ADVISORY, Dec. 31, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) --
Steiner Leisure Limited [STNR], a premier provider of spa products and services, and its subsidiary Bliss, will visit the NASDAQ MarketSite in Times Square. To kick off the New Year, Steiner Leisure will join NASDAQ as part of the 2nd annual NASDAQ "Fit Week," a week of bell ceremonies featuring NASDAQ-listed companies which help America lead healthier lifestyles.
In tandem with "Fit Week," Bliss is launching Lean Machine - the first and only spa-powered system that combines a vacuum massager and a clinically proven skin-firming cream to help reduce the appearance of cellulite.
In honor of the occasion, Mike Indursky, Bliss President will ring the Opening Bell.
Pictures from NASDAQ "Fit Week" will be available shortly following the ceremony at: http://www.nasdaq.com/marketsite/fitweek1102/fitweek2013.html
NASDAQ MarketSite – 4 Times Square – 43rd & Broadway – Broadcast Studio
Wednesday, January 2, 2013 – 9:15 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. ET
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About Steiner Leisure Limited [STNR]:
Steiner Leisure Limited is a worldwide provider and innovator in the fields of beauty, wellness and education. We are dedicated to maintaining the highest quality standards and continually evolving to include and anticipate new developments within our industry. We aim to maintain and expand our existing diverse portfolio of services, products and brands, as well as to seek out new opportunities to complement our business.
Our services include traditional and alternative massage, body and skin treatment options, fitness, acupuncture, herbal medicine, medi-spa treatments and laser hair removal. We are committed to providing our customers with a wide-ranging assortment of beauty products, including premium quality options developed by us under our own brands, as well as those purchased from third parties.
Our distribution channels include our shipboard and land-based spas and salons, destination spas, health clubs, department stores and third party retail outlets and distributors. We also sell our products on certain British Airways flights, on QVC, by catalog, and online through our websites, including www.timetospa.com and www.blissworld.com.
Our post secondary schools offer programs in massage therapy and skin care, among others, and, along with our recruiting and training operations, prepare spa professionals for careers in the health and wellness industry, including within the Steiner family of companies.
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