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SB 2022 issue 3
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7 Editor's letter

Salus per natura

Although great buildings lie at the heart of the spa and wellness experience, operators are turning to nature to deliver healing journeys, says Liz Terry

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12 Spa People

Thierry Malleret

We talk to the economist behind Monthly Barometer about key trends emerging in the wellness sector, such as a greater connection with nature

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16 Spa People

Verena Lasvigne

The founder of VLF Spa Consulting shares her learnings from a career running spas on three continents

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20 Spa People

Kim Weller

The wellbeing director of Banyan Tree tells us about the rollout of the company's new brand, Veya – for mind/body wellness

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25 Spa Business news

Latest from the global spa and wellness industry

Kate Moss enters the wellness market; Miraval Life in Balance Spa launches in California and Claridge's unveils its first spa inspired by Japanese temples

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30 New opening

Helvetia

We dive into ancient Roman bathing traditions at the recently opened urban wellness spa in Florence, Italy

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32 New opening

Loisium Spa

A look at the new luxurious spa situated at the heart of France's celebrated Champagne region

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34 Interview

Neil Jacobs

The CEO of Six Senses talks about creating an eco-system around the brand to deliver hotels, clubs, residential, offices and resorts

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46 Sponsored

Comfort Zone: Beauty, ethics & regeneration

Comfort Zone has partnered with the famous Rodale Institute to support soil health, biodiversity protection and decarbonisation through regenerative organic agriculture

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48 Project preview

Next gen wellness

We take our first look at Tulah, the new clinical wellness retreat brand about to make its debut in Kerala, India, and speak to its CEO

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50 Menu engineering

At your service

Get inspired by the latest wellness treatments, programmes and services

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54 Sponsored

GM Collin: A passion for innovation

Continuous R&D and evaluation is the foundation of GM Collin’s approach to creating effective skincare products

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56 ISPA Research

Rate of recovery

Russell Donaldson digs deeper into ISPA's 2022 US Spa Industry Study and considers the industry's resurgence since the end of pandemic lockdowns

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62 Sponsored

Gharieni: Delivering results

Innovation is the hallmark of Gharieni experiences, meeting the rapidly evolving needs of wellness seekers within the spa and wellness environment

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66 New opening

Lanserhof Sylt

Lisa Starr reports on the industry's eagerly awaited wellness experience – nestled within sand dunes on the German island of Sylt

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On the cover: "We're approaching the realisation of a Six Senses ecosystem"
72 First person

Thoughtful luxury

Susie Ellis shares her thoughts on her Lanserhof Sylt experience

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74 Healing

Emotional rescue

As people increasingly seek support for their emotional wellbeing, Jane Kitchen talks to the operators who are digging deeper to deliver genuine transformation

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84 Promotion

TechnoAlpin: Powerful contrast

Spa clients can enjoy super-cool relaxation and pain-relief at Sächsische Staatsbäder in Bad Brambach thanks to a TechnoAlpin SnowRoom

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86 Concept

Soneva Soul

The CEO and co-founder of Soneva, Sonu Shivdasani, talks about the philosophy behind the company's new wellness concept, Soneva Soul

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92 Sponsored

Art of Cryo: Next level cryo

Art of Cryo is combining cryotherapy and well-tech to elevate and enhance the traditional cryotherapy experience

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94 First person

Berkley Springs

Mary Bemis experiences the spa town that has been a bastion of the US thermal bathing traditions for centuries

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98 Spa software

Driving retail sales

We take a look at the software solutions that are helping spas to automate their sales and marketing and grow revenues

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107 spa-kit.net

Product innovations

New product and service launches and specifier insights

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109 Promotion

Sothys: Nature as inspiration

Home-grown ingredients and a commitment to sustainability lie at the heart of the Sothys brand, says Christian Mas

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113 Promotion

Premier Software: Taking bookings efficiently is critical

Premier Software and onejourney have joined forces to streamline online booking, says Lisa Buttle

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114 Spa Business

Directory

Easy-access contacts for your purchasing needs, with more online at www.spabusiness.com

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116 Finishing Touch

Sugary diet alters gut microbiome

A study shows how sugar consumption disrupts the gut microbiota, leading to increased risk of metabolic conditions

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FEATURED SUPPLIERS

Discover the ultimate body care experience – introducing Comfort Zone's Tranquillity™ Body Scrub and Tranquillity™ Scrub Spa Ritual
Renowned B Corp skincare and spa brand Comfort Zone is enhancing its iconic aromatherapy body range with a new inclusion: the Tranquillity™ Body Scrub. [more...]

