Talking Pools Podcast

Is your business being bullied? What to expect of HASA Orenda.

April 28, 2023 Rudy & Andrea, Swimming Pool Season 3 Episode 280
Talking Pools Podcast
Is your business being bullied? What to expect of HASA Orenda.
Show Notes Transcript

This is the one where Rudy and Andrea talk about business owners that are afraid to stand their ground, what will become of Orenda's controversial chemistry practices now that HASA is at the helm, 

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Rudy: Welcome back, pool enthusiasts, to another exciting episode of Talking Pools! I'm your host, Rudy, and as always, I'm joined by the incredible Andrea.

Andrea: Thanks, Rudy! It's great to be here. Today, we have a special episode lined up for all you service-related small business owners in the pool industry. We'll be diving into the recent acquisition of Orenda Technologies, the renowned enzyme manufacturer, by the west coast liquid chlorine manufacturing giant, HASA. This merger has created quite a buzz in the industry, so we're here to shed some light on what to expect.

Rudy: Absolutely, Andrea. It's an exciting time for the pool industry, and this acquisition brings together two major players in their respective fields. Orenda Technologies has been a pioneer in enzyme-based pool treatments, while HASA is well-known for its high-quality liquid chlorine products. So, let's talk about what this means for service-related small business owners.

Andrea: One of the key things that service-related small business owners need to understand is that this merger will likely result in a more comprehensive product offering. Orenda's enzymes and HASA's liquid chlorine will now be under one roof, providing pool professionals with a one-stop shop for their chemical needs.

Rudy: That's right, Andrea. It's all about convenience and efficiency. Instead of dealing with multiple suppliers, pool service businesses can now streamline their purchasing process by relying on a single provider for enzymes and liquid chlorine. This can save time, money, and logistical headaches.

Andrea: Absolutely, Rudy. And let's not forget about the potential for innovation. With the resources and expertise of HASA behind Orenda Technologies, we can expect to see advancements in enzyme-based pool treatments. This could lead to even more effective and environmentally friendly solutions for maintaining and balancing pool water.

Rudy: Innovation is key in any industry, Andrea, and the pool industry is no exception. The merger between Orenda and HASA opens up opportunities for research and development, allowing for new breakthroughs in pool chemistry. This means service-related small business owners can stay ahead of the curve and offer their customers the latest and greatest in pool maintenance.

Andrea: Absolutely, Rudy. But it's important for pool professionals to stay informed during this transition period. As with any merger or acquisition, there may be changes in branding, product availability, or even customer support. We recommend keeping an eye out for any announcements from HASA or Orenda Technologies to ensure a smooth transition for your business.

Rudy: That's a great point, Andrea. Communication will be key during this transition. Pool professionals should reach out to their suppliers and representatives from Orenda Technologies or HASA to address any concerns or questions they may have. Maintaining strong relationships with suppliers is crucial for the success of service-related small businesses.

Andrea: Absolutely, Rudy. And with that, it's time to wrap up today's episode. We hope we've provided you with some valuable insights into what to expect from the Orenda Technologies acquisition by HASA. As always, we encourage you to stay informed, adapt to industry changes, and continue providing excellent service to your pool-owning customers.

Rudy: That's right, Andrea. Thanks to all of you for tuning in to Talking Pools. We'll be back soon with more exciting discussions and helpful tips for pool professionals. Until then, keep making waves in the pool industry!

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