Retail sales of Lithuanian Direct Selling Association (LTPA) members companies grew by 5 percent last year up to 36.4 million EUR without VAT. Meanwhile, the number of people cooperating with direct selling companies remained stable – over 46 thousand people.
On October 17, Gintautas Zaleckas, representing the Baltic Direct Selling Associations, participated in the 7th Annual European Direct Selling Conference and in the European Direct Selling Association-Seldia 50th years anniversary celebration in Brussels.
Lithuanian Direct Selling Association and the European Direct Selling Association-Seldia (www.seldia.eu) for the first time in Lithuania will conduct an independent market research in order to better understand the socio-economic aspects of direct selling. The survey will be carried out by an independent market research firm Ipsos as online survey and it will be done even in 11 European countries.