ZODIAC LAUNCHES THE FIRST CYCLONIC SCRUBBING SYSTEM IN A SUCTION POOL CLEANER

The Zodiac MX8™ ELITE will be available in early 2016

SAN DIEGO – Jan. 5, 2016 - Innovative automatic pool cleaner and equipment manufacturer Zodiac Pool Systems, Inc. (Zodiac) announces the release of its Zodiac MX8 Elite suction pool cleaner. The MX8 Elite is the first cleaner of its kind to use cyclonic scrubbing action, bringing customers a deeper level of clean with brushes that constantly stay in touch with pool surfaces to spin, scrub and remove fine and stuck-on debris.

The latest addition to the high-performance MX product line, the MX8 Elite delivers cutting-edge features including:

  • All-new cyclonic scrubbing action that works to power away algae and fine, stuck-on debris
  • Aggressive wall climbing capabilities to scrub all pool surfaces, including hard-to-reach tile lines
  • 360-degree programming patterns through maX-Drive navigation
  • Convertible debris inlet for larger debris consumption
  • Wide cleaning path for quicker, more comprehensive coverage
  • Easily removable cyclonic scrubbing brushes
  • Flow regulator valve to ensure optimal performance and longevity
  • Twist-lock hose with a reach of up to 39 feet

"The MX8 Elite continues a tradition of unsurpassed vacuum power our customers have come to expect," said Michelle Kenyon, vice president, marketing at Zodiac Pool Systems. "Its groundbreaking technology allows for an exceedingly thorough clean."

Also available is a Cyclonic Scrubbing Kit that allows MX8 cleaners to feature active scrubbing.

As a Trade Series Exclusive, the MX8 Elite will be sold solely through Zodiac and Polaris® authorized dealers and not available for purchase online.

For more information on the MX8 Elite, visit www.zodiacpoolsystems.com.

About Zodiac Pool Systems, Inc.

Zodiac Pool Systems, Inc., a subsidiary of Zodiac Pool Solutions, is a global leader in swimming pool and spa products and services. The company's comprehensive product lines are marketed under the leading brand names of Zodiac, Polaris, Jandy Pro Series, Nature2®, and Cover-Pools®. Zodiac is the leading provider of premium, innovative pool and spa products and is committed to designing and producing the most energy efficient, earth-friendly pool products and systems available. To learn more about Zodiac, visit www.zodiac.com or call 800-822-7933.

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