Press Releases Pupco Brands Names General Manager Published 3 years ago on April 5, 2018 By PETS+ Staff Share Tweet (PRESS RELEASE) DALLAS, TX – Pupco Brands Inc. announces that Mark Hughes has joined the company as general manager/national sales manager. Hughes’ responsibilities will include directing Pupco’s sales team as well as overseeing all administrative functions within the company. In addition, he will be responsible for developing and implementing effective sales strategies, ensuring that the company’s sales objectives across all regions in the country are met. Over the course of 21 years, Hughes has managed all aspects of sales, marketing and advertising building the “Swheat Scoop” wheat litter brand from the ground-up. A few of his accomplishments during this time include creating formulas that led to a U.S. patent being granted in 2013, new product development, and facilitating expansion of the product line from three to 12 products. He also served as the national account manager of multiple major retailers, including PetSmart, Petco and Target, where he led all vendor partnership negotiations. “Mark’s record for execution is truly admirable and we’re thrilled to bring him on board with us as our general manager and national sales manager,” said Paul Lien, president of Pupco Brands. “His experience and qualifications make it apparent that Mark is a hands-on leader with the ability to connect with people on multiple levels, especially with those throughout the pet industry. We can’t wait to see where he takes the Pupco Brands Company!” Pupco Brands has spent years researching cat litters and developing the new “Plenary” cat litter. “We believe this new litter is a game changer and will become the next generation in litter,” said Hughes. Advertisement Related Topics:Pupco Brands click to Comment(Comment) Advertisement You may like Pupco Brands Launches Ground Breaking Cat Litter, Plenary Pupco Brands Launching New Products at Global Pet Expo Promoted Headlines Category Spotlight: Terry Naturally® Animal Health Category Spotlight: eTailPet Are You Ready For Adventures Beyond The Backyard? Tall Tails Advertisement Latest Trending Videos Photo Gallery2 days ago Get Inspired by These Chew Displays at Indie Pet Stores Hot Sellers2 days ago Dogs Go Crazy for Polkadog Bakery’s Atlantic Silverside, Plus More Hot Sellers Press Releases2 days ago Zesty Paws Names CFO True Tales6 days ago Employees: Leave Your Pot at Home to Keep Your Job Columns1 week ago 3 Things Customers Want and Need from Pet Businesses Photo Gallery2 days ago Get Inspired by These Chew Displays at Indie Pet Stores Trace's Store School3 days ago Video: Trace’s Store School Covers Lessons Learned from COVID-19 America's Coolest3 weeks ago Video: Take a Tour of Bark Life in Seminole, FL Trace's Store School3 weeks ago Video: Learn How to Do Holiday on a Budget at Trace’s Store School Advertisement SubscribeBULLETINS Get the most important newsand business ideas from PETS+. Advertisement Most Popular True Tales6 days ago Employees: Leave Your Pot at Home to Keep Your Job Columns1 week ago 3 Things Customers Want and Need from Pet Businesses Photo Gallery2 days ago Get Inspired by These Chew Displays at Indie Pet Stores Photo Gallery6 days ago 19 Photos That Show Why Dexter’s Deli Is One of America’s Coolest Pet Stores Headlines1 week ago Yelp to Flag Businesses Accused of Racism With ‘Consumer Alerts’ Photo Gallery5 days ago New Edibles for Cats, Vegan Bars for Dogs and Toys for the Holidays [GALLERY] Columns5 days ago 4 Tips for Negotiating the Best Lease for Your Pet Business Real Deal1 week ago How Do You Handle Know-It-All Customers in Your Store?