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December 15, 2016

Scientific Study Shows How Meditation Helps Rebuild the Brain

An eight-week study conducted by Harvard researchers at Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH) provided scientific evidence that meditation can help rebuild the brain’s grey matter in eight weeks.

January 2015 Snapshot Survey – Quarterly Performance

December 13, 2016

Topic of focus – Quarterly Performance

When asked what the gross revenue change from fourth quarter of 2014 compared to the same period of 2013, 31 percent of all spas saw a 1 – 9 percent increase in revenue closely followed by 30 percent who saw 10 – 19 percent increase.

January 2016 Snapshot Survey – Quarterly Performance

December 13, 2016

Topic of focus – Quarterly Performance

In regards to gross revenue change for the fourth quarter of 2015, 75 percent of ISPA spa members reported some level of increase over the same quarter of 2014.

January 2017 Snapshot Survey – Quarterly Performance

April 5, 2017

Topic of focus – Quarterly Performance

Overall, respondent data for the survey reflects growth in several areas. Among ISPA member spa respondents, 78 percent experienced an increase in gross revenue for the fourth quarter of 2016 compared to the fourth quarter of 2015.

January 2018 Snapshot Survey – Quarterly Performance

March 6, 2018

Topic of focus – Quarterly Performance

Growth continued overall for spa respondents in the fourth quarter of 2017 compared to the fourth quarter of 2016. The majority of spa respondents, 77 percent, had a positive gross revenue change when comparing these quarters, with 20 percent of resort/hotel spa respondents reporting a gross revenue increase between 20 and 50 percent. Similarly, the majority of resource partner respondents, 87 percent, had a positive gross revenue change over this time period.

January 2019 Snapshot Survey — Quarterly Performance

February 20, 2019

Topic of focus – Quarterly Performance

The spa industry’s growth continued in the fourth quarter of 2018 as the majority of spa respondents reported an increase in gross revenue change for the fourth quarter of 2018 compared to that of 2017 (72 percent).

January 2020 Snapshot Survey — Quarterly Performance

November 6, 2019

The January Snapshot Survey provides a look at both spa and resource partner performance for the fourth quarter of 2019.

January 2021 Snapshot Survey — Quarterly Performance

February 1, 2021

The first Snapshot Survey of 2021 focused primarily on fourth quarter performance in 2020as spas continued to navigate the challenges caused by COVID-19 pandemic. A large majorityof spa respondents (67%) noted that their spas were still operating at a maximum occupancy level of 70 percent or less, with the largest number of respondents (31%) reportinga permitted occupancy level of 41 – 55 percent. However, nearly a quarter of respondents (24%) said their spas were operating at full capacity at the time the survey was completed.

July 2015 Snapshot Survey – Quarterly Performance

December 13, 2016

Topic of focus – Quarterly Performance

Among all ISPA spa members, 74 percent of respondents reported that gross revenue for the second quarter of 2015 was higher than the corresponding quarter of 2014.

July 2016 Snapshot Survey – Quarterly Performance

December 13, 2016

Topic of focus – Quarterly Performance

In regards to gross revenue change for the second quarter of 2016, 69 percent of ISPA spa member respondents reported some level of increase over the same quarter in 2015.

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