The unexpected pet boom 

SA’s pet industry is the focus in this edition of the Business Day Spotlight.

Our host Mudiwa Gavaza is joined by Irené Raubenheimer, co-founder of Rogz.

In business for the last 26 years, Rogz is a pets accessories and gear business that Raubenheimer started with Paul Fuller in the late 1990’s.

Topics of discussion include: Rogz’s business model; evolution of SA’s pet industry over the last two decades; effects of Covid-19 on the sector; how SA compares to the global industry and prospects for the future.