New Product Ideas: October

Gold Medal ProductsSnack Time

Thanks to innovations in technology, your next trip to the ballpark popcorn stand can be even more convenient. Aramark Sports + Entertainment and the Philadelphia Phillies are bringing a popular gameday snack into the hands of more fans with the help of self-serve popcorn vending machines. Gold Medal offers multiple variations of self-serve popcorn machines, including two popper and warmer units.

Gold Medal Products Co.: 800-543-0862

Portable Fun

Mamba GaGaMamba GaGa Ball Pits provide commercial-grade, easily portable, indoor/outdoor fun. Strong rebounding nets provide unobstructed line-of-sight. The sturdy 25-pound wall panels can be assembled in pit sizes from 15 feet to 25 feet to allow for different ages and number of players. One adult can easily assemble a Mamba GaGa pit in less than 5 minutes, and it quickly stores in a 6-by-3-foot space.

Mamba GaGa LLC: 855-626-2242

Adventure Golf & SportsGolf Adventures

What do you do to complement a four-story outdoor Aerial Adventure Tower with 110 unique elements? For Ryze Adventure Park in Maryland Heights, Mo., the answer was to have Adventure Golf & Sports (AGS) design and install an 18-hole, ADA-compliant Modular Advantage® miniature golf course. Unlike concrete built courses, AGS uses flexible, permeable, patented panels to create the look and feel of concrete without the disadvantages.

Adventure Golf & Sports: 888-725-4386

KenallLight It Up

Drawing on decades of experience in the tunnel lighting market, Kenall’s new Ingress Protection rated (IP66) EnviroPro IN9 series luminaires are a long-lasting light solution for caustic environments, including those containing chlorine and salt. Kenall warranties the EnviroPro IN9 series: depending on the material selected, housings are guaranteed for up to 15 years. The luminaires also comply with the Buy American Act, so there are no expensive delays.

Kenall Manufacturing: 262-891-9700

Water OdysseyMisty

Water Odyssey now offers an innovative new water feature product known as Cloud 9™. This new original design creates a cooling cloud of mist using low-water-consuming mister nozzles. Constructed of brass and stainless-steel hardware, this mister mounts flush to any deck or wall surface, and is coated with AquaArmor—a durable, chlorine-, UV- and vandal-resistant coating. This product is both ADA and AS™ compliant.

Water Odyssey: 512-392-1155

High-End Look

RenolitRenolit now offers a new PVC membrane called ALKORPLAN-TOUCH-Origin that gives commercial aquatic facilities a high-end designer look. This textured liner membrane pattern is inspired by nature and imitates the look and feel of granite stone. This timeless design restores pool surfaces using a superior, 80mil thick reinforced membrane. Can be used for new construction or to encapsulate leaking or deteriorated spas and pools.

S.R. SmithFlexible Lift

The multiLift2 (ML2) is a flange-mounted, ADA-compliant pool lift that brings increased performance and flexibility to S.R.Smith’s best-selling flange mount series. The updated structural design adds field-reversible seating and improvements in deck-to-water-level capacity and setback ranges, making it even more versatile on a variety of pool decks. It will also be the first access lift available from S.R.Smith to be available in additional colors.

S.R. Smith: 800-824-4387


Water TechCleanup Time

Water Tech now offers the Volt® 55oLi—a cordless, rechargeable pool robot loaded with innovative features. The Volt 550Li robot provides two different modes in maintaining a cleaning cycle of up to 4 hours or every day up to 30 minutes per day. Programmable cleaning cycles both daily and in weekly intervals. Filters 7,200 gallons of water per hour and uses high-capacity filter bags.

Water Tech: 800-298-8800