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Youngevity Completes Acquisition Of Nature Direct

Youngevity International, Inc. (NASDAQ: YGYI), a leading omni-direct lifestyle company, today announced the acquisition of Nature Direct, a manufacturer and distributor of essential-oil based nontoxic cleaning and care products for personal, home and professional use.
Nature Direct was formed in Australia in 2007 to create eco-friendly, effective and affordable home cleaning products using essential-oils. Since then the company has grown its product lines to include personal care and professional use nontoxic disinfectant products.
Until now, Nature Direct’s sales force has been located in and focused on the Australian market. As part of Youngevity International their products will now be made available throughout Youngevity’s social selling program that operates in seven (7) countries including New Zealand, Mexico, Columbia and the United States.

“Youngevity has been searching for a green alternative line of cleaning products that would be synergistic with our philosophy of offering products that are supportive of a healthy lifestyle for some time.
Nature Direct’s products embody those attributes we were seeking and are a welcome addition to our Youngevity family of products,”

stated Dave Briskie, President and CFO of Youngevity International.
“We are excited to join the Youngevity team and become a part of their innovative omni-direct platform as we bring with our clean

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Global Intellect Service Is Growing fast

2017 is the most successful year in the history of Global Intellect Service, as the number of customers around the Globe has been significantly increased.
Just take a look at these numbers: merchants from nearly 50 countries that actively use its software and over  2 Million downloads.
Also a brand new generation of the UDS Game App which is UDS Game 2.0 has been introduced in 2017 and amazing product selection has been presented by NutruStrike branch.
In February 2018, three grand events were held. ‘Grand meeting of the Directors’, ‘Results of the 2017’ and also ‘The Partner of the Year’ ceremony were among them. These events were visited by very special guest who’s name Mir Muhammad Khan from Malaysia. As you guess, this visit meant a lot to GIS company.
1. GRAND MEETING OF THE DIRECTORS was held in the format of Gala dinner night. This event was private, so it was attended only by ‘The Riches’ of the company.
Red brick mansion of the XIX century was chosen as the event place. Undoubtedly, all guests were astonished by its beauty and ancient interiors.
Guests traveled back to the epoch of the Rothschild and Rockefeller dynasties. Evening gowns and modern British suits, mind-blowing show program,

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LifeVantage Q2 Year 2018 Revenue Up 1.1% To $49.5 Million

LifeVantage Corporation (Nasdaq:LFVN) today reported financial results for its second quarter ended December 31, 2017.
Second Quarter Fiscal 2018 Summary:

Revenue increased 1.1% to $49.5 million year over year and 0.7% sequentially;

Revenue in the Americas decreased 1.9% while revenue in Asia/Pacific & Europe increased 11.0% including a 9.3% increase in Japan, both on a year over year basis. On a sequential basis, revenue in the Americas increased 2.0% while revenue in Asia/Pacific & Europe decreased 3.0%, including a 4.4% decrease in Japan;

Active independent distributors and active preferred customers decreased 1.6% and 2.7%, respectively, year over year and decreased on a sequential basis 1.6% and 0.9%, respectively;

Adjusted EBITDA decreased 5.0% year over year to $3.7 million while increasing 37.6% sequentially;

Earnings per diluted share were $0.02 and adjusted earnings per diluted share were $0.11; and

Completed first share repurchases under the Company’s $5.0 million shares repurchase program.

“We continue to execute on our key initiatives for fiscal 2018 and generated both year over year and sequential revenue growth during the second quarter,”

stated LifeVantage President and Chief Executive Officer Darren Jensen.

