Go outside and play: Those were the four words I heard every day growing up on Long Island, New York. The outside was my playground and filled with adventures. Today, it is rare to see a child playing outside unsupervised. In fact, a parent could be perceived as irresponsible and
VIP lounge will benefit retailers, distributors, manufacturers and vendors Each year, I hear complaints that spa retailers are not adequately encouraged to regularly attend the national show. I agree. Several weeks ago, SpaRetailer announced a new multiyear partnership with the International Pool | Spa | Patio Expo to create a
There was a time when retailers laughed and turned their noses up at the thought of carrying used hot tubs. Though financial times appear to be better, there remains great consumer demand for an inexpensive path to spa ownership. But is it worth your time? Let these words soak in.
For more than 30 years, Bill Renter owned a landscape design/build firm, The Deck & Patio Company, which he recently sold. The company built decks, patios, pergolas and ponds, and did all the landscaping in between. Many those projects involved incorporating a pool or hot tub. Eventually, Renter went on
There are many heartwarming stories of hot tub retailers using their businesses and products to benefit others. We’ve found two examples: One retailer structured part of his business to donate to those in need; the other donated part of his body. Be The Match It was just another day at Georgia