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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: 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 Turning Pages
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
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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
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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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