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“People don’t care what you do, they care why you do it.” Using that philosophy from Simon Sinek, this panel of experts from Trilogy Spa Holdings shared important tips to help spas make their retail spaces more personal and meaningful and to create curiosity with their displays.
“Every spa should have a ‘hot spot’ when you first walk in—an area that demands your attention, makes you stop and find out more,” Ingrid Middaugh advised. She also shared the value of knowing your competition. Her location in Vail, Colorado, is within a block of hundreds of shops in a major shopping area. “I go to every one of the spas in my area to see what they’re selling. I look at what’s on sale—what’s not selling for them—so I’m not going to carry them because they’re not working,” Ingrid said. “We have to keep our focus on What is wellness? and What is the theme of our spa?