Based in St. Charles, Illinois, Blue Wave is a leading niche distributor of above-ground swimming pools, pool accessories and other products to internet dealers and the internet channels of large national retailers. Blue Wave serves as a one-stop shop offering more than 6,000 wholesale recreational products, including both national brands and Blue Wave branded products. Its primary products include pools, automatic cleaners, steps and ladders, winter products, games, saunas and others. The Company specializes in the inventory management of large, bulky products, direct-to-consumer fulfillment, product sourcing, and marketing services on behalf of its customers. River Capital and Management acquired Blue Wave in 2012.