Sustainability at its best: Fashionizer Spa unveils new Kinthia robe
No luxury spa guest experience is complete without a warm welcome and a luxurious robe. Fashionizer Spa knows this better than anyone and has recently unveiled its latest sustainable offering – the Kinthia gown. [more...]
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SB 2022 issue 3
Download PDF
View digital edition
Subscribe
Magazine archive
7 Editor's letter

Salus per natura

Although great buildings lie at the heart of the spa and wellness experience, operators are turning to nature to deliver healing journeys, says Liz Terry

View in digital edition
View online
12 Spa People

Thierry Malleret

We talk to the economist behind Monthly Barometer about key trends emerging in the wellness sector, such as a greater connection with nature

View in digital edition
View online
16 Spa People

Verena Lasvigne

The founder of VLF Spa Consulting shares her learnings from a career running spas on three continents

View in digital edition
View online
20 Spa People

Kim Weller

The wellbeing director of Banyan Tree tells us about the rollout of the company's new brand, Veya – for mind/body wellness

View in digital edition
View online
25 Spa Business news

Latest from the global spa and wellness industry

Kate Moss enters the wellness market; Miraval Life in Balance Spa launches in California and Claridge's unveils its first spa inspired by Japanese temples

View in digital edition

30 New opening

Helvetia

We dive into ancient Roman bathing traditions at the recently opened urban wellness spa in Florence, Italy

View in digital edition
View online
32 New opening

Loisium Spa

A look at the new luxurious spa situated at the heart of France's celebrated Champagne region

View in digital edition
View online
34 Interview

Neil Jacobs

The CEO of Six Senses talks about creating an eco-system around the brand to deliver hotels, clubs, residential, offices and resorts

View in digital edition
View online
46 Sponsored

Comfort Zone: Beauty, ethics & regeneration

Comfort Zone has partnered with the famous Rodale Institute to support soil health, biodiversity protection and decarbonisation through regenerative organic agriculture

View in digital edition
View online
48 Project preview

Next gen wellness

We take our first look at Tulah, the new clinical wellness retreat brand about to make its debut in Kerala, India, and speak to its CEO

View in digital edition
View online
50 Menu engineering

At your service

Get inspired by the latest wellness treatments, programmes and services

View in digital edition
View online
54 Sponsored

GM Collin: A passion for innovation

Continuous R&D and evaluation is the foundation of GM Collin’s approach to creating effective skincare products

View in digital edition
View online
56 ISPA Research

Rate of recovery

Russell Donaldson digs deeper into ISPA's 2022 US Spa Industry Study and considers the industry's resurgence since the end of pandemic lockdowns

View in digital edition
View online
62 Sponsored

Gharieni: Delivering results

Innovation is the hallmark of Gharieni experiences, meeting the rapidly evolving needs of wellness seekers within the spa and wellness environment

View in digital edition
View online
66 New opening

Lanserhof Sylt

Lisa Starr reports on the industry's eagerly awaited wellness experience – nestled within sand dunes on the German island of Sylt

View in digital edition
View online
On the cover: "We're approaching the realisation of a Six Senses ecosystem"
72 First person

Thoughtful luxury

Susie Ellis shares her thoughts on her Lanserhof Sylt experience

View in digital edition
View online
74 Healing

Emotional rescue

As people increasingly seek support for their emotional wellbeing, Jane Kitchen talks to the operators who are digging deeper to deliver genuine transformation

View in digital edition
View online
84 Promotion

TechnoAlpin: Powerful contrast

Spa clients can enjoy super-cool relaxation and pain-relief at Sächsische Staatsbäder in Bad Brambach thanks to a TechnoAlpin SnowRoom

View in digital edition
View online
86 Concept

Soneva Soul

The CEO and co-founder of Soneva, Sonu Shivdasani, talks about the philosophy behind the company's new wellness concept, Soneva Soul

View in digital edition
View online
92 Sponsored

Art of Cryo: Next level cryo

Art of Cryo is combining cryotherapy and well-tech to elevate and enhance the traditional cryotherapy experience

View in digital edition
View online
94 First person

Berkley Springs

Mary Bemis experiences the spa town that has been a bastion of the US thermal bathing traditions for centuries

View in digital edition
View online
98 Spa software

Driving retail sales

We take a look at the software solutions that are helping spas to automate their sales and marketing and grow revenues

