• Furminator Being Acquired by United Pet Group

    MADISON, Wis.–Spectrum Brands Holdings, Inc., a global consumer products company has announced its United Pet Group division has signed an agreement to acquire FURminator, the leading provider of deshedding products.

    “FURminator immediately expands and further strengthens UPG’s broad companion animal product portfolio through entry into the large and growing dog and cat grooming category,” said Dave Lumley, CEO of Spectrum Brands Holdings. “It also helps achieve our objective for more balance in UPG’s two product segments of aquatics and companion animals.”

    Established in 2002, FURminator markets professional quality grooming tools and accessories.