Herbalife India is an IDSA member direct selling company. It is established in India by 1999.
Herbalife is founded by Mark Hughes in 1980, at Los Angeles, California with a mission to “Change Peoples lives by providing the best business opportunity in direct selling and the best nutrition and weight management products in the world”. They are doing business in more than 90 countries and growing.
Herbalife Ltd is a publicly listed company in NASDAQ. Herbalife India is constituted as a private limited company and officially called as Herbalife International India Private Ltd. It operates from Bengaluru and their customer service number is 080-40311444.
In 2013, Herbalife recorded $4.8 billion in retail sales. They help bring good nutrition to children in need through the Herbalife Family Foundation and its Casa Herbalife program.
Any Indian, aged 18 and above can start the business. To start, one has to be sponsored by another Herbalife Associate.
To get sponsored, one has to buy the Herbalife Associate Pack (HAP) which costs around Rs. 1870/- The HAP contains a pack of Afresh Energy Drink, Formula 1 Shake and products and business detail booklets.
A filled application for needs to be submitted at office with KYC documents like ID and address proof. Once the application is accepted, the person can start the business as a Herbalife Associate.
90 days money-back guarantee is there for the Herbalife Associate Pack(HAP). If someone wants to discontinue the business, he can surrender HAP and get money back.
Any unsold products which are purchased in last 12 months can be returned for money back, if the associate wants to discontinue the business.
Types of Income
- Retail Margin up-to 50%
- Wholesale commissions 8%-25%
- Royalty up-to 5%
- Other Bonuses 2% to 7%
Apart from monetary benefits, there are national and international trips for performing associates.
The income is generated purely on sale of products from personal and team business.
- Niche products. Main focus is on weight loss.
- Money back guarantee on unused products and business kit if business is discontinued.
- In existence for more than 30 years and in 90 countries.
Need to be cautious with the upline leaders. The people may falsely guide to buy products in large quantities to directly achieve some business goals. Herbalife never encourages such kind of sales. Always use your common sense. Never purchase more than your order book requirement.