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Corporate Name United Pacific Pet, LLC
Location 12060 Cabernet Drive, Fontana, CA 92337-7704
Type of Business Pet Products Distribution
Manufacturer of Bird and Small Animal Foods
Territory California
Nevada
Arizona
Hawaii
Corporate History Formed in December 1997 when the company was spun off from Kaytee Products. Successor corporation to feed manufacturing companies formed in 1918 and 1928.
Owners Maureen Costello
James Butler
Executives Maureen Costello, President
Jeff Vander Kooy, VP of Operations
Mike Chiaromonte, VP and President of Manufacturing Division
Ryan Hon, Vendor Manager
Chris Anderson, Sales Manager
Sudha Prasad, Accounting Manager
Number of Employees 100
9 full-time Field Sales Team Members
10 full-time Inside Sales Team Members
Facilities 154,000 square-foot warehouse with rail, located in the major distribution hub of Southern California
Customers 1,500 customers in a variety of channels including pet retailers, veterinarians, kennels and other pet professionals
Capabilities Electronic Data Interchange (EDI)
Private Label Bird Seed and Small Animal Food Manufacturing
Achievements Consistent AIB "Superior" ratings for Food Safety and Sanitation,
including 2 perfect AIB scores (1,000 points)

Our Capabilities Are Your Benefits

  • Distribution agreements with leading and on-trend manufacturers
  • 9 full time Field Sales Reps and 10 Inside Sales Reps
  • 1500 customers in a variety of channels
  • Participates in local industry shows and puts on an open house for retailers
  • 154,000 square foot facility
  • Located in the major distribution hub of Southern California
  • Rail access
  • 17 trucks and 14 trailers
  • EDI (Electronic Data Interchange)
  • IBM I9 system and APlus Software
  • Consistent AIB Superior Ratings for Food Safety and Sanitation - 2 perfect AIB scores (1000 pts)
  • Financially-oriented management / Strong banking relationship
  • Member of WPA and PIDA
  • Actively involved in local business organizations and universities
  • Xeta truck tracking system allows us to tell our customers exactly where their driver is located
  • Various In-House Advertising Programs designed to bring new consumers into retail stores
  • Website with Online Ordering
  • Hand Held Scanner System for taking orders in the field
  • Private Label Bird and Small Animal Food Manufacturing
  • Inflatable Dogs and Fleas for use by retailers to drive traffic to stores
UPP is a wholesale distributor to licensed retail pet stores in California, Nevada, Arizona, and Hawaii only. We do not sell to pet owners or to stores outside our service area.
12060 Cabernet Drive, Fontana, CA 92337     Phone: (951) 360-8550     Fax: (951) 360-8540     Email: sales@uppet.com     Copyright ©2008-17 United Pacific Pet