Pet Lovers Centre
On 8th of October 2014, PLC moved its corporate headquarters to a bigger premises
at Singapore's North Spring Bizhub, where it was also renamed as an "IHQ"
in the wake of its international expansion.
PLC opens in one of Bangkok's hippest districts - Thong Lor - the first Singapore
pet retail and service chain to set foot on Thailand.
PLC is awarded Winner of the Global PETS Award 2013 during the award ceremony of
the 2013 Global PETS Forum held in Prague, Czech Republic.
We are proud to be the first Asian retailer to win the prestigious award which is
one of the highest honors in the pet industry.
PLC successfully hosted the very first
public appearance of the famous Cesar Millan in Singapore which was attended by
700 people. The ‘Meet & Greet’ Cesar Millan event, held at the Vivocity
Amphitheater in June 2, 2012 was exclusive for PLC VIPs
Pet Lovers Foundation initiated project “Braving
Antarctica”- A charity fund raising for The Salvation Army Gracehaven Children’s
Home. MOS Mr Teo Ser Luck launched the project on 21st July 2010. By
January, a total of $110,245.04 was raised.
Nominated 2nd Runner up for The Global Pets Forum Award
2010 in Vienna (Austria).
Shifted to its new Corporate HQ in Northstar@ AMK with
over 21, 000 sq ft in size.
Celebrated 37 years in Singapore with 38 outlets in the
region and still growing.
Opens its 4th thematic mega pet store The Pet Safari @
NEX MALL, Singapore’s 1st penthouse pet store with an open roof top dog run.
PLC opens its first ECO store at Raffles City Link.
Pet Lovers Foundation was formed to institutionalise all CSR efforts and charitable
PLC opens at City Square Mall, Singapore’s 1st ECO
Mall (Environmentally Friendly Mall).
Won the Singapore Prestige Brand Award (SPBA)
2008– Overall Winner (Heritage Brands) by ASME / Lianhe Zaobao /Citibank /EDB
PLC became a franchise–able brand in 2008.
PLC introduces vet trained, Pet Care Consultants
(PCC) stationed in all stores to provide professional advice on pet care.
The Pet Safari, opens its 3rd store in VIVOCITY, Singapore’s
largest shopping mall.
PLC offers customers convenient on time delivery
to their doorsteps with the launch of 1800 PETFOOD HOTLINE.
PLC introduces the VIP (Very Important Pet parent) Card
which offers points accumulation online to redeem free gifts and many other privileges.
Won the “Top 10 Best Pet Shop Award”by
the Pets Enterprise and Trading Association (PETAS) consecutively for 2 years(2004
Opened its first overseas store, The Pet Safari
in Malaysia(Kuala Lumpur) at IKEA (IKANO POWER CENTRE) with over 28 000 sq ft in
Successfully awarded and enters The Malaysia Book Of Records
as Malaysia’s Largest Pet Store.
Singapore’s most widely read pet magazine, Clubpets
magazine, and its readers, votes PLC (Pet Lovers Centre) the most popular pet shop
in Singapore for 4 consecutive years (2003– 2006).
Won the Phoenix Award 2002 (FINALIST) by EDB
/ Ernst & Young/OCBC Bank / McCann Erickson / Singapore Venture Capital Association.
Won the Retail Courtesy Award (GOLD) by Singapore Retailers
Association /Spring Singapore.
Won the Excellent Service Award by Singapore Retailers
Association / Spring Singapore.
Won the Singapore Creative Circle Award (Bronze)
also known as the “Oscars of the advertising industry”.
Opened its first thematic mega pet store in
Asia at Eastpoint Mall called The Pet Safari with over 10 000 sq ft in size.
Opened its first mall concept store in Parkway
Burp! , PLC’s first house brand for food edibles
was introduced to the market.
Launch of “Widest Range, Freshest Stock–Guaranteed!
” promise to pet parents.
Started the first “store within store”
consignment concept with Yaohan Singapore.
Trustie, Pet Lovers Centre’s (PLC) first
house brand for accessories was introduced to the market.
Supplied to major supermarkets (NTUC, Cold Storage, Yaohan)
Opened Singapore’s first pet store in Shaw Centre at Scotts Road. The store
still stands till date.