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INSIDE OF THE BOX

SPATEX offers a virtual world of water leisure… Unprecedented times call for thinking outside of the box except, for SPATEX, that should read inside the box. The industry’s annual exhibition is, for 2021, coming to you via your laptop, computer and tablet. When the virtual curtain is lifted on SPATEX Virtual from Tuesday February 2nd […]

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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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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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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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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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OLYMPIC AND
WORLD CHAMPION
BREASTSTROKER, Adam
Peaty heads an elite list
of Olympic hopefuls who
can now train at home.
Pic. Zac Goodwin

OLYMPIC HOPEFULS TRAIN FROM HOME

Jacuzzi® Brands UK has collaborated with Bedfordshire Hot Tubs to provide swim spas and enable elite British swimmers to continue to train at home, during the coronavirus lockdown, with their main focus, the postponed Tokyo 2021 Olympic Games. GB Swimmers Adam Peaty MBE, James Guy, Ben Proud, Luke Greenbank, Tom Dean, Anna Hopkins, Sarah Vasey […]

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MAGICAL POWERS

Expelliarmus! A Harry Potter inspired transformation… The team from North Spas undertook this spectacular full garden transformation for a customer in the North East. The garden was a sloping, two-tiered, unused area until North Spas got involved. The revamp featured the addition of an Artesian South Seas 735L, Trex decked area complete with sleeper surround […]

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SPA STAR – NEIL VAUGHN JONES

King of the gym with artistic talents, Neil joined the Welsh-based team of UK Leisure Living as the group’s solar business was about to go through a big boom. At the time the hot tub company was being set up. The industry seemed like an exciting place to be and so Neil’s hot tub journey […]

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WISH LIST

A Luxury Spas Direct customer was looking for high quality spa that would offer generous space inside and would complement the design and ambience of their garden. Health benefits were very high on this this Luxury Spas Direct customers’ wish list. They wanted a deep hydrotherapy massage so LSD recommended the Helix jets, exclusive to […]

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