“The recent launch of our highly anticipated Vitality Stack Packets is a key aspect of our product strategy initiatives.
We are also pleased to have successfully completed

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Top CEO Darren Jensen Speaker At The European Direct Selling Congress 2018

Darren Jensen is President and CEO of a large public traded network marketing company.
After more than 26 years of experience, founding two extremely successful multi-level-marketing companies, and a long, successful track record of growth across the industry, Darren Jensen is delivering results, driving growth, and setting a standard of excellence.
And he does it all with a down-to-earth approach that puts people first. With a diverse background and a passion for service, he takes a unique approach that combines human understanding, 3-dimensional insights, and a lot of hard work into pioneering a new science and a thriving company.
He received a B.A. in International Relations from Brigham Young University, in Utah, USA and was named one of Utah Business Magazine’s 40 Under Forty honorees in 2009.
Meet Darren Jensen live at the European Direct Selling Congress in Amsterdam the Netherlands
Tickets can be booked here:
European Direct Selling Congress – Reservations
This kind of quality training is often only available in the USA; and now for Once-In-A-Life-time, coming to Europe – The Netherlands.
It is delivered in a completely generic format. No companies or products are ever mentioned so you will feel safe to share this Business Event with your Team.
Listen, Analyze, Learn, Lunch, Inter-act and have

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USANA Year 2017 Sales Up 4% To $1.047 Billion

USANA Health Sciences, Inc. (NYSE: USNA) today announced financial results for its fiscal fourth quarter and full-year ended December 30, 2017.
Financial Performance
For the fourth quarter of 2017, net sales were $273.1 million compared with $252.9 million in the prior-year period, or an 8.0% increase year-over-year. The weakening of the U.S. dollar positively impacted net sales by $7.4 million for the quarter.
The Company’s total number of active Customers2 increased modestly year-over-year to 565,000.
The Company reported a net loss for the fourth quarter of $5.9 million, or $0.24 loss per share, compared with net earnings of $21.9 million, or $0.87 per diluted share during the prior-year period. The net loss is attributable to a one-time, non-cash charge of $30.1 million, or $1.24 per diluted share, related to the U.S. tax reform3 (the “Tax Reform”) enacted on December 22, 2017.
The charge is largely due to foreign tax credits and other deferred tax assets that the Company will not be able to realize under the new tax laws. Costs related to China and the Company’s internal investigation into its China operations, which was first disclosed in February 2017, negatively impacted fourth quarter net earnings by approximately $2.7 million after tax and earnings per diluted

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Avon Products Appoints Jan Zijderveld As CEO

Avon Products, Inc. (NYSE: AVP), today announced that Jan Zijderveld has been appointed Chief Executive Officer, effective immediately.
He succeeds Sheri McCoy, who previously announced her intention to retire from the Company and Board. Jan will also serve as a member of the Board of Directors.
Jan joins Avon from Unilever N.V./PLC (“Unilever”), a global leader in personal care, home and food products, where he has had a 30-year career, living and working in seven countries across three continents. He most recently served as a member of Unilever’s Executive Committee, and as President of Unilever’s $14 billion European business.
As President of Europe, Jan was responsible for Unilever’s largest operating business, encompassing 34 countries and 25,000 employees. Under Jan’s leadership, the European business stabilized and returned to growth and improved profitability following several years of decline and during significantly challenging market conditions.
He previously served as Executive Vice President in South East Asia and Australasia, where he drove substantial organic growth through a significant step-up in innovation, market development and in-store execution. During this time Jan was also Non-Executive Chairman of Unilever’s listed Indonesian business, with a market capitalisation in excess of $20 billion.
Prior to that, as CEO of Unilever, Middle East and North Africa, Jan successfully led a complex business, in a volatile region, which included many joint

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LegalShield Membership Reaches A New Record High

LegalShield, one of North America’s leading providers of affordable legal plans and the IDShield identity theft solution for individuals, families and small businesses, announced today that it has grown its membership base to exceed 1,751,000 members, adding over 52,000 new memberships in January 2018.
In January, LegalShield continued its pace of adding new memberships to the base and achieved a 14th straight month of record high active members.
In addition to the record high in memberships, the company’s Business Solutions division continued its record setting December into January. It surpassed its projected monthly budget by more than 8,800 units with outstanding execution of annual enrollments for LegalShield and IDShield.
“While 2017 results broke many records and the company reached historical highs, our dedication to excellence keeps us looking forward,”
said CEO Jeff Bell.
“Our January results are proof positive that we must continue with more determination than ever to provide equal access to the liberty, opportunity, equality and justice that every human deserves. We are truly just getting started.”
About LegalShield
A pioneer in the democratization of affordable access to legal protection, LegalShield is one of North America’s leading providers of legal safeguards and protection against identity theft solutions for individuals, families and small businesses.
The 45-year-old company

