Today’s key global wellness news articles from around the world, impacting the industry and influencing the business of wellness.
David Kirchhoff says that when he was chief executive officer of Weight Watchers in the mid-2000s, one thing that always bothered him was the trade-off many of his customers had to make to reach their desired weight.
Three wooden boxes are just sitting here, unopened, on a large conference room table inside Fitbit’s San Francisco offices. Initially, I had assumed the boxes contained the company’s two new trackers, the Flex 2 and Charge 2. But Michael Polin, one of Fitbit’s product marketing managers, is already holding the new gadgets in his hand.
Working with Madonna for so many years, she learned the importance of “time efficiency, consistency, and brand building.”
There’s an obvious gap in the sandwich market – and this Whole Foods-backed restaurant wants to close it
There’s a gap in the sandwich market, and a restaurant chain backed by Whole Foods wants to close it. In an interview with QSR magazine, Ellen Chen, founder of the LA-based chain Mendocino Farms, said there’s a glut of restaurants selling $5-$8 subs, as well as more upscale outlets offering sandwiches in the range of $14-$15.
Leisure Opportunities News: DW Sports leads five-way Fitness First split as deal nears completion ..
Leisure Opportunities – The fate of Fitness First looks likely to be settled within weeks.