Reliv Inc is a worldwide manufacturer of nutritional supplements. The company is located near St.Louis in Chesterfield, MO, United States. Reliv Inc was founded in 1988 by the Robert and Sandy Montgomery. They took the license of a nutritional formula that was developed by the Dr.Theodore Kalogris in the early 1980’s. They named the formula Reliv Classic that became the Reliv Inc’s first product.
The formula was granted US Patent number 4,737,364 in 1988. Reliv is working globally with a wide network of 64,000 distributors and has an “A” rating from the Better Business Bureau of the United States in 2010. In 1991, Reliv started in Australia and it was the first step into the International market.After that,in 1992, Reliv opened in New Zealand and Canada. In 1993, Reliv, Inc had listed on the American Stock Exchange and hence became a publicly traded company. The company established in Mexico.
In 1997 the company expanded it’s headquarter with a cost of $4 million in order to get the proper manufacturing and distribution space. At present, Reliv is operating in 15 different countries with a good home based business opportunity for the investors. Reliv is offering five different and easy methods like retail sale,wholesale,overrides,cash bonuses trips, Ambassador program to the distributors for generation of revenue. Reliv was ranked number 3 of the “Top 100 International Companies” in International Magazine.
In 1995, the company expanded its business in UK and after that late in 1995, the company formed a foundation named as “Reliv Kalogris Foundation” in the honor of the late Dr.Theodore Kalogris. The motive of this foundation is to help combat hunger. Revil,Inc refreshed and flourished its research and development department and hence an in-house research and development program was launched in 2000,and in the same year the company was also introduced in Philipines. After two years the Reliv opened in Ireland. In 2005 Reliv International was ranked number11 and in 2006 the company got ranked number16 by Forbes Magazine’s “200 Best Small Companies” list.
Reliv, Inc is a active member of the “Council for Responsible Nutrition”(leading trade association for dietary supplement manufacturers and ingredients suppliers). Reliv’s nutritional supplements are manufactured by keeping in mind the three areas of nutritional science that are bioavalability, synergy and optimal levels of nutrient. The primary importance of Reliv, Inc is “Distributors First”. The company claims that distributors are served first and help them in their sales and sponsoring. Reliv, Inc was also selected as one of the “hot growth 100” by Business Week. Reliv is the active member of DSA (Direct Selling Association) and conduct its business according to DSA’s rules and regulations.
All nutritional supplements of Reliv Inc are certified by IFANCA (Islamic Food and Nutrition Council of America) as a Hilal food.The Reliv’s product has also the KOSHER Certification to conform that the company’s supplements fulfill all requirements of Jewish Dietry Laws