On Jan. 4, the Federal Trade Commission, which works to promote competition and protect and educate consumers, released business guidance to help members of multi-level marketing (MLM) companies apply core consumer protection principles to their business practices.
Marketdata LLC, an independent market research firm of the U.S. weight-loss industry since 1989, has released “The U.S. Weight Loss & Diet Control Market (14th edition),” its biennial analysis and forecast of all 10 major segments of the U.S. diet market.
BeautyCounter Brands, LLC, the parent company of Santa Monica, California-based Beautycounter, has received a strategic investment from Mousse Partners Limited.
Nerium International, a provider of science-based rejuvenating skincare and wellness products based Addison, Texas, has appointed Tomomi Kosugi as General Manager of Nerium International Japan.
Melaleuca, an Idaho Falls, Idaho-based direct seller natural nutritional and household products, recently reached a milestone event in the company’s history.
Mary Kay Inc., the iconic Dallas, Texas-based beauty brand, and women’s fraternity Alpha Chi Omega recently announced the winners of a social media contest held during National Domestic Violence Awareness Month in October to inspire healthy relationships among young people.
In a story we posted online Dec. 18, 2017, and in our January issue of Direct Selling News, we incorrectly reported that Stemtech International, a global seller of nutritional products based in Pembroke Pines, Florida, had filed a motion with the U.S. Bankruptcy Court to convert its Chapter 11 bankruptcy status to Chapter 7.
Melaleuca, an Idaho Falls, Idaho-based wellness company, has decided that the company’s surplus cash gained from the new tax-overhaul bill will be given to Melaleuca employees.
Youngevity International Inc., an omni-direct lifestyle company, will take part in the NASDAQ seventh annual Fit Week on Jan. 3, 2018.
Xyngular, a weight-loss and nutritional supplement company located in Lehi, Utah, has been selected by Utah Business magazine as one of the best places to work in Utah. Winners were honored at a luncheon held earlier this month at The Grand America Hotel in Salt Lake City.