News: Retail

Worldwide revenue from fitness apps to reach almost US$30 billion by 2025

Newly released data from online education provide TradingPlatforms suggests that global revenue from fitness apps is experiencing a 34.4% growth during 2021 and will reach US$13.54 billion,…

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Jul 21, 2021 Finance / Fitness / Retail / Technology /

 
 

Qatar’s first indoor theme park opens in Doha

Qatar’s first-ever indoor theme park, Quest, has opened with more than 30 rides and attractions at the mixed-use Doha Oasis development. Operated by MR-ProFun, the 32,000 metre²…

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Jul 7, 2021 Attractions / Entertainment / Retail /

 
 

IAAPA Expo Asia to offer expanded learning opportunities

The International Association of Amusement Parks and Attractions (IAAPA) has announced that its IAAPA Expo Asia 2021 will feature an education conference with expert speakers and…

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Jun 23, 2021 Attractions / Entertainment / Retail / Tourism / Waterparks /

 
 

Connect&GO launches all-in-one platform Konnect for the attractions industry

Known for its smart wristbands used in major events such as the Olympic Games and the Superbowl, Connect&GO – a global leader in RFID technology based in Canada - has announced…

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Jun 2, 2021 Attractions / Marketing / Retail / Technology / Waterparks /

 
 

Body Fit Training named Asia-Pacific Franchise of the Year at Singapore’s Fit Summit Conference

Body Fit Training has been named as the recipient of the 2020 Franchise of the Year award for the APAC region at the Fit Summit conference in Singapore overnight. Voted on by a panel of 93…

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May 19, 2021 Finance / Fitness / Marketing / Retail /

 
 

9Round kickboxing fitness concept wins Global Franchise Award

Kickboxing fitness concept 9Round has been named as ‘Best Fitness Franchise’ in the 2021 Global Franchise Awards. Writing about the awards, Global Franchise Magazine Editor,…

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May 12, 2021 Fitness / Marketing / Retail /

 
 

Evolution Wellness appoints Fitness Business Sales to drive Fire Fitness’ entry into Australia

Kuala Lumpur-based Evolution Wellness has appointed Fitness Business Sales to bring its premium boutique gym brand, FIRE Fitness, to Australia. The move follows the leading health club…

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May 11, 2021 Consultants / Fitness / Retail /

 
 

Peloton recalls treadmills in the US and UK after child’s death

Exercise media company Peloton has announced that it is recalling over 100,000 of its treadmills in the USA and UK following their alleged link to the death of a six-year-old child. The…

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May 5, 2021 Fitness / Legal / Retail / Safety /

 
 

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