Pethealth Inc.

Pethealth Inc.

November 10, 2015 03:00 ET

VioVet Ltd. Acquires UK Pet Retailer Berriewood Pet Supplies

OAKVILLE, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Nov. 10, 2015) - VioVet Ltd ("VioVet"), part of the Pethealth Inc. ("Pethealth") family of companies, is proud to announce the acquisition of Berriewood Pet Supplies ("Berriewood"), one of the top specialty pet supply wholesalers in the UK. The Berriewood business will join Pethealth's group of UK pet supply retailers, VioVet and VetMedsDirect.

Loyal customers of Berriewood can expect the same quality products and savings with the added benefit of an inventory moving from 1,600 to 36,000 products as well as enhanced delivery options. There will also be no disruption in service to customers of Berriewood as part of this transaction.

"VioVet is thrilled to be entering a new space with the introduction of Berriewood's raw and frozen food market," said Steven Curran, Managing Director of VioVet. "Pethealth and VioVet are well-positioned, with our focus on superior customer service and value for pet owners, to continue to serve as a premier pet supply and pharmaceutical retailer in the UK."

Customers of Berriewood can continue to order the products they have come to rely on through the website http://www.berriewoodwholesale.co.uk/.

About Pethealth

Pethealth is an international leader in the provision of animal management software, RFID microchip identification, database related services for companion animals, and pet health insurance operating in North America and the United Kingdom. More recently, Pethealth has become a leading provider of pet pharmacy and pet specialty retail products to pet owners in the United Kingdom.

About VioVet

VioVet is one of the United Kingdom's largest and most trusted veterinary supply retailers, offering over 35,000 products and operating out of Luton, Bedfordshire. VioVet was named the number one online retailer of pet food and medication in the UK by Trustpilot.co.uk.

Contact Information

  • Pethealth Inc.
    Michelle Cole
    Senior Vice President, Customer Success
    (905) 842-2615

    VioVet Ltd.
    Steven Curran
    Managing Director
    +447732594278