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Financial Analysis

China

Public direct sellers: China issues have direct selling stocks starting 2019 off slowly; rideshare unicorn IPOs banged up in the public markets. China Issues Plague Direct Selling Stocks Our proprietary index of Direct Selling stocks continues to lag the S&P 500 so far this year through mid-May, down 3 percent versus +13 percent for the…

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U.S. DSA Announces 2019 Officers, Directors

The U.S. Direct Selling Association (DSA) recently announced elected officers and directors to the association’s Board of Directors.   Officers and directors of the association are recognized leaders who have earned the respect of their colleagues and the public and are committed to lead and direct the affairs of the association. The board officers will each serve one-year…

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Herbalife Survey: 7 in 10 People in Asia Pacific Aspire to Be Business Owner

Asia Pacific

Herbalife Nutrition’s recently released Asia Pacific Entrepreneurship Survey 2019 revealed that seven in 10 (71%) of consumers in the region aspire to own a business. Conducted in April 2019, the study showed the desire to become an entrepreneur being the strongest among those in Indonesia (96%), the Philippines (92%), Thailand (89%) and Malaysia (86%). In addition, the majority (54%) of people in Asia Pacific believe that working on…

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Herbalife Nutrition Partners with American Red Cross on Missing Types Campaign

Herbalife Nutrition recently announced it will join the American Red Cross and other organizations, celebrities and influencers in support of the Missing Types campaign. Herbalife will remove the letters representing the main blood groups—A, B and O—from its logo to illustrate the critical role blood donations play in patient care. The campaign runs from June…

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Herbalife Named Official Sports Nutrition Partner of 2019 ICC

ICC

Herbalife Nutrition recently announced it has been named the official sports nutrition partner of the International Champions Cup (ICC). The ICC, founded in 2013, is the world’s premier annual summer soccer tournament featuring 12 of the top clubs in the world, playing 18 matches in 16 cities across North America, Europe and Asia. It is…

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Herbalife Reports $1.2 Billion for Q1 2019

Herbalife Q1 2019

Los Angeles-based Herbalife Nutrition Ltd. (NYSE: HLF) reported net sales of $1.2 billion for the first quarter ended March 31, 2019. The sales included growth in four of six regions—Asia Pacific, North America, EMEA and Mexico—and was approximately flat compared to first quarter 2018. Excluding China, net sales increased 6 percent compared to the first…

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DSN Announces the 2019 Global 100!

Global 100 Ranking

Direct Selling News tonight announced its Global 100 list of top direct selling companies in the world. Since 2004, DSN has been dedicated to telling stories focused on relating the opportunities direct sellers provide to millions of independent business owners around the globe. In 2009, the magazine thought it fitting to further recognize the industry by compiling the…

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Inaugural Herbalife24 Triathlon Los Angeles Set for June 2

Herbalife24

Herbalife Nutrition will hold its inaugural Herbalife24 Triathlon in Los Angeles on Sunday, June 2. The race—which includes a 1,500-meter swim, a 40k-bike course and 10k-run through the heart of Los Angeles—will begin at the iconic Venice Beach and conclude at the famed L.A. Live outdoor venue. Three other events will also be held: International…

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Financial Analysis

Public Direct Sellers: Business Slowed a Bit in the Fourth Quarter; Lots of Changes at Nu Skin Under CEO Ritch Wood as the Company Reinvents Itself for the Digital Age. Nu Skin Enterprises held an Investor Day at its headquarters in Provo, UT, at the end of February. Nearly two years into Ritch Wood’s tenure…

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Herbalife Nutrition Foundation 25th Celebration Raises $1.5 Million

Herbalife Nutrition

Celebrating its 25th anniversary, the Herbalife Nutrition Foundation (HNF) continues its mission to positively impact the lives of children, raising $1.5 million during its annual gala. The annual fundraiser, held this year in Singapore, supports the Casa Herbalife Nutrition program, which was established in 2005 and currently serves more than 140 nonprofit partners and close…

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