beginning of forever was based on an idea of and a dream of
providing an avenue for people to set themselves financially free.
From this monumental idea was conceived the ideal marketing plan.
Then the search began for a unique product, which would benefit
When we were first introduced to stabilized Aloe Vera, we knew at
once that this was the ultimate product to improve the life-style of
the world. All these important ingredients gelled together on May
13, 1978, when the first Forever Living Products meeting was held in
Phoenix, Arizona. Although there were only a handful of people in
attendance, goals were clearly in focus, growth was immediate and
success was inevitable.
We quickly realized that only a limited supply of Aloe Vera existed
in the country. Therefore, to assure the company and its
distributors a plentiful supply, we acquired our own Aloe Vera
plantations. In addition to providing us with all the products we
needed, this also gave us the ability to control the cultivation and
quality of Forever Living Products' Aloe.
Another significant step was taken on May 1,1981, when we acquired
the assets of Aloe Vera of America and two essential patents for the
stabilization of Aloe Vera. The patented process allows for
packaging of Aloe Vera skin care and health products loss of
The company's evolution continued. We purchased our own
multi-million dollar production facility and a fleet of semi-trucks
and trailers, all to serve the needs of our thousands upon thousands
of distributors worldwide. In addition, during April 1983 we moved
into new headquarters, spacious enough to consolidate all home
A very important part of our growth was the establishment of an
extensive research and development team to ensure the finest quality
products as well as develop innovative product lines.
The efforts of the research and development team have also led to a
dramatic discovery: Vitamin B12 essential for good health has been
found to occur naturally in Aloe Vera. To our knowledge, Aloe Vera
is the only plant in the world that naturally contains this vitamin.
Forever Living is the largest grower, manufacturer and distributor
of Aloe Vera in the world: 2,500 acres of Aloe Vera in production
and 3,000 acres underdevelopment in the United States, Mexico,
Philippines and the Caribbean. By owning our own plantation control
the high standards of an organic growing environment, free from
chemical fertilizers pesticides. Our strict quality control
guarantees you will always have the highest quality, pure Aloe Vera
products anywhere in the world.
Forever Living also operates the world's largest bee products
factory located in the high desert of Arizona, covering 25,000
square feet of land; the factory provides the purest and most potent
bee products available. The continued efforts of our research &
development team enable us to obtain a number of patents; for
instance, the pollen collector, propolis collector and poisonous
fluid collector, which help to enhance the development of bee
From the beginning, our Forever Living dreams have turned into big
achievements. Together, we will continue to dream, to achieve, to
succeed, and to set ourselves financially free.