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7 Editor's letter

Democratic wellness

To truly flourish, the spa industry needs to step outside its comfort zone and reach out to different markets with new and exciting business models, says Katie Barnes

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14 Letters

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Noel Asmar on the launch of her textile recycling initiative

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16 People profile

Larry Ellison

Billionaire Larry Ellison teams up with Andrew Gibson and Kevin Kelly to launch Sensei Retreats

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18 People profile

Karolina Jarzabek

Poland's Karolina Jarzabek becomes the first female to win the Aufguss World Championships

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20 People profile

Julie & Mark Wallace

An Australian couple set up Sarz Sanctuary charity to fund a traumatic grief healing centre 

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22 New Opening

Aman Kyoto

Onsen and forest bathing underpin Aman's third opening in Japan

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23 New Opening

Finch Bay Hotel

Eco-friendly spa opens in the Galapagos Islands

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24 New Opening

Kohler Waters Spa

Kohler Waters Spa splashes out with Chicago property, the fifth in its portfolio 

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25 New Opening

Cabrits Resort & Spa Kempinski

Resense inspired by Dominican wellness at Kempinski's latest Caribbean site 

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26 News


Spa Business highlights the latest global spa industry news 

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30 Spa Programmes

On the menu

Boundary-pushing wellness in Iceland, self-care focus at Devarana and Civana’s equine retreat all feature in our spa menu round-up

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36 Interview

Alexandre Cantin

Canada’s Groupe Nordik wants to open 10 nature spas, focusing on bathing and thermotherapy, by 2027. Katie Barnes talks to its VP of growth and strategy 

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44 Everyone’s talking about

Democratic wellness

Is it incumbent for spas to be more accessible to all socio-economic groups? Kath Hudson asks the industry

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48 Promotional feature

Starpool

Wellness expert, Starpool, is known for offering complete wellness solutions with Italian design flair, enabling operators to create world class treatments and experiences

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52 Tourism

Pole position

Ben Martin explores spa potential in the Arctic and Antarctic

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60 Training

Covering all bases

Resense joins forces with Lobster Ink to create an online training program for multiple spa roles

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64 Promotional feature

Gharieni

Spa equipment innovator, Gharieni, is partnering with leading spas around the world to showcase its products to clients in real world settings, as CEO, Sammy Gharieni, explains

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66 New Opening

Crystal palace

Verena Lasvigne-Fox heads up a gem-themed ‘spa in the sky’ at Four Seasons Philadelphia

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On the Cover: On Groupe Nordik’s plans t to have 10 nature spas by 2027
72 Research

Positive picture

ISPA’s latest US spa study shows continued growth across key metrics and pinpoints CBD and gen Z as trends. Russell Donaldson reports

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76 Promotional feature

Living Earth Crafts

Living Earth Crafts has created a bespoke solution for one of its top clients – a convertible foot massage table. Spa Business meets up with Brian Paris to learn more

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78 Event report

Spa & Wellness Association of Africa conference

Lisa Starr shares her highlights from the SWAA conference in Kenya

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80 Promotional feature

Zimmer MedizinSystems

Rainer Bolsinger, who heads up hotel and spa sales of icelab at Zimmer MedizinSystems, and icelab customer Chenot Group, explain how cryotherapy can be incorporated into your business

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82 Event report

Global Wellness Summit

What were the most significant takeaway points for spa operators at this year’s Global Wellness Summit? Jane Kitchen reports from Singapore

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90 Promotional feature

Biologique Recherche

Biologique Recherche has spent the past 40 years developing technology and products to understand the skin on an individual level. Pierre-Louis Delapalme and Rupert Schmid tell Spa Business about the Parisian brand’s latest innovations

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92 Research

On the move

The global physical activity market is now worth US$828bn according to a new GWI study. But what emerging trends do spas need to know about?

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96 Promotional feature

SpaSoft

The enhanced integration between SpaSoft and multiple PMS systems will help your team save time, remove the possibility of human error and create an elevated guest experience

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98 Software

Monetising

How is software helping spas to navigate e-commerce and further monetise their relationship with clients 

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102 Promotional feature

ISPA

ISPA's The Talent Symposium will be the first of its kind for the spa industry and will focus solely on workforce issues

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105 Product innovation

spa-kit.net

Product and equipment launches

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107 Promotional feature

Comfort Zone

Comfort Zone’s new Sublime Skin additions tackle menopausal skin and hyperpigmentation, says Barbara Gavazzoli

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109 Promotional feature

Ozone Therapy Worldwide

Sandra Bryant, MD and founder of Ozone Therapy Worldwide, explains how spas can benefit from offering PEMF therapy

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111 Promotional feature

Iyashi Dome

Iyashi Dôme has worked on a new partnership with Reebok, as Edgar Hakobyan reports

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116 Research

Finishing touch

Why do people use saunas? A global survey of 480 people finds out

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SB 2019 issue 4
Download PDF
View Turning Pages
Subscribe
Magazine archive
7 Editor's letter

Democratic wellness

To truly flourish, the spa industry needs to step outside its comfort zone and reach out to different markets with new and exciting business models, says Katie Barnes

View in digital edition
View online
14 Letters

Write to reply

Noel Asmar on the launch of her textile recycling initiative

View in digital edition
View online
16 People profile

Larry Ellison

Billionaire Larry Ellison teams up with Andrew Gibson and Kevin Kelly to launch Sensei Retreats

