Applying Local Strategy

Applying Local Strategy

Interview with Joy Tsang, General Manager of Joy Plus International Group
Training and Service, the Soul of a Brand

Training and Service, the Soul of a Brand

Interview with Ryan Lin, Director of Business Development at Biologique Recherche
How Important is “Service”?

How Important is “Service”?

Service quality refers to the most basic and consistent service levels that are required to meet the present and potential demands of target customers. SpaChina conducted phone interviews with 100 spa customers aged from 28-45 in Beijing, Shanghai, Hangzhou, Chengdu and Shenzhen to determine the importance of service in the spa industry. By Fifi Kao
Glories of the Portuguese Empire

Glories of the Portuguese Empire

Come to Portugal to experience the long lasting history of The Age of Uncharted Oceans, remarkable harbors, splendid delicacies, and the unique charm of exotic wine culture, as well as unparalleled sunshine and beaches
Wellness and China

Wellness and China

As an especially hot topic globally at the moment, the wellness industry is experiencing a sea change and has affected the global spa industry. But what does it really mean for China? By Sue Harmsworth, Founder & Chairperson of ESPA International
The Perfect Detox Diet

The Perfect Detox Diet

We all are worried about heavy metals and mercury in what we consume. Here are some thoughts on how a detox diet can help you purge your body of the nasty stuff
The March of Chi

The March of Chi

How the world’s best spa brands are introducing good chi into their wellness offerings. By Judy Chapman
Paths towards Happiness and Wellness

Paths towards Happiness and Wellness

Interview with Buathon Thienarrom, Founder of Sukkasart Institute of Healing Arts
Today’s International College for Tomorrow’s Industry Leaders

Today’s International College for Tomorrow’s Industry Leaders

Interview with Ms. Chik Lai Ping, Vice President of Spa Division at YTL Hotels

Localizing Aromatherapist Training

Interview with Sally Sun, President of Dalian Cobase Professional Training School
Learning Amid Self-Healing

Learning Amid Self-Healing

Interview with Luo Qing, Founder of Beijing Organic Life Business Consultants Co., Ltd.
Filling the Talent Gap

Filling the Talent Gap

Interview with Sonia Tatar, CEO of Les Roches International School of Hotel Management Worldwide
The Well-Trained Path to Success

The Well-Trained Path to Success

Numerous costs are associated with spa training investment. But when looking deeper, the results are more than valid
The Wisdom of People Management

The Wisdom of People Management

Learning people management is a vital step towards a successful business. By WTS International
Spa Education in China

Spa Education in China

100% of spa personnel desire further training to gain better mastery of specialized skills and professional knowledge. By Fifi Kao
Korean Natural Healing Sanctuary

Korean Natural Healing Sanctuary

Having introduced the concepts of relaxation and healing into Korea, Healience is a Nature-friendly retreat with comprehensive facilities and systems – a land for pursuing wellness
Enjoy Banyan Tree Club & Spa Seoul

Enjoy Banyan Tree Club & Spa Seoul

Escape the hectic bustle and step into an idyllic world
Korean Medical and Wellness Tourism

Korean Medical and Wellness Tourism

With the launch of “China Tourism Year”, Korea wants to dip its toes in the China market through “Sino-Korean Tourism Year”

Aging and Longevity

According to the Chinese classic, The Guide of How to Keep Healthy for the Elderly, aging always leads to hypofunction, which means the main physiological result of aging is the hypofunction of internal organs as well as the degeneration of human body
Turn Your Light Off at Night

Turn Your Light Off at Night

Research shows that people who burn the midnight oil usually suffer damage to their immune system. This article briefly introduces the research results of immunologist Lora Hooper