Total sales and sales representatives
In 2015, total sales of the BDD member companies amounted increased by twelve percent to EUR 1.8 billion. This was the result of a survey among the association’s members.
In total almost 206.000 sales representatives were engaged as direct seller for the BDD member companies in 2015. This meant an increase of seven percent against the previous year. More than 79 percent of the sales force is female. Approximately 83 percent of the sales force is working part-time.