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SB 2015 issue 4
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7 Editor’s letter


Liz Terry shares her thoughts

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20 Letters


Concerns raised over massage-on-demand vetting systems

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22 News


Spa concept for Ivanka Trump; Middle East spa development report released

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32 News report

SWAA conference

Lisa Starr highlights takeaway points from Africa’s first spa conference

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36 Interview - Deepak Chopra


Deepak Chopra’s second-ever wellness centre will form part of an eco project by Delos and Leonardo DiCaprio

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46 Everyone’s talking about

Customised treatments

At what point should you let your therapists freestyle?

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54 Interview - Michael Tompkins


What’s next for Michael Tompkins as he takes a step back at Hilton Head Health? Rhianon Howells finds out

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62 Promotional feature

Dr Burgener Switzerland

Leading skincare brand Dr Burgener Switzerland combines natural ingredients with advanced technology to produce exceptional results – and the company sees customisation as the way forward for each of its spa clients

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64 Trends

Workplace wellness

Neena Dhillon looks at two award-winning employee wellness programmes and asks how spas can get involved in this burgeoning market

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68 Promotional feature

ESPA

ESPA International has always been a leader in the global spa business but has never been averse to change. The CEO and son of its founder explains how the company he joined 22 years ago is adapting to meet the challenges facing the industry today

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72 Research

Onwards & upwards

ISPA research shows the US spa sector has reached new heights. Colin McIlheney analyses the findings

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76 Promotional feature

Phytomer

Director of international development, Tristan Lagarde, explains how PHYTOMER has become a leader in the field of technological skincare development, and how spas can benefit from the brand’s success

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On the cover: On his new venture with Leonardo DiCaprio and Delos
78 Interview - Lilian Roten


Jane Kitchen talks to the brains behind wellness branding at Swissôtel

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84 Promotional feature

Zenoti

Elevating the customer journey with technology

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86 Spa concept

Eforea 2.0

Hilton has refreshed its spa concept to make it more appealing to hoteliers. But what’s changed? Jane Kitchen finds out

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90 Promotional feature

Living Earth Crafts

Brian Paris, spa designer and VP of sales for Living Earth Crafts, explains how the company is helping spa operators become more efficient with space-saving but stylish spa equipment and accessories

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92 Spa Cuisine

Haute cuisine regime

Michelin-star chef Andoni Luis Aduriz cooks up an innovative spa menu in Spain. Julie Cramer reports

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96 Spa & sport

Dive in

Kath Hudson finds out how the world’s deepest thermal diving pool is boosting spa business at an Italian resort

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103 Spa software

Functionality focus – part 4

Kate Parker asks spa software firms about their ‘must have’ modules and reports on the latest tech news

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109 Product innovation

Spa-kit.net

A modular spa, gong meditation music and a salt room are just some of the new spa supplier launches this issue

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116 Research

Nap time

New research from Germany shows how a short snooze helps the memory

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SB 2015 issue 4
Download PDF
View Turning Pages
Subscribe
Magazine archive
7 Editor’s letter


Liz Terry shares her thoughts

View in digital edition

20 Letters


Concerns raised over massage-on-demand vetting systems

View in digital edition
View online
22 News


Spa concept for Ivanka Trump; Middle East spa development report released

View in digital edition

32 News report

SWAA conference

Lisa Starr highlights takeaway points from Africa’s first spa conference

View in digital edition
View online
36 Interview - Deepak Chopra


Deepak Chopra’s second-ever wellness centre will form part of an eco project by Delos and Leonardo DiCaprio

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

Customised treatments

At what point should you let your therapists freestyle?

View in digital edition
View online
54 Interview - Michael Tompkins


What’s next for Michael Tompkins as he takes a step back at Hilton Head Health? Rhianon Howells finds out

View in digital edition
View online
62 Promotional feature

Dr Burgener Switzerland

Leading skincare brand Dr Burgener Switzerland combines natural ingredients with advanced technology to produce exceptional results – and the company sees customisation as the way forward for each of its spa clients

View in digital edition
View online
64 Trends

Workplace wellness

Neena Dhillon looks at two award-winning employee wellness programmes and asks how spas can get involved in this burgeoning market

