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June 2019

Amway Launches XS Sports Nutrition Line  

ADA, Mich., April 20, 2016 -- Amway today announced the launch of the XS™ Sports Nutrition line, marking the company's expansion in the sports and performance nutrition category and presenting an opportunity for the next generation of Amway Independent Business Owners (IBOs). The XS™ Sports Nutritio...

Source: Press Release


Amway Launches XS Sports Nutrition Line
Posted 4/24/2016


Amway Opens New $81 Million Manufacturing Facility  

DA, Mich., June 4, 2015 -- Amway today announced the opening of the first phase of its new $81 million USD nutrition manufacturing facility in Ada, Michigan, USA, near its world headquarters. The 317,000-square-foot facility will house select manufacturing operations for the company's Nutrilite bra...

Source: Press Release


Amway Opens New $81 Million Manufacturing Facility
Posted 6/8/2015



Amway opens new nutrition manufacturing and R&D facility in California  

ADA, Mich., May 26, 2015 -- Amway today announced the opening of its new $42 million USD nutrition manufacturing and R&D facility in Buena Park, California, USA. The 60,000-square-foot manufacturing facility will house select manufacturing operations for the company's Nutrilite brand of vitamins, mi...

Source: Press Release


Amway opens new nutrition manufacturing and R&D facility in California
Posted 5/21/2015



Amway India CEO Arrested  

The chairman and CEO of Amway India, William S Pinckney, was placed under arrest on Tuesday in connection with a complaint against the multilevel marketing firm.

Andhra Pradesh Police said the CEO was apprehended on Monday and was brought in on a warrant. The arrest was based on a complaint allegi...

Source: Npros.com


Amway India CEO Arrested
Posted 5/27/2014



Amway Reports Record Sales During 2013  

ADA, Mich., Feb. 4, 2014 -- Amway today reported global sales of USD $11.8 billion for 2013, a record for the organization. The total surpasses 2012 sales of $11.3 billion and continues a period of tremendous growth, highlighted by annual sales increases in seven consecutive years. The company's an...

Source: Press Release


Amway Reports Record Sales During 2013
Posted 2/5/2014



Amway Donates to Typhoon Relief Effort in Philippines  

ADA, Mich., November 11, 2013 -- Amway will provide an initial donation of $100,000 (USD) in immediate cash and product to support relief and recovery efforts in the Philippines following Typhoon Haiyan, one of the strongest storms in recorded history.

The company, its business owners and employee...

Source: Press Release


Amway Donates to Typhoon Relief Effort in Philippines
Posted 11/13/2013



Amway Touts A Cure For Common Cubicle In National Ad Campaign  

New "We Are Amway" Campaign Offers Alternative to Traditional 9-to-5 Job

ADA, Mich., Sept. 5, 2013 -- Amway North America's new national advertising campaign, "We Are Amway," launched this week touting the benefits of small business ownership. The yearlong television, print and digital campaign fo...

Source: Press Release


Amway Touts A Cure For Common Cubicle In National Ad Campaign
Posted 9/7/2013



Amway Receives Omni Award  

SALT LAKE CITY, March 5, 2013 -- Amway and Allen Communication Learning Services have recently been recognized by the Omni Awards for excellence in media production. The award winning project is an interactive e-learning product knowledge training for the Amway ARTISTRY brand. The interactive eLearn...

Source: Press Release


Amway Receives Omni Award
Posted 3/5/2013



Amway Launches NUTRILITE Kids MULTIPOPS with Video Contest  

ADA, Mich., Jan. 16, 2013 -- Caution: Nutrilite's new children's vitamin may cause a "kid in a candy store" reaction with the recent launch of its NUTRILITE� Kids MULTIPOPS(TM) Multivitamin. Inspired by an iconic candy of the '70s, the daily sugar-free multivitamin features grape-flavored cry...

Source: Press Release


Amway Launches NUTRILITE Kids MULTIPOPS with Video Contest
Posted 1/16/2013



Amway Partners with Free the Children  

ADA, Mich., Dec. 13, 2012 -- Amway, one of the world's largest direct selling companies, and Free The Children, an international charity and educational partner, announced today a new partnership that will bring Free The Children's signature youth empowerment event, We Day, into the U.S. for the fir...

Source: Press Release


Amway Partners with Free the Children
Posted 12/13/2012



Amway Donates More Than 300K In Gifts To Toy Drive  

ADA, Mich., Dec. 6, 2012 -- Amway North America is donating more than $300,000 in products to NBC's TODAY Show Toy Drive through a direct-selling industry effort to provide holiday gifts for thousands of children nationwide. This is Amway's eighth year participating with the TODAY Show Toy Drive, br...

Source: Press Release


Amway Donates More Than 300K In Gifts To Toy Drive
Posted 12/6/2012



Amway Responds to Hurricane Sandy Devastation  

ADA, Mich., Nov. 19, 2012 -- Amway is contributing products, mobilizing Amway Independent Business Owners, and partnering with the American Red Cross to help provide immediate relief to victims of Hurricane Sandy in the form of food, shelter, clothing, cleaning supplies, medicine, and more. A donati...

Source: Press Release


Amway Responds to Hurricane Sandy Devastation
Posted 11/19/2012



Amway Breaks Ground on Nutrilite Botanical Concentrate Manufacturing Facility  

QUINCY, Wash., Aug. 29, 2012 -- Direct-selling giant Amway executives met today with elected officials, and area business and community leaders, to break ground on a $38 million botanical concentrate manufacturing plant in Quincy, Washington.

Built on 12 acres Amway purchased in the Port of Quinc...

