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SB 2014 issue 4
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7 Editor’s letter

Wellness surge breaks the Catch 22

Liz Terry shares her thoughts

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20 Letters


Should there be consequences when therapists don’t reach retail targets?

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22 News


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

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29 Advertisement promotion

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30 Spa Foresight™


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

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40 Interview

Steve Jeisman

The group director of spas and development at Alila talks to Katie Barnes about leading the way in spa innovation and about new investment from US firm Geolo Capital

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50 Ask an expert

Fasting

What makes a successful fasting programme and how can spas offer them safely? Julie Cramer investigates

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ESPA

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

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58 Therapy

Mineral matters

Sophie Benge focuses on water and mud therapies in the last of her series on wellness in central and eastern Europe

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68 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

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76 Interview

Jim Spear

The man behind a sustainable tourism enterprise in rural China

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On the cover: Sophie Benge & Alla Sokolova hunt out powerful natural therapies across Europe
80 Glacial Spa

Tribal gathering

Wellness and adventure tourism is a key focus for Ng?i Tahu, one of the richest Maori tribes in New Zealand. Jennifer Harbottle finds out more

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88 Summit review

Bright future

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

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94 Research

Strength in numbers

The worldwide spa industry has grown 56 per cent since 2007 and is part of a US$3.4tn cluster according to the 2014 Global Spa & Wellness Economy Monitor report. Ophelia Yeung reveals more

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98 Wellness

Wearable technology

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

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102 Spa software

Operator case studies – part 4

Business owners tell us how they’re making spa software work for them

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106 Product focus

Nailcare

A round-up of nailcare companies and what they have to offer spas

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110 Product news

Spa kit

Equipment and product launches

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116 Research

Fast action

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

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SB 2014 issue 4
Download PDF
View Turning Pages
Subscribe
Magazine archive
7 Editor’s letter

Wellness surge breaks the Catch 22

Liz Terry shares her thoughts

View in digital edition
View online
20 Letters


Should there be consequences when therapists don’t reach retail targets?

View in digital edition
View online
22 News


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

View in digital edition

29 Advertisement promotion

Matrix Fitness

Matrix Fitness has supplied a full range of products for a newly-refurbished gym at a premier Oxfordshire venue

View in digital edition
View online
30 Spa Foresight™


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

View in digital edition
View online
40 Interview

Steve Jeisman

The group director of spas and development at Alila talks to Katie Barnes about leading the way in spa innovation and about new investment from US firm Geolo Capital

View in digital edition
View online
50 Ask an expert

Fasting

What makes a successful fasting programme and how can spas offer them safely? Julie Cramer investigates

View in digital edition
View online
54 Advertisement promotion

ESPA

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

View in digital edition
View online
58 Therapy

Mineral matters

Sophie Benge focuses on water and mud therapies in the last of her series on wellness in central and eastern Europe

View in digital edition
View online
68 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

View in digital edition
View online
76 Interview

Jim Spear

The man behind a sustainable tourism enterprise in rural China

View in digital edition
View online
On the cover: Sophie Benge & Alla Sokolova hunt out powerful natural therapies across Europe
80 Glacial Spa

Tribal gathering

Wellness and adventure tourism is a key focus for Ng?i Tahu, one of the richest Maori tribes in New Zealand. Jennifer Harbottle finds out more

View in digital edition
View online
88 Summit review

Bright future

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

View in digital edition
View online
94 Research

Strength in numbers

The worldwide spa industry has grown 56 per cent since 2007 and is part of a US$3.4tn cluster according to the 2014 Global Spa & Wellness Economy Monitor report. Ophelia Yeung reveals more

View in digital edition
View online
98 Wellness

Wearable technology

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

View in digital edition
View online
102 Spa software

Operator case studies – part 4

Business owners tell us how they’re making spa software work for them

View in digital edition
View online
106 Product focus

Nailcare

A round-up of nailcare companies and what they have to offer spas

View in digital edition
View online
110 Product news

Spa kit

Equipment and product launches

View in digital edition
View online
116 Research

Fast action

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

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View online
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Accor’s global VP of wellbeing, Emlyn Brown, believes COVID-19 has provided a platform for hotel spas in city locations to leverage the local market and become a crucial revenue driver.
ISPA launches new members-only virtual education series hosted by Patrick Huey
ISPA has revealed it will host a new virtual education series, called Shine On, featuring leading industry voices sharing their insights on a range of subjects critical to the industry’s present and future.
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Frontline Summit 2020: 'The world’s largest gathering of people-powered businesses'
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Largest ever global touch study reveals 54 per cent of people feel touch-hungry
In a COVID-19 era, human touch and physical connection are being restricted like never before, but results from the world’s largest global touch study show that 54 per cent of people felt they had too little touch in their lives, even before the pandemic.
ISM Spa launches new spa concept with signature journey inspired by the five elements
Spa management company, ISM Spa, has introduced a new spa and wellness concept named R+R Wellness, at the Grand Hyatt Nashville.
Little Kulala to launch holistic desert retreat in the Namib Desert wilderness reserve
Currently undergoing a thorough refurbishment, Little Kulala, Wilderness Safaris’ acclaimed desert retreat in Namibia’s Sossusvlei area, is creating a new holistic health and wellness retreat in the heart of the private Kulala Wilderness Reserve.
Extensive new medi-wellness resort, RAKxa, will offer complete blueprint of health in Bangkok’s ‘Green Lung’
RAKxa, a new fully integrative wellness and medical retreat will open in Thailand in December 2020, as a result of a three-way partnership between Thai-based M.K. Real Estate Development, VitalLife Scientific Wellness Clinic and Minor Hotels Group, which will manage the resort.
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In 2004, Shogoro Uemura, CEO of Iyashi Dôme, was inspired by his father’s work to create a new treatment protocol based on the Japanese tradition of sand bathing. [more...]

Inaugural Medical Wellness Congress scheduled for January 2021
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Thalion offers face, body, men and thalasso products and protocols, together with a full range of sp [more...]
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25-26 Oct 2020

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