Industry-related Web sites.
Affiliated Acceptance Corp. (AAC) provides billing services for the health club, tanning and martial arts industries. AAC's Web site features details on its Success Track Service Programs, which are developed specifically for clients who want simple, low-cost — yet effective — billing and collection services, according to the company. Information is also available on AAC's payment options (EFT or “mail in”), as well as its front-desk interactive software.
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Abloy's site includes product information links, a company profile, a news and events section, and testimonials from customers. Abloy features a variety of locks for club owners' needs, including cam locks, padlocks, OEM products, vending locks, locker locks, and even pay-phone locks, among others. Web crawlers can also research the operation principles, keying capabilities, and key controls for all of Abloy's products.
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CardioTech International is a leading designer and manufacturer of automatic blood pressure, pulse rate, weight, height and body composition monitoring systems. Its products are used in pharmacies, health clubs, employee wellness centers, schools, military and government facilities, hospitals and many other locations. In business since 1987, Cardiotech has systems worldwide.
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Offering quality floor systems for the fitness/recreation industry, Centaur provides a Web site that includes information on surfaces for weight rooms; cardio areas; aerobic rooms; sports courts; childcare areas; and more. In addition, Centaur offers customers decorative flooring for foyers, offices, etc. A valuable reference tool is also available online: Centaur's “To Do” checklist. This list explains what criteria and conditions must be met before any flooring plans can commence, regardless of what flooring company club owners select.
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Futrex's body-composition analyzers use light to make precise measurements of body chemistries, and as such, no disrobing, voiding, fasting or other testing restrictions are needed for accurate results. This Web site features charts that compare Futrex against other body-measurement methods, as well as scientific breakdowns of the company's technology. Club owners can schedule a visit for a demonstration at their own facilities, as well as read letters from Futrex customers.
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All of Hoist Fitness's strength-training products include a lifetime limited warranty, and include selectorized equipment, pulleys, freeweights and duals. The company's Web site offers purchasing information, a catalog request form, an exercise guide, e-mail list and maintenance schedule, as well as specifications, features and pricing information.
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