ORLANDO, FLA. — Zesty Paws named Phillips Pet Food & Supplies its new national distributor for the independent pet retail channel on Jan. 27. Starting this month, Phillips will add the supplement brand’s products will to all its distribution centers and bring the functional supplements to independent stores across the country.

Founded in 1938 as a family-owned business, Phillips has 12 distribution centers across the United States and services pet stores, feed and farm stores, aquatic stores, groomers, veterinarians, and animal shelters and rescue groups.

"As we enter the new year, we are confident that Zesty Paws will continue to deliver and expand to reach more pet parents in additional regions who want the best health and wellness products for their furry family,” said Steve Ball, chief executive officer, Zesty Paws. “We knew that 2022 would be an immense year of growth and thrilled to distribute nationwide through Phillips as our first independent pet retailer. Phillips has a strong reputation for providing the best pet products and services and has some of the best relationships in the industry. We are beyond proud to partner with Phillips and excited for the opportunity to give Zesty Paws to even more pet parents."

Phillips will carry 20 SKUs from Zesty Paws, including Aller-immune Bites, Mobility Bites, Stay Green Bites, Tear Stain Bites, Calming Bites, Hemp Elements Orastix and Wild Alaskan Salmon Oil.

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