, call 1-800-452-1225 or visit

-### -


The American Pet Products Manufacturer's Association (APPA) is the leading not-for-profit trade association serving the interests of the pet products industry since 1958.  APPA membership includes more than 900 pet product manufacturers, their representatives, importers and livestock suppliers representing both large corporations and growing business enterprises.  APPA's mission is to promote, develop and advance pet ownership and the pet product industry and to provide the services necessary to help its members prosper. Visit for more information.