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Time to shine

As spas reach peak revenues, now’s the time for our industry to act as a catalyst in working out how we measure the impact of an experience and the ‘return on wellness’ says Spa Business' editor Katie Barnes

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There’s a movement away from minimalist spas, says Beverley Bayes

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14 Spa People

Alejandro Bataller

Sha vice president on why now is the right time for the Spanish destination spa to embark on an international rollout

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16 Spa People

Matt Sykes

Tourism consultant Matt Sykes proposes a bathing trail in Victoria, Australia connecting 50 locations and businesses

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18 Spa People

Lizzi Larbalestier

Blue health coach Lizzi Larbalestier says spas could use water in so many more ways in their services and programmes

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20 Spa People

Benjamin Bernet & Justin Guilbert

A US marketing duo launch a skincare line to meet the needs of soldiers stationed in the harshest environments

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22 New Openings

Arctic Bath Hotel and Spa

Bathe under the midnight sun in Sweden’s new floating hotel and spa

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24 New Opening

Raffles Hotel spa

Iconic Raffles Singapore reopens with spa and gem treatments

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25 New Openings

Korean mountain spa

Kim Jong Un opens North Korean hot springs spa resort

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28 News

Latest news

Spa news from around the world

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32 News report

CBRE’s US hotel spa research

Spa department revenues in US hotels have risen by 4.8 per cent, according to the latest study from CBRE

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34 Spa Programmes

On the menu

Fake funerals for enlightenment, spinal alignment and HRT for men feature in our programming pages

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38 Interview

Mia Kyricos

Hyatt’s head of wellbeing talks to Katie Barnes about global strategies and exclusive partnerships

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44 Everyone’s talking about

UN Sustainable Development Goals

What are Sustainable Development goals and how do they apply to spas? Spa Business asks the industry

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48 Promotional feature

TechnoAlpin

If you want to deliver a hot and cold experience as part of your wellness programme, adding a snowroom will introduce a delightful and more gentle form of cold therapy, as Sara Brenninger explains

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52 Trends

Spa Foresight™

Climate emergency, gen alpha and brain optimisation are among Spa Business’ latest trend predictions

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60 Promotional feature

The Wellness

Investing in children’s facilities gives a spa and wellness offering a competitive edge, as well as helping the next generation achieve their potential, explains Mohammed Ibrahim, CEO of industry design and consultancy practice, The Wellness

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On the Cover: Paving a worldwide path for wellness at Hyatt
62 Event report

Global Thermal Think Tank, China

Hot spring owners and stakeholders gather in China and Japan to hear the latest sector news. Spa Business reports

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66 Promotional feature

RKF Luxury Linen

As a symbol of luxury, innovation and quality in the world of spa and hospitality, much of RKF Luxury Linen’s success comes from its highly client-centric design process, says CEO Riadh Bouaziz

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68 First person

Molitor Spa by Clarins

Spa Business dips into the historic Parisian lido and its eye-catching art deco spa

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72 Promotional feature

Zimmer MedizinSysteme

It’s icelab’s reliability and profitability that makes it stand out in the market, says sales manager Benjamin Bäurle

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74 New Opening

Alpine energy

Jane Kitchen visits Lefay Dolomiti, the second destination for the Italian group that has spa and wellness at its core

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80 Event report

Spa & Wellness International Congress, Azerbaijan

What are the spa trends and issues in Russian speaking countries? Spa Business attends SWIC to find out

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82 Promotional feature

Matrix

The Glass House, in Essex, has been designed from scratch and built by industry experts from the ground up. It’s a visionary retreat, with an all-inclusive approach to detoxing, health and wellness

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84 Design

Heat of the moment

From giant golden eggs and converted ski lifts to rustic, hand-crafted huts, we showcase the latest in heat experience design and innovations

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94 Promotional feature

Comfort Zone

Davines Group has made a commitment to operating sustainably in all aspects of its business, to lead the way for customers and collaborators

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96 Software

Hyper personalisation

How is spa software helping operators to deliver ultra personal services?

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101 Product Innovation

spa-kit.net

Product and equipment launches

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105 Promotional feature

Spa Vision

Collaboration is the key to Spa Vision’s success, says Susan Auld

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110 Research

Finishing touch

Thinking of sadness as a person can reduce its effects, says a new study

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SB 2020 issue 1
Download PDF
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Magazine archive
7 Editor's letter

Time to shine

As spas reach peak revenues, now’s the time for our industry to act as a catalyst in working out how we measure the impact of an experience and the ‘return on wellness’ says Spa Business' editor Katie Barnes

View in digital edition
View online
13 Letters

Write to reply

There’s a movement away from minimalist spas, says Beverley Bayes

View in digital edition
View online
14 Spa People

Alejandro Bataller

Sha vice president on why now is the right time for the Spanish destination spa to embark on an international rollout

View in digital edition
View online
16 Spa People

Matt Sykes

Tourism consultant Matt Sykes proposes a bathing trail in Victoria, Australia connecting 50 locations and businesses

View in digital edition
View online
18 Spa People

Lizzi Larbalestier

Blue health coach Lizzi Larbalestier says spas could use water in so many more ways in their services and programmes

