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SB 2019 issue 3
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7 Editor’s letter

Macro influences

Liz Terry shares her thoughts

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14 Letters

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Are urban spas the new Friday night bar? Jennifer Findlay from Core Essence thinks so

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16 People profile

Gerry Bodeker

Gerry Bodeker launches a forest bathing retreat in Borneo

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18 People profile

Rebecca Parekh

Rebecca Parekh heads up The Well, the first membership-based wellness club of its kind

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20 People profile

Jessica Jesse

Jessica Jesse launches BuDhaGirl experiences, trips and destinations

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22 People profile

Jamie Waring

Jamie Waring joins Octave to grow the international profile of Sangha Retreat, one of China's first wellness communities

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24 New openings

Lefay Resort & Spa Dolomiti

Lefay unveils second eco spa resort in the Italian Dolomites

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26 New openings

Raison d’Etre

Raison d’Etre behind major Danish spa

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28 New openings

Waldorf Astoria Ithaafushi

Garden and overwater spa for Waldorf Astoria Maldives

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29 New openings

Hotel Rodavento

Hotel Rodavento reveals nature-inspired yurt spa in Mexico

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30 News


Borgo Egnazia launches Blue Zones retreat; One&Only partners with Chenot; spa workforce summit coming to the US

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34 News report

Latest ISPA study

US spas hit $18bn in revenue

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36 News report

China research

Study focuses on world’s fastest growing wellness tourism market

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38 Spa Programmes

On the menu

Energy medicine at Six Senses; aroma retreat on Croatia’s Island of Vitality and menopause programming all feature in our spa menu round-up

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44 Top team

Rosewood

Jane Kitchen talks to the wellness team behind Rosewood, and its forward-thinking spa concepts, as CEO Sonia Cheng leads a vigorous global rollout

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52 Everyone’s talking about

CBD

Are CBD treatments and products an unregulated fad, or a serious business proposition? Spa Business investigates

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56 Promotional feature

The Madison Collection

Innovation of form and function in robes and towels is a vital part of attracting the next generation of wellness consumers. Charmaine T Lang from The Madison Collection explains how her company consistently maintains its successful point of difference

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58 First-person

AN Spa, at the Quarry Hotel

Does the spa at the world’s first underground hotel measure up? Spa Business sends Alice Davis to Shanghai to find out

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62 Interview

Markus Engel

The CEO of Asia’s Urban Resort Concepts talks to Spa Business about positive disruption in the hospitality and spa sector

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On the cover: Sonia Cheng leads a vigorous global rollout for Rosewood backed by a strong spa team
68 Promotional feature

The Wellness

A beautiful pool can be the standout feature that draws new customers. It can also cut your running costs if it’s designed to be sustainable. Mohammed Ibrahim, CEO of The Wellness, explains

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70 Interview

Davide Bollati

Liz Terry speaks to the founder of Comfort Zone about the group’s new botanical garden and ongoing commitment to environmentalism

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74 Research

Generation gap

A new consumer study by ISPA uncovers spa-goer preferences and habits across different age groups

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78 Promotional feature

Phytomer

Formulating the ultimate universal product to heal and defend the skin has taken three years of R&D for Phytomer, the French luxury marine skincare brand. The company’s scientific director tells Spa Business about the launch of the groundbreaking Prebioforce serum

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80 Event Report

APSWC Round Table

Industry leaders contribute to APSWC’s third white paper at annual gathering. Catharine Nicol reports from Malaysia

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84 Family spa

Play time

Spa Business takes a look at innovative spa programmes for children and families

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88 Eco spa

Going green

Joanna Roche and Bonnie Baker share their ambitions for the Green Spa Network

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92 Event Report

Healing Summit

Spa Business shares its highlights from the Healing Summit in Portugal

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94 Promotional feature

Zimmer MedizinSystems

Rainer Bolsinger is responsible for global sales of icelab for the Hotels & Spas division at Zimmer MedizinSystems, here he explains how icelab can be incorporated into your business

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96 Fitness

Equal measures

Uber cool fitness brand Equinox opens its first hotel in New York – and takes spa just as seriously as its workouts

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100 Software

Customer engagement

How can software suppliers help spas make their websites more ‘sticky’?

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105 Product innovation

spa-kit.net

Product and equipment launches

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107 Promotional feature

Ozone Therapy

Sandra Bryant reveals the benefits of wellness boosting spa products

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109 Promotional feature

Spa Vision

Spa Vision has an unwavering commitment to the needs and successes of its clients, says director Colin Cameron

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111 Promotional feature

Sothys

The spa manager at Le Spa de Metropole in Hannoi, Le Bac Ha, explains that partnering with Sothys delights customers

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116 Research

Finishing touch

Two studies show how a rocking motion can help with sleep and memory

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SB 2019 issue 3
Download PDF
View Turning Pages
Subscribe
Magazine archive
7 Editor’s letter

Macro influences

Liz Terry shares her thoughts

View in digital edition
View online
14 Letters

Write to reply

Are urban spas the new Friday night bar? Jennifer Findlay from Core Essence thinks so

View in digital edition
View online
16 People profile

Gerry Bodeker

Gerry Bodeker launches a forest bathing retreat in Borneo

View in digital edition
View online
18 People profile

Rebecca Parekh

Rebecca Parekh heads up The Well, the first membership-based wellness club of its kind

