Growing Massage Industry
Massage therapy was projected to be a $6 to $11 billion a year industry1
AMTA (American Massage Therapy Association) estimates that massage therapy was a $16-20 billion industry2
AMTA estimates that massage therapy was a $12-17 billion industry3
Because of the economic situation in the country and some discounting among massage therapists to cope with the economy, AMTA estimates massage therapy was a $10 to $11 billion industry4
Continuing economic uncertainty in the country results in an AMTA estimate that massage therapy was an $8 to $12 billion industry4
More economic uncertainty in the U.S. resulted in an AMTA estimate of a $8 to $10 billion industry5
Therapeutic massage has been accepted among various cultures for thousands of years. In recent years, therapeutic massage has been embraced by North Americans as a viable alternative for therapy. This rising demand for massage and wellness services has transformed massage therapy into a lucrative multi-billion dollar industry—growing steadily every day.
Many healthcare professionals recommend massage to remedy and prevent stress, relieve muscle and joint pain, lower blood pressure, improve circulation, and more.
LaVida Massage has built a highly profitable business model with consistent growth potential into our franchising operations by listening to the consumer.
The growing demand for massage and other therapeutic sessions gives the savvy investor a direct path to success as a LaVida Massage franchisee. While growing the guest experience for our diverse guest base, LaVida Massage has built a highly unique franchising platform that consistently performs for our franchisees.
No longer perceived as alternative therapies or dismissed as luxury items or spa treatments, consumers across North America demand our offerings on a regular basis. Therapeutic massage continues to be in high demand with proven benefits and is safe, natural and uniquely effective.
Massage benefits are many, and include but are not limited to the following:
- Increased circulation
- Enhanced sleep quality
- Improved energy levels
- Reduced stress
- Improved concentration
- Enhanced immunity
- Improved body motion
- Relief from headaches
- Reduced heart rate
- Injury rehabilitation assistance
- Management of pain
The bottom line for the business…
The massage industry has seen tremendous growth and continues to expand. LaVida Massage is the perfect solution for investors to capitalize on this growing market.
1 "Industry Fact Sheet." — American Massage Therapy Association. 13 Feb. 2015. Web. 20 Apr. 2015.
2 "2010 Massage Therapy Industry Fact Sheet." — American Massage Therapy Association. 11 Feb. 2010. Web. 20 Apr. 2015.
3 "2012 Massage Therapy Industry Fact Sheet." ---- American Massage Therapy Association. 17 Feb. 2012. Web. 20 Apr. 2015.
4 "2013 Massage Thearpy Industry Fact Sheet." ----- American Massage Therapy Association. 8 Feb. 2013. Web. 20 Apr. 2015.
5 "2014 Massage Therapy Industry Fact Sheet." ------American Massage Therapy Association. 8 Feb. 2014. Web. 20 Apr. 2015.