Welltodo Today: GrubMarket Raises $32M For Growth, Shadowbox Is Expanding, Colour Therapy In Activewear


Today’s key global wellness news articles from around the world, impacting the industry and influencing the business of wellness.

GrubMarket gobbles up $32M led by GGV for its healthy grocery ordering and delivery service

As consumers become more discerning about the food that they are eating, a wave of startups has emerged that are catering to that demand with convenient alternatives to the more ubiquitous options that are available today. One of these, GrubMarket – which sources organic and healthy food dire…

How Catering To The Female Fight Crowd Is Helping Shadowbox Expand Beyond NYC

For Shadowbox, foot traffic and traditional press served as a one-two punch for business. “It was a mix of good location and good timing in the wellness space because a lot of badass women were looking to try new things and do more than dabble in boxing,” said Glazer.

Starbucks is nixing this major thing from its stores: straws

Starbucks’ plastic straws ban will take effect by 2020. The change will save an estimated 1 billion plastic straws annually. Instead, coffee lovers will use recyclable plastic sippy tops and biodegradable straws. Here are 9 eco-friendly straws to use now.

Meet the NYC Detox Shop Where Cryotherapy and CBD-Infused Smoothies Are on the Menu

Picture a day spa, and you might imagine an ’80s movie heroine: hair swirled up in a towel, a plush robe tied around her waist, cucumbers on her eyes, and a pair of manicurists lacquering each set of talons.

Saudi fitness company Leejam Sports plans IPO

Leejam Sports Company, which owns and operates Fitness Time, the largest network of sports and fitness centres in the Middle East, has announced plans for an initial public offering (IPO). In a statement, the firm said it will make 30 per cent of its existing shares available to investors.

How would it be to have a Chief Wellness Officer Within Your Business?

Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. You’re reading Entrepreneur India, an international franchise of Entrepreneur Media. At a time when the Indian entrepreneurial sector is witnessing cut-throat competition considering the sheer number of startups that are mushrooming, there is bound to be competition even within these startups as well potentially leading to a scenario wherein employees are not able to manage workloads and are stressed even by the mere mention of tasks requiring extra efforts.

Color Therapy Just Made Its Way Into Athleisure & And We’re All About It

Color therapy has its old-age roots in wellness, but Outdoor Voices just gave it a whole a new twist. The athleisure cult favorite just launched a new collection, OV.ENERGY, featuring four different top and legging combos called “Energy Packs.” Each of the four energy packs includes a top and bottom in bold hues that prioritize different energies and moods.


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