More stories about Phoenix-Mesa-Scottsdale, AZ

  • Pool and Spa Manufacturers Sponsor New Sales Training

    Seven companies in the pool and spa market have joined forces to sponsor a series of sales training seminars. Paramount Pool & Spa Systems, Pebble Tec International, Pentair Aquatic Systems, Pool Cover Specialists, PoolCorp, Structure Studios and Wet Edge Technologies together are sponsoring the...

  • Product Showcase Award Winners: Int’l Pool | Spa | Patio Expo

    From a selection of more than 96 products displayed in the Product Showcase at the 2012 International Pool | Spa | Patio Expo [PSP], a panel of industry experts awarded “Best New Product” and “Best Green Product” to first, second and third place winners.

  • Paddock Denies Closing Construction

    One of the oldest and largest pool companies in the nation is denying that it has closed a major part of its operations.

  • Phoenix Pool and Spa Retailers Hit by Scam

    Several Phoenix-area pool and spa retailers were the victims of a gift-card scam and have changed certain policies in response.

  • Putting On a Show

    At 20 years old, Steve Barnes couldn’t have known that a supposedly casual activity would develop into a lifelong passion.

  • New Group Battles for MAP Enforcement

    A group of Arizona dealers lobbying for stricter enforcement of minimum advertised pricing policies has ramped up the fight.

  • Numbers to Watch

    Turn on any news channel, and you won’t be able to avoid the barrage of economic indicators

  • Grass-Roots Efforts Fail to Repeal Arizona Pump Law

    Grass-roots attempts to repeal a controversial energy law have failed to produce a conclusive vote in Arizona’s state legislature, leaving the measure on the books for now.

  • Palm Pilot

    Thirteen years ago, Eloy Sherlock and his partner, Bernard Zimring, sealed a deal for their pool-building firm by signing a contract on a paper napkin.

  • Arizona Dealers Push MAP Enforcement

    A group of pool and spa retailers, service technicians and builders in Arizona are banding together to call out manufacturers who fail to enforce their minimum advertised prices (MAP) online.