Today’s key global wellness news articles from around the world, impacting the industry and influencing the business of wellness.
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Media company Popsugar is continuing to invest in traditional retail, and will launch a new line of home fitness gear in partnership with Target this December. The lineof yoga mats, weights and other starter gym equipment will sell on Target.com and in Target stores exclusively, and is inspired by the media company’s popular exercise video series, Class FitSugar.
Increasingly, people are travelling around the world to experience the best there is in preventative health. It’s with this in mind that the Mandarin Oriental has collaborated with Echelon Health-offering guests a comprehensive personal health assessment using state-of-the-art medical technology.
The tech giant is planning its own smartwatch with health- and fitness-tracking tools that will live outside the Fitbit brand, according to reporting by Insider.
Definite Articles, the brand started by Aaron Sanandres, co-founder and CEO of shirt company Untuckit, launched last month with a mission.
“We are really at this point in time when people aren’t feeling great and recognizing where they’d like to feel better,” said Amanda Chantal Bacon, founder of Moon Juice, the Los Angeles-based skin care and wellness brand. “People are starting to go after beauty in a more holistic way.