Pleatco has announced the winners of its 2016 Perfect Pool Guy and Gal Search. Cory Eagles of Canada, won the prestigious title of Pleatco Perfect PoolGuy 2016 and Jennifer Del Vaglio, from New York was named Perfect PoolGal 2016. Both winners received a trip for two to the International Pool, Spa, and Patio Expo in […]
Pool and spa filtration specialists Pleatco have released a new PoolMate mobile App, designed to make business management a breeze for pool and spa professionals. The free App can be used by technicians in the field, in the office or at home and offers a quick and simple solution to managing busy schedules. It allows […]
Pool and spa filtration specialists Pleatco have launched their 2015 search for the best of the best pool and spa service technicians across the world. The Pleatco Perfect Pool Guy and Gal competition recognises hardworking individuals within the pool service industry. “Over the seven years that Pleatco has sponsored this contest, we’ve learned that being […]
East London-based Apulia Pools took to the stage earlier this summer to help create a theatrical lake for a production at Regent’s Park Open Air Theatre in London. Owner George Thorpe was approached by the production manager of the show, ‘The Seagull’, for advice on constructing a replica lake on stage which would be used […]
Having helped train and support spa and hot tub dealers all over the UK in recent years, David Wright, Pleatco’s Perfect Spa Guy 2014, is turning from gamekeeper to poacher with the launch of his own showroom under the Passion4Spas banner. Contracts are now being finalised on a prime site in Hampshire where David will […]
New York based Pleatco, leaders in the science of filtration, attracted 75 contestants, in its annual search to honour outstanding individuals in the pool and spa service industry. David Wright, of Passion4Spas, became the first ever British winner and was rewarded with a trip for two to the recent International Pool Show in Orlando. “Our […]
They promoted it as the event you cannot afford to miss. Lyon Piscine and Aqualie 2012, two benchmark exhibitions for swimming pool and spa professionals certainly lived up to that billing. Simply put, the Lyon exhibition event is the biggest and most important global show for the combined pool and spa sectors. It brings together 600 exhibitors, 1,000 brands from 90 countries and in the region of 18,000 visitors to Lyon. Traditionally, the first opportunity to see new developments in Europe, the combined Piscine and Aqualie 2012 events are also an exceptional opportunity to explore the latest key trends in the pool and spa markets.
A leading hot tub equipment supplier has warned of the dangers of selling spa components directly to the general public, fearing the consequences including inevitable fatalities. Ray Desmond, the co-founder of Spa Euro, one of Europe’s leading trade suppliers, says the spa and hot tub industry is sitting on a ticking time bomb because of the lack of regulation.
Spa spares and repairs offer a wealth of potential to the water leisure sector, as Christina Connor reports…