Mary Kay investing approx $20 million in India - announces plans for North East
Announces launch of New Mary Kay® Acne System
Acne Sufferers Take Note: Clearer Skin Is Just Days Away
Mary Kay is also looking at expanding its activities in North East region including Dimapur, Kohima, Aizwal, Mizoram, Nagaland
and Guwahati. In the times of recession, Mary Kay India has special plans to Empower Women by making them economically stable and independent. Mary Kay gives opportunity to work as an Independent Beauty Consultant (IBC) and support the family income. Market for cosmetics and beauty products in the North East is ever growing, hence Mary Kay opportunity for women of Nagaland galore!
Speaking on the occasion, Hina Nagarajan, Country Manager for Mary Kay India says, "Today, as we take another big step in the Indian market, we would like to thank our existing consultants and customers in Nagaland who have shown faith in Mary Kay. We are very excited to expand our portfolio, as the demand for our products is ever growing and are confident that Nagaland will be the frontrunner in Mary Kay India’s success. We have a lot of expectations from this dynamic market and look forward to giving our best.”
The new Mary Kay® Acne System is for the millions of women who have acne blemishes. Breakouts happen at the most inconvenient moment. For all such problems, Mary kay has come out with an effective product. The new Mary Kay® Acne System is a comprehensive skin care approach that delivers results quickly, with the numbers to prove it. The frustrating and time-consuming battle against acne blemishes has met its match with Mary Kay.
“Women of all ages are familiar with the frustration and heartache associated with acne,” said Hina Nagarajan, Country Manager Mary Kay India. “That’s why we created the Mary Kay® Acne System, a fast-acting system with powerful results to get you looking your best quickly. Our commitment to creating exceptional skin care products is evident in this remarkable new system.”
As part of its ongoing commitment to give back to society, Mary Kay is once again making a beautiful difference one lipstick at a time. Consumers can join Mary Kay in 2009 in its worldwide effort to change the lives of women and children around the world
through the purchase of “Beauty that Counts™ “Mary Kay® Crème Lipsticks. In India, from May 12, the birthday of Founder Mary Kay Ash, through Dec 15, 2009, Mary Kay will donate INR value equivalent to $ 1 from each sale of Beauty that Counts™ Mary Kay® Crème Lipstick in shades Shell and Sweet Nectar. As part of this effort, in India, Mary Kay India is proud to support Udayan Care, a Public Charitable Trust, for the quality care of disadvantaged children and women. The Mary Kay contribution will be used to help underprivileged and below income level girls to do Vocation & Diploma courses to enhance their skills for better job opportunities in future. In the first year of the campaign, Mary Kay India has already donated over Rs.2 Lacs to Navjyoti India Foundation to support computer literacy for underprivileged girls.
Mary Kay in India offers portfolio of powerhouse skin care and mineral make-up range to enhance women’s beauty. Mary Kay’s endeavor is to keep bringing in latest product marvels to pamper the Indian women. Privately held Mary Kay Inc. anticipates investing approximately $20 million in India over the next 5 years, with the first phase of the launch being a success in Delhi, Mumbai, Guwahati, Shillong, Ludhiana, Jalandhar, Mumbai, Pune… to name a few.
About Mary Kay Inc.:
Mary Kay is a leading brand of skin care cosmetics and color cosmetics sold by Mary Kay Inc.
Mary Kay World Headquarters is located in the Dallas suburb of Addison, Texas. Mary Kay Inc. is one of the largest direct sellers of quality skin care and color cosmetics in the world. It was created from one woman’s desire to enrich women’s lives. Mary Kay Inc. is one of the largest direct sellers of skin care and color cosmetics in the world. Mary Kay India opened in 2007. In 2008 Mary Kay Inc. and its international subsidiaries achieved $2.6 billion in wholesale sales worldwide. Mary Kay® products are sold in more than 35 markets worldwide, and the global Mary Kay independent sales force exceeds 1.9 million.
Mary Kay develops tests, manufactures and packages the majority of its own products at its state-of-the-art plants in Dallas and China. During a typical year, Mary Kay performs more than 300,000 tests to ensure the safety and efficacy of its products.
Privately held Mary Kay Inc. anticipates investing approximately $20 million USD in India over the next five years. Mary Kay India’s headquarter is in Gurgaon, with a Beauty Center in Delhi’s fashionable Rectangle-1 Mall in Saket and Mumbai – India’s fashion capital.
With hundreds of Mary Kay Independent Beauty Consultants offering quality products and VIP service, Mary Kay® products are easy to get.