18 Dec 2014 Spa Business: uniting the world of wellness
 
 
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Spa Manager - Full Time
Salary: Excellent salary & bonus
Location: St Albans, United Kingdom
Company: Sopwell House
Recreation Assistant (Lifeguard)
Salary: Up to £16,962 per annum (40 hours a week pro rata
Location: Tower Hamlets, United Kingdom
Company: GLL
Aztec Manager
Salary: £20,000 - £23,000
Location: Torquay
Company: TLH Leisure Resort
Spa Attendant
Salary: Up to £16,500.00 + benefits
Location: Central London, United Kingdom
Company: Renard Resources
Spa Therapist
Salary: Up to £20K + Bonus
Location: Central London, United Kingdom
Company: Renard Resources
Beauty Manager
Salary: £18k
Location: Staffordshire , United Kingdom
Company: Renard Resources
Spa /Beauty Therapists
Salary: £8 - £10 per hour depending on experience
Location: Berkshire, United Kingdom
Company: Renard Resources
Spa Manager
Salary: £20k+ Bonus
Location: West Midlands, United Kingdom
Company: Renard Resources
Spa Manager
Salary: Competitive Salary, dependent on experience
Location: Gomersal, West Yorkshire, United Kingdom
Company: Gomersal Park Hotel
Spa Manager
Salary: attractive remuneration package
Location: Polis, Paphos, Cyprus
Company: Thanos Hotels Ltd
Leisure Club Supervisor & Senior Spa Supervisor
Location: Shedfield, Southampton
Company: Marriott International
Reality Based Online Spa Management Course
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Location: -
Company: Raison d'Etre

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• Philippe Starck's YOO resort to launch in the Philippines
• JW Marriott Resort Venice updates plans






News headlines
Andrew Gibson outlines industry hot topics at Spameeting Middle East  
Andrew Gibson outlines industry hot topics at Spameeting Middle East

By Helen Andrews

Andrew Gibson, VP of spa and wellness for FRHI Hotels & Resorts, identified several key factors currently affecting the spa industry during a speech at Spameeting Middle East in Abu Dhabi last week. During the twelfth edition of Spameeting – a trade industry event that allows buyers and suppliers to network and .... more>>
Five Four Seasons properties to open in 2015 around the world  
Five Four Seasons properties to open in 2015 around the world

By Helen Andrews

Four Seasons Hotels & Resorts has five new openings planned around the world for 2015 in Hawaii, Morocco, Korea, the Kingdom of Bahrain and Florida. .... more>>

WTS International teams up with hair experts Paul Labrecque  
By Helen Andrews

Global spa and leisure consultancy WTS International has teamed up with luxury hair care brand Paul Labrecque (PLB) to provide customers of spas in five-star destinations with expert hair treatments. While most spa management companies do not have .... more>>
'Everyone needs a daily dose of touch,' says touch doctor  
By Helen Andrews

A cuddling shop has opened in Oregon, US, charging US$60 (€48, £38) for an hour of hugging – highlighting the potential for the spa industry to cash in on .... more>>
Westin Turtle Bay Resort & Spa launches in Mauritius  
By Helen Andrews

Starwood’s Westin Turtle Bay Resort & Spa has opened in the historic Turtle Bay of Balaclava on the north west coast of Mauritius in the Indian Ocean. .... more>>
Early bed time reduces negative thoughts: study  
By Helen Andrews

People who sleep for short periods of time and go to bed very late at night are often overwhelmed with more negative thoughts than those who keep more regular .... more>>
Slovenia appoints spa resort manager as economy minister  
By Helen Andrews

Slovenia has appointed a national thermal spa resort manager Zdravko Pocivalsek as its economy minister after his predecessor resigned over allegations of fraud .... more>>
Nikki Beach Hotels & Resorts to open first property in the Middle East  
By Helen Andrews

Nikki Beach Hotels & Resorts, a division of Nikki Beach Worldwide, plans to open its first Middle Eastern property in Dubai, .... more>>
Botox could help stroke patients regain movement in paralysed limbs  
By Helen Andrews

Botox injections and extensive physiotherapy are being trialled to overcome paralysis of the arm in victims who have suffered a stroke. Researchers from La .... more>>
Bannatyne finance director arrested – accused of multi-million pound fraud  
By Liz Terry

The Bannatyne Group's director of finance, Christopher Watson, has been arrested by Durham Police on suspicion of fraud. He sits on the company's main board. Durham Police have made a short statement, saying: "We confirm a 45-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of a multi-million pound fraud on a Darlington-based .... more>>
Obesity cuts lives short by ‘up to 8 years’  
By Helen Andrews

Being severely obese can cut a person’s life short by up to eight years and cause decades of ill health, according to a study carried out by researchers from .... more>>
Bulgarian tourism chief decries balneotherapy shortcomings  
By Helen Andrews

Rumen Draganov, director of the Bulgarian Institute for Tourism Analyses and Assessments, has recently lamented the poor use of the country’s mineral water springs, noting the country should .... more>>
Country club and spa project for 20,000-acre UK site gets green light  
By Helen Andrews