Source: Press Release


Amway Breaks Ground on Nutrilite Botanical Concentrate Manufacturing Facility
Posted 8/31/2012



Amway Announces Partnership of Four IRONMAN Races  

ADA, Mich., July 23, 2012 -- Amway North America recently signed a four-race expo partnership agreement with the World Triathlon Corporation (WTC), owner and operator of the IRONMAN® Series. Attendees at IRONMAN Lake Placid, the Aquadraat Sports IRONMAN U.S. Championship, the IRONMAN World Champions...

Source: Press Release


Amway Announces Partnership of Four IRONMAN Races
Posted 7/23/2012



Amway Introduces NUTRILITE Ultimate Bone Health Solution  

ADA, Mich., July 17, 2012 -- Amway recently launched NUTRILITE® Ultimate Bone Health Solution, a new product containing two different nutritional supplements to help not only build bone, but also preserve and strengthen it.** Bone health is a significant concern in the U.S., where it's estimated tha...

Source: Press Release


Amway Introduces NUTRILITE Ultimate Bone Health Solution
Posted 7/18/2012



Amway Ranked First in Online Health and Beauty Sales  

29 June 2012 -- For the ninth consecutive year, Amway Independent Business Owners (IBOs) have earned the company the top spot in online Health & Beauty (H&B) sales. Internet Retailer's annual Top 500 Guide to the web ranked Amway North America first again in the Health & Beauty category, and 30th in...

Source: Press Release


Amway Ranked First in Online Health and Beauty Sales
Posted 7/3/2012



Amway Launches New Artistry Facial Sunscreen for All Skin Tones  

ADA, Mich., June 5, 2012 -- In our daily fight against the look of uneven skin, an effective facial sunscreen is crucial. New ARTISTRY® TIME DEFIANCE® UV Defense SPF 50, exclusively from Amway, not only protects skin from sun damage, it also helps reduce the appearance of existing dark spots, discol...

Source: Press Release


Amway Launches New Artistry Facial Sunscreen for All Skin Tones
Posted 6/5/2012



Amway Investing in US Manufacturing Expansion to Meet Global Demand for NUTRILITE  

ADA, Mich., May 23, 2012 -- Amway is investing nearly $180 million to significantly expand U.S. manufacturing and processing capacity to meet growing global demand for its top-selling NUTRILITE(TM) brand of vitamin, mineral and dietary supplements.

This investment includes a new $81 million nutri...

Source: Amway


Amway Investing in US Manufacturing Expansion to Meet Global Demand for NUTRILITE
Posted 5/24/2012



Amway Publishes Global Corporate Citizenship Report  

ADA, Mich., April 23, 2012 -- Saving lives by providing incentives for routine medical screenings for its U.S. employees, establishing the first charitable nonpublic foundation by a multinational company in China, building homes for underprivileged families in Latin America and conserving energy aro...

Source: Press Release


Amway Publishes Global Corporate Citizenship Report
Posted 4/23/2012



Amway Announces Electronic Payment Program for IBOs  

NEW YORK, Mar 19, 2012 -- Amway Corp., a worldwide leader in direct selling, has selected Citi Prepaid Services for the enhancement of its electronic payment process in North America. Citi will provide an efficient, branded electronic payment solution, which includes an AMWAY™ Prepaid Visa® Card in...

Source: Press Release


Amway Announces Electronic Payment Program for IBOs
Posted 3/19/2012



Amway Introduces New ARTISTRY Colour Collection  

ADA, Mich., March 6, 2012 -- This spring Amway combined the elegance of vintage beauty with the sophisticated look of a seaside paradise in its new ARTISTRY® Escape to Paradise Spring Trend Colour Collection, available starting March 1. The Escape to Paradise Collection was developed with inspiratio...

Source: Press Release


Amway Introduces New ARTISTRY Colour Collection
Posted 3/7/2012



Consumer Advocacy Group Alleges Amway Deception  

Amway is facing a possible class action lawsuit over alleged unsubstantiated nutrition and health claims for two of its Nutrilite products.

The Center for Science in the Public Interest (CSPI), a consumer food advocacy group, said it will sue Amway unless it stops advertising unsubstantiated nutri...

Source: Npros.com


Consumer Advocacy Group Alleges Amway Deception
Posted 2/29/2012



Amway Offers Genotype Matched Weight Management Plan  

Direct Seller Offers Genetic Test to Determine If You're a Carb Blocker, Fat Trimmer or Better Balancer

ADA, Mich., Jan. 25, 2012 -- Weight loss is perhaps the most common New Year's resolution made and likely the most difficult to keep. Amway North America offers the NUTRILITE® Weight Managemen...

Source: Press Release


Amway Offers Genotype Matched Weight Management Plan
Posted 1/25/2012



Amway Launches ARTISTRY Creme LuXury Eye  

ADA, Mich., Nov. 11, 2011 -- Helping defy time, Amway's ARTISTRY® brand announces the launch of ARTISTRY Creme LuXury Eye. The eye area claims the thinnest skin on the face - an area prone to sun and environmental damage, and first to show the visible signs of aging. Creme LuXury Eye helps skin act...

Source: Press Release


Amway Launches ARTISTRY Creme LuXury Eye
Posted 11/11/2011



Amway Sponsors Scholarship Through Facebook Contest  

ADA, Mich., Nov. 8, 2011 -- Amway allows young women the chance to 'Be Like Miss America' through the Amway Miss America Scholarship Contest held on the Amway U.S. Facebook page. Amway is the sponsor of the Miss America Scholarship Fund. Amway's beauty brand ARTISTRY® is the official skin care and c...

Source: Press Release


Amway Sponsors Scholarship Through Facebook Contest
Posted 11/9/2011



Amway Introduces Nutrilite Fruits and Vegetables  

NUTRILITE is the world’s No. 1 selling vitamins and dietary supplements brand*, exclusively from Amway, and has launched a new product in North America that offers a convenient way to add fruits and vegetables antioxidants into a diet anytime, anywhere - NUTRILITE Fruits & Vegetables 2GO Twist Tubes...