View in digital edition
View online
18 People profile

Karolina Jarzabek

Poland's Karolina Jarzabek becomes the first female to win the Aufguss World Championships

View in digital edition
View online
20 People profile

Julie & Mark Wallace

An Australian couple set up Sarz Sanctuary charity to fund a traumatic grief healing centre 

View in digital edition
View online
22 New Opening

Aman Kyoto

Onsen and forest bathing underpin Aman's third opening in Japan

View in digital edition
View online
23 New Opening

Finch Bay Hotel

Eco-friendly spa opens in the Galapagos Islands

View in digital edition
View online
24 New Opening

Kohler Waters Spa

Kohler Waters Spa splashes out with Chicago property, the fifth in its portfolio 

View in digital edition
View online
25 New Opening

Cabrits Resort & Spa Kempinski

Resense inspired by Dominican wellness at Kempinski's latest Caribbean site 

View in digital edition
View online
26 News


Spa Business highlights the latest global spa industry news 

View in digital edition

30 Spa Programmes

On the menu

Boundary-pushing wellness in Iceland, self-care focus at Devarana and Civana’s equine retreat all feature in our spa menu round-up

View in digital edition
View online
36 Interview

Alexandre Cantin

Canada’s Groupe Nordik wants to open 10 nature spas, focusing on bathing and thermotherapy, by 2027. Katie Barnes talks to its VP of growth and strategy 

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

Democratic wellness

Is it incumbent for spas to be more accessible to all socio-economic groups? Kath Hudson asks the industry

View in digital edition
View online
48 Promotional feature

Starpool

Wellness expert, Starpool, is known for offering complete wellness solutions with Italian design flair, enabling operators to create world class treatments and experiences

View in digital edition
View online
52 Tourism

Pole position

Ben Martin explores spa potential in the Arctic and Antarctic

View in digital edition
View online
60 Training

Covering all bases

Resense joins forces with Lobster Ink to create an online training program for multiple spa roles

View in digital edition
View online
64 Promotional feature

Gharieni

Spa equipment innovator, Gharieni, is partnering with leading spas around the world to showcase its products to clients in real world settings, as CEO, Sammy Gharieni, explains

View in digital edition
View online
66 New Opening

Crystal palace

Verena Lasvigne-Fox heads up a gem-themed ‘spa in the sky’ at Four Seasons Philadelphia

View in digital edition
View online
On the Cover: On Groupe Nordik’s plans t to have 10 nature spas by 2027
72 Research

Positive picture

ISPA’s latest US spa study shows continued growth across key metrics and pinpoints CBD and gen Z as trends. Russell Donaldson reports

View in digital edition
View online
76 Promotional feature

Living Earth Crafts

Living Earth Crafts has created a bespoke solution for one of its top clients – a convertible foot massage table. Spa Business meets up with Brian Paris to learn more

View in digital edition
View online
78 Event report

Spa & Wellness Association of Africa conference

Lisa Starr shares her highlights from the SWAA conference in Kenya

View in digital edition
View online
80 Promotional feature

Zimmer MedizinSystems

Rainer Bolsinger, who heads up hotel and spa sales of icelab at Zimmer MedizinSystems, and icelab customer Chenot Group, explain how cryotherapy can be incorporated into your business

View in digital edition
View online
82 Event report

Global Wellness Summit

What were the most significant takeaway points for spa operators at this year’s Global Wellness Summit? Jane Kitchen reports from Singapore

View in digital edition
View online
90 Promotional feature

Biologique Recherche

Biologique Recherche has spent the past 40 years developing technology and products to understand the skin on an individual level. Pierre-Louis Delapalme and Rupert Schmid tell Spa Business about the Parisian brand’s latest innovations

View in digital edition
View online
92 Research

On the move

The global physical activity market is now worth US$828bn according to a new GWI study. But what emerging trends do spas need to know about?

View in digital edition
View online
96 Promotional feature

SpaSoft

The enhanced integration between SpaSoft and multiple PMS systems will help your team save time, remove the possibility of human error and create an elevated guest experience

View in digital edition
View online
98 Software

Monetising

How is software helping spas to navigate e-commerce and further monetise their relationship with clients 

View in digital edition
View online
102 Promotional feature

ISPA

ISPA's The Talent Symposium will be the first of its kind for the spa industry and will focus solely on workforce issues

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

Comfort Zone

Comfort Zone’s new Sublime Skin additions tackle menopausal skin and hyperpigmentation, says Barbara Gavazzoli

View in digital edition
View online
109 Promotional feature

Ozone Therapy Worldwide

Sandra Bryant, MD and founder of Ozone Therapy Worldwide, explains how spas can benefit from offering PEMF therapy

View in digital edition
View online
111 Promotional feature

Iyashi Dome

Iyashi Dôme has worked on a new partnership with Reebok, as Edgar Hakobyan reports

View in digital edition
View online
116 Research

Finishing touch

Why do people use saunas? A global survey of 480 people finds out

View in digital edition
View online
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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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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...]

Ritz Carlton co-founder joins Frontline Summit 2020 as keynote speaker
Frontline work has never been more important and frontline workers are the largest class of workers on the planet, as well as the most impactful group on the experience customers get. [more...]
COMPANY PROFILES
Biologique Recherche

The company’s R&D team is driven to bring the latest unique products into the market. The most rec [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

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

Beauty Forum

Palais des Congrès, Paris‎, France
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