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Tupperware Brands Corporation
1948 in Orlando, Florida
Rick Goings, Chairman and CEO,Brownie Wise
Preparation, storage, containment, serving products for the kitchen and home and beauty products
US$2,300.4 million (2010) 
Operating income US$326.5 million (2010)
Net income US$225.6 million (2010)
Total assets US$2,015.8 million (2010)
Total equity US$789.8 million (2010)
13,500 (2010) 
Tupperware is the name of a home products line that includes preparation, storage, containment, and serving products for the kitchen and home, which were first introduced to the public in 1948.
Tupperware develops, manufactures, and internationally distributes its products as a wholly owned subsidiary of its parent company Tupperware Brands and it is marketed by means of direct sales through an independent sales force of approximately 1.9 million consultants.
1 Company history
2 Tupperware parties
3 Cultural and historical impact
4 Product lines
5 See also
7 Further reading
8 External links
Tupperware was developed in 1948 by Earl Silas Tupper (1907–83) in Leominster, Massachusetts. He developed plastic containers used in households to contain food and keep it airtight. The formerly patented "burping seal" is a famous aspect of Tupperware, which distinguished it from competitors.
Tupperware pioneered the direct marketing strategy made famous by the Tupperware party. Brownie Wise (1913–92), a former sales representative of Stanley Home Products, developed the strategy. During the early 1950s, Tupperware's sales and popularity exploded, thanks in large part to Wise's influence among women who sold Tupperware, and some of the famous "jubilees" celebrating the success of Tupperware ladies at
References: Company history Tupperware was developed in 1948 by Earl Silas Tupper (1907–83) in Leominster, Massachusetts. He developed plastic containers used in households to contain food and keep it airtight by VINAYA NAIDU on AUGUST 3, 2012