Source: Press Release


Amway Introduces Nutrilite Fruits and Vegetables
Posted 8/3/2011



Amway Introduces Project Sunrise  

As part of their continuous support towards underprivileged children, Amway Opportunity Foundation (AOF) the Corporate Social Responsibility arm of Amway India, today put together a musical night to remember. This event was especially brought together to extend support towards the Girl child of Smil...

Source: Press Release


Amway Introduces Project Sunrise
Posted 6/29/2011



Amway To Scale Up Global Efforts  

Amway employees and distributors volunteered more than a million hours across the globe last year, reduced energy usage during production and made great strides in their efforts to recycle manufacturing waste, according to the 2010 Amway Global Corporate Citizenship Report.

While corporate citizen...

Source: Press Release


Amway To Scale Up Global Efforts
Posted 6/20/2011



Amway At Number 1 For Eight Years  

Amway Independent Business Owners (IBOs) have once again earned the company the top spot in online Health & Beauty (H&B) sales. According to Internet Retailer's annual Top 500 Guide to the web, Amway North America is ranked first in the Health & Beauty category for the eighth consecutive year, and 2...

Source: Press Release


Amway At Number 1 For Eight Years
Posted 5/21/2011



Amway Wins AAF Award  

Amway North America has been recognized by the American Advertising Federation (AAF) District 6 for a high-energy music video to promote its NUTRILITE® Sports Nutrition products.

The "Mix It Up" video, which uses rap and humor to convey its message, won Silver ADDY® awards for both the video and t...

Source: Press Release


Amway Wins AAF Award
Posted 5/12/2011



Amway Raises Funds Children In Need  

Amway distributors of Chennai - all who are volunteers of Amway Opportunity Foundation (AOF) - the registered non-profit organization that looks after Amway's corporate social responsibility (CSR), got together to raise funds for the city's needy children. At a Musical Night, where well-known singer...

Source: Press Release


Amway Raises Funds Children In Need
Posted 5/12/2011



Amway Wins Advertising Award  

Amway North America has been recognized by the American Advertising Federation (AAF) District 6 for a high-energy music video to promote its NUTRILITE® Sports Nutrition products.

The "Mix It Up" video, which uses rap and humor to convey its message, won Silver ADDY® awards for both the video and t...

Source: Press Release


Amway Wins Advertising Award
Posted 5/5/2011



Nutralite Drink Earns Highest Sports Certification  

Amway North America today announced that three premier, foundational products under its NUTRILITE® brand have received sports certification from the leading product safety and banned substances testing body for elite athletes. NUTRILITE Daily Multivitamin, Concentrated Fruits and Vegetables, and DOU...

Source: Press Release


Nutralite Drink Earns Highest Sports Certification
Posted 5/5/2011



Amway Launches New Artistry Home Treatment  

Instant improvements and no recovery time make the new ARTISTRY® intensive skincare renewing peel a convenient, at-home alternative to acid-based peels. It provides a gentle, one-step option that’s cost-effective and rivals benefits experienced from professional treatments.

Intensive skincare ren...

Source: Press Release


Amway Launches New Artistry Home Treatment
Posted 4/7/2011



Amway Quake Donations Reach 2.5 Million  

Amway, its employees and distributors around the globe raised an additional $1.3 million for relief efforts in Japan, more than doubling the company's initial pledge of $1.2 million, and creating a total contribution to date of $2.5 million.

Amway President Doug DeVos traveled to Japan personally...

Source: Press Release


Amway Quake Donations Reach 2.5 Million
Posted 3/24/2011



Amway Donates 1.2 Million To Japan  

Amway Japan President John Parker announced that Amway Japan Limited and parent company Amway will provide 100 million yen, or approximately $1.2 million, in cash and product donations to support relief efforts in Japan following the earthquake and tsunami of March 11, 2011.

The corporation, its d...

Source: Press Release


Amway Donates 1.2 Million To Japan
Posted 3/16/2011



Amway Receives Learning Leaders Award  

Bersin & Associates announced that Amway North America is a recipient of a prestigious 2011 Learning Leaders Award for the Operational Training and Development Excellence category. Amway received this distinguished honor in recognition of its new training program, designed in partnership with Allen...

Source: Press Release


Amway Receives Learning Leaders Award
Posted 3/16/2011



Amway Declares Jared MacFarlane Winner  

Amway North America announced today that Woodbridge, Va. native Jared MacFarlane has been declared the Grand Prize winner of the NUTRILITE® Ultimate Football Experience Sweepstakes with Kurt Warner on March 11.

This Friday, Jared will travel to Phoenix to meet football legend Kurt Warner and parti...

Source: Press release


Amway Declares Jared MacFarlane Winner
Posted 3/11/2011



Amway To Hold Ultimate Football Contest  

Amway North America announced today that it will award one Grand Prize winner the opportunity to meet football legend Kurt Warner and participate in his “Ultimate Football Experience” weekend in Phoenix on March 11-12 as part of the NUTRILITE® Ultimate Football Experience Sweepstakes.

Last month A...

Source: Press Release


Amway To Hold Ultimate Football Contest
Posted 2/2/2011



Amway Included In Corporate Spending Study  

Bersin & Associates, a world-class research and consulting firm that empowers HR organizations to drive bottom-line impact, today announced that 2010 ushered in the beginning of a turnaround for many learning and development organizations. U.S. companies increased their training investment in 2010,...

Source: Press Release


Amway Included In Corporate Spending Study
Posted 1/24/2011



Amway Announces Sweepstakes Winner  

As the Official Skincare and Cosmetics Provider of the Miss America Pageant, Amway’s ARTISTRY® brand is bringing the pageant experience to life this month for one lucky sweepstakes winner. Angie Gilmore of Belle, West Virginia, is the grand prize winner of the “Find Your Pageant Look and Win!” Sweep...