A planning application by Swinton Park for a 2,700sq m (29,063sq ft) country club and spa extension in North Yorkshire, UK, has been approved. The £5.5m (US$8.6m, €7m) project at the .... more>>
Hyatt acquires full ownership of Hyatt Regency Lost Pines Resort and Spa  
By Helen Andrews

Hyatt Hotels Corporation has announced that a Hyatt affiliate has acquired its partners’ 92 per cent interest in the 291-bedroom Hyatt Regency Lost Pines Resort and Spa in Austin/Bastrop, .... more>>
Kona Kai Resort's new SpaTerre features boutique selling 18 luxury brands  
By Helen Andrews

Noble House Hotels & Resorts has unveiled a SpaTerre – the group’s signature spa brand – at the oceanfront Kona Kai Resort .... more>>

Features
ESPA

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At 21, ESPA is a veteran of the global spa industry, but it’s still leading the way. Founder and CEO Sue Harmsworth explains how


News:

Carvajal leaves WTS for Delos; youth hostel spa opens in Switzerland; and US lawsuit against corporate wellness
Bright future

Summit review:
Bright future


Katie Barnes shares her highlights from the 2014 Global Spa & Wellness Summit held in Marrakech, Morocco
Wearable technology

Wellness:
Wearable technology


The latest wellness wearables for your spa, including devices by Google, Apple and Ralph Lauren
Jim Spear

Interview:
Jim Spear


The man behind a sustainable tourism enterprise in rural China
Spa kit

Product news:
Spa kit


Equipment and product launches
Fast action

Research:
Fast action


Scientists have discovered that fasting can reboot the immune system and help with healthy ageing
Russia

Everyone’s talking about:
Russia


Jak Phillips gives a SWOT analysis of the Russian spa industry and gets insights from operators and consultants working in the sector


Spa Foresight™:

Trends, technologies and strategies which will shape the future of the global spa and wellness industry
Nailcare

Product focus:
Nailcare


A round-up of nailcare companies and what they have to offer spas
Wellness surge breaks the Catch 22

Editor’s letter:
Wellness surge breaks the Catch 22


Liz Terry shares her thoughts
Spa product news

Sensible software solution launched by TAC

Sensible software solution launched by TAC

FROM SPA-KIT.NET

Providing a solution for any screen – whether a smartphone, tablet or desktop computer – software vendor TAC (The Assistant Company) has launched its latest product.
 
Custom CD package introduced to spas for retail

Custom CD package introduced to spas for retail

FROM SPA-KIT.NET

Private Label Music (PLM) is now offering an eco-friendly CD package to spas who want custom CDs to retail to guests.
 
Successful launch for Life Regimen wellness programme at Armathwaite Hall

Successful launch for Life Regimen wellness programme at Armathwaite Hall

FROM SPA-KIT.NET

A daily life plan for wellness that launched over the summer at a Lake District hotel and spa has had a “real impact on lifestyle change” for members.
Beauty product news

Comfort Zone event offers unique experience

Comfort Zone event offers unique experience

FROM BEAUTY-KIT.NET

A range of speakers, from philosopher Alberto Peretti to neuroscientist Claudia Aguirre, joined more than 400 guests at Comfort Zone’s recent ‘Experience Tour’.
 
Niance products and treatments launched at Kempinski Hotel Bahi?a

Niance products and treatments launched at Kempinski Hotel Bahi?a

FROM BEAUTY-KIT.NET

Kempinski Hotel Bahi?a, located along the Costa del Sol in Andalucia, is now offering Niance’s product line and luxury treatments to guests.
 
Combat signs of ageing with Resultime’s latest

Combat signs of ageing with Resultime’s latest

FROM BEAUTY-KIT.NET

Launching in January 2015, Resultime’s ‘Anti-Ageing Mattifying Fluid’ works to combat visible signs of ageing.
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Company profile
Karma Spa Pte Ltd

The Karma Royal Group of companies – established in 1993 – develops luxury holiday lifestyle resorts in some of the most beautiful and desired places in the world.

Karma Spa creates wellness spas for hotels, resorts and residences. Its franchise, consultancy and development solutions comprise business development opportunities, unique treatments and bespoke retail, as well as the creation of private-label spas.
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Insightful and inspiring Forum HOTel&SPA heads to Paris in 2015

A prestigious, dedicated networking day for leading spa professionals, the eighth Forum HOTel&SPA will be held on 28 May 2015 at the fittingly luxurious Four Seasons George V in Paris.
  Insightful and inspiring Forum HOTel&SPA heads to Paris in 2015
Biggest ever UK Pool & Spa Expo a not-to-be-missed event for wet leisure industry

UK Pool & Spa Expo 2015 will be taking place between 22-24 January in Hall 10 at The NEC, Birmingham.
  Biggest ever UK Pool & Spa Expo a not-to-be-missed event for wet leisure industry

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