TRENDS http://clubindustry.com/taxonomy/term/21251/more en Follow the Fitness Leaders: The Best Partnership Opportunities Outside the Fitness Industry http://clubindustry.com/managementoperations/follow-fitness-leaders-best-partnership-opportunities-outside-fitness-industry <div class="node-body gallery-body">Find out which other businesses nine leaders in the health and wellness industry think the fitness industry should partner with to grow our membership base and revenue. This is the latest in Club Industry's Follow the Fitness Leaders series. </div> <p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/managementoperations/follow-fitness-leaders-best-partnership-opportunities-outside-fitness-industry" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/managementoperations/follow-fitness-leaders-best-partnership-opportunities-outside-fitness-industry#comments Management/Operations Mon, 13 Mar 2017 12:00:00 +0000 62321 at http://clubindustry.com Rebranding Is a Long-Term Investment for Merritt Clubs, Not a Short-Term Cost http://clubindustry.com/commercial-clubs/rebranding-long-term-investment-merritt-clubs-not-short-term-cost <div class="node-body article-body">As of 2017, Baltimore's Merritt Athletic Clubs became Merritt Clubs. This rebranding effort also produced a new contemporary logo as well as a mantra that reflects the company's culture: "Fitness that matters."</div> <p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/commercial-clubs/rebranding-long-term-investment-merritt-clubs-not-short-term-cost" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/commercial-clubs/rebranding-long-term-investment-merritt-clubs-not-short-term-cost#comments Management/Operations Commercial Clubs Wed, 01 Mar 2017 12:58:00 +0000 62071 at http://clubindustry.com <p>Staff buy-in was one of the key components of the company-wide rebrand, Merritt Clubs COO Mark Miller said. He has already seen this enthusiasm among employees foster enthusiasm among members. (Photo by Merritt Clubs.)</p> Follow the Fitness Leaders: The Biggest Missed Opportunity in the Health and Wellness Industry http://clubindustry.com/managementoperations/follow-fitness-leaders-biggest-missed-opportunity-health-and-wellness-industry <div class="node-body gallery-body">The fitness industry is missing some opportunities. Find out what eight leaders in the health and wellness industry think those opportunities are and how you can grab those opportunities. This is the latest in Club Industry's Follow the Fitness Leaders series. </div> <p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/managementoperations/follow-fitness-leaders-biggest-missed-opportunity-health-and-wellness-industry" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/managementoperations/follow-fitness-leaders-biggest-missed-opportunity-health-and-wellness-industry#comments Management/Operations Mon, 27 Feb 2017 13:00:00 +0000 61911 at http://clubindustry.com How 3D Body Scanning Helps Some Health Clubs Keep Members Engaged http://clubindustry.com/traininggroup-exercise/how-3d-body-scanning-helps-some-health-clubs-keep-members-engaged <div class="field-byline"> Eric Stromgren, contributing writer </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Offering 3D body scanning technology to members has helped some health club operators offer something extra to members looking for weight loss and, in the process, set themselves apart from the competition. </div> <p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/traininggroup-exercise/how-3d-body-scanning-helps-some-health-clubs-keep-members-engaged" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/traininggroup-exercise/how-3d-body-scanning-helps-some-health-clubs-keep-members-engaged#comments Nutrition/Weight Loss Technology Training/Group Exercise Thu, 23 Feb 2017 14:41:00 +0000 61881 at http://clubindustry.com <p>3D scanning technology, such as this technology from Styku, offers members a visual representation of their progress and helps health club operators better engage with members. (Photo courtesy&nbsp;Styku.)</p> Follow the Fitness Leaders: The Biggest Threat to the Health and Wellness Industry in 2017 http://clubindustry.com/managementoperations/follow-fitness-leaders-biggest-threat-health-and-wellness-industry-2017 <div class="node-body gallery-body">Find out the biggest threats that 12 leaders in the health and wellness industry say the industry must contend with in 2017 by viewing the latest installment of Club Industry's Follow the Fitness Leaders series. </div> <p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/managementoperations/follow-fitness-leaders-biggest-threat-health-and-wellness-industry-2017" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/managementoperations/follow-fitness-leaders-biggest-threat-health-and-wellness-industry-2017#comments Management/Operations Mon, 13 Feb 2017 13:00:00 +0000 61591 at http://clubindustry.com Reserve with Google May Offer a Glimpse into the Future of the Fitness Industry http://clubindustry.com/technology/reserve-google-may-offer-glimpse-future-fitness-industry <div class="field-byline"> Eric Stromgren, contributing writer </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Google's new Reserve with Google booking tool is being piloted in three cities and may be yet another step in changing the way consumers participate in the health club world. </div> <p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/technology/reserve-google-may-offer-glimpse-future-fitness-industry" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/technology/reserve-google-may-offer-glimpse-future-fitness-industry#comments Technology Training/Group Exercise Wed, 08 Feb 2017 16:42:00 +0000 61541 at http://clubindustry.com <p>Google has partnered with existing technology companies in the fitness space to roll out Reserve with Google as a pilot program. (Photo by Thinkstock.)</p> Follow the Fitness Leaders: Waning Trends in the Health and Wellness Industry in 2017 http://clubindustry.com/managementoperations/follow-fitness-leaders-waning-trends-health-and-wellness-industry-2017 <div class="node-body gallery-body">Trends ebb and flow. Find out which health and wellness industry trends that seven leaders in the fitness industry think are on their way out in 2017. </div> <p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/managementoperations/follow-fitness-leaders-waning-trends-health-and-wellness-industry-2017" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/managementoperations/follow-fitness-leaders-waning-trends-health-and-wellness-industry-2017#comments Management/Operations Mon, 30 Jan 2017 13:00:00 +0000 61161 at http://clubindustry.com 5 Ways Technology Will Impact the Fitness Industry in 2017 http://clubindustry.com/technology/5-ways-technology-will-impact-fitness-industry-2017 <div class="node-body gallery-body">Health club operators must embrace in-demand technologies at an accelerated pace in 2017, according to board members of the Fitness Industry Technology Council (FIT-C). Click through this gallery to learn five key takeaways from FIT-C's Tech Trend Report.</div> <p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/technology/5-ways-technology-will-impact-fitness-industry-2017" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/technology/5-ways-technology-will-impact-fitness-industry-2017#comments Technology Fri, 27 Jan 2017 22:55:00 +0000 61151 at http://clubindustry.com Follow the Fitness Leaders: Trends That Will Affect the Health and Wellness Industry in 2017 http://clubindustry.com/managementoperations/follow-fitness-leaders-trends-will-affect-health-and-wellness-industry-2017 <div class="node-body gallery-body">Find out the trends that nine of the leaders in the health and wellness industry say will affect the industry the most in 2017. </div> <p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/managementoperations/follow-fitness-leaders-trends-will-affect-health-and-wellness-industry-2017" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/managementoperations/follow-fitness-leaders-trends-will-affect-health-and-wellness-industry-2017#comments Management/Operations Mon, 16 Jan 2017 13:00:00 +0000 60791 at http://clubindustry.com AirFit UB by Core Health & Fitness http://clubindustry.com/traininggroup-exercise/airfit-ub-core-health-fitness <div class="node-body video-body">AirFit UB by Core Health & Fitness</div> <p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/traininggroup-exercise/airfit-ub-core-health-fitness" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/traininggroup-exercise/airfit-ub-core-health-fitness#comments Training/Group Exercise Fri, 13 Jan 2017 23:34:00 +0000 60951 at http://clubindustry.com