“2017 Favorite” and “2018 Novelty of the Year”, as well as “Supplier of the Year” Awards


19th ACPQ EXCELLENCE GALA HELD NOVEMBER 16, 2017

THE BUSINESSES AND THEIR WINNING PRODUCTS ARE:


The “2017 Favorite Product” is La Marche Royale II / The Royal Entrance II (pour piscine hors terre / for above-ground pool) by
LUMI-O | INNOVAPLAS (216).

The other favorite products presented at the « 2017 Favorites » booth, and for which visitors voted during the 25th Splash Show held on November 16, are

BE WELL CANADA SPA – DIVISION DE PISCINE OKÉANOS QUÉBEC (175) : Spa 0565

BIOLAB CANADA (252) : Pool Opening Complete™ (produit d’entretien multifonctions pour ouverture de piscine / multifonctional product for pool opening)

LUMI-O | INNOVAPLAS (216) : Innovalite (lumière solaire DEL pour marches de piscine hors terre / Solar-powered Led Light for above-ground pool)

PENTAIR AQUATIC SYSTEMS (190) : SuperMax VS (pompe à vitesse variable / variable speed pump)

RBF INTERNATIONAL (140) : MIST Onyx (traitement choc écologique / environmentally friendly shock treatment)


The “2018 Novelty of the Year” is Spa Complete – SpaGuard (produit d’entretien pour spa, formule 3 en 1 / spa maintenance product, 3-in-1 formula) by 
BIOGUARD (252).

The other novelty products presented at the « 2018 Novelty of the Year » booth, and for which visitors voted during the 25th Splash Show held on November 16, are

AQUAFAB – PRODUITS DE PISCINES POOLS PRODUCTS (128) : Zen déversant – Piscines Urbania (spa en fibre de verre / fiberglass spa)

HAYWARD POOL PRODUCTS CANADA (156) : SwimPro (thermopompe à vitesse variable / variable speed heat pump)

LUMI-O | INNOVAPLAS (216) : Innovalite (lumière solaire DEL murale / Solar Led Pool Wall Light)

PENTAIR AQUATIC SYSTEMS (190) : iChlore (générateur de chlore / salt chlorine generator)

PENTAIR AQUATIC SYSTEMS (190) : IntelliFlo Pump VSF 011056 (pompe à vitesse et débit variables / variable speed and flow pump)

PENTAIR AQUATIC SYSTEMS (190) : Lil Rebel (nettoyeur automatique pour piscine / automatic pool cleaner)

PENTAIR AQUATIC SYSTEMS (190) : UltraTemp ETi Heater (chauffe-piscine hybride / hybrid pool heater)

SANI MARC – PISCINE ET SPA – POOL AND SPA (220) : Alg Go (algicide 3 en 1 / 3-in-1 algaecide)


Finally, the “2017 Supplier of the Year” is the company BioGuard Canada.


The winning businesses and products were announced during the 19th Excellence Gala held on November 16, 2017. Remember that visitors of the 25th Splash Show, also held on November 16, were invited to vote for their favourite product of the year, for the novelty product (promising product) of 2018, as well as for the 2017 Supplier of the Year. A sincere thanks to all exhibitors and visitors for their participation in the contest!

To see the picture album of the Award ceremony, CLICK HERE.
To see the press release, CLICK HERE.

 



CALL FOR APPLICATIONS

Contest reserved exclusively for exhibitors at the 25th Splash ShowDo you have a product that has been a bestseller in 2017 (or that has experienced significant growth during the past two years)? Or do you have a product that will hit the market in 2018, and which will be new in Québec? If you can answer yes to one of these questions, we invite you to submit your application, by Wednesday, November 1st, 2017, to the “2017 Favourite” and “2018 Novelty of the Year”. The nomination form can be found at the bottom of this web page. The winners for those awards and the “Supplier of the Year” award will be unveiled during the gala evening, at the Sheraton Laval, November 16, 2017. Specify that visitors to the 25th Salon Splash will be invited to vote, November 16, at the ACPQ booth (at Place Forzani, Laval)!

 


 

18th ACPQ EXCELLENCE GALA HELD NOVEMBER 23, 2016

THE BUSINESSES AND THEIR WINNING PRODUCTS ARE:


The “2016 Favorite Product” is BioGuard® Pool Complete™ (produit multifonctionnel / multi-functional product) by BIOGUARD (310).