Source: Press Release


Amway Announces Sweepstakes Winner
Posted 1/14/2011



Amway Awards 10K To Positivity Project  

In an effort to recognize the importance of making a positive impact, Amway launched The Positivity Project contest. The contest invited people to share stories online about how the power of positive has changed their life or the life of someone they know.

Twenty-five semifinalists were identifie...

Source: Press Release


Amway Awards 10K To Positivity Project
Posted 1/2/2011



Amway Supports Korean Trade Agreement  

Amway Corporation welcomes the news from Washington and Seoul that the U.S. Korea (KORUS) Trade Agreement has been finalized and will soon be sent to the U.S. Congress and South Korean National Assembly for approval.

"This agreement with Korea underscores our long-term commitment to free trade...

Source: Press Release


Amway Supports Korean Trade Agreement
Posted 12/6/2010



Amway Builds Center For Blind Children  

Visually challenged children at the outskirts of Madurai, South India can now have access to computers thanks to the initiative of Amway India’s social arm – Amway Opportunity Foundation (AOF) along with Amway distributors of Madurai. The sponsors have helped set up a computer centre at the Indian A...

Source: Press Release


Amway Builds Center For Blind Children
Posted 10/18/2010



Amway Publishes New Company Profile  

Amway is in the third year of a strategic plan to drive innovation, talent and growth. As part of this growth strategy, the company hired 23 executive leaders in the past three years to bring outside perspectives and insights into Amway management. In 2009, Amway relaunched its home care range, gr...

Source: Press Release


Amway Publishes New Company Profile
Posted 10/5/2010



Amway Maintains Haiti Relief Efforts  

Amway announced plans today to continue its contribution to Haiti earthquake disaster relief through a rebuilding initiative with new partner, SOS Children's Villages.

SOS Children's Villages works to improve the lives and well-being of children around the world. They have built over 500 villa...

Source: Press Release


Amway Maintains Haiti Relief Efforts
Posted 9/23/2010



Amway Organizes Blood Donation Camp  

Amway Opportunity Foundation (AOF) organized a blood donation camp along with All India Institute of Medical Sciences at their Jasola office. Amway distributors & employees actively participated in this Noble cause. This camp is one among a series of camps held by AOF along with Amway distributors.<...

Source: Press Release


Amway Organizes Blood Donation Camp
Posted 9/23/2010



Amway Organises Camp At Deepalaya School  

Amway Opportunity Foundation (AOF) has organised an Eye Check-up Camp at Deepalaya School, where 10 Doctors of Mahavir International conduct the eye check-up session. The two day camp starting from today at Deepalaya’s centre at Shaik Sarai and tomorrow at Gole Kuan centre is a step towards humanity...

Source: Press Release


Amway Organises Camp At Deepalaya School
Posted 7/20/2010



Amway Training Provider Wins Awards  

Allen is once, twice, five times a winner. Allen Communication Learning Services, authorities in improving human performance through custom training and learning, is the recipient of five Omni Intermedia Awards for Spring 2010.

“The Allen team extends our thanks to the Omni Intermedia voting c...

Source: Press Release


Amway Training Provider Wins Awards
Posted 7/9/2010



Amway Introduces China To The American Dream  

Amway, the Ada, Michigan-based direct-sales company known for its vitamin supplements, makeup, and dishwashing soap has found major success in China, having become a favorite business opportunity among China's middle class.

Tang Shaoping is one of Amway's 13000 top sellers awarded with a trip to...

Source: Npros.com


Amway Introduces China To The American Dream
Posted 6/7/2010



Amway To Send 13000 Top Sellers To Southern California  

Last weekend, Southern California was greeted with full bus loads of Chinese tourists visiting the local hotspots such as Disneyland and the local malls in convoys of 100. The waves of Chinese consumers will be coming over the course of the next month and are estimated to give the local economy a $1...

Source: Npros.com


Amway To Send 13000 Top Sellers To Southern California
Posted 6/2/2010



Amway To Close Birthplace Of Nutrilite  

Carl Rehnborg began experimenting with vitamins in the 1940s, and established operations at one of Amway's oldest and most historically significant facilities in 1954 at the 600-acre facility. The plant has since been marked for closure by the company, as part of a plan to divest the building over...

Source: Npros.com


Amway To Close Birthplace Of Nutrilite
Posted 5/25/2010



Amway Global Number One In Sales  

Amway Global Independent Business Owners (IBOs) have once again propelled the company to the top spot in online Health & Beauty (H&B) sales. According to Internet Retailer's annual Top 500 Guide to the web, Amway Global is ranked first in the Health & Beauty category for the seventh consecutive ye...

Source: Press Release


Amway Global Number One In Sales
Posted 5/17/2010



Amway Celebrates AOF Day  

The Amway Opportunity Foundation is Amway's ongoing effort toward a social cause, as the CSR arm of Amway India Enterprises Pvt Ltd celebrated AOF day on Thursday with children of Kohima Orphanage & Destitute Home.

With May 5 1998 being the date that Amway engaged India, Amway officially refers...

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Amway Celebrates AOF Day
Posted 5/8/2010



Amway Sprouts Gardens With Boys And Girls Club  

Amway Global announced today that it will partner with Boys & Girls Clubs of America to help build seven community gardens across the United States. The Amway Global Positive Sprouts project mobilizes volunteers and incorporates the gardening expertise of the Green Education Foundation (GEF) to teac...

Source: Press Release


Amway Sprouts Gardens With Boys And Girls Club
Posted 5/8/2010



Amway Endowment Enters Third Year At University  

A University of Tennessee, Knoxville (UTK) student is the fourth scholarship recipient of an endowment established by Amway to support the study of demand sales forecasting at the University.

