Petz is a leading Brazilian specialist pet retailer of pet food, accessories, pets and services, including veterinary and grooming centers, that offers a large store format experience for its customers. Founded in 2002, the Company is aggressively expanding its national footprint with more than 60 stores, an e-commerce channel, a distribution center and a Veterinary Hospital. Warburg Pincus initially invested in Pet Center in 2013.
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