News: Retail

Recreation Collective launches, aiming ‘to change the game of competitive socialising’

Newly formed consultancy and advisory service Recreation Collective is ready to offer services for the ‘re-creation’ of amusements and entertainment. In a world where social…

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Sep 14, 2020 Attractions / Entertainment / Hospitality / Retail / Technology /


2020 Asia Amusement and Attraction Expo draws more than 22,000 attendees

China’s first amusement and tourism trade show since the reopening of exhibition venues after the Coronavirus pandemic lockdown has seen more than 1000 exhibitors and 21,300 buyers…

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Sep 11, 2020 Attractions / Entertainment / Retail / Technology /


Survey shows Australia gyms outperforming international counterparts

Australia is seeing the greatest percentage of fitness club members return to their gyms - by comparison with counterparts in Canade, the UK and the USA - according to a newly released…

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Aug 24, 2020 Billing / Fitness / Marketing / Retail /


Asian attractions and theme parks events look to bounce back in 2021

Two of Asia’s major events for the attractions and theme parks industry - the Dubai Entertainment, Amusement and Leisure (DEAL) Show and the IAAPA Expo Asia - are to return in 2021.…

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Aug 21, 2020 Attractions / Retail / Tourism / Waterparks /


Snap Fitness strengthens global leadership team

International franchisor Lift Brands, the parent brand for leading fitness franchises  including Snap Fitness, 9Round International Franchise, YogaFit Studios Franchise, and Fitness On…

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Aug 20, 2020 Fitness / Retail /


Xponential’s CycleBar brand arrives in Australia with plans for 45 studios

Undeterred by the impact of Coronavirus on the fitness industry, US-based franchise business Xponential Fitness has announced a master franchise agreement for its indoor cycling brand…

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Jul 29, 2020 Fitness / Retail /


Dubai’s Global Village to run for 25 weeks from October

The organisers of Dubai’s annual global village attraction have revealed that its 25th season with run for 25 weeks from October with additional various health and safety measures for…

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Jul 27, 2020 Attractions / Entertainment / Retail /


Technogym’s Nerio Alessandri says ‘gyms are safe’

Globally renowned wellness champion Nerio Alessandri has outlined his predictions of a boom in business for fitness clubs around the world in the aftermath of the Coronavirus crisis.…

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Jul 21, 2020 Fitness / Retail / Wellness /



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