Esco Brackett, a junior from Athens, Tenn., is the winner of the 2010 Amway Endowed Scholarship in Sales F...

Source: Press Release


Amway Endowment Enters Third Year At University
Posted 5/5/2010



Heirs Of Amway Pledge 22 Million To Kennedy Center  

Betsy and Dick DeVos including the son of Amway Corp.’s co-founder, have pledged over $22 million to expand training of U.S. arts administrators at the John F. Kennedy Center.

The president of the center, Michael M. Kaiser, said that the gift will aid in acquiring specialized training for arts ad...

Source: Npros.com


Heirs Of Amway Pledge 22 Million To Kennedy Center
Posted 5/4/2010



Amway Press Release  

Amway Corp. today announced a series of changes to its supply chain structure aimed at improving the global direct selling leader's competitive position.

"More than 80 percent of our customers buy our products outside the United States, and Amway needs to update its supply chain to reflect that,...

Source: Press Release


Amway Press Release
Posted 5/4/2010



US Pavilion Sponsored By Amway At World Expo  

When the Shanghai crowd visited the 2010 World Expo at the U.S. pavilion, the audience saw a video word from Amway Corp that played reputation and pride-building messages according to Dana Boals, vice president of global Amway brands.

She explained that Amway loves having a presence there, and th...

Source: Npros.com


US Pavilion Sponsored By Amway At World Expo
Posted 5/3/2010



Amway Co-Founders Pledge 5 Million To MSU Medical School  

Richard and Helen DeVos, co-founders of Amway have recently pledged to match up to $5 million in donations for Michigan State University's Human Medicine building in downtown Grand Rapids.

Once the brand new $90 million Secchia Center on Michigan Avenue opens, Michigan State University will be m...

Source: Npros.com


Amway Co-Founders Pledge 5 Million To MSU Medical School
Posted 4/28/2010



New Amway Asian Logistics Hub  

Amway, a direct selling titan has plans to open a brand new Asian logistics hub in Busan in an effort to establish a product supply chain management system in the rapidly growing Asian region.

The Korean division of Amway stated that there would be an open ceremony at the nation's key port city o...

Source: Npros.com


New Amway Asian Logistics Hub
Posted 4/23/2010



Amway and John Tesh launch Product Line  

After announcing a deal with John Tesh in 2008 to develop new products and advertise on Tesh's Intelligence for Your Life radio show, Amway Global and the well known TV/radio personality launched the first wave in a new line of products.

The first products released include snack bars that the comp...

Source: Npros.com


Amway and John Tesh launch Product Line
Posted 4/21/2010



Amway India Aims To Bulk Up Business  

A company official for Amway India, a home products direct marketing company says Amway intends on doing business worth Rs 2,000 crore by 2012, bulking up its product base considerably.

"After commencing commercial operations and business with Rs 91 lakh in 1998, Amway has done business worth Rs 1...

Source: Npros.com


Amway India Aims To Bulk Up Business
Posted 4/21/2010



Amway Highlights Moral and Profit Minded Leadership  

Amway President Doug DeVos spoke at the Loosemore Auditorium at Grand Valley State on April 14, 2010. His speech concerned the current state of the economy and the choice of profits over morals. DeVos, co-founder of Amway with his father, has helped the direct sales company to increase sales in rec...

Source: Npros.com


Amway Highlights Moral and Profit Minded Leadership
Posted 4/16/2010



Amway China Sales May Rise 10 Percent With Rebound  

As consumers boost retail spending for 2010, Amway Corp. may post a 10 percent gain in dividends as its stores in China move products such as cosmetics, vitamin supplements and kitchen utensils. China is the top market for Amway, which generated global sales of $8.4 billion last year.

During an in...

Source: Npros.com


Amway China Sales May Rise 10 Percent With Rebound
Posted 4/16/2010



Production Capacity Increases For Amway  

Amway recently announced that it has increased capacity at its vendor manufacturing facility by implementing four new lines to meet the demands of the mid-term future.

Bill Pickney, Amway India's Chief Executive Officer and Managing Director said: "This facility has four new lines, each with more...

Source: Npros.com


Production Capacity Increases For Amway
Posted 4/16/2010



170 new branches Planned For Amway India  

Amway Enterprises Pvt Ltd, currently has 130 branches across the country of India and plans to open over 170 new branches by 2013. Amway India is a major direct selling FMCG Company in the country and intends for its expansion to take place during next three years as it focuses on a 25 per cent yea...

Source: Npros.com


170 new branches Planned For Amway India
Posted 4/16/2010



Amway Triples India Production Capacity  

Amway's production capacity triples - anticipates quantum growth

New Delhi, Delhi, April 12, 2010 /India PRwire/ -- Anticipating continued growth in the Indian market, India's leading direct selling FMCG Amway India Enterprises Pvt Ltd, has tripled production capacities at its leading vendor facil...

Source: Npros.com


Amway Triples India Production Capacity
Posted 4/15/2010



Ambulance Donated to SLJ Hospital  

A registered non-profit organization known as Amway Opportunity Foundation (AOF) provided Sunder Lal Jain Hospital in Delhi with an Ambulance. AOF represents Amway India's Social Responsibility initiatives, and works in association with The Rotary Club of Delhi Ashoka. The ambulance will provide 24...

Source: Npros.com


Ambulance Donated to SLJ Hospital
Posted 4/13/2010



Amway Founder Loans Items to Grand Rapids Museum  

The Public Museum of Grand Rapids will host "Amway: 50 Years of Helping People Live Better Lives." The exhibit will feature archives and personal items on loan until November. For more information, visit the link below. ...

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Amway Founder Loans Items to Grand Rapids Museum
Posted 4/12/2010



Amway Bets On India Wellness Market  

Amway India Enterprises, a direct selling FMCG company, is looking to the expanding health and wellness market in the country.

