We’re under new ownership In our “Tales of Sales” feature, we report on ownership transitions at hot tub retail stores, and it turns out we have another story to add — mine. As of this publication, I am the owner of SpaRetailer, along with our other publications PoolPro, Spasearch and Poolsearch.
Three perspectives on types of ownership transitions By Megan Kendrick Robert Kaplan Bought: Black Pine Spas Robert Kaplan was looking to buy an existing business, but hot tubs were not on his radar. “When hot tubs first came up, my knee-jerk was [that I was] not interested in that,” Kaplan
PLASKOLITE ACQUIRES CONTINUOUS CAST ACRYLIC SHEET BUSINESS OF LUCITE INTERNATIONAL, INC. Leading manufacturer of thermoplastic sheet adds to its product portfolio and enters new markets COLUMBUS, Ohio (February 12, 2018)– Plaskolite, LLC, North America’s largest manufacturer of acrylic sheet products, announced today that it is acquiring Lucite International, Inc.’s (Lucite)
JOHNSON CITY, TN, November 17 — LPI Inc. announced its acquisition of Florida-based Premium Leisure Spas and Swim Spas. This is LPI’s fifth acquisition in the last 30 months. LPI plans to keep the Florida manufacturing operation in place and convert the current 90,000-square-foot St. Petersburg building into a swim-spa-only
Custom Molded Products, a supplier of pool, spa and bath products, has acquired DEL Ozone Holding Company, a manufacturer of ozone and UV sanitization solutions for pools and hot tubs. “This will be a great benefit for both CMP and DEL Ozone customers,” says William Drury, CEO and president of