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Urbanpup turnover up on Amazon contract

17 Aug

Working at InsideIreland.ie as part of a Journalism Internship, I’ll put the more interesting articles up here (most of them are about banks and politics.)

First up, clothes for dogs;

Bangor-based internet firm Urbanpup.com has recently secured a “significant amount” of new global sales in the multi-million dollar doggy fashion industry, with the help of Amazon and a partnership with the hit West End musical Legally Blonde.

Founded in 2007, Urbanpup.com supplies a range of dog clothing and accessories – from dog carriers, to doggy pyjamas and tiaras.

James Foote, left, of Ulster Bank and Denis Kelly of Urbanpup mark the Bangor internet company’s recent achievements, with Lilly the Chihuahua, who is wearing one of the company’s puppy coats.

The County Down company says its turnover has increased by 500% in the last financial year, and that it is set to increase further this year.

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