Amway now wields the mightiest monopoly in the Indian direct selling market generating revenue of Rs 1407 crore in 2009, in addition to the nutrition and wellness segment...

Source: Npros.com


Amway Bets On India Wellness Market
Posted 4/12/2010



Amway Global Nutrilite helps raise money for charity  

Amway Global Nutrilite vitamins sponsors Competitor Group Inc. in Rock’ n’ Roll Marathon Series where charity runners raise money for worthy causes and non-profits. Thus far, over 75,000 runners have raised $219 million.

One of CGI’s core competencies, Englehart says, is a robust national sales an...

Source: Npros.com


Amway Global Nutrilite helps raise money for charity
Posted 4/5/2010



Amway Campaign Reaches 7 Million Kids  

Needy children all over the world have had their lives dramatically improved through the help of Amway employees and distributors since 2003.

The Amway One by One Campaign for Children has reached an estimated 7 million children through locally-developed programs, all aligned to elicit positive...

Source: Npros.com


Amway Campaign Reaches 7 Million Kids
Posted 2/18/2010



Amway Donates 100K to Haiti Earthquake Relief  

Amway aims to donate $100,000 in addition to the matched contributions of its employees to disaster relief for Haiti through its Web site amway.com. The Michigan-based company says that its $100,000 donation will be divided between the American Red Cross and SOS Children's Village. "We are fully co...

Source: Npros.com


Amway Donates 100K to Haiti Earthquake Relief
Posted 1/20/2010



Amway Announces Costa Rica Job Move  

Amway Global, a multilevel marketing and direct sales company, announced plans to transfer 93 positions from its corporate office in Ada, Michigan to Costa Rica within the next 12 to 15 months. The majority of the positions will be in the finance division of the company, which is undergoing a restru...

Source: Tico Times


Amway Announces Costa Rica Job Move
Posted 11/18/2009



Judge Rules Against Amway  

A federal judge has ruled against Amway Corp. in a class-action complaint filed by 27 former salespeople, or independent business owners.

The ruling says Amway must stop forcing its one-time distributors into arbitration over disputes between the two parties.

The independent distributors had fi...

Source: WOOD-TV


Judge Rules Against Amway
Posted 10/28/2009



Amways 50th Anniversary Private Concert Bash  

GRAND RAPIDS -- Grammy winners Sting, Wynton Marsalis and LeAnn Rimes are scheduled to perform in Grand Rapids in May. But unless you and your friends are selling a lot of cosmetics, vitamins or soap for Amway Global, you probably won't be able to get a ticket.

As part of its 50th anniversary cele...

Source: Npros.com


Amways 50th Anniversary Private Concert Bash
Posted 4/17/2009



Amway Charity Campaign Reaches 6 Million Children  

Now in its sixth year of operation the Amway One by One Campaign for Children impacted more than 6 million children through employees and distributors contributing 1 million employee volunteer hours and donating more than $70 million.

"In every country and every community where Amway operates, our...

Source: CSRwire.com


Amway Charity Campaign Reaches 6 Million Children
Posted 2/14/2009



Amway Announces Allergy Friendly Purifier  

According to the Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America (AAFA), asthma and allergies affect one out of four Americans. The AAFA and Allergy Standards Limited (ASL) developed the asthma & allergy friendly™ Certification Program to help sufferers find products that fit their needs. The program recen...

Source: PR Web


Amway Announces Allergy Friendly Purifier
Posted 2/14/2009



Amway Marketing Blitz Pays Off  

Amway Global co-founder Rich DeVos says the direct-selling giant had a record $8.2 billion in sales in 2008.

The Grand Rapids Press reports DeVos made the comments at an event in Grand Rapids on Friday. An official company statement will be made next week.

The Ada-based company is privately ow...

Source: Chicago Tribune


Amway Marketing Blitz Pays Off
Posted 2/2/2009



Amway Pushing for US Comeback  

Amway hopes its once well-known name will help revive the direct sales company's brand in North America.

The Ada, Mich.-based firm dropped the name in the U.S. and Canada in 2000 after becoming part of Alticor Inc.

It is pumping millions of dollars into market research and national ads, and plan...

Source: WLNS


Amway Pushing for US Comeback
Posted 12/31/2008



Amway to Hike Prices in 2009  

Direct selling FMCG company Amway India will increase the prices of all its products by 3-5 per cent in early 2009 even as commodity and crude prices are witnessing a sharp decline. Commodity prices and crude prices have declined upto 70 per cent from their peak prices in June, July earlier this...

Source: Business Standard


Amway to Hike Prices in 2009
Posted 12/15/2008



Amway Launches Energy Drinks  

Amway India Enterprises, a leading direct selling company on Tuesday launched two energy drinks - Amway XL energy drinks and Amway XL energy bars here.

The Amway XL energy drinks come in two flavours of citrus blast and tropical blast. Amway XL energy bars are available in apple cinnamon and frui...

Source: Economic Times


Amway Launches Energy Drinks
Posted 11/5/2008



Amway to Expand Distribution Network  

Amway (M) Holdings Bhd plans to expand its distribution network this year to widen its presence in the country, said executive director Paul Yee.

Amway, which offers more than 200 products, currently has 13 distribution centres in Malaysia and Brunei, and some 188,000 core distributors.

“Amway e...

Source: Malaysia Star


Amway to Expand Distribution Network
Posted 5/27/2008



Amway India Targets Masses  

Faced with the challenge of slowing growth and the threat of legal trouble to its business in Andhra Pradesh, Amway India, the wholly-owned subsidiary of the US-based direct seller Amway Corporation, is looking to reverse its fortune with the launch of a range of low-priced fast moving consumer good...

Source: Economic Times


Amway India Targets Masses
Posted 4/29/2008



Amway Taking Back Its Name  

ALTICOR'S GLOBAL DIRECT-SALES UNIT, AMWAY, is undergoing a brand revamp in 2008 that will be completed in 2009, the company's 50th anniversary.