View in digital edition
View online
107 spa-kit.net

Product innovations

New product and service launches and specifier insights

View in digital edition

109 Promotion

Sothys: Nature as inspiration

Home-grown ingredients and a commitment to sustainability lie at the heart of the Sothys brand, says Christian Mas

View in digital edition
View online
113 Promotion

Premier Software: Taking bookings efficiently is critical

Premier Software and onejourney have joined forces to streamline online booking, says Lisa Buttle

View in digital edition
View online
114 Spa Business

Directory

Easy-access contacts for your purchasing needs, with more online at www.spabusiness.com

View in digital edition

116 Finishing Touch

Sugary diet alters gut microbiome

A study shows how sugar consumption disrupts the gut microbiota, leading to increased risk of metabolic conditions

View in digital edition
View online
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Therme appoints UK CEO as £250m Therme Manchester gets planning approval
Therme Group has received planning permission to build the UK’s first city-based wellbeing resort, Therme Manchester, after a four-year journey.
Mental health now the 'main motivation for exercise'
Improved mental health is now a stronger motivation for Brits to exercise than staying in shape.
World Health Organization reports on 'devastating impact' of high blood pressure – calls for physical activity to be used as prevention
The World Health Organization (WHO) has published its first-ever report on the "devastating global impact" of high blood pressure, along with recommendations on the ways to win the race against the condition.
Demand for wellness tours and retreats is ramping up reports WeTravel survey
Wellness travel is one of the fastest-growing tourism segments globally and was most recently valued at US$436 billion (£349.8 billion, €407 billion) by the Global Wellness Institute.
Soneva’s new hospitality concept Soneva Secret launching January 2024
Soneva will open a new US$40 million (£32.1 million, €37.4 million) resort in the Maldives’ secluded Haa Dhaalu atoll on 10 January 2024.
Ensana to branch into Bulgaria this October with seaside wellness resort
European health spa hotel operator Ensana has announced plans to operate its first Bulgarian location this October.
ESPA promotes Samantha Ashton to director of spa for UK & Ireland
Samantha Ashton has stepped up to a new role as director of spa UK & Ireland at UK-based global spa and wellbeing brand ESPA.
Specific types of physical activity, diet and lifestyle promote powerful reasoning skills in young children
Children who take part in organised physical activity or sport over their first two school years, while also having better diets and spending more time reading have more powerful reasoning skills than peers who don't have the benefit of these kinds of support or engagement.
Rancho La Puerta names Eliezer Quiñones new general manager
Iconic wellness and fitness destination Rancho La Puerta is under new leadership with the appointment of Eliezer Quiñones as new general manager.
Aman names Maria Sharapova global wellness ambassador and secures US$360 million from UAE investors
Former world number one tennis player Maria Sharapova has entered into a multi-year partnership to become Aman’s first-ever global wellness ambassador.
Serotonin Centers opens new longevity club in Orlando and reveals US expansion plans
US longevity franchise Serotonin Centers has expanded its footprint with a second Florida location in Winter Park. The brand will open three additional private member clubs in Orlando within the next year.
New designs unveiled for Therme Canada Ontario Place and Therme Manchester
Therme Canada has released a newly evolved project design for its West Island of Ontario Place destination. The facility will deliver Therme Group's signature year-round family-friendly destination attraction concept alongside four more acres of public parkland.
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FEATURED SUPPLIERS

Discover the ultimate body care experience – introducing Comfort Zone's Tranquillity™ Body Scrub and Tranquillity™ Scrub Spa Ritual
Renowned B Corp skincare and spa brand Comfort Zone is enhancing its iconic aromatherapy body range with a new inclusion: the Tranquillity™ Body Scrub. [more...]

Sustainability at its best: Fashionizer Spa unveils new Kinthia robe
No luxury spa guest experience is complete without a warm welcome and a luxurious robe. Fashionizer Spa knows this better than anyone and has recently unveiled its latest sustainable offering – the Kinthia gown. [more...]
+ More featured suppliers  
COMPANY PROFILES
Barr + Wray Ltd

Being able to create award-winning spas, offering a full interior design package and a technical a [more...]
+ More profiles  
CATALOGUE GALLERY
+ More catalogues  

DIRECTORY
+ More directory  
DIARY

 

26-29 Sep 2023

SPATEC North America

Eau Palm Beach , Manalapan, United States
04-06 Oct 2023

27th European Spas Congress

Karlovy Vary , Czech Republic
+ More diary  
 


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