FAQs

What is POOLCORP?

POOLCORP is the world’s largest wholesale distributor of swimming pool and related backyard products. With sales centers located throughout North America and Europe, the company provides over 160,000 brand name and private label products to roughly 80,000 wholesale customers.

What types of businesses does POOLCORP count among its customers?

POOLCORP’s sales centers in North America and Europe are focused on selling directly to wholesale customers and local merchants (pool builders, pool servicers and retail stores).

Where is POOLCORP located?

POOLCORP has hundreds of strategic locations throughout the United States, Canada, Europe and Mexico, all operating under one of three major POOLCORP subsidiaries – SCP Distributors, LLC (U.S., Canadian and European divisions), Superior Pool Products, LLC and Horizon Distributors Inc. Corporate headquarters is based in Covington, La.

What does POOLCORP sell?

POOLCORP distributes a wide-range of swimming pool and related backyard living products through its numerous sales centers. There are more than 160,000 brand name and private label products in the POOLCORP inventory, which includes everything from chemicals to cleaners, filters, heaters, pumps, lights, spas, landscape lighting, commercial and residential irrigation, construction products, packaged pool kits (walls, liners, bracing and other materials), fencing, outdoor grills and accessories.

What other companies are included under the POOLCORP umbrella?

POOLCORP operates wholesale sales centers under three networks: SCP Distributors LLC, Superior Pool Products LLC and Horizon Distributors Inc.

How can I get a job with POOLCORP?

Application for jobs within the POOLCORP network can be made through this Web site in the Jobs & Careers section (use the link at the top of the page). There is a “job search” option within this section.

Do you offer any on-the-job training for employees? 

As its No. 1 corporate resource, POOLCORP’s employees are offered a wide range of career advancement and training opportunities. See the Jobs & Careers section for more details.

What brand names does POOLCORP distribute?

POOLCORP has an extensive roster of brand name products that includes some of the biggest names in outdoor living. The company has also developed several private label brands, including Garden Leisure® spa series, Chlorplex®, Clear Choice™, Clear Choice Gold®, Clor Save®, Cool Covers®, Distinctive Living®, Dream Line® pumps, Elysian Pools® , E-Z CLOR® pool care products, Frontier Pools™, Funshine® toys, Garden Leisure® above ground pools, Heldor® Classic Edition swimming pools, OutBack™ above ground pools, Pool Logic® pool care products, Pool Season® pool care products, POOLSTYLE® maintenance equipment and accessories, Prestige® swimming pools, Pure Shock®, Pyramid® tile & deck pavers, Radiant® pools, Regal® pool care products, Regatta®, Revolution® swimming pools, Seablue® swimming pools, Shock-It®, Signature Pools™ , Sterling Pools®, Super Pro® genuine replacement parts, The Elite Pool®, Tranquility® pools, Ultimate Swimming Pools®, Weatherking Swimming Pools™ and Windsor®.

How long has POOLCORP been in business?

POOLCORP was incorporated in the state of Delaware in 1993 under the name SCP Holding Corp. In 1995, it changed its name to SCP Pool Corp. and on May 16, 2006, the name was changed to Pool Corp. (POOLCORP).

Can I own a POOLCORP franchise/sales center?

No. POOLCORP operates through a series of distribution locations that service wholesale customers. All POOLCORP sales centers are owned by POOLCORP and operated by POOLCORP personnel trained to work with POOLCORP products.

How do I acquire POOLCORP merchandise to sell through my retail store?

Merchandise is available through any of the POOLCORP sales centers. Use the sales centers locator on this Web site to locate the sales center nearest you. POOLCORP also offers a number of marketing programs to assist in the acquisition and promotion of its product lines.

How can I contact POOLCORP for more information?

Contact information on POOLCORP and its family of companies can be located in the “Contact Us” section – listed at the top of every page on this Web site. Several departments and divisions are listed to ensure the most appropriate contact for your specific question.

Where can I find local store hours?

Sales center hours may differ by region, so the best way to get accurate information is to contact your local sales center directly. Use the sales centers locator to find the sales center nearest you based on zip code – phone and fax numbers are included with the location listings.

Where can I find my local store?

All POOLCORP stores – including all three distribution networks (SCP, Superior and Horizon) are included in the sales centers locator on this Web site.

Do you have a privacy policy for online usage?

Yes. The privacy policy is located at the bottom of each page of this Web site.

Who serves on POOLCORP’s board of directors?

A complete listing of the POOLCORP board of directors is available in the investor relations portion of the Web site.

Who are the top executive officers for POOLCORP?

A complete listing of POOLCORP’s executive officers as well as a brief biography of each is available on the investor relations portion of the Web site.