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BLOWING BUBBLES

UK Pool & Spa Awards presentations go virtual… Champagne corks have been popping in a bubbling, recordbreaking year for the UK’s hot tub and swim spa industry that will be celebrated with the 2020 UK Pool & Spa Awards. In the same way that the industry has had to adapt to the global pandemic and […]

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A DAY IN THE LIFE OF… LANI WILKINSON

Name: Lani Wilkinson Role: Logistics Supervisor for Superior Spas Date joined: April 2019 Stand Out: Lani won ‘employee of the month’ in August 2020 as voted for by her colleagues for her hard work and being so helpful despite being so busy. What is your role? I am the main contact for our partner network […]

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DOUBLE TAKE

An outstanding combined hot tub and swim spa installation by the North Spas team… What could be better than having your own swim spa? How about a swim spa with a hot tub attached to form the perfect ‘L’ shape! This dual temperature TidalFit allows this family to enjoy swimming, rowing and hydrotherapy massage all […]

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FAMILY VALUES

The Barcelona from Platinum Spas… Offering two loungers and three seats, Platinum Spas have unveiled their newly updated Barcelona hot tub as the perfect family spa This new design from Platinum Spas has moved away from the stereotypical Chinese manufacturing to a North American philosophy – by sourcing the highest quality components and craftsmanship. Customer […]

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WATCH THIS SPACE!

MySpa opens second showroom… As events are generally suspended due to the pandemic, MySpa weren’t able to have the fanfare opening event its new Macclesfield showroom deserved. Instead, the team are hoping to host a later event, probably to celebrate the showroom’s one year anniversary next September. “If restrictions relax in the New Year, we […]

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ALL SPAS SHOULD CARRY a clearly identifiable serial number plate to trace its origins.

RIGHT OF REPLY ON USA VS CHINESE SPAS

Following Rob Carlin’s interesting piece, in the last issue of Hot Tub & Swim Spa Scene, I wanted to add my own take on things, writes Richard Hart of the Aqua Warehouse Group. The article centred round the rise of the Chinese spa manufacturers versus American producers. Now Rob was very polite and careful with […]

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SUPERIOR SPAS is stepping up production in the Far East and in Europe

FEAST AND FAMINE FOR SPA RETAILERS

In what has turned out to be a feast and famine year for hot tub retailers, the winter months could mean make or break for some outlets. With 2020 travel and holiday plans cancelled due to the global pandemic, everyone and their wife, wanted to spend that summer money by investing in their own a […]

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SPA STAR – DAVID WRIGHT

Keen runner David Wright tunes in to Classic FM as he travels the country supporting Wellis branded dealers… WHAT IS YOUR VIEW OF THE HOT TUB SECTOR MARKET PERFORMANCE THROUGH COVID-19 AND BEYOND? It has been a big challenge for manufacturers, suppliers and dealerships. But I think everyone has adapted and worked hard to get […]

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TIMELY ADVICE FOR COMMERCIAL SPAS

PWTAG has issued re-opening guidance specifically for spa pools and hot tubs run either in a commercial or business setting. It is likely that spa pools and hot tubs will have been shut since the early weeks of Covid-19, but some operators may have kept them full of water. PWTAG advice on temporary closure includes […]

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THE SUPERIOR TEAM
enjoyed their visit to
Budapest including a
trip to a firing range.

SUPERIOR TEAM ARE HOT SHOTS

2019 was a year that broke many records for Superior Spas with an increase of over 53% on spa sales on the previous year, seeing them hit a magic target of 6,000 spas set by Managing Director, Rob Carlin. The reward was a pre-lockdown, team bonding trip to the Hungarian capital Budapest recently. The four […]

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