The company, which since 1999 has made Quixtar North America its online brand ID--and de facto brand--in this country, is bringing back Amway as the gl...

Source: Mediapost.com


Amway Taking Back Its Name
Posted 3/29/2008



Amway to Capitalize on Two New Products  

AMWAY (M) Holdings Bhd expects single-digit growth in revenue for the year ending Dec 31, 2008, given the cautious mood amid economic weaknesses in the US, according to executive director Paul Yee.

“The US and global economies are seeing weaknesses while the domestic market faces inflationary pr...

Source: Malaysia Star


Amway to Capitalize on Two New Products
Posted 3/26/2008



Amway Warns of Bogus Internet Charity Scam  

Amway Corporation (Quixtar in the U.S. and Canada) has discovered an internet scam that uses a bogus Amway charity as a lure. Amway cautions individuals to be on the lookout for e-mails from a group calling itself the "Amway Children Charity Foundation". Please be advised that this is not an Amway-...

Source: ITNews


Amway Warns of Bogus Internet Charity Scam
Posted 3/12/2008



Amway Founder Makes Forbes List  

Amway co-founder Rich DeVos made the Forbes list of richest people in the world (again), coming in at 288th. So did Fred Meijer "and family," ranked 605th. But those were the only two of West Michigan's ultra-rich people to turn up on Forbes' radar. The New York-based magazine released its list Th...

Source: MLive.com


Amway Founder Makes Forbes List
Posted 3/9/2008



Amway Lawsuit Dismissed  

A federal judge has tossed out a massive antitrust action brought against Amway Corp. by several Missouri distributors just before the case was set to go to trial in Springfield.

U.S. District Judge Richard E. Dorr granted Amway’s motion for summary judgment last week, abruptly ending — at least f...

Source: Kansas City Star


Amway Lawsuit Dismissed
Posted 2/22/2008



UK Nears Decision on Possible Amway Expulsion  

British officials are expected to rule within the next few weeks -- perhaps within days -- on a case that could result in Amway's expulsion from the United Kingdom.

The U.K. government sued Amway and several large distributor groups there last year, accusing the Ada company of misrepresenting its...

Source: MLive.com


UK Nears Decision on Possible Amway Expulsion
Posted 1/30/2008



Amway Launches Online Venture Fanista  

The backers of the multi-level marketing company Amway have launched an online venture called Fanista (www.fanista.com), which is taking Amway’s marketing referral philosophy online.

The beta Web site was launched this week, selling DVDs and CDs. In the coming weeks, the site will add videogames,...

Source: Video Business


Amway Launches Online Venture Fanista
Posted 11/28/2007



Amway in the New York Times  

Alticor, the owner of the multilevel-marketing company Amway, is pouring millions of dollars into a new Web site called Fanista that will be part Amazon (online retail), part MySpace (social network) and part Amway.

The Web site, set to make its public debut this week, will initially sell DVDs an...

Source: MediaPost Publications


Amway in the New York Times
Posted 11/28/2007



Amway in the Grand Rapids Press  

ADA TOWNSHIP -- It's all about taste and nutrition.

Not so much about Amway.

That may be the key to success for Simply Nutrilite, the highest-profile product launch by Alticor and its Amway/Quixtar sales unit in recent years. The line is the first introduced since pledges made by corporate le...

Source: The Grand Rapids Press


Amway in the Grand Rapids Press
Posted 11/12/2007



Judge Dismisses Amway Distributors Lawsuit  

A lawsuit in which several prominent Amway distributors alleged the direct-sales giant was a pyramid scheme was dismissed today by a federal judge in Los Angeles.

Filed in August, the suit sought to free distributors from non-compete clauses imposed by Amway parent, Alticor Inc. and its Quixtar on...

Source: The Grand Rapids Press


Judge Dismisses Amway Distributors Lawsuit
Posted 10/8/2007



Amway Leads with Nutrilite  

Nutrilite, the leading global brand of vitamins, minerals and dietary supplements from Amway, is also the one of the largest manufacturer of nutritional supplements. Amway India finished the 12-month period of Jan- Dec 06, at Rs 738 crores and more than 50 percent of this turnover came from its flag...

Source: Express Pharma


Amway Leads with Nutrilite
Posted 7/25/2007



Amway Halted Overseas  

Why didn’t the Texas AG charge Mannatech with violations of its anti-pyramid scheme statute? One obvious reason is that the multi-level marketing industry’s lobbying organization, the Direct Selling Association – Mannatech is a member of the DSA! – lobbied to change the law in Texas in 2000 so that...

Source: Sunday Times.lk


Amway Halted Overseas
Posted 7/23/2007



Britain May Ban Amway  

GRAND RAPIDS -- British regulators are threatening to ban Amway and two of its high-level distributors from the United Kingdom in a legal battle that has the Ada company scrambling to rein in its independent sales force.

The complaint is sealed, but the ``objectionable'' practices revolve around...

Source: Kalamazoo Gazette


Britain May Ban Amway
Posted 7/16/2007



Britain Threatens to Ban Amway  

Britain has threatened to ban Amway from the country because it finds some of the company's business practices "objectionable," a published report says.

The United Kingdom Department of Trade and Industry's complaint is sealed, but it alleges two U.S. distributors for the Ada, Mich., multilevel-...

Source: Market-Day.net


Britain Threatens to Ban Amway
Posted 7/9/2007



Amway Reviews Practices Worldwide  

Direct sales company Amway says it is conducting a review of its practices worldwide and has sped up a planned reorganization of its operations after British regulators filed a complaint against the company.

"A sealed complaint was filed against Amway in Britain following a yearlong investigation....

