ANNUAL WET LESIURE

ANNUALWET LEISURE SURVEY LAUNCHED

Companies working in the wet leisure sector are invited to take part in an annual survey designed to highlight trends and developments within the industry. Collated every year by Golden Coast, the survey generates statistics and insights that companies can use to make business decisions. The survey is anonymous, does not contain compulsory questions, and […]

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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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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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CHANGE FOR THE BETTER

Celebrating 20 years in business, the Swan Pool and Spa Centre’s business philosophy is to operate a Kaizen approach to everything they do. Kaizen is a Japanese term meaning “change for the better” or “continuous improvement.” “It means that every day there is an opportunity to improve something, often in the smallest way, to either […]

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SUNBEACH SALES SOAR DESPITE PANDEMIC

Sunbeach Spas is setting recordbreaking figures on a ‘whirlwind’ of sales this year. “To be fair, the sales drive has been dealer driven and I have to pay tribute to the way they have adapted to selling through Covid-19,” says Sunbeach’s Wayne Green. Investment in extended warehousing and stock as well as new vans and […]

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RETAILER REINVESTS IN COMMUNITY

Award-winning hot tub retailer and business entrepreneur, Gareth Jones, of UK Leisure Living, was quick to respond to the coronavirus crisis. Working with his existing decking supplier, Gareth was able to source 2,000 visors which he supplied free to key workers and sold at £2 plus VAT to local businesses. Based in North Wales, Gareth […]

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SPA PEOPLE – JOHN MABEY

‘Am dram’ enthusiast John runs Aqua Spa Supplies, an accessories business supplying hot tub cover lifters and steps (pun intended) to trade and retail customers, with the odd rubber duck thrown in for good measure… HOW AND WHEN DID YOU GET INVOLVED IN THE INDUSTRY? I got involved in 2008 when I was about four […]

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BUILDING BLOCKS

Why specialist investment in training pays off… For the majority of hot tub and swim spa retailers, investment in specialist business training demands the commitment of both precious time and sometimes stretched staff resources. The payback results in more knowledgeable and confident business owners and staff. Undoubtedly, a company’s reputation will reap the rewards of […]

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NEXT GENERATION

Smart Technology offers remote monitoring… In a clear case of what is good for the goose, is good for the gander, the Aqua Warehouse Group has launched a new water testing APP into the hot tub sector, marketed as YourSpa. Developed for their own showroom originally, the purpose-designed APP clearly has huge benefits for hot […]

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DOUBLE DECKER

If you cannot decide between a hot tub and a swim spa – then choose both! Increasingly, a popular combination for discerning clients, this active family are great swimmers. They opted for a sunken deck level swim spa and a hot tub to match. Featuring a Hydropool 17’FX Aquatrainer and matching Hydropool Self Cleaning 790 […]

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