European Commission proposes Directive for online sales of goods

Wednesday, 9 December, 2015

On 9 December 2015, the European Commission adopted: 1) a proposal for a Directive on certain aspects concerning contracts for the supply of digital content, and 2) a proposal for a Directive on certain aspects concerning contracts for the online and other distance sales of goods, as previously announced by the Commission in its 2015 Work Programme.

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Tupperware's Present and Future

Wednesday, 18 November, 2015

On 17 November 2015, Tupperware Brands CEO Mr. Rick Goings gave a presentation at the Morgan Stanley Global Consumer & Retail Conference in New York City. During the presentation Mr. Goings talked extensively about the sustainable competitive advantage that the company offers, the steady raise of dividends for investors and about the role attained by the brand in the direct selling sector and around the globe.

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Lux International and Forbes Lux Group continue their global expansion

Thursday, 1 October, 2015

Forbes Lux, the in 2013 newly founded global group of Lux International Switzerland and Eureka Forbes India, continued its growth path in 2014, realising a new record result in global revenues, with a turnover of over $500 Million and a sales growth of +7%. This positive sales development could also be continued in a very demanding market environment in 2015, completing the first half of the year with a growth in sales of further +7%.  

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Wechsel auf Vorstandsebene der WIV Wein International AG

Wednesday, 1 July, 2015
Der Vorstand der WIV Wein International AG, des weltweit führenden Direktvertriebsunternehmens für Wein, setzt zum 30. Juni 2015 eine länger geplante Veränderung um: Nach 18 Jahren im Unternehmen, davon 12 Jahre als Vorstand, wechselt Dr. Johannes Pieroth (49) in den Familienrat des Unternehmens und scheidet zeitgleich aus dem Vorstand aus. Bereits seit dem 04. Mai 2015 ist Dr.
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Vorwerk's extremely successful fiscal year 2014

Thursday, 21 May, 2015

Vorwerk is looking back on an extremely successful fiscal year 2014: In the 131st year of the company’s history, the Vorwerk Group closed with a consolidated sales volume of 2.8 billion euros, representing a year-on-year increase of 5.8 percent – a new best result for the Wuppertal-based, familyowned company.

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WIV Wein International AG to sell Online Wine Retailers Naked Wines

Tuesday, 14 April, 2015

On 10-04-2015, WIV Wein International AG reached an agreement with Majestic Wine PLC, a publically listed and Britain’s largest wine merchants, about the sale of its holding in the online wine retailer Naked Wines International Limited – subject to all necessary regulatory approvals.  

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Tupperware reports fourth quarter 2014 sales up 6% in local currency

Monday, 2 February, 2015

Tupperware Brands Corporation announced the fourth quarter 2014 operating results with net sales of about $680 million. Emerging markets, accounting for 64% of sales, achieved a 10% increase in local currency. Established markets were down 1% in local currency.  

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Avon joins Direct Selling Europe as of 2015

Tuesday, 13 January, 2015

Avon has joined Direct Selling Europe (DSE) with effect as of January 2015. DSE and its Members are pleased to welcome Avon and look forward to working together to further enhancing the strong voice of the European sustainable Direct Selling industry.

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