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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 | Dan Buettner: 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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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 | Dan Buettner: 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
Auberge Resorts to land in London in 2025 with two-floor spa inspired by Roman bathing
Auberge Resorts Collection will launch its first UK property and destination spa in Mayfair, London, in 2025, following a deal with UK-based global private investment group Reuben Brothers.
Texas welcomes WorldSprings: a new 46-pool social bathing hot spot and spa
A large new mineral springs destination has launched in Texas, inspired by some of the world’s most famous hot springs – such as Jordan’s Dead Sea, Iceland’s Blue Lagoon and Mexico’s Grutas Tolantongo.
New study uncovers hidden wellness market segments
A thought-provoking, US national probability study, The WELLSurvey™, has revealed that the majority of Americans now include several health and wellness practices in their everyday lives. They also view the concepts of 'wellness' and 'wellbeing' differently.
The Well appoints Ariella Willoughby as VP of operations to drive global growth
US integrative wellness brand The Well has named Ariella Willoughby as its new VP of operations, aiming to drive significant growth and operational success across its current and future locations worldwide.
Light Centre secures £1.6 million to launch 10 new wellbeing centres across London
Middleton Enterprises, a UK-based family investment office, has committed £1.6 million (US$2.1 million, €1.9 million) in funding to the Light Centre – a network of medical, therapeutic and wellbeing centres with four locations in London.
Rianna Riego joins Seed to Skin as director of global business development
Rianna Riego, a seasoned professional in the wellness and spa industry, has been appointed director of global business development at Seed to Skin Tuscany, a premier Italian botanical skincare and spa brand.
Rugby legend Jonny Wilkinson joins the speaker lineup at the HCM Summit to share insights into his journey to health and wellbeing
Rugby legend, Jonny Wilkinson has been announced as a keynote speaker for the HCM Summit on 24 October in London.
Woodland Spa to double footprint with £16m revamp, set to complete in August
The Woodland Spa, a premier UK day spa located in Burnley, Lancashire, is set to unveil the results of its £16 million (US$20.5 million, €18.9 million) transformation this August.
Therme creating ‘natural-healing urban oasis’ in South Korea, eyes further locations in Asia and US
Global wellbeing organisation Therme Group is on a mission to make wellness accessible to all and is expanding globally, bringing its social spas to the US, Canada, the UK and now South Korea.
Prime IV Hydration & Wellness unveils Nashville location amid plans for 97 new franchise spas this year
Nutrient vitamin IV therapy franchise, Prime IV Hydration & Wellness, is accelerating its expansion across the US, having recently launched its third location in Nashville's Green Hills area.
Third Space is on a roll with the second of three 2024 club launches
Third Space is celebrating the launch of its 11th club in London at the historic Battersea Power Station development.
SwellSpa taps AI to deliver nature-based sound therapy for spa treatment rooms
Sound wellness company Swell has launched AI-generated music solutions for spas and hotels, scientifically proven to improve wellbeing.
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FEATURED SUPPLIERS

Prepare your spa for peak season with SpaSoft
The busy season is here, and it's time to shine! Prepare your spa to deliver an exceptional experience to guests who walk through your doors. [more...]

Elevate your offering with the new MSpa Duet
As a globally recognised provider of luxury spa solutions, MSpa is dedicated to bringing high-end spa experiences into more spa and wellness businesses and homes. [more...]
+ More featured suppliers  
COMPANY PROFILES
Iyashi Dome

Iyashi Dome offers three (with Oteire) infratherapy treatment devices – the Iyashi Dôme and the Iya [more...]
+ More profiles  
CATALOGUE GALLERY
+ More catalogues  

DIRECTORY
+ More directory  
DIARY

 

28-29 Jul 2024

Les Nouvelles Esthetiques Spa Conference 2024

Southern Sun Rosebank, Johannesburg, South Africa
03-05 Sep 2024

ASEAN Patio Pool Spa Expo

IMPACT Exhibition Center, Bangkok, Thailand
+ More diary  
 


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