Source: NDTV.com


Amway Reviews Practices Worldwide
Posted 7/9/2007



Amway Reviews Annual Results  

A direct sales company, Amway, reviewed the results of the second year of operation in the Russian market. The sales volume of 2006 made up $200 mln, that almost doubled the last year’s results. Presently the company cooperates with over 500,000 independent entrepreneurs in different regions of Russ...

Source: Cosmetics in Russia


Amway Reviews Annual Results
Posted 6/30/2007



Amway Brand on the Way Back  

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. — Quixtar is on its way out. Amway is on its way back.

Direct-sales giant Alticor Inc. confirmed Wednesday it will phase out its 7-year-old Quixtar Inc. label during the next 1 1/2 to two years and rebuild its Amway Corp. name in North America.

There also will be less use of...

Source: Houston Chronicle


Amway Brand on the Way Back
Posted 6/14/2007



Alticor to Rebuild Amway Brand in North America  

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (AP) — While Amway remains a household name after more than 40 years, Quixtar still doesn't resonate with the public nearly seven years after its creation.

So direct-sales giant Alticor Inc. will phase out its Quixtar Inc. label during the next 1 1/2 to two years and rebuild it...

Source: The Bay City Times


Alticor to Rebuild Amway Brand in North America
Posted 6/13/2007



Amway Launches Premium Soap  

Amway launches country's first premium soap New Delhi, Apr 24: Leading direct selling FMCG company Amway India today launched country's first premium soap 'Persona 3-in-1'.

Amway Chief Executive Officer and Managing Director Bill Pinckney said, ''The Persona 3-in-1 soap contains various unique oi...

Source: newKerala.com


Amway Launches Premium Soap
Posted 4/24/2007



Amway Launches Kids Nutrilite Chocoblast  

Amway launches kid's nutritional drink 'Nutrilite Chocoblast'

MUMBAI: Amway India, direct selling FMCG company, has launched a balanced nutritional drink for children - Nutrilite Chocoblast. The company is hoping to make a dent in the Rs 1200 crore milkfood drinks segment with this product.

"Th...

Source: IndianTelevision


Amway Launches Kids Nutrilite Chocoblast
Posted 2/8/2007



Amway entered Far Eastern region of Russia  

Amway, an international direct seller, announced the launch of its trade center in Khabarovsk. Far Eastern region of Russia. The 1000sqm center required over $1 mln investment. The center is made for beauty entrepreneurs, working in the Far Eastern region of Russia, to get Amway products and partici...

Source: Cosmetics in Russia


Amway entered Far Eastern region of Russia
Posted 1/29/2007



State Appeals Court Sides with Amway Parent Corp  

GRAND RAPIDS --A three-judge Michigan Court of Appeals panel ruled Friday that Alticor Inc. President Doug DeVos, Chairman Steve Van Andel and former President Dick DeVos did not cheat shareholders in a former Amway Corp. Asian subsidiary.

Three former stockholders had an opportunity to recover t...

Source: The Grand Rapids Press


State Appeals Court Sides with Amway Parent Corp
Posted 7/23/2006



Amway Malaysia not affected by softer consumer demand  

Amway Malaysia not affected by softer consumer demand so far

AMWAY (Malaysia) Holdings Bhd, which is spending RM57.5 million on a new corporate headquarters, expects "steady growth" in sales this year despite the slowing consumer demand due to rising inflation.

The company made RM73.3 mil...

Source: Business Times


Amway Malaysia not affected by softer consumer demand
Posted 6/17/2006



Amway Malaysia Sponsors Healthy Child Workshop  

Amway Malaysia’s One-by-One Happy Healthy Minds workshops foster parent-child relationships and their interaction with their counterparts.

TO a child, life is a series of events to be explored and experienced. Their questis to learn new skills and to make friends, where playing and having fun are...

Source: Straight Times Online


Amway Malaysia Sponsors Healthy Child Workshop
Posted 5/17/2006



Netcom to Provide Broadband for Amway  

China Netcom Will Provide Broadband service and interior network service for Amway China, both companies announced Monday. "Improving our information system will make us more confident to develop our direct sales in China and provide better service to our consumers," Amway Eastern China PR Ma...

Source: China Broadcast


Netcom to Provide Broadband for Amway
Posted 5/17/2006



Amway India Sees Ten Percent Growth  

Calcutta, May 2: Amway India Enterprises expects its turnover to grow by 10 per cent from Rs 633 crore in 2005-06 (September 2005 to August 2006). The wholly-owned subsidiary of the $6.2-billion Amway Corporation, USA, also plans to introduce some of its global products like energy drinks and bars a...

Source: The Telegraph


Amway India Sees Ten Percent Growth
Posted 5/5/2006



Amway Heirs Donate 50M to Childrens Hospital  

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. Dick DeVos and his three siblings have donated a combined 50 (m) million dollars toward the construction of a new children's hospital.

The Republican gubernatorial candidate is the son of Amway co-founder and billionaire Rich DeVos and his wife, Helen.

Each of the DeVos child...

Source: 6 News WLNS


Amway Heirs Donate 50M to Childrens Hospital
Posted 4/30/2006



Amway Hopes to Increase Turnover  

Amway India, a health and beauty direct selling FMCG company, on Friday announced its plans to target a turnover of more than Rs 700 crore in Septmber-August 2006 as against Rs 633 crore in the corresponding period of last year.

The company is a subsidiary of Alticor Inc, a $6.4 bn American based...

Source: The Economic Times


Amway Hopes to Increase Turnover
Posted 4/28/2006



Amway India faces stagnated growth  

The growth of Amway India has staganated, almost unwavering in the last three years. The managing director and CEO of Amway, William Pinckney, while talking to Business Standard on Monday, said, "The turnover in India has remained more or less same during the last two years. This was a consol...

Source: Business Standard


Amway India faces stagnated growth
Posted 4/6/2006



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