View in digital edition
View online
20 People profile

Jessica Jesse

Jessica Jesse launches BuDhaGirl experiences, trips and destinations

View in digital edition
View online
22 People profile

Jamie Waring

Jamie Waring joins Octave to grow the international profile of Sangha Retreat, one of China's first wellness communities

View in digital edition
View online
24 New openings

Lefay Resort & Spa Dolomiti

Lefay unveils second eco spa resort in the Italian Dolomites

View in digital edition
View online
26 New openings

Raison d’Etre

Raison d’Etre behind major Danish spa

View in digital edition
View online
28 New openings

Waldorf Astoria Ithaafushi

Garden and overwater spa for Waldorf Astoria Maldives

View in digital edition
View online
29 New openings

Hotel Rodavento

Hotel Rodavento reveals nature-inspired yurt spa in Mexico

View in digital edition
View online
30 News


Borgo Egnazia launches Blue Zones retreat; One&Only partners with Chenot; spa workforce summit coming to the US

View in digital edition

34 News report

Latest ISPA study

US spas hit $18bn in revenue

View in digital edition
View online
36 News report

China research

Study focuses on world’s fastest growing wellness tourism market

View in digital edition
View online
38 Spa Programmes

On the menu

Energy medicine at Six Senses; aroma retreat on Croatia’s Island of Vitality and menopause programming all feature in our spa menu round-up

View in digital edition
View online
44 Top team

Rosewood

Jane Kitchen talks to the wellness team behind Rosewood, and its forward-thinking spa concepts, as CEO Sonia Cheng leads a vigorous global rollout

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

CBD

Are CBD treatments and products an unregulated fad, or a serious business proposition? Spa Business investigates

View in digital edition
View online
56 Promotional feature

The Madison Collection

Innovation of form and function in robes and towels is a vital part of attracting the next generation of wellness consumers. Charmaine T Lang from The Madison Collection explains how her company consistently maintains its successful point of difference

View in digital edition
View online
58 First-person

AN Spa, at the Quarry Hotel

Does the spa at the world’s first underground hotel measure up? Spa Business sends Alice Davis to Shanghai to find out

View in digital edition
View online
62 Interview

Markus Engel

The CEO of Asia’s Urban Resort Concepts talks to Spa Business about positive disruption in the hospitality and spa sector

View in digital edition
View online
On the cover: Sonia Cheng leads a vigorous global rollout for Rosewood backed by a strong spa team
68 Promotional feature

The Wellness

A beautiful pool can be the standout feature that draws new customers. It can also cut your running costs if it’s designed to be sustainable. Mohammed Ibrahim, CEO of The Wellness, explains

View in digital edition
View online
70 Interview

Davide Bollati

Liz Terry speaks to the founder of Comfort Zone about the group’s new botanical garden and ongoing commitment to environmentalism

View in digital edition
View online
74 Research

Generation gap

A new consumer study by ISPA uncovers spa-goer preferences and habits across different age groups

View in digital edition
View online
78 Promotional feature

Phytomer

Formulating the ultimate universal product to heal and defend the skin has taken three years of R&D for Phytomer, the French luxury marine skincare brand. The company’s scientific director tells Spa Business about the launch of the groundbreaking Prebioforce serum

View in digital edition
View online
80 Event Report

APSWC Round Table

Industry leaders contribute to APSWC’s third white paper at annual gathering. Catharine Nicol reports from Malaysia

View in digital edition
View online
84 Family spa

Play time

Spa Business takes a look at innovative spa programmes for children and families

View in digital edition
View online
88 Eco spa

Going green

Joanna Roche and Bonnie Baker share their ambitions for the Green Spa Network

View in digital edition
View online
92 Event Report

Healing Summit

Spa Business shares its highlights from the Healing Summit in Portugal

View in digital edition
View online
94 Promotional feature

Zimmer MedizinSystems

Rainer Bolsinger is responsible for global sales of icelab for the Hotels & Spas division at Zimmer MedizinSystems, here he explains how icelab can be incorporated into your business

View in digital edition
View online
96 Fitness

Equal measures

Uber cool fitness brand Equinox opens its first hotel in New York – and takes spa just as seriously as its workouts

View in digital edition
View online
100 Software

Customer engagement

How can software suppliers help spas make their websites more ‘sticky’?

View in digital edition
View online
105 Product innovation

spa-kit.net

Product and equipment launches

View in digital edition
View online
107 Promotional feature

Ozone Therapy

Sandra Bryant reveals the benefits of wellness boosting spa products

View in digital edition
View online
109 Promotional feature

Spa Vision

Spa Vision has an unwavering commitment to the needs and successes of its clients, says director Colin Cameron

View in digital edition
View online
111 Promotional feature

Sothys

The spa manager at Le Spa de Metropole in Hannoi, Le Bac Ha, explains that partnering with Sothys delights customers

View in digital edition
View online
116 Research

Finishing touch

Two studies show how a rocking motion can help with sleep and 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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FEATURED SUPPLIERS

Blu Spas to launch new wellness concepts
Blu Spas is a full-service firm offering consulting, advisory and operating solutions. [more...]

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

Rice Force is a Japanese cosmetic brand inspired by the ancient custom of using rice water to clea [more...]
+ More profiles  
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...
+ More videos  

DIRECTORY
+ More directory  
DIARY

 

20-23 Oct 2020

SPATEC Europe

Anantara Vilamoura Algarve Resort, Quarteira, Portugal
25-26 Oct 2020

Beauty Forum

Palais des Congrès, Paris‎, France
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Hitchin, Hertfordshire SG5 1DJ Tel: +44 (0)1462 431385

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