SB 2018 issue 4
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5 Editor’s letter

Home sweet home

Liz Terry shares her thoughts

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14 Letters


Ingo Schweder speaks out about ‘well washing’

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16 People profile

Dan Buettner

Dan Buettner talks to Spa Business about his work on Blue Zones and life lessons for spas

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18 People profile

Khun Krip Rojanastien

Khun Krip Rojanastien, Chiva-Som’s chair and CEO, tells Spa Business about the resort’s US$24m overhaul

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20 People profile

Emlyn Brown

Emlyn Brown takes over from Andrew Gibson as VP of wellbeing at Accor

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22 People profile

Elizabeth Parrish

Elizabeth Parrish is using herself as a guinea pig in an anti-ageing gene therapy trail

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24 New openings

Six Senses

Six Senses launches happiness inspired spa circuit across Bhutan, Spa Business finds out more

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26 New openings

Moulay Yacoub

Mega thermal complex for Morocco

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27 New openings

Oyster spa

World’s first ‘oyster spa’ opens in France

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28 Promotional feature

The Wellness

Spa Business talks to Mohammed Ibrahim, CEO of The Wellness about creating wellness and leisure experiences that are sensual, sociable and sustainable

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30 News


The latest spa and wellness industry news revealed

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34 Event report

SpaChina Summit

The Chinese spa market is valued at US$3.3bn, reports Lisa Starr from the SpaChina Summit

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36 Promotional feature

ISPA

Start your journey with the International SPA Association

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38 Spa Programmes

On the menu

Napping services and IV therapy feature in Spa Business’ programming series

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44 Interview

Thomas Klein

Senior living, family resorts and urban retreats are all on the cards for Canyon Ranch says COO and president Thomas Klein. Katie Barnes finds out more

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50 Promotional feature

Phytomer

Bringing sea to the city – luxury marine skincare brand Phytomer opens its first flagship spa in the heart of Paris

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52 Everyone’s talking about

Gender pay gap

Is low pay an issue in the spa industry and is this because most therapists are female? Kath Hudson investigates

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On the cover: Talks blue zones & longevity
56 Promotional feature

RKF Luxury Linen

With a long list of awards and achievements in 2018, the coming year looks set to see RKF Luxury Linen become firmly established as a ‘spa fashion’ leader

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60 Trends

Spa Foresight™ 2018/19

Spa Business’ predictions for the future include vegan spas, blue light antidotes, home wellness and plastic-free facilities

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68 Promotional feature

ResortSuite

ResortSuite's GuestEx is enhancing guest engagement

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70 Interview

Dietmar Mueller-Elmau

The owner of Germany’s Schloss Elmau tells Spa Business why music, culture and spa feed the mind and soul

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76 Promotional feature

Living Earth Crafts

Living Earth Crafts has distinguished itself with furniture for the spa industry that combines high design with seamless functionality. Brian Paris gives us insight into the company’s stylish new introductions

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78 Event report

GWS 2018

An Italian inspired Global Wellness Summit featured fashion, food, fitness and spa… and cameos from Hugh Jackman and Oprah Winfrey. Spa Business gives its highlights

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88 Research

Growing up

Spa is the fastest growing sector of the US$4.2tn global wellness economy according to the latest GWI research

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92 Event report

WTA Conference

What do wellness travellers want? And what issues need to be addressed as the wellness tourism sector grows? Anne Dimon reports from the inaugural meeting of the Wellness Tourism Association

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94 Fitness

Inhale the future

Ashley Neese tells Spa Business about the possibilities of breathwork and opening up the practice to more people

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98 Promotional feature

SpaSoft

Book anywhere, anytime with SpaSoft's flexible online booking solution

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100 Technology

Data & analytics

How are software companies helping spas to use data effectively, sensitively and lawfully?

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105 Product Innovation

spa-kit.net

Spa Business shines a spotlight on the latest spa product and equipment launches

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110 Behind the scenes

Sothys

Spa Business learns how French skincare brand Sothys has a passion for family, nature and professionalism

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114 Finishing touch

Warming up

Saunas help reduce risk of chronic diseases, a new study shows

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Biologique Recherche was founded by a family of passionate skincare experts. Today, it’s managed by Rupert Schmid and Pierre-Louis Delapalme, while Philippe Allouche, son of founders Yvan and Josette Allouche, leads the research and development team. [more...]
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SB 2018 issue 4
Download PDF
View digital edition
Subscribe
Magazine archive
5 Editor’s letter

Home sweet home

Liz Terry shares her thoughts

View in digital edition
View online
14 Letters


Ingo Schweder speaks out about ‘well washing’

