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As of press time, the U.S. House of Representatives just passed the Infrastructure Investment & Jobs Act (IIJA) and the legislation is heading to U.S. President Joe Biden’s desk. The $1.2 trillion bill includes $550 billion in new spending, with $55…
Each fall, Water Quality Products (WQP) surveys its audience on important industry issues, ranging from business growth, market drivers, education and more. Most questions remain tried-and-true annually to provide a consistent benchmark, though in 2020…
Editor's Note: Do you know a water treatment dealer who deserves recognition for leadership in the industry, innovative ideas or successful business practices? Nominate them to be featured as a WQP Dealer of the Month here. Self-nominations are accepted…
The water industry has traditionally been cautious and resistant to wholesale changes. With a focus on public health, reliability and stringent regulations, the industry is set up to be conservative in decision making. Water technologies face the dual…
The new 2021 Water Quality Association (WQA) Consumer Opinion Study provides valuable information that dealerships can use to structure their marketing. Kudos to the WQA for continuing to provide this powerful data to members. Solid market survey data is…
Marketing today has been evolving rapidly, especially so in the last 18 months. This calls for a different mindset. This generation has less brand loyalty, and businesses can no longer solely rely on relationships built by the last generation. When you…
More consumers are bringing smart devices into their homes. Understandably, their expectation is that the products will work right out of the box. However, as systems and devices become more complex in the Internet of Things (IoT) ecosystem, it becomes…
The National Ground Water Association’s (NGWA) Groundwater Week 2021 will be held December 14 to 16, 2021, in Nashville. This year’s event marks the first in-person Groundwater Week since 2019, as the event was held virtually in 2020 due to the COVID-19…
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