Leslie's Poolmart, Inc. a leading retailer of swimming pool supplies and related products, celebrated the grand opening of two new retail locations this week. Stores are now open in Springfield, Pa., and Oceanside, Calif. In total, Leslie's reports plans to open 48 new stores this year, between March and May. With these new stores and its recent acquisition of 24 Warehouse Pool Supply stores in the Houston area, Leslie's will bring its total store count to more than 800 stores nationwide. Since 2000, the company has been growing steadily, even through the recession. Last year it purchased all retail outlets from Phoenix-based Shasta Pools. Read More