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Interview. Irina Alionte (Bodyshape Transformation Centre): I’m working on launching a book and a weekly online TV lifestyle show for a healthier lifestyle

Wellness February 02, 2018 07:00 0 comments BR Exclusive

After energizing London with Club Cardio, a business hosting fitness events in a nightclub setting, Irina Alionte entered the Romanian fitness market with Bodyshape Transformation Centre, the company that she founded in 2015 and still…more »

Covasna from balneary resort to handcrafters and SPA& wellness retreats

Tourism November 20, 2017 16:16 0 comments BR Exclusive

Balneary resorts have always been searched for their therapeutic effects. Nowadays they are still popular and Romania is one of the countries known for its range of balneary resorts, especially in Transylvania. Covasna is a…more »

World Class Romania expands in Cluj-Napoca downtown following EUR 2 mln investment

Wellness November 07, 2017 13:16 0 comments

World Class Romania invests EUR 2 million in a brand-new club, World Class Record Park, in Cluj-Napoca, which will open in the second part of 2018. The new club will comprise 2,500 sqm. It is…more »

Spa review: Indulge in a city break for wellness near Bucharest

Wellness September 08, 2017 14:44 0 comments BR Exclusive

It takes you exactly one hour from northern Bucharest to Sky Blue Hotel & Spa, a wellness and spa center situated in Paulestii Noi, near Ploiesti city. And there you’ll find well(ness) treats, from accommodation…more »

Interview. Alecsandra Ionita (SmartExperience): Employees engagement – focus on well-being

Interviews August 11, 2017 12:03 0 comments BR Exclusive

Recently, SmartExperience, the well-being services provider operating in Romania, chose to expand in Switzerland. BR met with Alecsandra Ionita, well-being specialist at SmartExperience and discussed about the company’s plan for this year and the market…more »

M&A alert. Sodexo takes over Romanian 7card operator

Wellness July 18, 2017 13:26 0 comments

Sodexo, the provider of benefits & rewards services, has become the majority shareholder of Benefit Seven, the Romanian company which owns the 7card service. According to the terms of the deal which was closed on…more »

M&A alert. World Class acquires Pure Health & Fitness from Cotroceni

Wellness June 14, 2017 16:04 0 comments

Fitness chain World Class acquired Pure Health& Fitness club from Cotroceni, reaching 22 fitness clubs in Bucharest and 31 at national level. „We are thrilled to offer access to more clubs to our clients from…more »

Therme Bucharest posts losses of EUR 4 mln after the first year of operation

Wellness June 09, 2017 17:06 0 comments

One of the biggest European centers of wellness based on thermal water, Therme Bucharest, which opened on January 14, 2016, registered losses of EUR 4 million after the first year of operation and a turnover…more »

This weekend in Bucharest: Bucharest Fitness Festival

Events June 08, 2017 11:55 0 comments

World Class brings Bucharest Fitness Festival on June 11 in Tineretului Park. There will be 12 hours of sport with over 50 trainers, as well as prizes and other surprises. The entrance is free, within…more »

BCR, Telekom Romania and Allianz among companies most involved in Romanian sports

Wellness May 30, 2017 14:06 0 comments

BCR, Telekom Romania and Allianz-Tiriac are on the first three places in Top Companies from Romania involved in sport, through education and support for talents, according to Adrenallina Sports PR&more. On the following place are…more »