View in digital edition
View online
68 Promotional feature

ESPA

ESPA International has always been a leader in the global spa business but has never been averse to change. The CEO and son of its founder explains how the company he joined 22 years ago is adapting to meet the challenges facing the industry today

View in digital edition
View online
72 Research

Onwards & upwards

ISPA research shows the US spa sector has reached new heights. Colin McIlheney analyses the findings

View in digital edition
View online
76 Promotional feature

Phytomer

Director of international development, Tristan Lagarde, explains how PHYTOMER has become a leader in the field of technological skincare development, and how spas can benefit from the brand’s success

View in digital edition
View online
On the cover: On his new venture with Leonardo DiCaprio and Delos
78 Interview - Lilian Roten


Jane Kitchen talks to the brains behind wellness branding at Swissôtel

View in digital edition
View online
84 Promotional feature

Zenoti

Elevating the customer journey with technology

View in digital edition
View online
86 Spa concept

Eforea 2.0

Hilton has refreshed its spa concept to make it more appealing to hoteliers. But what’s changed? Jane Kitchen finds out

View in digital edition
View online
90 Promotional feature

Living Earth Crafts

Brian Paris, spa designer and VP of sales for Living Earth Crafts, explains how the company is helping spa operators become more efficient with space-saving but stylish spa equipment and accessories

View in digital edition
View online
92 Spa Cuisine

Haute cuisine regime

Michelin-star chef Andoni Luis Aduriz cooks up an innovative spa menu in Spain. Julie Cramer reports

View in digital edition
View online
96 Spa & sport

Dive in

Kath Hudson finds out how the world’s deepest thermal diving pool is boosting spa business at an Italian resort

View in digital edition
View online
103 Spa software

Functionality focus – part 4

Kate Parker asks spa software firms about their ‘must have’ modules and reports on the latest tech news

View in digital edition
View online
109 Product innovation

Spa-kit.net

A modular spa, gong meditation music and a salt room are just some of the new spa supplier launches this issue

View in digital edition
View online
116 Research

Nap time

New research from Germany shows how a short snooze helps the memory

View in digital edition
View online
LATEST NEWS
COVID-19 is helping hoteliers recognise the value of spa revenue, says Emlyn Brown
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.
GSN Planet launches Sustainability Guide to inspire businesses to become conscious consumers during pandemic
GSN Planet (GSN) has recently unveiled a COVID-19 Sustainability Guide in response to the global pandemic.
Remote mountain spa resort in Greece unveils seclusion retreat
Luxury Greek destination, Aristi Mountain Resort & Villas, has launched an exclusive seclusion programme designed for guests looking for a remote wellbeing escape.
Elemis and Gharieni will debut in Ireland at Johnstown Estate spa following €3.5m revamp
Luxury Irish spa resort, The Johnstown Estate, in County Meath, has invested €3.5m (US$4.13m, £3.18m) in creating a new spa nearly twice the size of its previous facility, scheduled to launch early November 2020.
Frontline Summit 2020: 'The world’s largest gathering of people-powered businesses'
Customer experience software developer, AskNicely, has announced it will host a new virtual event called the Frontline Experience Summit.
Northern Irish day spa concept launches, powered by ethnobotanicals
Independent spa consultant, Orla Gallagher, and health promoter, Ciara Loughran, have collaborated to produce a new luxury Northern Irish spa concept and product house, named Le Jardin.
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.
COVID-19 has exacerbated the global mental health crisis, according to WHO survey
The pandemic has disrupted or halted critical mental health services in 93 per cent of countries worldwide, according to a new survey by the World Health organisation (WHO).
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VOYA unveils new seasonal offering inspired by human connection
Due to the pandemic, many human connections and experiences have been lost and organic marine product house, VOYA, has sought to find ways to bring those vital connections back with its new seasonal offering. [more...]

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...]
COMPANY PROFILES
Devin Consulting

Devin Consulting, an international pool & spa engineering consultancy, founded by Tom Devin in 2 [more...]
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CATALOGUE GALLERY
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ResortSuite mobile: give your guests unlimited access to your resort
ResortSuite mobile. Deploy your own fully branded app. Give your guests unlimited access to your resort with real time booking capabilities, dining reservations, itineraries, member profiles and more... Find out more...
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DIRECTORY
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20-23 Oct 2020

SPATEC Europe

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25-26 Oct 2020

Beauty Forum

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