Business

Don't miss the Country Pool Managers conference

07 March, 2018

The Country Pool Managers Conference is on again, this year being held in the Nambucca RSL Club, Nambucca Heads from 16–18 May.


Sun exposure is a year-round concern

05 March, 2018 by Jared Butt | Supplied by: myosh - HSEQ Management Software

Employers have an obligation to provide a safe workplace, and that extends to ensuring protection from harmful UV rays.


Stay current with SPASA training

28 February, 2018 | Supplied by: SPASA Australia

The SPASA Certification and Accreditation Program and 2018 Training Calendar were launched last year, with a focus on the importance of staying current in an ever-evolving industry.


A little knowledge is a dangerous thing

26 February, 2018 by Dannielle Furness

While the pool and spa industry isn't exactly new, it's still seen as 'emerging' — largely because of the historical lack of formalised education programs and national licensing schemes. Maybe it's time to change that.


Swimming is officially Australia's number one sport

22 February, 2018

New research from Roy Morgan finds that swimming is the number one sport in Australia, in terms of participation rates.


SPASA Australia — HBCF information evening

21 February, 2018 | Supplied by: SPASA Australia

Are you across the reforms to the NSW Home Building Compensation Fund scheme, which commenced on 1 January this year?


Poolwerx recognised in top franchise list

20 February, 2018 | Supplied by: Poolwerx

Poolwerx has been ranked 183 in Entrepreneur magazine's Franchise 500 list, just three years after the pool and spa care company entered the US market.


Remco is hiring — retail and trade sales expert wanted

19 February, 2018 | Supplied by: Remco Australia Pty Ltd

Automated swmming pool products manufacturer Remco is looking for someone to join its head office team. The successful applicant will be responsible for retail sales and trade sales support across the full range of products. 


Sydney Pool Expo a sellout

14 February, 2018 | Supplied by: SPASA Australia

This year's Sydney Pool Spa & Outdoor Living Expo, to be held at Rosehill Gardens from 3–4 March, will be the largest ever held. Indoor and outdoor spaces have been maximised to cater for exhibitors, with many still on a waiting list.


SPASA nominations now open

13 February, 2018 | Supplied by: SPASA Australia

Nominations are now open for the annual 2018 SPASA Awards of Excellence for NSW, Qld and SA.


What the Cape Town water crisis means

07 February, 2018 by Luke Yewen

Pool builder and environmental scientist Luke Yewen gives us his take on the impact of drought to the pool industry.


Rhône Capital seeks to acquire Fluidra

06 February, 2018

Commerce Commission New Zealand (CCNZ) has received a clearance application from New York-based private equity firm Rhône Capital LLC (Rhône) to acquire up to 100% of the shares or assets of Fluidra S.A.


New national commercial manager for Daisy

02 February, 2018 | Supplied by: Daisy Pool Covers

Pool cover and roller specialist Daisy has announced the appointment of Brett Cubit to the role of national commercial manager.


Proposed minimum wage hike could cripple small business

01 February, 2018

The Australian Small Business and Family Enterprise Ombudsman (ASBFEO) says the Labor party's call for a minimum wage rise would cripple small business operators.


End of an era — Keith Andrews to retire

24 January, 2018 | Supplied by: Pool-Water Products Pty Ltd

After 20 years of service, it is with much regret but also warm wishes that Pool-Water Products has announced the retirement of Keith Andrews, effective 8 February 2018.


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