From emails and interviews, to global customer visits and government VIP tours—people are curious to learn about the Alticor family and how we operate. Here are a few of these frequently asked questions.

What is Alticor?


Alticor is the parent company of three distinct and dynamic businesses:

  • Amway – since 1959, one of the world's leading direct selling brands.
  • Access Business Group LLC – a business services company specializing in the manufacturing and distribution of quality products worldwide for both Alticor and non-Alticor companies.
  • Alticor Corporate Enterprises – a holding company for the corporation's non-direct selling companies.

Who owns Alticor?

The Van Andel and DeVos families of Ada, Michigan, USA, privately own Alticor.

Who runs Alticor?

Our Board of Directors includes members of the Van Andel and DeVos families, as well as business executives from other companies. We also are proud of our fantastic and diverse employees, who make the Alticor family of companies such a great place.

Does Alticor have an annual report?

No. Because Alticor is privately owned, we do not publish an annual report. However, our news releases carry our latest financial announcements.

Can I visit Alticor?

Yes, we love visitors. Please stop by our new Welcome Center at our Ada headquarters.

How can I apply for a job at Alticor or its subsidiaries?

Visit the Careers section at www.amway.com, where you can find information about benefits, work environment, and our communities. You can also search for job openings and apply online.

What kinds of products are offered through the Alticor family of companies?

Visit www.amway.com and www.accessbusinessgroup.com to learn about what we offer to consumers and businesses worldwide.

What is Amway?

Amway is one of the world's largest direct-selling brands. Founded in 1959 by Jay Van Andel and Rich DeVos, Amway operates in more than 80 countries and territories in Asia, Africa, Europe, and the Americas. The nutrition, wellness, beauty, and home products offered by Amway are known for their innovation and high quality. Amway became a subsidiary of Alticor in 2000. Learn more at www.amway.com

What is Access Business Group?

Access Business Group is a business services company specializing in the development, manufacture, and distribution of quality products worldwide for both Alticor and non-Alticor companies. Learn more at www.accessbusinessgroup.com

What is Alticor Corporate Enterprises?

Alticor Corporate Enterprises is responsible for growing and diversifying Alticor by building a global portfolio of companies with premier health, wellness, and beauty brands. ACE also assists the organization in realizing growth through strategic alliances, licensing opportunities and acquisitions (as the center of excellence for all M&A activity), and manages other non-direct selling investments of the corporation.

How can our organization find guidelines for contributions, sponsorships, and grants?

The ONE BY ONE CAMPAIGN FOR CHILDREN® rallies the resources of the entire Alticor family of companies our distributors, employees, affiliates, and customers to make a difference in the lives of children around the world. Please visit the One by One website for more information.