The other favorite products presented at the « 2016 Favorites » booth, and for which visitors voted during the 24th Splash Show held on November 23, are

AQUAFAB – PRODUITS DE PISCINES – POOLS PRODUCTS (210) : Pool Bladder par Kayden Manufacturing

AQUAM SPÉCIALISTE AQUATIQUE – AQUATIC SPECIALIST (315) : Ceinture d’entraînement 2,4 mètres / Training Belt 2.4 meters

CCEI – INNOVATIVE POOL PRODUCTS (203) : Plug-in-Pool (transmission d’énergie électrique sans fil par induction / IPT Inductive Power Transfer)

CENTRAL SPA & POOL SUPPLY (115) : Venturi Return Fitting / Retour Venturi

CENTRAL SPA & POOL SUPPLY (115) : Cartouche filtrante Octeau / Octeau Filter Carthridge

CENTRAL SPA & POOL SUPPLY (115) : Cover Handler (levier pour couvercle de spa)

ÉQUIPEMENTS DE PISCINE CARVIN – POOL EQUIPMENT (109) : Shark-O-Dile

HAYWARD POOL PRODUCTS CANADA (204) : OmniLogic (système d’automatisation / Automation System)

POOL BEAN BAG (511) : Matelas flottant Oasis / Oasis floating mattress

RBF INTERNATIONAL (413) : UV Light (système de désinfection écologique) / (an ecological disinfection system)


The “2017 Novelty of the Year” is
La Marche Royale II / The Royal Entrance II (pour piscine hors terre / for above-ground pool) by LUMI-O | INNOVAPLAS (504).

The other novelty products presented at the « 2017 Novelty of the Year » booth, and for which visitors voted during the 24th Splash Show held on November 23, are

BIOGUARD (302) : Pool Opening Complete™ de BioGuard® (pour ouverture de piscine / for pool opening)

ÉQUIPEMENTS DE PISCINE CARVIN – POOL EQUIPMENT (109) : ORKA (pompe pour piscine creusée) / ORKA (inground pool pump)

HAYWARD POOL PRODUCTS CANADA (204) : Thermopompe HP65BEE / Heat pump HP65BEE

HAYWARD POOL PRODUCTS CANADA (204) : TriStar VS 900 (pool pump) / (Pompe pour piscine)

LUMI-O | INNOVAPLAS (504) : Innovalite (lumière DEL solaire pour piscine hors terre/ (Solar-powered Led Light for above-ground pool)

POOL BEAN BAG (511) : Matelas sofa flottant Pool Bean Bag / Floating sofa mattress Pool Bean Bag

WATERCO CANADA (305) : Cristaux de minéraux de Waterco (sel de magnésium) / Waterco’s Mineral Crystals (magnesium salt)

WATKINS WELLNESS CORPORATION (508) : ACE®Système de désinfection par eau salée (pour spa) / ACE Salt Water Sanitizing System® (for spa)


Finally, the “2016 Supplier of the Year” is the company Sani Marc.

The winning businesses and products were announced during the Excellence Gala held on November 23, 2016. Remember that visitors of the 24th Splash Show, also held on November 23, were invited to vote for their favourite product of the year, for the novelty product (promising product) of 2017, as well as for the 2016 Supplier of the Year. A sincere thanks to all exhibitors and visitors for their participation in the contest!

To see the picture album of the Awards ceremony, CLICK HERE. To see the press release, CLICK HERE.


 

  • 1. To be eligible for the contest in the "2017 Favourites" category, the product must have been a bestseller during that year (or experienced significant growth over the past two years).
  • 2. To be eligible in the contest in the "2018 Novelty of the Year" category, the product has to be new (to be a product that never existed in a current category) and that will be on sale only in 2018. It represents a completely new concept for the province of Quebec. For example: a creation, an invention.

  •   2017 Favourite Product
      New Product for 2018



  • You must send us at least one picture of your product at this email: info@acpq. The picture must be in JPEG or PDF.
  • Wednesday, November 1st, 2017 - Any call for applications Favourites and Novelties Products received after that date will not be evaluated.

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