Cutco Cutlery originated in 1949 as a manufacturing creation of Alcoa and Case Cutlery. Cutco Cutlery was created to be a kitchenware product line for Wear-Ever Aluminum, a division of Alcoa at the time. The company underwent a management buyout in 1982 and has since evolved into a private company. Its product line consists of a wide range of cooking utensils for the home.
Cutco Cutlery acquired Vector Marketing in 1985. The company offers 100+ products to the general public. The company generates targets college students to become independent sales representatives through advertisements in print and online advertisements.
*Yevo announced in July 2016 that they are moving away from the network marketing approach.*
Yevo International is a relatively new health food multi-level marketing company. The debt free company was established by Peter Castleman and launched publicly in early 2015. The founder, Peter Castleman, is an experienced businessman who created well-known businesses such as North Face, Igloo Coolers, Joe's Crab Shack, and Macaroni Grill. He is also purported to be the man who turned Herbalife around from a $700 million (annually) business to a $3 billion (annually) enterprise. He has invested a large sum of money to keep the Yevo company afloat during its initial growth phase and to pay for future company events and conferences.
Yevo differentiates itself in the marketplace by claiming to be the only company to deliver all 43 essential nutrients required by the human body to grow, heal, and live. The company plans to be headquartered in Salt Lake City, Utah and its current manufacturing facilities are located in Reno, Nevada. The current annual global revenue of the company is currently unknown. Over $3 million has been invested in the company already to sustain it for long-term growth.
Founded by Earl Silas Tupper in 1946, Tupperware is a company that sells plastic containers that feature a "burping seal" to help keep food fresh. The company is headquartered in Orlando, Florida, and generates $2.6 billion in global revenue each year.
Party Lite Gifts is a direct-selling company in the consumer goods industry. The company started in 1973 and its main manufacturing headquarters are located in Plymouth, Massachusetts. Party Lite Gifts is a division of Blyth, Inc. Blyth is a direct to consumer business whose headquarters are based in Greenwich, Connecticut. Blyth has four distribution centers and two candle making facilities to produce and manufacture its product line. The company employs more than 10,000 people and Party Lite Gifts has over 68,000 independent consultants worldwide.
Founded in 1981 and headquartered in Carrollton, Texas, Beauticontrol is a cosmetics and perfumes company in the multi-level marketing industry. Beauticontrol, whose mission is to "provide personalized services and unforgettable experiences that change women's lives," has over 100,000 independent consultants worldwide.
Founded in 1979 and headquartered in Tianjin, China, Green World is a health and wellness company in the multi-level marketing industry. The company's product line consists of herbal supplements and cosmetics based on cutting-edge research in traditional Chinese medicine, nutrition, and herbalism. Green World's mission is to develop and produce products that cater to its customers' unique needs and improve their quality of life and overall well-being.