Our History

For more than 30 years, Herbalife has built upon the vision of its Founder and First Distributor Mark Hughes (1956–2000) to bring good nutrition and an unrivaled business opportunity to people around the world.


1980 - 1989 | 1990 - 1999 | 2000 - 2009 | 2010 - 2012
2012
Herbalife opens in Slovenia and Uruguay.

Herbalife in Korea wins the 2012 Most Trusted Brand Award in the health functional food category.



2011
Herbalife opens in Georgia, Belarus, Lebanon, Mongolia and Ghana.

Herbalife records $5.4 billion in retail sales in 2011, surpassing Mark Hughes’ vision of $5 billion.

Herbalife Innovation and Manufacturing (H.I.M.) facility in Lake Forest, Calif., adds independent Distributor Tours.

HFF raises money for earthquake, tsunami, tornado and flood relief efforts in Japan, United States and Brazil.

Herbalife becomes the title sponsor of the Herbalife World Football Challenge, featuring top soccer teams from around the globe including Herbalife-sponsored teams the LA Galaxy and FC Barcelona.

Gary Small, M.D., an expert in brain health and aging, joins the Editorial Board of the Herbalife Nutrition Institute.

Nine HFF Casa Herbalife programs launch around the world.

Herbalife24, the first comprehensive performance nutrition line empowering athletes 24 hours a day, launches.

The Herbal Aloe product line, featuring new packaging and formulations, launches.

Prolessa™ Duo launches.



2010
Herbalife celebrates 30 years of changing people’s lives.

Herbalife opens in Aruba and Bulgaria.

HFF raises money for flood and earthquake relief efforts in Mexico, Thailand, Chile and Haiti.

Herbalife adds global sports icons Lionel Messi and FC Barcelona to a sponsorship roster of more than 100 international athletes, teams and sporting events.

Groundbreaking ceremony in Changsha, China for Herbalife’s new botanical ingredient extraction facility.

Herbalife establishes the Herbalife Nutrition Institute (HerbalifeNutritionInstitute.com) to serve as an educational resource on good nutrition and health.

Sixteen HFF Casa Herbalife programs launch around the world.

CoQ10 launches.

Formula 1 Allergen-Free launches with new Herbalife-branded packaging.


Herbalife is a Proud Member of the Direct Selling Association and a Signatory to the DSA Code of Ethics


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