Vol. 10 No. 2 (2019)

New generations – new trends in the spa industry

Published August 21, 2020
Anita Mondok
John von Neumann University
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Mondok, A. (2020). New generations – new trends in the spa industry. Economica, 10(2), 21–26. https://doi.org/10.47282/ECONOMICA/2019/10/2/3741

Today's tourism market is a scene of rapid changes that equally affect the demand and the supply side. In the spa industry market, due to the presence of both wellness and medical services, a wide range of generations appear as consumers, with different expectations toward the service providers. Therefore, the changes taking place in the present and the upcoming years are worth exploring, which, in addition to the changes in consumer habits, visualize the expansion of consumer needs. Current article attempts to describe the expected spa services by examining the nature of generations and identifying future changes that can be predicted. The author primarily tries to summarize the market trends that contribute significant changes, using international and national secondary resources and the professional experience gained in the industry.