COPPELL, Texas, Oct. 22 Mannatech, Incorporated(Nasdaq: MTEX), a leading developer and provider of dietary supplements andskin care solutions, hosted its annual Japan National Convention at Tokyo'sRyogoku Kokugikan October 12 - 13, 2007, with 1,500 independent salesAssociates and Members from Japan in attendance.
"We are excited to introduce our Japan market to PhytoMatrix, Mannatech'smost advanced multivitamin/mineral/phytochemical product with no synthetic orchemical ingredients," said Terry Persinger, Mannatech's president and chiefexecutive officer. "To the best of our knowledge, PhytoMatrix is the nutritionindustry's first supplement containing completely standardized levels of allnatural vitamin complexes, 100 percent plant sourced minerals, andstandardized phytochemicals."
Mannatech also introduced a premier business development tool, the One onOne Visual Presentation Tool, which will help Associates and Members introduceMannatech's products, science and business opportunities during salespresentations. The Presentation Tool has been used in other Mannatech marketswith great success.
Team Mannatech, a diverse group of athletes and sports figures from aroundthe world who attest to the benefits of a healthy lifestyle and serve as rolemodels to people of all ages, also introduced the newest team members fromJapan.
Persinger added, "Our continued success in the Japanese market is atestament to our quality products and dedicated independent sales Associates."
Japan was among the first countries to be opened by Mannatech and now itsproducts are sold in 10 countries, including the United States, Canada,Australia, the United Kingdom, Germany, New Zealand, the Republic of Korea,Taiwan and Denmark.
Mannatech, Incorporated is a global wellness solutions provider ofinnovative, high-quality, proprietary nutritional supplements, topical andskin care products, and weight management products sold through independentassociates and members located in the United States and the internationalmarkets of Canada, Australia, the United Kingdom, Japan, New Zealand, theRepublic of Korea, Taiwan, Denmark, and Germany.
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