According to Italian direct selling association AVEDISCO, its member companies grew 16.17 percent in the first nine months of 2015. The total sales were more than 418 million Euros.
This is great news for our industry and a country that is struggling financially. ASAVEDISCO believes that its members have provided 151,265 individuals an opportunities to become self-employed in 2015 by becoming sales representatives.
The ‘Clothing and Textiles’ category had the biggest growth with an increase of almost 30%, followed by “Nutritionals” which increased nearly 20% from the previous year. ‘Services’ and ‘Home and Durable Goods’ improved by more than 16% and 11% respectively.