View in digital edition
View online
16 People profile

Dan Buettner

Dan Buettner talks to Spa Business about his work on Blue Zones and life lessons for spas

View in digital edition
View online
18 People profile

Khun Krip Rojanastien

Khun Krip Rojanastien, Chiva-Som’s chair and CEO, tells Spa Business about the resort’s US$24m overhaul

View in digital edition
View online
20 People profile

Emlyn Brown

Emlyn Brown takes over from Andrew Gibson as VP of wellbeing at Accor

View in digital edition
View online
22 People profile

Elizabeth Parrish

Elizabeth Parrish is using herself as a guinea pig in an anti-ageing gene therapy trail

View in digital edition
View online
24 New openings

Six Senses

Six Senses launches happiness inspired spa circuit across Bhutan, Spa Business finds out more

View in digital edition
View online
26 New openings

Moulay Yacoub

Mega thermal complex for Morocco

View in digital edition
View online
27 New openings

Oyster spa

World’s first ‘oyster spa’ opens in France

View in digital edition
View online
28 Promotional feature

The Wellness

Spa Business talks to Mohammed Ibrahim, CEO of The Wellness about creating wellness and leisure experiences that are sensual, sociable and sustainable

View in digital edition
View online
30 News


The latest spa and wellness industry news revealed

View in digital edition

34 Event report

SpaChina Summit

The Chinese spa market is valued at US$3.3bn, reports Lisa Starr from the SpaChina Summit

View in digital edition
View online
36 Promotional feature

ISPA

Start your journey with the International SPA Association

View in digital edition
View online
38 Spa Programmes

On the menu

Napping services and IV therapy feature in Spa Business’ programming series

View in digital edition
View online
44 Interview

Thomas Klein

Senior living, family resorts and urban retreats are all on the cards for Canyon Ranch says COO and president Thomas Klein. Katie Barnes finds out more

View in digital edition
View online
50 Promotional feature

Phytomer

Bringing sea to the city – luxury marine skincare brand Phytomer opens its first flagship spa in the heart of Paris

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

Gender pay gap

Is low pay an issue in the spa industry and is this because most therapists are female? Kath Hudson investigates

View in digital edition
View online
On the cover: Talks blue zones & longevity
56 Promotional feature

RKF Luxury Linen

With a long list of awards and achievements in 2018, the coming year looks set to see RKF Luxury Linen become firmly established as a ‘spa fashion’ leader

View in digital edition
View online
60 Trends

Spa Foresight™ 2018/19

Spa Business’ predictions for the future include vegan spas, blue light antidotes, home wellness and plastic-free facilities

View in digital edition
View online
68 Promotional feature

ResortSuite

ResortSuite's GuestEx is enhancing guest engagement

View in digital edition
View online
70 Interview

Dietmar Mueller-Elmau

The owner of Germany’s Schloss Elmau tells Spa Business why music, culture and spa feed the mind and soul

View in digital edition
View online
76 Promotional feature

Living Earth Crafts

Living Earth Crafts has distinguished itself with furniture for the spa industry that combines high design with seamless functionality. Brian Paris gives us insight into the company’s stylish new introductions

View in digital edition
View online
78 Event report

GWS 2018

An Italian inspired Global Wellness Summit featured fashion, food, fitness and spa… and cameos from Hugh Jackman and Oprah Winfrey. Spa Business gives its highlights

View in digital edition
View online
88 Research

Growing up

Spa is the fastest growing sector of the US$4.2tn global wellness economy according to the latest GWI research

View in digital edition
View online
92 Event report

WTA Conference

What do wellness travellers want? And what issues need to be addressed as the wellness tourism sector grows? Anne Dimon reports from the inaugural meeting of the Wellness Tourism Association

View in digital edition
View online
94 Fitness

Inhale the future

Ashley Neese tells Spa Business about the possibilities of breathwork and opening up the practice to more people

View in digital edition
View online
98 Promotional feature

SpaSoft

Book anywhere, anytime with SpaSoft's flexible online booking solution

View in digital edition
View online
100 Technology

Data & analytics

How are software companies helping spas to use data effectively, sensitively and lawfully?

