• Tips for Shopping the Trade Show Floor

    by Merry Wise November 2012

    The national show is upon us, and once again, those of us who have prowled the aisles of numerous trade shows will be checking out the cool new stuff for pools and spas! Besides comfy shoes, you might want to go armed with some ideas to make the most of your time at the show and discover something great to make your business even better this year.

    First of all, when I attend a trade show, I like to look over the map of booths and write down the ones I don't want to miss and set them...

  • Back to the Big Easy: PSP Moves to New Orleans

    by Barrett Kilmer October 2012

    map section showing New Orleans area
    Pool and spa pros return to New Orleans. Can they tap into the city’s comeback mojo?(photo credit: Pawel Gaul |

    After four consecutive years at Mandalay Bay, the International Pool | Spa | Patio Expo will leave Las Vegas for New Orleans, a city that last played host to the show nearly a decade