Corporate http://clubindustry.com/taxonomy/term/7395/more en Companies Should Report Their Employee Health Metrics, Report States http://clubindustry.com/studies/companies-should-report-their-employee-health-metrics-report-states <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Companies report their financial earnings and a growing number of them report their sustainability efforts, so why shouldn&#39;t they report their employee health metrics? That is the recommendation of a new report from the <a href="http://thevitalityinstitute.org/" target="_blank"><strong>Vitality Institute</strong></a>, an organization based in New York but funded by Discovery Limited, a South African health insurance company.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/studies/companies-should-report-their-employee-health-metrics-report-states" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/studies/companies-should-report-their-employee-health-metrics-report-states#comments Corporate Studies Mon, 23 Jun 2014 17:11:00 +0000 30111 at http://clubindustry.com InterContinental Hotels Group Opens First Fitness and Wellness Hotel Brand http://clubindustry.com/news/intercontinental-hotels-group-opens-first-fitness-and-wellness-hotel-brand <div class="node-body article-body"><p>The InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG), Atlanta, has opened its first EVEN Hotel, the company&#39;s lifestyle hotel brand with a focus on fitness and wellness. The new EVEN Hotel is in Norwalk, CT.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/news/intercontinental-hotels-group-opens-first-fitness-and-wellness-hotel-brand" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/news/intercontinental-hotels-group-opens-first-fitness-and-wellness-hotel-brand#comments Corporate News Mon, 23 Jun 2014 15:35:00 +0000 30101 at http://clubindustry.com <p>Each guest room at EVEN Hotel has equipment and space for guests to exercise in the room if they choose to not use the fitness studio and its yoga and group cycle rooms. <em>Photo courtesy of EVEN Hotel.</em></p> Corporate Fitness Works Acquires L&T Health and Fitness http://clubindustry.com/corporate/corporate-fitness-works-acquires-lt-health-and-fitness <div class="node-body article-body">The two female founders of L&T Health and Fitness have retired and sold their business to Corporate Fitness Works, which also is a women-owned fitness and wellness management company. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/corporate/corporate-fitness-works-acquires-lt-health-and-fitness" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/corporate/corporate-fitness-works-acquires-lt-health-and-fitness#comments Corporate Mon, 07 Apr 2014 19:32:00 +0000 27571 at http://clubindustry.com Jack LaLanne Fitness Studio Opens at Orlando Hotel http://clubindustry.com/corporate/jack-lalanne-fitness-studio-opens-orlando-hotel <div class="node-body article-body">The partnership with the LaLanne family is part of Universal Orlando's new Cabana Bay Beach Resort.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/corporate/jack-lalanne-fitness-studio-opens-orlando-hotel" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/corporate/jack-lalanne-fitness-studio-opens-orlando-hotel#comments Corporate News Wed, 02 Apr 2014 12:15:00 +0000 27381 at http://clubindustry.com <p>The Jack LaLanne Physical Fitness Studio, which opened Monday, includes memorabilia, photos, trophies and TV shows of fitness legend Jack LaLanne. <em>Photo courtesy of Universal Orlando.</em></p> FDA Proposes Changes to Nutrition Labels http://clubindustry.com/nutrition/fda-proposes-changes-nutrition-labels <div class="node-body article-body">The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has proposed an update to the nutrition facts label for packaged foods that was adopted in 1994. The changes would reflect the latest scientific information, including the link between diet and chronic diseases, such as obesity and heart disease.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/nutrition/fda-proposes-changes-nutrition-labels" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/nutrition/fda-proposes-changes-nutrition-labels#comments Corporate For-profits Nutrition Medical Military Nonprofits Universities Mon, 03 Mar 2014 01:15:00 +0000 26361 at http://clubindustry.com Man Allegedly Hid Camera in 3M Fitness Center Shower http://clubindustry.com/corporate/man-allegedly-hid-camera-3m-fitness-center-shower <div class="node-body article-body">A 66-year-old former contract employee at 3M Co. in Minnesota is accused of putting a camera in the women's locker room shower of 3M's fitness center.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/corporate/man-allegedly-hid-camera-3m-fitness-center-shower" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/corporate/man-allegedly-hid-camera-3m-fitness-center-shower#comments Corporate Freemium Wed, 18 Dec 2013 15:44:00 +0000 24281 at http://clubindustry.com Five Tips for Offering Profitable Corporate Wellness Programs http://clubindustry.com/programming/five-tips-offering-profitable-corporate-wellness-programs <div class="node-body article-body">Most large companies are facing a serious health and wellness dilemma, which provides a great opportunity for fitness facilities and fitness professionals to enter into corporate wellness programs that go beyond offering discounted memberships. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/programming/five-tips-offering-profitable-corporate-wellness-programs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/programming/five-tips-offering-profitable-corporate-wellness-programs#comments Corporate programming Freemium Fri, 01 Nov 2013 16:00:00 +0000 22461 at http://clubindustry.com Health Clubs with Corporate Fitness Programs Aim to Provide Participants Better Testing and Assessments http://clubindustry.com/corporate/health-clubs-corporate-fitness-programs-aim-provide-participants-better-testing-and-assess <div class="node-body article-body">Employers who are continuing to incentivize their employees to join health clubs are looking more and more toward assessments and testing to ensure their investments are contributing to a healthier workforce. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/corporate/health-clubs-corporate-fitness-programs-aim-provide-participants-better-testing-and-assess" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/corporate/health-clubs-corporate-fitness-programs-aim-provide-participants-better-testing-and-assess#comments Corporate Operations Premium Mon, 01 Apr 2013 16:00:00 +0000 14751 at http://clubindustry.com <p>Evaluating a participant&rsquo;s heart rate, blood pressure and weight before and after a workout is part of a basic evaluation in a corporate fitness program. <em>(Photo by Thinkstock.)</em></p> Top Desired Worker Benefits Are Onsite Fitness Facilities and Fitness Center Discounts, Survey Says http://clubindustry.com/studies/top-desired-worker-benefits-are-onsite-fitness-facilities-and-fitness-center-discounts-surve <div class="node-body article-body">Of wellness benefits that they do not have, the most desired benefits that workers want are onsite fitness facilities and fitness center discounts. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/studies/top-desired-worker-benefits-are-onsite-fitness-facilities-and-fitness-center-discounts-surve" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/studies/top-desired-worker-benefits-are-onsite-fitness-facilities-and-fitness-center-discounts-surve#comments Corporate Studies Wed, 06 Feb 2013 03:19:00 +0000 12831 at http://clubindustry.com Checkup: Health Club Opportunities in the Affordable Care Act http://clubindustry.com/profits/checkup-health-club-opportunities-affordable-care-act <div class="field-deck"> For fitness facility operators who want to invest the time and resources into becoming part of the health care continuum, the payoff may be sweet, if slow in coming. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act could create tremendous opportunities for facilities within the health club industry that have the time and the ability to invest in it. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/profits/checkup-health-club-opportunities-affordable-care-act" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/profits/checkup-health-club-opportunities-affordable-care-act#comments Corporate For-profits Operations Programming Nonprofits Universities Premium Fri, 01 Feb 2013 17:00:00 +0000 12791 at http://clubindustry.com