Archive for September 2018

SimplyFun Receives Distinguished Teachers’ Choice℠ Award

Owl Solve That!

SimplyFun, LLC recently received a Learning® Magazine 2019 Teachers’ Choice℠ Award for the Classroom for its Math & STEM game, Owl Solve That! Each year, a team of teachers evaluates each submitted game in the classroom based on quality, instructional value, ease of use, and innovation. Owl Solve That! is one of 27 products that received this…

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Mary Kay Inc. Appoints Deborah Gibbins as Chief Operating Officer

Deborah Gibbins

Mary Kay Inc. recently announced the appointment of Deborah Gibbins to Chief Operating Officer at the company’s global headquarters in Addison, Texas. Gibbins will now be responsible for the Global Supply Chain and Research and Development organization including the new global Richard R. Rogers Manufacturing / R&D Center in Lewisville, Texas. She will continue to oversee…

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Nature’s Sunshine Announces Terrence Moorehead as Chief Executive Officer

Nature’s Sunshine Products, Inc. recently announced that Terrence Moorehead has been appointed Chief Executive Officer and a member of the Company’s Board of Directors effective October 1, 2018. With over 20 years of experience developing consumer strategies, strengthening processes, and driving profitability across multiple channels, Mr. Moorehead brings leadership, passion and focus to Nature’s Sunshine.…

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AdvoCare® Goes International with Expansion to Canada

AdvoCare International, L.P. has officially opened for business in Canada. The Plano, Texas-based health and wellness company launched its Canadian operations on September 5, bringing weight management and sports performance products and business opportunities to the Canadian market. “For over 25 years, AdvoCare Distributors have built champions across the United States with our incredible products…

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Direct Sellers Meet with Lawmakers on Capitol Hill

Rep. Joyce Beatty (D-OH) speaking to crown on Direct Selling Day on Capitol Hill Day

Photo:  Rep. Joyce Beatty (D-OH) speaking to attendees. The Direct Selling Association (DSA) hosted its annual Direct Selling Day on Capitol Hill for independent sellers throughout the United States. More than 150 direct selling distributors and executives representing 14 DSA member companies and 28 states met with Members of Congress during Capitol Hill Day to share personal…

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MONAT Gratitude Shines a Spotlight on Children Through Theatre

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MONAT Gratitude, the philanthropic movement behind MONAT® Global, a multinational manufacturer and distributor of premium hair care products, has partnered with Lotus House and Little Revolt to bring a theatre camp for homeless children. Lotus House is a Miami based nonprofit committed to ending child and family homelessness.  They provide sanctuary, support, education, tools and resources to…

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Avon Announces Long-Term Growth Strategy

Avon Products, Inc. (AVP) shares rose 1.7% after the company recently announced its new growth strategy and long-term financial targets for 2021. The updated “Open Up Avon” strategy is geared at bringing Avon back on its growth trajectory by focusing on revamping the direct selling business, renovating the brand and boosting e-commerce. The Avon Products,…

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Avon Products Appoints New General Manager to Drive Growth in India

Avon Products recently announced that Dronacharya Chakraborty has been appointed General Manager, India. This is effective immediately. Mr. Chakraborty will report to Global Vice President, Asia Pacific Bill Rahn. Mr. Chakraborty’s appointment is part of Avon’s strategy to drive growth and better capture the vast opportunities in India.  He brings 20 years of experience in…

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Young Living Welcomes New Partner Farm in South Africa

South Africa Coast

Lehi, Utah-based Young Living Essential Oils recently announced that the Amanzi Amahle Farm and Distillery in Cape Town, South Africa, will become the newest Young Living partner farm. The farm will provide Young Living with essential oils, including eucalyptus radiata, tea tree, grapefruit, orange and lemon. “We’re proud to partner with the Amanzi Amahle Farm and…

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Isagenix Named One of Arizona’s Most Admired Companies for 2018

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Gilbert, Ariz.-based Isagenix International was recently selected as one of Arizona’s Most Admired Companies for 2018 by Az Business Magazine and BestCompaniesAZ. “This is the most comprehensive corporate awards program in Arizona, and due to the breadth of the areas it examines, companies who are selected join a prestigious group of employers in Arizona,” said Denise Gredler,…

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