Nikken, Inc.**

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Nikken, Inc.

Copyright Jeffrey Babener

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Founding Story
Nikken, Inc.’s United States headquarters are located in Irvine, California and is one of the first wellness companies ever established. In 1975, Nikken was established by ( Isamu Masuda and pioneered the concept of total wellness. This philosophy is centered on the five pillars of health, which include healthy mind, healthy body, healthy family, healthy society and healthy finances. Instead of curing disease and illness, total wellness focuses on the prevention of sickness. When all of the pillars are in harmony, the result can be a dramatic improvement in quality of life. Nikken brings each of these components into the home through The Nikken Wellness Home.

Impact on the Industry
Nikken, Inc. is a member of the Direct Selling Association.

Nikken has committed itself as a substantial contributor to charitable organizations. In 1994, Nikken helped established the Magnetic Health Science Foundation in Tokyo, Japan.  Nikken has contributed many millions of dollars in funding for the foundation’s studies related to the application of magnetic technology in science and medicine. In 2003, Nikken endowed the state of art facility, the Nikken Imaging Center, in a major contribution to partner with the University of California, Irvine Medical Center for world class imaging equipment and facilities and funds for extensive medical research. In addition, Nikken has endowed numerous clinical research medical studies conducted at leading medical institutions throughout the U.S.  Since the 1980s, ( Nikken has been involved with The Hunger Project, a nonprofit institution dedicated to eradicating hunger and making improvements in infrastructure in countries throughout the Third World. These are just a few of the partnering non -profit organizations for Nikken.

Discussion of Products
Nikken, Inc. sells wellness technology products. Nikken sells products based on rest and relaxation, the environment, fitness and nutrition. Its products include bedding, vitamins, air purifiers, jewelry, water filtration systems, fitness shoes, support wraps, skin creams, pet products, cookware and many other products.

Discussion of Opportunity
Nikken, Inc. offers bonuses and incentives, as well as training and events to consultants. The company offers Nikken University Training programs.
Nikken, Inc. offers the following compensation plan:

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Discussion of Distributor Base and Sales Volume in U.S.
Nikken, Inc. operates in the United States, Austria, Belgium, Canada, Colombia, Costa Rica, Czech Republic, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Guatemala, Hong Kong, Hungary, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Japan, Mexico, New Zealand, (, Norway, Panama, Philippines, Poland, Portugal, Puerto Rico, Romania, Russian Federation, Scotland, Singapore, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Taiwan, Thailand, Turkey, United Kingdom, and Wales. Nikken operates in over 35 countries and has millions of customers worldwide.

In 2011, the company’s net sales were $149 million. In 2010, the company ranked as the 59th largest global direct selling company, with $210 million in net sales, 212,000 salespeople and 478 employees.

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Jeffrey A. Babener, principal attorney in the Portland, Oregon, law firm Babener & Associates, represents many of the leading direct selling companies in the United States and abroad.