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SB 2015 issue 2
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5 Editor’s letter

Active and wellness design

Liz Terry shares her thoughts

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18 Letters


What spas can do to compete with Zeel, the at-home massage website

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20 News


Leonardo DiCaprio’s eco project in Belize; USA firm buys out Japanese onsen operator; €40m expansion for Iceland’s Blue Lagoon

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25 Promotional feature

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30 Initiative

Global Wellness Day

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32 Interview – Kathy Van Ness


The COO at Golden Door tells Katie Barnes how she’s used her background in fashion to reinvent the destination spa

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44 Wellness

In sickness & health

The Urban Zen Integrative Therapy programme by designer Donna Karan helps acutely-ill patients in health and social care settings. Julie Cramer reports

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52 Design

Sense of arrival

Neena Dhillon talks to the spa designers and operators at the new Aman and Ritz-Carlton properties in Japan

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64 Ask an expert

Neuromarketing

Could this field of market research hold the key to finding out what customers really want? Rhianon Howells investigates

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70 Experimental spa

Deep in thought

Sophie Benge visits Vair, an ‘experimental spa’ where treatments use psychosomatic techniques

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76 Spa Attraction

That’s Amore

Korean skincare firm AmorePacific has turned its factory into an award-winning attraction. Jason Holland finds out more

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On the cover: Donna Karan’s Urban Zen Foundation
82 Training

Global Mentorship Pilot Program

A new industry-wide initiative is one of the first to help experienced spa managers to move on in their career

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86 Spa Foresight™

Lonely planet

Loneliness is twice as unhealthy as obesity. What, if anything, can spas do to help tackle the escalating problem?

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90 Mystery shop

Aire Ancient Baths, New York

Going undercover and underground at this trendy bathhouse-style spa

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96 Spa software

Functionality focus – part 2

What spa software modules are the most important and why?

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98 Spa-kit

Product update

Equipment and product launches

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102 Products

Performance driven

Gazelli partners with Britain’s Royal Ballet ahead of its flagship spa launch

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106 Research

Heart warming

Sauna sessions aid cardiovascular health say Finnish scientists

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SB 2015 issue 2
Download PDF
View Turning Pages
Subscribe
Magazine archive
5 Editor’s letter

Active and wellness design

Liz Terry shares her thoughts

View in digital edition
View online
18 Letters


What spas can do to compete with Zeel, the at-home massage website

View in digital edition
View online
20 News


Leonardo DiCaprio’s eco project in Belize; USA firm buys out Japanese onsen operator; €40m expansion for Iceland’s Blue Lagoon

View in digital edition

25 Promotional feature

BC Softwear

Enhancing the spa experience

View in digital edition
View online
30 Initiative

Global Wellness Day

Have you said ‘yes’ yet?

View in digital edition
View online
32 Interview – Kathy Van Ness


The COO at Golden Door tells Katie Barnes how she’s used her background in fashion to reinvent the destination spa

View in digital edition
View online
44 Wellness

In sickness & health

The Urban Zen Integrative Therapy programme by designer Donna Karan helps acutely-ill patients in health and social care settings. Julie Cramer reports

View in digital edition
View online
52 Design

Sense of arrival

Neena Dhillon talks to the spa designers and operators at the new Aman and Ritz-Carlton properties in Japan

View in digital edition
View online
64 Ask an expert

Neuromarketing

Could this field of market research hold the key to finding out what customers really want? Rhianon Howells investigates

View in digital edition
View online
70 Experimental spa

Deep in thought

Sophie Benge visits Vair, an ‘experimental spa’ where treatments use psychosomatic techniques

View in digital edition
View online
76 Spa Attraction

That’s Amore

Korean skincare firm AmorePacific has turned its factory into an award-winning attraction. Jason Holland finds out more

View in digital edition
View online
On the cover: Donna Karan’s Urban Zen Foundation
82 Training

Global Mentorship Pilot Program

A new industry-wide initiative is one of the first to help experienced spa managers to move on in their career

View in digital edition
View online
86 Spa Foresight™

Lonely planet

Loneliness is twice as unhealthy as obesity. What, if anything, can spas do to help tackle the escalating problem?

View in digital edition
View online
90 Mystery shop

Aire Ancient Baths, New York

Going undercover and underground at this trendy bathhouse-style spa

View in digital edition
View online
96 Spa software

Functionality focus – part 2

What spa software modules are the most important and why?

View in digital edition
View online
98 Spa-kit

Product update

Equipment and product launches

View in digital edition
View online
102 Products

Performance driven

Gazelli partners with Britain’s Royal Ballet ahead of its flagship spa launch

View in digital edition
View online
106 Research

Heart warming

Sauna sessions aid cardiovascular health say Finnish scientists

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View online
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ISPA replaces 2021 Conference & Expo with virtual event to inform and inspire
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UK beauty industry makes history after achieving sector-specific government representation
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ResortSuite’s app lets guests control their own wellness itinerary
“The future has always been tech-based, but COVID-19 will drive this trend from a nice-to- have to a must-have,” claims Frank Pitsikalis, founder and CEO of hospitality management software system ResortSuite. [more...]
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