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Archive for July, 2006

Friday, July 28th, 2006…

It’s a beautiful day

We’d like to welcome our new friends and colleagues from Gurwitch Products, the Texas home of the Laura Mercier line of skin care and cosmetics. (Read the news of our acquisition of this terrifically talented team.) We’re happy to have you with us.
What was the old Lyle Lovett line?
That’s right — you’re not from Texas
But […]

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Posted in: Alticor, Product Lines, Artistry, Miscellaneous

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Friday, July 21st, 2006…

Five strikes…they’re out!

Last week the Michigan Court of Appeals heard oral arguments on the case involving former shareholders of Amway Asia Pacific LTD.
Just a week later, the Court of Appeals panel affirmed the trial court’s decision…where the case was dismissed based on the pleadings before it even got started. The appellate panel held “that in a thorough […]

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Posted in: Alticor, Amway, Michigan Governor's Race

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Friday, July 14th, 2006…

Re-re-re-reheated

Today’s Grand Rapids Press covers a legal hearing held yesterday in a Michigan court involving our company. Read the details in the article.
The Press is a quality paper, well-run and fair. Even so, this is a pretty good example of the kind of story that we think would be smaller news, at best, if one […]

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Posted in: Alticor, Amway, Michigan Governor's Race

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Thursday, July 13th, 2006…

The P-word

Every workplace has a word that makes the entire organization crazy. Don’t know where you work, but you have one.
Our word is “pyramid.”
Did we mention it makes us crazy?
So let us get this off our chest. (And take you on a trip to Malaysia while we’re at it — see below.)
Maybe you’ll read this post […]

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Posted in: Alticor, Amway, Michigan Governor's Race

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