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4Life Named Ivan Huang As General Manager Of Taiwan

International Manager Christine Hartman: “Ivan will be an amazing additional force to support our leaders and distributors in Taiwan. We are very excited to have him onboard.”
4Life is a Triple A classified opportunity by Business For Home, the top rank.
Huang, who has an educational background in international trade, started in network marketing as a distributor. Since 2004, he’s held a variety of industry corporate titles in sales, training, marketing, and operations. This is his first position with 4Life.
President and CEO Danny Lee:
“Ivan arrives at 4Life with solid industry experience in a variety of operational and creative roles. His determination to partner with distributors will take Taiwan to new heights.”
4Life has 24 offices around the world to serve a global network of independent distributors and their customers.
About 4Life
In 1998, 4Life Founders David and Bianca Lisonbee launched the company’s flagship immune system support product, 4Life Transfer Factor.
As the first network marketing company to do so, 4Life’s leading group of doctors, scientists, and researchers continue to advance immune system science with innovations in product formulation, production standards, delivery methods, and more. Today, people in more than 50 countries enjoy the immune system support of 4Life products.
For more information please visit www.4life.com

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Top Networker Amber Voight Speaker At The European Direct Selling Congress 2018

Tickets can be booked here:
European Direct Selling Congress – Reservations

Amber Voight is a mother of three young boys and million-dollar earner in network marketing. From her home in Minnesota, she leads a growing international team of close to 100,000 members spread out over North America, Australia, UK and the Netherlands.
Amber reached the highest rank in her company in just three months using her business savvy, social media networking skills, and passion for helping others. She has over 115,000 followers on Facebook.
Amber wrote The 7-Cent Decision so anyone can learn from her mistakes and build on what brought her success. Amber always keeps it real and tells you exactly how she did it.
Now that she has reached some major milestones in her career and built a dream life for her family, she loves to give others the tools, belief, and support they need to achieve their goals and dreams.
Have you ever wondered how some women seem to do it all—raising young children, homeschooling, building friendships around the world, and creating a hugely successful network marketing business?
Get it all at the European Direct Selling Congress 2018!
 
Tickets can be booked here:
European Direct Selling Congress – Reservations
 
Meet Amber Voight live at the European

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Groupe Rocher Acquires Arbonne

Arbonne International LLC in Irvine, California (USA) and a sister company, Nature’s Gate, will be bought by Groupe Rocher on undisclosed terms.
Arbonne is a direct seller of beauty, skincare, and nutritional products while Nature’s Gate is a personal care brand sold in retail stores. The holding company is Natural Products Group; ownership includes private equity firm Eos Partners LP in New York.
The deal expands the Paris-based buyer’s direct-selling—doubling its direct-selling consultants to about 475,000, news reports said—and its reach in English-speaking markets.
A trade journal said 80% of Rocher’s $2.5 billion in annual sales come from France and Europe, about 15% from the Middle East, South America and Asia, and 5% from North America.
“This acquisition will be a real asset that will enable us to strengthen our positioning in the direct selling channel, which has seen an upturn over the past few years.
We also have a heritage of providing employment opportunities —dating back to my grandfather, our founder, Yves Rocher, who cared deeply about providing employment since he started his business.
This, combined with our direct selling know-how, should foster company growth and longevity,”
said Bris Rocher, CEO of Groupe Rocher.
Kay Zanotti, CEO of Arbonne, added,
“We share with Groupe Rocher

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