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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

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13 Letters

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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 | Mia Kyricos: 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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Advanced regeneration technology: enhance your skin's future with myLEDmask by myBlend
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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 | Mia Kyricos: 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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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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IDEA® Health & Fitness Association partners with CoverMe Fitness to deliver real-world solutions for fitness professionals across the globe
IDEA® Health & Fitness Association and CoverMe Fitness are proud to announce a strategic partnership to address some of the biggest challenges facing fitness professionals and the industry at large, which will launch at IDEA® World Convention in the US this week. [more...]

Advanced regeneration technology: enhance your skin's future with myLEDmask by myBlend
MyBlend’s innovative myLEDmask is the result of years of meticulous research and development in photobiomodulation, phototherapy and laser techniques by Dr Olivier Courtin and his team of experts. [more...]
+ More featured suppliers  
COMPANY PROFILES
Lemi Group

Lemi Group designs and produces treatment tables, chairs and multi-functional furniture and equipmen [more...]
+ More profiles  
CATALOGUE GALLERY
+ More catalogues  

DIRECTORY
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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
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