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Published: 01 May 2013 in Background
Have you ever wondered why some people choose to purchase their products from a direct seller as opposed to buying them from a retailer in a store or pharmacy? A direct seller sells his or her goods going from door to door and more recently, by holding a party at home and inviting prospects to come in and try samples of the goods after a presentation. This in most cases leads to purchases and soon the direct seller’s business is off to a good start.
Published: 08 March 2013 in Background
Your “Life Score” is a key rating of your total antioxidant well-being. It’s important to know because your life is burdened with oxidative stress on a continuing basis. Reducing this critical negative factor is of vital importance to your long-term health and well-being and the new MonaVie VIEW Antioxidant Scanner tells you immediately and precisely how you’re doing in the battle against the free radicals that threaten your health every day.
Published: 29 December 2012 in Background
Rawleighs and Watkins are two of the oldest direct selling companies to open businesses in New Zealand. Since 1928 to-date, the industry has experienced steady growth and the two pioneering companies are today joined by 40 other companies who are members of the Direct Selling Association of New Zealand. Garth Wyllie, the Executive Director shared with OBTAINER a brief look into the industry. New Zealand has remained unaffected by the recent recession, largely due to its commodity based economy, and most direct selling companies have recorded increased sale values and volumes.
Published: 20 December 2012 in Background
In spite of political turmoil and natural disasters, the direct selling industry in Thailand continues to thrive. As a whole, the Asia Pacific region promises to be a ripe market for the picking. The presence of established companies and DSA's that work tirelessly to create appropriate policies, who put in place controls and ethical standards as well as foster government understanding of the industry, have played a significant role in creating a solid foundation. Beauty, fashion and home care products are the items that AVON, the company for women, provides that have helped enrich the lives of its more than 6 million sales representatives.
Published: 09 November 2012 in Background
As we delve deeper into the realms of economic uncertainty, an increasing number of people the world over are feeling the pinch more than ever before. Growth forecasts are floundering, economic powerhouses are struggling to keep their heads above water, GDP rates are down, unemployment levels have spiked — the prognosis is poor. People have learned to live with financial insecurity, and stress and depression have sadly become the status quo for many. Millions of people around the world are recognizing direct selling as a real answer to the global economic downturn. Direct selling can empower people, grant financial stability and enable people