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Seth Godin leads ISPA masterclass on how spas can optimise their marketing strategy

10 May 2021
Marketing guru and New York Times best-selling author Seth Godin kicked off ISPA’s Stronger Together Summit today (10 May) with an insightful keynote Power Session about the benefits of using creative, remarkable thinking to transform spa businesses' ideas and practices. [read more]
Marketing guru and New York Times best-selling author Seth Godin ... [read more]

Sha debuts new programme to support long-COVID recovery

07 May 2021
Sha Wellness Clinic's latest programme targets those suffering with long-term symptoms of COVID-19 – a syndrome clinically referred to as long-COVID. [read more]
Sha Wellness Clinic's latest programme targets those suffering with long-term ... [read more]

Iceland's new Sky Lagoon has been inspired by native bathing culture

06 May 2021
Attractions and hospitality brand Pursuit has launched Sky Lagoon, a relaxing and restorative geothermal retreat just outside of Reykjavik, situated against the striking backdrop of the North Atlantic Ocean. [read more]
Attractions and hospitality brand Pursuit has launched Sky Lagoon, a ... [read more]

Celebrity Cruises partners with Gwyneth Paltrow for exclusive goop wellness concept

04 May 2021
Actress, entrepreneur and founder of lifestyle brand goop Gwyneth Paltrow has been appointed wellbeing advisor for cruise operator Celebrity Cruises. [read more]
Actress, entrepreneur and founder of lifestyle brand goop Gwyneth Paltrow ... [read more]

Therme Group announces cultural collaboration to develop native forests at global wellbeing resorts

30 Apr 2021
Therme Group’s Therme Art branch has unveiled a global partnership with SUGi, a platform passionate about community-driven rewilding. [read more]
Therme Group’s Therme Art branch has unveiled a global partnership ... [read more]

Luxury eco-resort and TCM spa realised with 3D-printing opens on Mozambican island

29 Apr 2021
Luxury eco-resort Kisawa Sanctuary has launched with a soft opening on Mozambique's subtropical island of Benguerra, complete with a Natural Wellness Centre inspired by Mozambican dwellings. [read more]
Luxury eco-resort Kisawa Sanctuary has launched with a soft opening ... [read more]

Mark Wahlberg joins Power Plate as stakeholder and brand ambassador

28 Apr 2021
Actor Mark Wahlberg has officially joined Power Plate as an investor in parent company, Performance Health Systems and brand ambassador for the product. He will also consult on strategy, product and programming development. [read more]
Actor Mark Wahlberg has officially joined Power Plate as an ... [read more]

Rosewood to expand APAC footprint with first Japanese resort and spa

28 Apr 2021
Rosewood Hotels and Resorts will debut in Japan in 2024 in a destination acclaimed for its exquisite beaches and vibrant marine life. [read more]
Rosewood Hotels and Resorts will debut in Japan in 2024 ... [read more]

Steve Schwartz announces the sale of Midtown Health Management

27 Apr 2021
Steven Schwartz, CEO of Midtown Athletic Clubs, has announced the sale of the company's Midtown Health Management division to contract management specialist, HealthFitness [read more]
Steven Schwartz, CEO of Midtown Athletic Clubs, has announced the ... [read more]

Banyan Tree's kicks off global rollout of new Wellbeing Sanctuary concept

27 Apr 2021
In response to the global reevaluation of wellbeing, Banyan Tree has extended its flexible and personalisable wellness concept – Banyan Tree Wellbeing Sanctuaries. [read more]
In response to the global reevaluation of wellbeing, Banyan Tree ... [read more]

WTS’ health and mental wellness platform honoured with ISPA Innovation award

22 Apr 2021
Spa consultancy and management firm WTS International has received an ISPA Innovation Award for its LifeStart on Demand platform, following its acquisition of corporate fitness and amenity management services provider LifeStart in November 2020. [read more]
Spa consultancy and management firm WTS International has received an ... [read more]

Medical wellness memberships launch at Colorado’s Strata Integrated Wellness Spa

22 Apr 2021
Strata Integrated Wellness Spa at Garden of the Gods Resort and Club, Colorado, has devised five new scientifically driven and evidence-based Wellness Concierge Medical Memberships. [read more]
Strata Integrated Wellness Spa at Garden of the Gods Resort ... [read more]

Vast medi-wellness retreat to open in leafy Italian countryside backed by Forte Village CEO

21 Apr 2021
Located on an ancient hilltop in a private eight-hectare park in Italy, Palazzo Fiuggi Wellness Medical Retreat will open in May 2021. [read more]
Located on an ancient hilltop in a private eight-hectare park ... [read more]

SSA launches #SpaWasteNotChallenge to inspire global spa teams to embrace sustainability

21 Apr 2021
The Sustainable Spa Association (SSA) has partnered with sustainability specialist Stephanie Hodgson from MeettheFiveR’s to help global spas understand the importance of a circular economy. [read more]
The Sustainable Spa Association (SSA) has partnered with sustainability specialist ... [read more]

The Farm at San Benito curates mental health and pain management programmes

19 Apr 2021
Holistic medical wellness resort The Farm at San Benito has launched new retreats at its tropical eco-retreat in the Philippines to target pain and mental health concerns. [read more]
Holistic medical wellness resort The Farm at San Benito has ... [read more]

Premedion to open integrative health and wellbeing retreat in Middle Eastern wildlife oasis

16 Apr 2021
In August 2021, an authentic Middle Eastern retreat named Zoya Wellbeing & Health Resort Zoya at Al Zorah will open in Ajman, UAE, developed and operated by Premedion; an international spa consultancy and management company with expertise in wellbeing, fitness and health. [read more]
In August 2021, an authentic Middle Eastern retreat named Zoya ... [read more]

Sauna trance: art and sauna bathing collide at mesmerising new Tokyo art exhibition

15 Apr 2021
Global art collective teamLab has combined art and sauna to offer an immersive exhibition in Roppongi, Tokyo, called teamLab & TikTok, teamLab Reconnect: Art with Rinkan Sauna Roppongi. [read more]
Global art collective teamLab has combined art and sauna to ... [read more]

Miraval promotes Anthony Duggan to group area vice president

14 Apr 2021
GM of Miraval Austin, Anthony Duggan, has been appointed area vice president of Miraval Group and its three award-winning wellness resorts – Miraval Arizona, Miraval Austin and Miraval Berkshires. [read more]
GM of Miraval Austin, Anthony Duggan, has been appointed area ... [read more]

ISPA celebrates creativity and reveals 2021 ISPA Innovate Awards winners

13 Apr 2021
The International Spa Association (ISPA) has named 12 winners of the 2021 ISPA Innovate Awards. [read more]
The International Spa Association (ISPA) has named 12 winners of ... [read more]

Sonal Uberoi launches new book showcasing why hospitality must capitalise on wellness assets

12 Apr 2021
Industry figure and founder of Spa Balance Consulting Sonal Uberoi has penned a new book, named The Wellness Asset: How wellness can transform and future-proof your hotel. [read more]
Industry figure and founder of Spa Balance Consulting Sonal Uberoi ... [read more]
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