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Co-founders buy back Lenexa-based Silpada Designs from Avon

Co-founders buy back Lenexa-based Silpada Designs from Avon

The founders of Silpada Designs have bought back their silver jewelry company from Avon for a fraction of the $650 million they sold it for three years ago. Jerry and Bonnie Kelly, and Teresa Walsh, who founded Silpada 16 years ago, formed Rhinestone Holdings Inc. with Teresa’s husband, Tom Walsh, and two daughters to buy [...]

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Oriflame launch their new Giordani Gold Tintarella di Riviera collection

Oriflame launch their new Giordani Gold Tintarella di Riviera collection

Swedish company Oriflame are launching a new limited edition range of three products to help you get that summer sun-kissed look for the current season. The Summer Glow Tan Enhancer gives your skin a healthy glow and evens out your skin tone. Your skin will feel softer and smoother too, thanks to the moisturising properties in the [...]

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Nu Skin Enterprises PT Raised to $81.00 at Wedbush (NUS)

Nu Skin Enterprises PT Raised to $81.00 at Wedbush (NUS)

Nu Skin Enterprises (NYSE: NUS) had its target price boosted by Wedbush from $68.00 to $81.00 in a report issued on Wednesday, Analyst Ratings Network.com reports. They currently have an outperform rating on the stock. Nu Skin Enterprises (NYSE: NUS) traded up 0.61% on Wednesday, hitting $77.40. Nu Skin Enterprises has a 1-year low of [...]

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Avon Calling For Change

Avon Calling For Change

A good look in the mirror might help Avon’s management. Andrea Jung, the chief executive of the $8 billion cosmetics company, has twice failed to turn it around. Never mind the federal investigation into possible wrongdoing that was disclosed last week; Avon’s performance even before then had been dismal. The company’s stock is down more [...]

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Amway Becomes Second Largest Direct Seller

Amway Becomes Second Largest Direct Seller

Within direct selling, Amway ranked second, behind Avon Products Inc (10.5%, 2010) and ahead of Japan Consumers Cooperative Union (3.9%) and Herbalife Ltd (3.2%). Like its direct selling peers, the company has built share on emerging markets. In 2010, 69% of its total sales were generated in Asia Pacific, with 34% coming from China alone. [...]

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Tupperware Announces Third Quarter 2011 Earnings

Tupperware Announces Third Quarter 2011 Earnings

Tupperware Brands Corporation TUP +1.01% will release its third quarter 2011 earnings results on Wednesday, October 26, prior to the opening of the market, followed by its earnings release conference call at 8:30 a.m. Eastern Time (7:30 a.m. Central Time). To participate in the call, please dial 678-905-9434 , Code: 13044726. This call is being [...]

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Melaleuca Expanding Operations in Taiwan & China

Melaleuca Expanding Operations in Taiwan & China

by Judy Li Melaleuca, an American direct-sales operator focusing on tea-tree essential oil cosmetics, household and personal-care products, is expanding operations in both sides of Taiwan Strait. Its Taiwan branch recently opened the 27th physical outlet on the island and is planning to further invest US$2 million to set up three more such outlets in [...]

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