View in digital edition
View online
105 Product Innovation

spa-kit.net

Spa Business shines a spotlight on the latest spa product and equipment launches

View in digital edition
View online
110 Behind the scenes

Sothys

Spa Business learns how French skincare brand Sothys has a passion for family, nature and professionalism

View in digital edition
View online
114 Finishing touch

Warming up

Saunas help reduce risk of chronic diseases, a new study shows

View in digital edition
View online
LATEST NEWS
Mandarin Oriental ramps up fitness offering with Intelligent Movement programme
Luxury hotel chain Mandarin Oriental has launched a new brand called Intelligent Movement to deliver fitness and wellbeing interventions to guests. The aim of the programme is to help them overcome the impact of a modern, sedentary lifestyle.
Susie Ellis, Belgin Aksoy and Michael Roizen head up GWS' all-new podcast season
The Global Wellness Summit (GWS) has kicked off the sixth season of its wellness podcast which has recently been renamed Global Wellness Conversations (GWC).
New Deloitte report finds the health and fitness sector contributes up to US$91.22bn a year to global GDP
A new report by Deloitte, outlining the social and economic value of the global health and fitness industry, has been released by The Global Health & Fitness Alliance (GHFA), in collaboration with IHRSA.
Jacqueline Berry steps up to group director of spa and wellbeing at Miraval
Industry veteran Jacqueline Berry has been appointed group director of spa and wellbeing at Miraval. She will oversee the company's Life in Balance spas at Miraval Arizona, Miraval Austin and Miraval Berkshires.
Rosewood set to make Venetian debut following restoration of Hotel Bauer
Rosewood Hotels & Resorts is continuing its strategic global growth plan and will open its first property in Venice, Italy, in 2025.
Tuscan wine country inspires Hotel Le Fontanelle’s new nature-centric wellness sanctuary
A new spa and wellness retreat has launched at The Fontanelle Estate in Tuscany, a countryside property nestled among the rolling hills and vineyards of Italy’s Chianti wine region.
Good Spa Guide Awards name top UK spas following record-breaking voter turnout
The winners of the 13th annual Good Spa Guide Awards were announced last night (20 June) at industry conference Spa Life UK taking place this year in the Cotswolds.
Mandarin Oriental launching first alpine resort in Cortina, Italy, in 2025
Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group (MOHG) has signed a long term management agreement with Attestor Limited to rebrand and manage Hotel Cristallo in Cortina d’Ampezzo, Italy.
Stefan Szirucsek named chair of Great Spa Towns of Europe
Newly-formed industry body The Great Spa Towns of Europe association has appointed Stefan Szirucsek as its new board chair.
Jennifer Young’s new training helps therapists support menopausal or premenopausal clients
On 24 June 2022, skincare specialist and therapist trainer Jennifer Young will launch a new training course called Hormonal Wellness Touch Therapies.
Wellness drives record TRevPAR results thanks to pandemic, reports RLA Global
Hotels with wellness revenues exceeding US$1m generated 126 per cent more in total revenue per available room (TRevPAR) in 2021 than those with wellness revenues of less than US$1m, according to the latest Wellness Real Estate Report by RLA Global*.
European wellness industry gathers in Paris for the 14th Forum HOTel&SPA
After a two-year hiatus due to the pandemic, the 14th annual HOTel&SPA event returned last week, bringing together top hospitality and spa executives from across Europe and beyond for a day of talks and networking.
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FEATURED SUPPLIERS

How can snow therapy enhance fitness and wellness experiences?
Incorporating a SnowRoom into your spa or fitness studio is a tried and tested business decision which will not only provide a wealth of health benefits for guests but also leave them speechless after experiencing an unforgettable wellness experience. [more...]

Biologique Recherche draws on 45 years of expertise to expand solar skincare line
Biologique Recherche was founded by a family of passionate skincare experts. Today, it’s managed by Rupert Schmid and Pierre-Louis Delapalme, while Philippe Allouche, son of founders Yvan and Josette Allouche, leads the research and development team. [more...]
+ More featured suppliers  
COMPANY PROFILES
Seed To Skin

Founded by Jeanette Thottrup in 2018, in Tuscany, Seed to Skin is an award winning skincare line. [more...]
+ More profiles  
CATALOGUE GALLERY
+ More catalogues  

VIDEO GALLERY

Sommerhuber GmbH - Ceramic heated LOUNGER ONE PLUS - ultimate relaxation
Lounger One Plus is characterized by an organic aesthetic, delicate contours and an ideal lying comfort. Comfortable ergonomically shaped Heat Storing Ceramics nestle the skin and provide for perfect relaxation – touchless enjoyment meeting the highest hygiene standards. Find out more...
+ More videos  

DIRECTORY
+ More directory  
DIARY

 

27-28 Jun 2022

Medical Wellness Congress

St. Martins Spa & Lodge, Frauenkirchen, Austria
12-13 Sep 2022

2022 Salt Therapy Association Conference

Wyndham Lake Buena Vista Disney Springs® Resort, Lake Buena Vista, United States
+ More diary  
 


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