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SB 2015 issue 3
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7 Editor’s letter

It’s like Uber, but for massage

Liz Terry shares her thoughts

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20 Letters


Investors better placed to make profits in spas than operators, says Roger Allen

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22 News


APSWC to wind down; refresh for Hilton’s Eforea spa brand; 100-person sauna opens in Norway; and first-ever Chanel spa to launch in Paris

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32 News report

LivNordic

Raison d’Etre signs a deal with Viking Cruise Lines for its LivNordic spa brand

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36 Trends

Spa Foresight™ 2015

The team behind Spa Business share their insights on what the world of wellness will look like in the future

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46 Interview – Craig Cogut


The founding partner of Six Senses’ investment firm Pegasus Capital Advisors reveals his vision for the spa operator. Rhianon Howells reports

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54 Promotional feature

RKF Linen

Founder and CEO Riadh Bouaziz talks about the development of the linen company’s revolutionary new Dreamsoft product and its uptake in leading hotels and spas worldwide

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56 Thought Leaders

Expert predictions

Thought leaders from around the world, working in different industry sectors, talk about spa trends, challenges and growth opportunities

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62 Promotional feature

Independent Hotel Show

The Business Event for Luxury and Boutique Hotels

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64 Research

Points of view

ISPA gauges the public’s opinion of spas in the US, Canada, the UK and Australia. Colin McIlheney reports

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68 Promotional feature

Anne Semonin

Anne Semonin’s pioneering, personal approach is perfect for helping spas turn a profit

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70 Everyone’s talking about

Massage-on-demand

Are the likes of Zeel and Soothe redefining the spa industry? Matthew Brennan investigates

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74 Promotional feature

Thalgo

After 50 successful years in the professional spa and beauty industry, the Thalgo brand is as strong and as innovative as ever

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76 Wellness tourism

Something in the air

Terry Stevens visits Croatia’s Island of Vitality to find out how wellness tourism is driving development

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On the cover: Township Yogi Project, South Africa ©Peter Matthews Pictures
80 Resort Spa

Team talk

Employee satisfaction at Kempinski The Spa in Gozo, Malta

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84 Promotional feature

Clarins

A World Leader in Spa and Skincare

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88 Training

Healing hands

Neena Dhillon talks to the grandson of the founder of shiatsu therapy about broadening its reach outside Japan

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94 Wellness

Township Yogi

A special project which uses yoga to spread peace in South Africa

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102 Fitness

Walk on the wild side

A new breed of functional fitness is inspired by the animal kingdom

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107 Spa software

Functionality focus – part 3

A close up on spa software modules

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110 Promotional feature

ManageMySpa

CEO Sudheer Koneru explains how a move from enterprise technology into spa software resulted in the creation of a powerful system

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112 Supplier news

House of Elemis

The British-based skincare brand unveils its new flagship spa

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115 Products

Something big’s brewing

Japan’s Rice Force to grow globally

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117 Spa-kit

Product update

Equipment and product launches

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124 Research

The right dose

Two studies focus on fitness guidelines

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FEATURED SUPPLIERS

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...]

SPATEX Virtual – coming soon to a screen near you!
With live exhibitions cancelled for the immediate future, SPATEX is making its global virtual debut from 2 - 4 February. [more...]
COMPANY PROFILES
Dröm UK Ltd

Dröm UK specialises in the design and installation of luxury, bespoke spa and thermal wellbeing area [more...]
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CATALOGUE GALLERY
 

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VIDEO GALLERY

BC Softwear Product Demonstration Pure Spa Linen & Energy saving SupremeSoft Towels
BC Softwear introduces the new Pure Spa Linen cotton sheets, duvet covers and pillow cases especially designed for luxury spas. The SupremeSoft range offers incredible energy saving over traditional towelling with a cashmere soft feel. Find out more...
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Beauty West Africa

Landmark Centre, Lagos, Nigeria
02-04 Feb 2021

Spatex 2021

Ericsson Exhibition Hall, Ricoh Arena, Coventry, United Kingdom
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SB 2015 issue 3
Download PDF
View Turning Pages
Subscribe
Magazine archive
7 Editor’s letter

It’s like Uber, but for massage

Liz Terry shares her thoughts

View in digital edition

20 Letters


Investors better placed to make profits in spas than operators, says Roger Allen

View in digital edition
View online
22 News


APSWC to wind down; refresh for Hilton’s Eforea spa brand; 100-person sauna opens in Norway; and first-ever Chanel spa to launch in Paris

View in digital edition

32 News report

LivNordic

Raison d’Etre signs a deal with Viking Cruise Lines for its LivNordic spa brand

View in digital edition
View online
36 Trends

Spa Foresight™ 2015

The team behind Spa Business share their insights on what the world of wellness will look like in the future

View in digital edition
View online
46 Interview – Craig Cogut


The founding partner of Six Senses’ investment firm Pegasus Capital Advisors reveals his vision for the spa operator. Rhianon Howells reports

View in digital edition
View online
54 Promotional feature

RKF Linen

Founder and CEO Riadh Bouaziz talks about the development of the linen company’s revolutionary new Dreamsoft product and its uptake in leading hotels and spas worldwide

View in digital edition
View online
56 Thought Leaders

Expert predictions

Thought leaders from around the world, working in different industry sectors, talk about spa trends, challenges and growth opportunities

View in digital edition
View online
62 Promotional feature

Independent Hotel Show

The Business Event for Luxury and Boutique Hotels

View in digital edition
View online
64 Research

Points of view

ISPA gauges the public’s opinion of spas in the US, Canada, the UK and Australia. Colin McIlheney reports

View in digital edition
View online
68 Promotional feature

Anne Semonin

Anne Semonin’s pioneering, personal approach is perfect for helping spas turn a profit

