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Archive for December, 2006

Wednesday, December 27th, 2006…

Gerald R. Ford

Long before he became so important to U.S. history, back when our company was just a start-up, Gerald R. Ford was our Congressman, our neighbor, and our friend.
We remember him coming out to Ada to turn a shovel at groundbreakings. Accepting a glass of orange Active-8, fresh from an industrial mixer, and clinking cups […]

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Posted in: Alticor, Amway, Grand Rapids, Michigan

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Tuesday, December 12th, 2006…

Spin cycle

This being a blog of the newsy kind, we’re not likely to tout our products here. No, that’s what the marketers do, and they prefer we not mess with their winning formula.
…however, if you’ve got a mess on your hands, do we have a formula that is sure to be a winner with your […]

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Posted in: Alticor, Amway, Quixtar

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Friday, December 8th, 2006…

Now, it’s the A-rena

Yes, it is true, the old O-rena, the former TD Waterhouse Centre, the “Arena in Orlando” will become Amway Arena.
No, our licensing agreement will not require Stuff the Magic Mascot to toss samples of SA8 out to fans. Nor will we replace official game programs with reprints of Consumer Reports.
Sure, we […]

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Posted in: Alticor, Amway, Quixtar, Miscellaneous, Amway Arena

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Tuesday, December 5th, 2006…

China: All systems go!

Today, Amway (China) Co. Limited announced that it received formal approval from China’s Ministry of Commerce to conduct direct selling activities in 24 provinces in China. These include most of the major cities in the more developed provinces and direct municipalities in China.
“We are very pleased that Amway has been granted a direct selling […]

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Posted in: Alticor, Amway

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Friday, December 1st, 2006…

Slip-slidin’ away

Haven’t forgotten about all of you. In fact, we were thinking about you on our drive in this morning, through a West Michigan ice storm that had cars slewing around like tipsy otters dancing in an over-waxed ballroom. Not that you remind us of otters. Or that you’re tipsy.
Really, we need to work on our […]

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Posted in: Alticor, Miscellaneous, Grand Rapids, Michigan

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