View in digital edition
View online
20 Spa People

Benjamin Bernet & Justin Guilbert

A US marketing duo launch a skincare line to meet the needs of soldiers stationed in the harshest environments

View in digital edition
View online
22 New Openings

Arctic Bath Hotel and Spa

Bathe under the midnight sun in Sweden’s new floating hotel and spa

View in digital edition
View online
24 New Opening

Raffles Hotel spa

Iconic Raffles Singapore reopens with spa and gem treatments

View in digital edition
View online
25 New Openings

Korean mountain spa

Kim Jong Un opens North Korean hot springs spa resort

View in digital edition
View online
28 News

Latest news

Spa news from around the world

View in digital edition

32 News report

CBRE’s US hotel spa research

Spa department revenues in US hotels have risen by 4.8 per cent, according to the latest study from CBRE

View in digital edition
View online
34 Spa Programmes

On the menu

Fake funerals for enlightenment, spinal alignment and HRT for men feature in our programming pages

View in digital edition
View online
38 Interview

Mia Kyricos

Hyatt’s head of wellbeing talks to Katie Barnes about global strategies and exclusive partnerships

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

UN Sustainable Development Goals

What are Sustainable Development goals and how do they apply to spas? Spa Business asks the industry

View in digital edition
View online
48 Promotional feature

TechnoAlpin

If you want to deliver a hot and cold experience as part of your wellness programme, adding a snowroom will introduce a delightful and more gentle form of cold therapy, as Sara Brenninger explains

View in digital edition
View online
52 Trends

Spa Foresight™

Climate emergency, gen alpha and brain optimisation are among Spa Business’ latest trend predictions

View in digital edition
View online
60 Promotional feature

The Wellness

Investing in children’s facilities gives a spa and wellness offering a competitive edge, as well as helping the next generation achieve their potential, explains Mohammed Ibrahim, CEO of industry design and consultancy practice, The Wellness

View in digital edition
View online
On the Cover: Paving a worldwide path for wellness at Hyatt
62 Event report

Global Thermal Think Tank, China

Hot spring owners and stakeholders gather in China and Japan to hear the latest sector news. Spa Business reports

View in digital edition
View online
66 Promotional feature

RKF Luxury Linen

As a symbol of luxury, innovation and quality in the world of spa and hospitality, much of RKF Luxury Linen’s success comes from its highly client-centric design process, says CEO Riadh Bouaziz

View in digital edition
View online
68 First person

Molitor Spa by Clarins

Spa Business dips into the historic Parisian lido and its eye-catching art deco spa

View in digital edition
View online
72 Promotional feature

Zimmer MedizinSysteme

It’s icelab’s reliability and profitability that makes it stand out in the market, says sales manager Benjamin Bäurle

View in digital edition
View online
74 New Opening

Alpine energy

Jane Kitchen visits Lefay Dolomiti, the second destination for the Italian group that has spa and wellness at its core

View in digital edition
View online
80 Event report

Spa & Wellness International Congress, Azerbaijan

What are the spa trends and issues in Russian speaking countries? Spa Business attends SWIC to find out

View in digital edition
View online
82 Promotional feature

Matrix

The Glass House, in Essex, has been designed from scratch and built by industry experts from the ground up. It’s a visionary retreat, with an all-inclusive approach to detoxing, health and wellness

View in digital edition
View online
84 Design

Heat of the moment

From giant golden eggs and converted ski lifts to rustic, hand-crafted huts, we showcase the latest in heat experience design and innovations

View in digital edition
View online
94 Promotional feature

Comfort Zone

Davines Group has made a commitment to operating sustainably in all aspects of its business, to lead the way for customers and collaborators

View in digital edition
View online
96 Software

Hyper personalisation

How is spa software helping operators to deliver ultra personal services?

View in digital edition
View online
101 Product Innovation

spa-kit.net

Product and equipment launches

View in digital edition
View online
105 Promotional feature

Spa Vision

Collaboration is the key to Spa Vision’s success, says Susan Auld

View in digital edition
View online
110 Research

Finishing touch

Thinking of sadness as a person can reduce its effects, says a new study

View in digital edition
View online
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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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With a mission to drive consumer awareness, Hydrafacial, the advanced aesthetic technology company, now has a permanent home in the heart of central London. [more...]

Professional skincare and haircare products by Urb’n Nature
Urb’n Nature is known for supporting healthy, radiant and supple skin through its eco- conscious cruelty-free spa products – free from silicone, microplastics, synthetic preservatives and fragrances. [more...]
+ More featured suppliers  
COMPANY PROFILES
Curry Spa Consulting

Curry Spa Consulting has been providing clients in the high-end and luxury hospitality sector with s [more...]
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CATALOGUE GALLERY
+ More catalogues  

VIDEO GALLERY

Book4time at ISPA 2022 in Las Vegas
Book4time had a blast catching up with spa and wellness industry leaders at ISPA 2022 in Las Vegas. It was a joy catching up with current clients and being able to meet face to face with buyers looking for a new spa software solution. 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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