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ADVERTISING YOUR AVON BUSINESS
While advertising in national and regional media is prohibited, Representatives may use certain local resources to attract Customers and recruit new Representatives.

Millions of potential Customers are looking for access to Avon and the personalized service only a Representative can offer. Advertising that you are an Avon Independent Sales Representative can really pay off in both sales and earnings.

Here are examples of great ways to let people know you can offer them the products and/or earnings opportunities theyíre looking for

Community Newspapers
and Local ďFor SaleĒ Publications The local newspaper and weekly publications like PennySaver are widely read by the people in your community. College newspapers are another good choice. A small three- or four-line ad in the classified section will get the word out that if people are interested in Avon, all they have to do is call their Avon Independent Sales Representative! The approved copy included in this Policy Guide provides examples of ads that will help Representatives advertise Avon products and the Avon Earning Opportunity.


Online Classifieds
Many local newspapers and weekly publications are available online. Some publications automatically run the same advertisements online when classified space in their paper is purchased. Others charge an additional fee to run the ad online and still others allow you to create a different version of the same ad to include e-mail addresses and links when publishing online to take advantage of the Internet. Itís important to check with the publicationís advertising department to determine: required format (if any), use of graphics or any other Internet advertising options that may be available to you.


Coupon Packs
In many communities, local businesses purchase ads that go into an envelope thatís mailed to local residents. This is another excellent way for Avon Representatives to advertise their Avon businesses. Representatives who choose to do so must properly identify themselves as Avon Independent Sales Representatives. Talk to your District Sales Manager about using this vehicle to reach Customers.


Supermarket Bulletin Boards
Every local grocery store has a bulletin board where local residents fill out cards advertising services such as baby-sitting, cars for sale and apartments for rent. This is a great way, usually free, to advertise. If you do use one of the blank cards, please type or clearly print your message. Or, you may wish to simply place your authorized Avon business card in the rack.


Online Classifieds
Many local newspapers and weekly publications are available online. Some publications automatically run the same advertisements online when classified space in their paper is purchased. Others charge an additional fee to run the ad online and still others allow you to create a different version of the same ad to include e-mail addresses and links when publishing online to take advantage of the Internet. Itís important to check with the publicationís advertising department to determine: required format (if any), use of graphics or any other Internet advertising options that may be available to you.


Coupon Packs
In many communities, local businesses purchase ads that go into an envelope thatís mailed to local residents. This is another excellent way for Avon Representatives to advertise their Avon businesses. Representatives who choose to do so must properly identify themselves as Avon Independent Sales Representatives. Talk to your District Sales Manager about using this vehicle to reach Customers.


Supermarket Bulletin Boards
Every local grocery store has a bulletin board where local residents fill out cards advertising services such as baby-sitting, cars for sale and apartments for rent. This is a great way, usually free, to advertise. If you do use one of the blank cards, please type or clearly print your message. Or, you may wish to simply place your authorized Avon business card in the rack.


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