Each year the Product Showcase is eagerly anticipated at the International Pool | Spa | Patio Expo, and this year’s event in Las Vegas was no exception. This is where merchandise is introduced to the pool and spa industry. A panel of judges subsequently examines the entries and bestows first, second and third place ribbons. Following is a listing of the 2015 top products in two categories – New and Green – along with the runners-up.
First Place: ConnectedYard’s pHin
This wireless device floats in the pool 24/7, monitoring pH, ORP, total alkalinity, total hardness and cyanuric acid levels, sending readings to the homeowners via a mobile app. They can receive pre-measured, soluble chemical pods for exact dosage.
Second Place: H2flow Controls’ FlowVis-L Flow Meter The new FlowVis-L for 3-inch and 4-inch pipes features the same incredible accuracy and reliability as smaller models, according to the firm.
Third Place: King Technology’s @ease Floating Sanitizing System FROG’s breakthrough SmartChlor Technology offers the first self-regulating hot tub water care system, states the company.
First Place: AquaStar Pool Products’ FlowStar Standard Skimmer with Ozone
This product includes the FlowStar standard skimmer with water stop face, float assembly, basket, lid, adjustable collar and ozone attachment.
Second Place: Kona Lab’s LevelSmart Wireless Auto-Fill System This wireless auto fill system is designed for pools, spas, waterfeatures and ponds.
Third Place: CG Air Systemes’ Vibro.Sonic System The company calls its Vibro.Sonic System “the next generation of massage system.”