View in digital edition
View online
70 Everyone’s talking about

Massage-on-demand

Are the likes of Zeel and Soothe redefining the spa industry? Matthew Brennan investigates

View in digital edition
View online
74 Promotional feature

Thalgo

After 50 successful years in the professional spa and beauty industry, the Thalgo brand is as strong and as innovative as ever

View in digital edition
View online
76 Wellness tourism

Something in the air

Terry Stevens visits Croatia’s Island of Vitality to find out how wellness tourism is driving development

View in digital edition
View online
On the cover: Township Yogi Project, South Africa ©Peter Matthews Pictures
80 Resort Spa

Team talk

Employee satisfaction at Kempinski The Spa in Gozo, Malta

View in digital edition
View online
84 Promotional feature

Clarins

A World Leader in Spa and Skincare

View in digital edition
View online
88 Training

Healing hands

Neena Dhillon talks to the grandson of the founder of shiatsu therapy about broadening its reach outside Japan

View in digital edition
View online
94 Wellness

Township Yogi

A special project which uses yoga to spread peace in South Africa

View in digital edition
View online
102 Fitness

Walk on the wild side

A new breed of functional fitness is inspired by the animal kingdom

View in digital edition
View online
107 Spa software

Functionality focus – part 3

A close up on spa software modules

View in digital edition
View online
110 Promotional feature

ManageMySpa

CEO Sudheer Koneru explains how a move from enterprise technology into spa software resulted in the creation of a powerful system

View in digital edition
View online
112 Supplier news

House of Elemis

The British-based skincare brand unveils its new flagship spa

View in digital edition
View online
115 Products

Something big’s brewing

Japan’s Rice Force to grow globally

View in digital edition
View online
117 Spa-kit

Product update

Equipment and product launches

View in digital edition
View online
124 Research

The right dose

Two studies focus on fitness guidelines

View in digital edition
View online
LATEST NEWS
Art of Cryo appoints Andreas Blum as APAC director of sales
Andreas Blum has been appointed by cryotherapy specialist, Art of Cryo, as its director of sales, hotel and spa in APAC.
Dusit opens serene lakeside wellness resort with 18 hot spring pools in China
Thai hotel group Dusit International has opened a brand new resort on the lower reaches of China’s Yangtze River and the shores of Lake Tai, in Suzhou.
Vladi Kovanic announces monthly Medical Wellness Congress webinar series
The Medical Wellness Congress (MWC) is launching a monthly webinar series after its inaugural event was postponed until 28-29 June 2021.
Chablé reveals new wellness spa managers at Yucatán and Maroma resorts
Destination spa operator Chablé Hotels has appointed two new wellness spa managers at its Chablé Yucatán at Chablé Maroma resorts in Mexico.
Montage planning for alpine wellness sanctuary in Montana’s Rocky Mountains
In November 2021, Montage is scheduled to open a deluxe 150-key alpine ski resort in Montana complete with a comprehensive alpine wellness sanctuary.
Esalen Institute launches online meditation teacher training course
California’s Esalen Institute has partnered with Radiance Sutras School of Meditation to offer an online meditation teacher training course, in response to the growing demand for wellness resources in 2020.
Klafs acquired by European investment firm, Egeria
Leading wellness supplier Klafs has been acquired by independent pan-European investment company Egeria.
Rosewood curates 13 bespoke retreats to help guests foster strength and resilience
Luxury hospitality group Rosewood Hotels & Resorts is debuting its new retreat concept Journey to Resilience, designed to enhance people’s ability to recover from or adapt easily to change.
Phoenicia Malta unveils refreshing light-filled spa with suspended treatment rooms
Luxury five-star hotel The Phoenicia Malta has been upgraded with a 1,200sq m new Deep Nature Spa in the heart of Valletta, in Malta.
ISPA replaces 2021 Conference & Expo with virtual event to inform and inspire
The International Spa Association (ISPA) has decided to cancel its upcoming ISPA Conference & Expo in May, due to the ongoing global pandemic.
Amanda Winwood announces plans for Spafest in September 2021
Amanda Winwood, founder of Made for Life Organics, has announced that industry event Spafest will be held in the UK in September.
UK beauty industry makes history after achieving sector-specific government representation
After a steadfast strategic campaign, the British Beauty Council, UK Spa Association, British Association of Beauty Therapy and Cosmetology (BABTAC) and the National Hair & Beauty Federation has been granted a new sector-specific team within government, dedicated specifically to supporting Personal Care.
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FEATURED SUPPLIERS

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...]

SPATEX Virtual – coming soon to a screen near you!
With live exhibitions cancelled for the immediate future, SPATEX is making its global virtual debut from 2 - 4 February. [more...]
COMPANY PROFILES
Dröm UK Ltd

Dröm UK specialises in the design and installation of luxury, bespoke spa and thermal wellbeing area [more...]
+ More profiles  
CATALOGUE GALLERY
+ More catalogues  

VIDEO GALLERY

BC Softwear Product Demonstration Pure Spa Linen & Energy saving SupremeSoft Towels
BC Softwear introduces the new Pure Spa Linen cotton sheets, duvet covers and pillow cases especially designed for luxury spas. The SupremeSoft range offers incredible energy saving over traditional towelling with a cashmere soft feel. Find out more...
+ More videos  

DIRECTORY
+ More directory  
DIARY

 

02-04 Feb 2021

Beauty West Africa

Landmark Centre, Lagos, Nigeria
02-04 Feb 2021

Spatex 2021

Ericsson Exhibition Hall, Ricoh Arena, Coventry, United Kingdom
+ More diary  
 


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Hitchin, Hertfordshire SG5 1DJ Tel: +44 (0)1462 431385

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