The USANA True Health Foundation (THF) celebrated its first-ever World Service Week during the week of May 20–27. Throughout the week, USANA Associates, employees and their families, as well as the general public, volunteered thousands of hours of service.
London-based Avon Products Inc., the company for women, recently announced that it has appointed James Thompson as Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Chief Ethics and Compliance Officer, effective Aug. 1.
The previously announced deal for Quebec, Canada-based Immunotec Inc., the direct seller of nutrition, skincare and wellness products, to go private in a cash deal that valued the company at US$25 million, was recently completed.
Natural health and wellness company Nature’s Sunshine Products recently received its direct selling license from MOFCOM, China’s Ministry of Commerce.
Gilbert, Arizona-based Isagenix is now open for business in England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland.
Zija International, the Lehi, Utah-based direct seller, announced that it has acquired XANGO, the health and wellness company also based in Utah that was the first to market a premium mangosteen beverage to consumers worldwide.
Avon Products Inc., the company for women, announced on April 18 a ground-breaking sponsorship as the global beauty giant became Principal Partner of Liverpool Ladies Football Club and the Club’s Official Ladies Beauty Partner.
LR Health & Beauty Systems GmbH, the Ahlen, Germany-based direct seller of cosmetics, fragrances and nutritional products, recently held a cornerstone ceremony to mark the construction of its new aloe production site in Ahlen.
One of the world’s billion-dollar direct selling markets is off to a good start in 2017. Thailand, which ranked No. 13 in August 2016 DSN coverage of global retail sales, reported revenue growth of 2–3 percent in the first quarter of 2017 compared with the same period for 2016.
Six years after entering the South Korea market, global youth enhancement company Jeunesse Global has entered into a sponsorship agreement with the county’s most popular professional soccer team, FC Seoul.