Andy Slater

SPATEX 2022 bursting with new launches

SPATEX organisers have proclaimed that the 2022 live edition will be bursting with the latest new launches and innovations all under one roof at the newly-named Coventry Building Society Arena. With this being the show’s 25th live exhibition anniversary, this is one special and bumper edition of SPATEX that is not to be missed, according […]

Modernisation pledge after double acquisition

Operational modernisation with extra resources to achieve a stronger marketplace position has been pledged after the acquisition of Artesian Spas and Marquis by middle-market private investment firm Monomoy Capital Partners. Retailers of the WhatSpa? and WhatSwimSpa? Best Buy Award-winning hot tub and swim spa brands have been informed that the current products, people and performance […]

Top sales after Tuff first year

1Stop Spas is ramping up promotion of the environmentally-friendly qualities of Tuff Spas after reporting surging popularity in the domestic and hot tub holiday markets. To mark the first anniversary of being the exclusive distributor for Tuff Spas in the UK, the 1 Stop Spas exhibition team has been showcasing the brand’s rugged designs and […]

Safety focus after BSI appointment

WhatSpa? Professional hot tub and swim spa specialist Chris Brady is seeking assistance from the wet leisure trade to help improve product safety after being appointed as a BSI Committee Member. Chris, who is a Certified Hot Tub Technician™ , a Pool & Hot Tub Alliance™ (PHTA) tutor, and BISHTA Water Hygiene Management specialist, will […]

European golden honour for XL Pools

SPATA Contractor of the Year XL Pools has gained a golden bonus to end the year on a crest of a wave by being bestowed with a prestigious top European trade award. Kent-based XL Pools, which is an Aqua Technics Pools supplier and installer, landed ‘Contractor of the Year’ SPATA titles in 2015, 2018 and […]

Celebration marks innovative showroom completion

All Weather Leisure Midlands has hosted a launch party to officially celebrate the completion of a Staffordshire showroom renovation that provides innovative office space above the hot tub and swim spa display area. The Jacuzzi and Vortex Spas dealership showroom, at Unit 3 Point North, Virage Park, in Cannock, has been redesigned with new second […]