Bangalore, Karnataka India (PressExposure) December 28, 2011 -- Herbalife, a global nutrition company, announced today the renewal of its brand endorsement partnership with India's badminton champ and World No 4 Saina Nehwal. The badminton star has been a sponsored sportsperson for Herbalife since 2009 and has been an important part of the company's mission to spread awareness on healthy living. Saina has been using Herbalife products like the Formula 1 Nutritional Shake Mix and the Afresh energy drinks. She recently became the first Indian singles player to enter the finals of the BWF World Superseries Finals at Liuzhou, China.
Ajay Khanna, country head, Herbalife India said, "We at Herbalife are extremely happy and proud to continue strengthening our association with a youth icon and living inspiration like Saina Nehwal. Saina represents our philosophy and is a perfect example of a person with a healthy mind and body who has been able to achieve as much at such a young age. The Herbalife family will provide Saina with all the support she requires and wish her all the very best while she prepares for the London Olympics that is scheduled for July 2012."
Commenting on her continued association with Herbalife, Saina Nehwal said, "I am grateful to Herbalife for continuing their support and belief in my aspirations. I have been using Herbalife for a long time now, with the products having always helped me feel energetic and on the go. Through this association I hope to contribute to the cause that Herbalife has been championing, which is helping and inspiring millions to lead a healthy and active lifestyle."
Herbalife proudly sponsors world-class athletes and teams and constantly participates in fitness and sporting events around the globe. In India, Herbalife is associated with cricketer Virat Kohli and boxing champion Mary Kom. Internationally, Herbalife sponsors football star Lionel Messi and football clubs LA Galaxy and FC Barcelona amongst others.
Herbalife recently announced the launch of Herbalifeline and Herbal Tea Concentrate in India.
Herbalife Ltd. (NYSE: HLF) is a global network marketing company that sells weight-management, nutrition, and personal care products intended to support a healthy lifestyle. Herbalife products are sold in 79 countries through a network of approximately 2.5 million independent distributors. The company supports the Herbalife Family Foundation and its Casa Herbalife program to help bring good nutrition to children. Herbalife's website contains a significant amount of information about Herbalife, including financial and other information for investors at http://ir.Herbalife.com. The company encourages investors to visit its website from time to time, as information is updated and new information is posted.