MrChewy.com Announces $1 Million in Revenue for January 2012
Online Pet Retailer Hits Financial Milestone Just Under Five Months After Official Launch
MIAMI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--MrChewy.com, an online retailer selling pet food, treats and supplies today announced it recorded $1 million in revenue for January 2012, less than half a year since the site’s official launch. MrChewy.com was started from scratch in June 2011 by two 20-somethings who approached the business with a solid strategy and business model in a niche space – pet food – and saw immediate growth, doubling revenue month after month.
“Although this is an important milestone for a startup, and we are definitely excited, this is merely the beginning. We are expanding at an impressive rate and plan to continue increasing our revenue, brand and social reach month after month. We see a very exciting future for Mr. Chewy!”
MrChewy.com sells more than 80 brands of popular and premium names of pet food such as Taste of the Wild, Blue Buffalo, and Orijen; along with a variety of treats and supplies. The online retailer offers free FedEx shipping on orders above $49, 24/7 customer service, great prices and convenient delivery schedules.
Additionally, MrChewy.com pursues its passion for helping animals by supporting at-risk animals’ lives through a referral program and charity donation to North Shore Animal League America – World's Largest No-Kill Animal Rescue and Adoption Organization; Best Friends Animal Society, the nation’s largest sanctuary for abused and abandoned animals and Bideawee, one of the country’s oldest and most respected animal welfare and pet adoption organizations.
"We absolutely love this business. It's such a tremendous opportunity to create an amazing brand by combining our passion for animals with the excitement of a large scale business," said MrChewy.com co-founder Michael Day. "Although this is an important milestone for a startup, and we are definitely excited, this is merely the beginning. We are expanding at an impressive rate and plan to continue increasing our revenue, brand and social reach month after month. We see a very exciting future for Mr. Chewy!"
MrChewy.com is an online pet retailer that sells more than 80 brands of pet food, treats and supplies. It launched officially in September 2011 by two, young, co-founders and is headquartered in Miami, Fla. For more information, visit www.MrChewy.com or www.facebook.com/MrChewyPets.