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SB 2016 issue 1
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7 Editor’s letter

Spa can change your genes

Liz Terry shares her thoughts

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20 Letters


Looking at why capture rates are key

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22 Spa people

Ivanka Trump

Ivanka Trump creates spa concept for the Trump Collection

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24 Spa people

Christine Hays

Sets up Eastern Vibration with her son

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26 Spa People

Kathryn Moore

Tackles spa staff shortages head on with new company

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27 Spa people

Ajit Madan

Camellia’s Tea House co-founder becomes master tea sommelier

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30 News


Rocco Forte reveals spa brand; GOCO buys Glen Ivy; and major hotel spa mergers planned

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40 Interview

Kenneth Ryan

Marriott’s global head of spa talks exclusively to Katie Barnes about the new ‘game-changing’ Ritz-Carlton Spa brand and market domination

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50 Top team

Marriott International

News and insights from the Spa Global Leadership Team at Marriott

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56 News report

Bain on Japanese spa chain acquisition

The private equity firm shares its plans for hot spring operator Ooedo Onsen

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58 Promotional feature

Steve Kass Consulting

Steve Kass, founder and former CEO of American Leisure, has launched a new business, Steve Kass Consulting. The global leader explains his goals as an innovative concept and design creator

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60 Research

Work it out

Ophelia Yeung gives a sneak preview of a new study on workplace wellness that debuts later this month

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64 Ask an expert

Attracting investment

Katie Barnes investigates what spa operators can do to secure funding

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68 Summit review

A wider lens

Highlights and takeaways from the 2015 Global Wellness Summit in Mexico City. Katie Barnes reports

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On the cover: Launching her spa concept in Washington DC
78 Tribute

Geraldine Howard

Remembering a much-loved spa leader

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80 Promotional feature

Massage Heights

Could you lead a revolution in the delivery of spa services in the UK?

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82 Spa Franchises

Chain reaction – part 1

The latest news on US spa franchises

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88 Training

Beauty from Bhutan

Judy Chapman talks to Oberoi about its tie-up with a therapist programme funded by the Bhutanese government

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92 Thermal Spa

Taking the waters

Magali Robathan visits the new thermal spa at Gainsborough Bath Spa, UK

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100 Fitness

Competitive edge

Could a touch of rivalry help spas to engage more people in fitness? Niamh Madigan finds out

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104 Promotional feature

Ojmar

A growing number of spa operators across the UK are working with Ojmar to upgrade their traditional keyed locking systems to electronic solutions

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107 Spa software

Tech talk – part 1

News and views from software firms

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113 spa-kit.net

Product innovation

Suppliers tell us about their launches

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124 Research

Happy talk

Japanese scientists use MRI to find the source of happiness in the brain

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SB 2016 issue 1
Download PDF
View Turning Pages
Subscribe
Magazine archive
7 Editor’s letter

Spa can change your genes

Liz Terry shares her thoughts

View in digital edition
View online
20 Letters


Looking at why capture rates are key

View in digital edition
View online
22 Spa people

Ivanka Trump

Ivanka Trump creates spa concept for the Trump Collection

View in digital edition
View online
24 Spa people

Christine Hays

Sets up Eastern Vibration with her son

View in digital edition
View online
26 Spa People

Kathryn Moore

Tackles spa staff shortages head on with new company

View in digital edition
View online
27 Spa people

Ajit Madan

Camellia’s Tea House co-founder becomes master tea sommelier

View in digital edition
View online
30 News


Rocco Forte reveals spa brand; GOCO buys Glen Ivy; and major hotel spa mergers planned

View in digital edition

40 Interview

Kenneth Ryan

Marriott’s global head of spa talks exclusively to Katie Barnes about the new ‘game-changing’ Ritz-Carlton Spa brand and market domination

View in digital edition
View online
50 Top team

Marriott International

News and insights from the Spa Global Leadership Team at Marriott

View in digital edition
View online
56 News report

Bain on Japanese spa chain acquisition

The private equity firm shares its plans for hot spring operator Ooedo Onsen

View in digital edition
View online
58 Promotional feature

Steve Kass Consulting

Steve Kass, founder and former CEO of American Leisure, has launched a new business, Steve Kass Consulting. The global leader explains his goals as an innovative concept and design creator

View in digital edition
View online
60 Research

Work it out

Ophelia Yeung gives a sneak preview of a new study on workplace wellness that debuts later this month

View in digital edition
View online
64 Ask an expert

Attracting investment

Katie Barnes investigates what spa operators can do to secure funding

View in digital edition
View online
68 Summit review

A wider lens

Highlights and takeaways from the 2015 Global Wellness Summit in Mexico City. Katie Barnes reports

View in digital edition
View online
On the cover: Launching her spa concept in Washington DC
78 Tribute

Geraldine Howard

Remembering a much-loved spa leader

View in digital edition
View online
80 Promotional feature

Massage Heights

Could you lead a revolution in the delivery of spa services in the UK?

View in digital edition
View online
82 Spa Franchises

Chain reaction – part 1

The latest news on US spa franchises

View in digital edition
View online
88 Training

Beauty from Bhutan

Judy Chapman talks to Oberoi about its tie-up with a therapist programme funded by the Bhutanese government

View in digital edition
View online
92 Thermal Spa

Taking the waters

Magali Robathan visits the new thermal spa at Gainsborough Bath Spa, UK

View in digital edition
View online
100 Fitness

Competitive edge

Could a touch of rivalry help spas to engage more people in fitness? Niamh Madigan finds out

View in digital edition
View online
104 Promotional feature

Ojmar

A growing number of spa operators across the UK are working with Ojmar to upgrade their traditional keyed locking systems to electronic solutions

View in digital edition
View online
107 Spa software

Tech talk – part 1

News and views from software firms

View in digital edition
View online
113 spa-kit.net

Product innovation

Suppliers tell us about their launches

View in digital edition
View online
124 Research

Happy talk

Japanese scientists use MRI to find the source of happiness in the brain

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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FEATURED SUPPLIERS

30th annual ISPA Conference & Expo moves to May 2021
COVID-19 has led us and our industry to pause, breathe and reset. [more...]

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...]
COMPANY PROFILES
Starpool

Starpool is an Italian company specialising in the design and realisation of wellness and spa faci [more...]
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CATALOGUE GALLERY
+ More catalogues  

VIDEO GALLERY

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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DIARY

 

20-23 Oct 2020

SPATEC Europe

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25-26 Oct 2020

Beauty Forum

Palais des Congrès, Paris‎, France
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