Rock stars are choosing ice baths over partying | The hospital-ity trend | Facial company Heyday raises $12M

Headlines in the Global Wellness Economy Global Wellness News™ | December 20th, 2022 Hospital-ity The global wellness tourism market is expected to exceed $1 trillion by 2030, growing at an annual rate of nearly 10% over the next eight years, according to a June 2022 report by Grand View Research. On Tour, Musicians Say Goodbye Hard Partying, Hello Ice Baths Grammy award-winning electronic dance trio…

The Original Fit Factory acquires 8 wellness companies for $159M | 2023 wellness trends report | Prebiotic soda brand Poppi raises $25M | Employers covering psychedelic therapy?

Headlines in the Global Wellness Economy Global Wellness News™ | December 15th, 2022 Glaswegian giant The Original Fit Factory closes 8 acquisition deals worth over €128 million to grow wellness ecosystem | EU-Startups UK-based The Original Fit Factory has announced the completed purchase of 8 international wellbeing and lifestyle companies, as it becomes a global leader in delivering physical and mental health services and products…

Wellness trends to ditch in 2023 | Serena Williams’ new recovery-focused wellness brand | Indian nutrition company HealthKart raises $135M

Headlines in the Global Wellness Economy Global Wellness News™ | December 13th, 2022 The New Science of Wellness Modern medicine battles disease using sophisticated science and technology. Today’s wellness industry taps ancient and modern methods to keep people healthy. With careful reporting and expert-written commentary, The New Science of Wellness explores how emerging field of phenomics, which harnesses health-related data to stop disease before it…

The 2023 wellness trends reports are rolling in | Wellness: the key driver for 61% of wealthy travelers | Company behind metabolic health platform Sunrise raises $30M

Headlines in the Global Wellness Economy Global Wellness News™ | December 8th, 2022 Explore the Top Wellness Trends for 2023 | Well+Good For the latest intel on what’s new and next for our well-being, we went straight to the source: These leading experts, innovators, and entrepreneurs not only have their fingers on the pulse of the health and wellness industry, their work is actively changing…

2023 travel trend predictions: from survival skills to sexual wellbeing to silent retreats | Metabolic tracking device Lumen raises $62M | Microbiome & nutrition platform Zoe raises $30M

Headlines in the Global Wellness Economy Global Wellness News™ | December 6th, 2022 Lumen raises $62 million to measure metabolism through breath | CTech The subscription service includes an app and a device which reveals the state of the user’s metabolism and shows the impact of nutrition and lifestyle on the body Zoe, which went viral with its COVID-reporting app, raises $30M to track nutrition…

Hotel daycation company ResortPass lands $26M | Levels, a continuous glucose monitoring startup, raises $38M to prevent diabetes | Global 4-day workweek pilot a smashing success

Headlines in the Global Wellness Economy Global Wellness News™ | December 1st, 2022 ResortPass, backed by Jessica Alba and Gwyneth Paltrow, lands $26M so you can take a daycation ResortPass operates in 35 states in the U.S., as well as in Mexico, the Caribbean and Puerto Rico. It is looking to expand geographically. This former SpaceX engineer wants to prevent you from getting diabetes Josh…

Elle’s 2023 wellness trends | Employee wellbeing platform Cobee raises $41M | The growing menopause-at-work market | Brain care: a hot wellness trend

Headlines in the Global Wellness Economy Global Wellness News™ | November 29th, 2022 Here’s What to Expect in the World of Wellness in 2023 As we enter the final quarter of 2022, the effects of the pandemic still linger nearly three years later. And for many, COVID-19 drastically changed how we view our wellness regimens, not to mention, the collective feeling that in times of uncertainty — whether of…

100%-automated massage tech company raises $30M | Dangers of IV drips | Yelp’s 2023 wellness & beauty trends

Headlines in the Global Wellness Economy Global Wellness News™ | November 23rd, 2022 Aescape Announces $30M Series A to Transform the Massage Therapy Experience NEW YORK–()– Aescape, a technology company building fully-automated, data-driven massage therapy experiences, today announced its $30 million Series A funding round led by Valor Siren Ventures and Valor Equity Partners, an early investor in Tesla and SpaceX, with participation from new…

The $5,000 Ice Bath Cometh | Gyms are hot again | Tiny Health, the first microbiome testing platform for infants and mothers, raises $4.5M

Headlines in the Global Wellness Economy Global Wellness News™ | November 17th, 2022 The $4,990 Ice Bath The $4,990 ice bath: Cold-plunge enthusiasts are spending big on home tubs and spa classes. Devotees say the practice helps with mental clarity, pain management and even weight loss–citing proponents like Wim Hof and Stanford neuroscientist Andrew Huberman Read the article on The New York Times > Predictions…

Maven Clinic raises $90M in year’s largest femtech round | A houseplant engineered to clean the air better than 30 air purifiers | Chinese wellness market surging

Headlines in the Global Wellness Economy Global Wellness News™ | November 17th, 2022 Maven Clinic Raises $90M In Year’s Largest Femtech Round Maven Clinic , a teletherapy startup focused on women’s health, announced on Monday it raised $90 million in Series E funding. The round was led by General Catalyst , with additional participation from I ntermountain Ventures , Sequoia Capital and CVS Health Ventures…