Subway has been named the #1 franchise opportunity by Entrepreneur magazine for 11 of the past 15 years, making it a leader in the submarine sandwich category. With more than 17,000 independently owned restaurants in 72 countries, the Subway brand is recognized for serving fresh, great-tasting, made-for-you sandwiches, many of which have six grams of fat or less. The Subway concept offers flexibility in size, location and investment. For nontraditional operators such as those in amusement parks, campgrounds, colleges, park and recreation facilities, and resorts, easy operation and low startup costs of a Subway franchise are a big plus.
Subway Restaurants: 800-888-4848
The Plastic Lumber Company, Inc. offers the Siena Bench, an upscale bench made with a stylish powder-coated cast aluminum framework and recycled-plastic lumber slats. This commercial-grade bench is built to provide years of maintenance-free service. The contemporary curved lines of the framework give the bench a natural sense of style and class. Architecturally designed and constructed to add beauty and style to any setting, the Siena has sleek, ergonomic arm rests and form-fitting back for comfort and stability. The framework comes in black, while the recycled-plastic lumber slats are available in a wide array of UV-stabilized colors.
Plastic Lumber Company, Inc.: 800-886-8990
Zero Adds Up
A new line of intermediate zero-turn mowers from Gravely comes with Kawasaki air-cooled engines ranging from 19-horsepower to 23-horsepower. Deck options include 44-inch, 48-inch, 52-inch and 60-inch cutting widths. Features include a hydraulic deck height control to effortlessly change deck height, shorter frame to fit easier on trailers, and monster tires in back and front. Operating at speeds of up to 10 mph forward, the mowers have a 10-gallon fuel tank. The Gravely Air-FloTM deck design provides maximum airflow to expel clippings quickly. Gravely commercial products are manufactured by Ariens Company, manufacturer of mowers, snow throwers, trimmers and garden tractors.
Gravely, an Ariens Company: 800-472-8359
Bison offers a new line of soccer goals that includes an introductory package. The goals come as aluminum portables or in steel with permanent or semi-permanent mounting. Portables come with rear spreader bars. During introduction, every Bison goal package includes a free high-tenacity net, net attachment kit, net storage bag, safety corner post padding and premium auger-style safety hold downs. Portables also include a transport wheel kit. Five sizes accommodate all ages and levels of competition. Goals are framed with 4-inch square posts, tubing has a 3/4-inch soft edge radius, and goals are finished with a durable, white powdercoat.
Bison Inc.: 800-247-7668
Schelde North America, a world leader in portable competition basketball and volleyball equipment, has joined with Haro Sports of Rosenheim, Germany, to market and distribute Haro's complete line of hardwood sports floor systems throughout North America. Haro Sports manufactures a full range of permanent and portable sports floor systems engineered for specific sports and athletic facilities. Available in oak, beech or Canadian maple, Haro's pre-engineered, modular flooring system employs a multi-layer construction method that reduces swelling and shrinking due to differing temperature and humidity conditions, and it does not require the usual weeks of acclimatizing prior to on-site construction.
Schelde North America: 888-724-3533
Reserve a Table
Carter Grandle's exclusive patterned aluminum tabletop, available in 13 different colors, provides an alternative to glass or acrylic. The design features are computer-generated, giving customers original, detailed cuts with the utmost precision and accuracy. The tabletops provide a smooth surface that is perfect for dining and entertaining.
Carter Grandle Furniture: 800-755-0977
One of the hottest trends in water sports is the waterproof Wetwatch. Offering style and functionality, Wetwatches are great for waterparks, theme parks, resorts and at the beach. Users can keep track of time in style on jet skis, boats or lounging in a neighborhood pool. Thin and weightless for comfort, Wetwatches can be worn on wrist or ankle and helps eliminate tan lines. DryCapsules keep valuables dry and can clip onto bathing suits, shorts, beach totes or lounge chairs. Soft Clipper charms make a statement in seven designs. Wetwatches come in small, medium and large.
Incentive Marketing Group: 800-336-1810
Eucalyptus Steam Bath
Convert your existing steam room into a Eucalyptus Bath. Designed for ease of installation and adjustable for any size environment, the AromaMist Eucalyptus Oil Delivery System will separate you from your competition. Say goodbye to musty steam-room odors and the notion of an unsanitary steam room. Your members will thank you as they breathe easy throughout their day. Features include microprocessor controlled, menu adjustable speed, LCD backlit digital display, LED indicating lights with solid brass injector.
Accurate Industries, Inc.: 800 97STEAM (78326)