SALT LAKE CITY--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 19, 2009--USANA Health Sciences, Inc. (NASDAQ: USNA) today began operations in the
Philippines, the 14th market where independent Associates
sell USANA's high quality nutritional supplements.
According to the Direct Selling Association of the Philippines, annual
direct selling revenues in the country total about $500 million. As one
of the 25 largest markets globally for direct sales, the Philippines
offers USANA a significant direct selling opportunity.
"During these tough economic times, USANA is fortunate to be able to
continue its international growth," said USANA CEO Dave Wentz. "We
believe the Philippines will be another strong market for our company.
For many USANA Associates, entering the Philippines provides them with a
great opportunity to build their business in a market where they already
have strong ties."
For more information about USANA's products and opportunity, visit www.usana.com.
USANA Health Sciences develops and manufactures high-quality
nutritionals, personal care, and weight management products that are
sold directly to Preferred Customers and Associates throughout the
United States, Canada, Australia, New Zealand, Hong Kong, Japan, Taiwan,
South Korea, Singapore, Malaysia, the Philippines, Mexico, the
Netherlands and the United Kingdom.
USANA Health Sciences, Inc.,
Salt Lake City
Vice President of Marketing & Public Relations
Source: USANA Health Sciences, Inc.