Today’s key global wellness news articles from around the world, impacting the industry and influencing the business of wellness.
Three years ago The Honest Company wasn’t in a good place. The nine-year-old cleaning and baby products brand was largely reliant on online direct-to-consumer sales, had no international business and lacked control over its supply chain.
The coronavirus pandemic has led to a surge in downloads of mental wellness, and specifically, those focused on meditation, dealing with anxiety, and helping users fall asleep. According to a new report from app store intelligence firm Sensor Tower, the world’s 10 largest English-language men…
Yoga studios are bracing for big changes after the COVID-19 crisis ends. Everything that students love about yoga-intimate classes, close-knit communities, emphasis on breath and dedicated attention from teachers-are also what make group classes feel increasingly risky amid the threat of the coronavirus.
O n March 13, as New York prepared to move indoors to slow the spread of the coronavirus, Mirror founder Brynn Putnam closed the offices of her high-tech fitness startup and sent her nearly 100 employees home. The former ballerina now hunkers down in her Greenwich Village apartment with her husband, Lowell, also an entrepreneur.
For Fast Company’ s Shape of Tomorrow series, we’re asking business leaders to share their inside perspective on how the COVID-19 era is transforming their industries. Here’s what’s been lost-and what could be gained-in the new world order.
En route to becoming a $20bn US market by 2024 (BDS Analytics, 2019), the CBD (cannabidiol) market is rapidly maturing. Brands are thus turning their attention to the dozens of other compounds found in cannabis that are yet to be commercially exploited.
Progress toward inclusivity has been slow for clean sunscreen, but Venus Williams has teamed up with The Sunscreen Company and Credo Beauty to offer a new inclusive option that could help lower the “sunscreen gap.” Williams’ sunscreen line, made in a partnership between her activewear brand EleVen and The Sunscreen Company, launched at Credo Beauty on May 21.