Page 29


The Coast Spas 20th Annual IDM Rocked! January saw Coast Spas’ 20th Annual IDM (International Dealer Meeting) with dealers from around the world meeting in Vancouver to see the launch of the company’s 2017 product line which included four brand new spa models (read more on page 28) and an array of upgraded and updated standard features. During the meeting Coast Spas’ dealers had the opportunity to network, debate industry challenges and discuss success strategies. In addition, Coast Spas had multiple presentations that encompassed social media, new product information and a large variety of additional information relating to Marketing and Sales. For their 20th IDM, Coast Spas featured some incredible entertainment and food on both evenings. The first being an awards gala Supergroup Loverboy performing at the IDM

featuring Polynesian dancers and music showcased in a tropicallytransformed Grand Ballroom at the Sheraton Wall Centre in downtown Vancouver. On the second and final night, Coast Spas secured supergroup Loverboy to perform in front of a huge crowd of excited dealers that ended up dancing the night away. With regards to upgrades and enhancements announced, 2017 will see all Coast Spas Plug-In The new look digital Patio Spas upgraded to Coast Spas’ spa controls Commercial-Grade Hydro Cyclonic Pressurized Filtration System, which is 83% faster and 20% more efficient than a new look to their entire line of digital spa Skim Filtration System (which was previously controls. Along with these changes, Coast offered on this line). The numerous aesthetic Spas showcased their innovative Lit Waterfall improvements include a newly designed Table that simply clicks into their exclusive Skimmer Filter Grate in both Gunmetal Coast Connect Universal Fitting and gave a and two-toned Gunmetal and Stainless secret preview of other accessories that can Steel for high-end models. Coast Spas also be attached into the same fitting. redesigned and updated their lit diverter handle to reflect modern styling, showcased Coast Spas Manufacturing Inc. a newly engineered equipment-access door +1 604 514 8111 that simply clicks into the spa for rapid and simple removal and reattachment, branded their Hydro Cyclonic Filtration access point on the top of the spa and launched a whole

Suntrap Add Two Spa Lifts To Their Range Suntrap Systems is a long established company with an extensive portfolio of pool access lifts and hoists with a range of models to suit all budgets and applications. The Birmingham based company have recently added two new models to their current range of lifts and hoists – the Spa Ultra and the Spa Elite – which are aimed at the hot tub, spa and above-ground pool market. Fully automatic, the Spa Elite will raise over a wall up to 172 cm high and has a lifting capacity of over 21 stones,

The Spa Elite 27&28_SPN_Apr_17_Hot_Tub_News.indd 27

while the Spa Ultra has a greater lifting capacity of 28.5 stones and will raise over a wall 129 cm high. These lifts complement the models of pool hoists that Suntrap Systems offer in championing access for all. All Suntrap’s lifts are CE certified and manufactured of powder coated stainless steel. Suntrap Systems 0121 428 1155

The Spa Ultra

Two Huge Awards For Aqua Warehouse Group During a recent world seminar in Mexico hosted by MAAX Spas Corporation, Richard Hart Managing Director of Essex based Aqua Warehouse Group was humbled to received two huge international awards as UK distributor of both the L.A. Spas and Vita Spa brands. Richard was first awarded a Double Platinum Award for the outstanding sales achieved during 2016, this was then royally trumped with the award for ‘Worldwide Dealer of the Year’ – an outstanding achievement and no mean feat considering MAAX are the industry’s third largest hot tub manufacturer. Aqua Warehouse Group 01245 477 400

SPN April 2017 27 28/03/2017 09:10

SPN (Swimming Pool News) April 2017  

Informing the pool and spa industry since 1959. Covering the UK's wet leisure market, SPN (Swimming Pool News) is the UK's longest running a...

Read more
Read more
Similar to
Popular now
Just for you