RETAILERS HIT THE ROAD

Hungry for hard-fought sales, hot tub retailers were keen to get on the road this summer to maximise the sales potential of specialist and county shows around the country. Hot Tubs Rock took a roadshow team from their showrooms in Worcestershire and Gloucestershire on tour. They were on target to exhibit at seven shows over […]

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PARAMOUNT’S OPEN DOOR POLICY

Pool and Spa SCENE reports exclusively from the recent Paramount dealer event… New and existing customers grasped the opportunity to see and better understand the potential of Paramount Pools’ key products over two open days. The informal style of the event suited nearly 100 visitors who were able to pace themselves through a selection of […]

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KEEPING ENERGY SAVINGS QUIET

The new range of Aquark heat pumps, from Superior Wellness includes two heat pumps Mr Silence and AquaIntel. Both with a sleek and modern design, the units operate on Inverpad® technology created by Aquark Electric Limited with the mentality of changing 50 years of tradition in the pool heat pump industry of boring design and […]

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OCEA TAKE FORMULA ONE APPROACH

Reporting from the recent OCEA UK dealer seminar…. OCEA UK could not have chosen a more appropriate venue for its autumn company seminar than the Williams Formula One Racing Experience Centre in Oxfordshire. The Ocea UK team have put themselves firmly in the fast lane with additional quality products to add to its already formidable […]

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BUILT FOR QUIETER PERFORMANCE

Superior Wellness has introduced Aquark, a new range of heat pumps including two options, Mr Silence and AquaIntel. Aquark’s sleek and modern designs ensure they stand at the forefront of the heat pump industry, made with the highest specification of technology to bring customers a huge energy saving. Using Inverpad® technology created by Aquark Electric […]

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LIVELY NEW SPATEX SHOW TWISTS

When the industry’s only dedicated water leisure show returns to the Coventry Building Society Arena, from Tuesday January 31st to Thursday February 2nd, the organisers of SPATEX 2023 promise some exciting new twists during its action-packed three days. SPATEX has long been regarded as so much more than a unique showcase of products. There’s lots […]

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ISPE TRAINING DATES CONFIRMED

With the arrival of autumn, the ISPE Council have been busy planning the next series of workshops and seminars. The 126th ISPE One-Day Seminar will take place in Weybridge, Surrey on Tuesday 18th October and following suggestions from seminar delegates, it has been decided to have a general theme for seminars, where possible, and the […]

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REVERSE SALES SWING FOR UK SWIM POOL COMPANIES

Following boom times, specialist pool companies are experiencing a reverse swing this year as they combat national economic woes and concerns for some individual households. In order to gauge performance, Pool & Spa Scene undertook a snap survey* of 20 companies, spread around the UK, and the messages were extremely similar. While many are now […]

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POOL PEOPLE – NEIL HASTINGS

Buckingham Pools’ Neil Hastings shared the title of Pool Technician Of The Year at the 2021 UK Pool & Spa Awards. He started his working life as a jeweller. He is surely a diamond geezer… POOL PEOPLE CAREER PATH I originally started life as a jeweller, then a lifeguard/personal trainer, followed by setting up a […]

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HEATSTAR UNITS COME WITH EXPERT ADVICE

Offering trusted expertise for nearly 40 years, Heatstar produce some of the most energy efficient pool environments in the UK by investing in and adapting the latest energy saving technologies available. These include highly efficient variable speed fans utilising ‘auto- fan’ technology whereby the speed and power of the air-recirculation fan is managed automatically to […]

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