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Avon Products Inc of New York is an American based international manufacturer and direct selling company of beauty, household and personal care products. They have a long history of issuing diecast vehicles made by Corgi, Hot Wheels, Matchbox (and others?) as promotions. They have also made an extensive number of glass bottle decanters with shaped plastic lids - as differentvehicle models to promote their different mens cologne lines ranging from a VW Beetle - to an articulated truck - to a Greyhound bus.

In 1983, the Avon Diecast & Model Collectors Society was founded. In 1993, they were renamed to be the Avon Diecast & Toy Collectors Society to reflect the greater diversity of member’s interests. The society was still active and published a monthly newsletter. No currently active reference is found today.

In 1993, Avon offered a Hot Wheels made plastic Corvette key chain offering.
HW Avon Exclusives Promo
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In 1997, they offered the Father & Son Collector Series (2) Packs and

In 1998, the offered the Avon exclusive Park 'n Plates Series.

In 2003, they issued the 100 Years of Ford - Then and Now Series as a (2) pack showing classic and modern designed vehicles. These were an Avon Exclusive.



Sourced references -

Encyclopedia of Small-Scale Diecast Motor Vehicle Manufacturers - Sahakangas, Foster & Weber (2006)
https://www.hobbydb.com/marketplaces/hobbydb/subjects/hot-wheels-promotional-releases-list
https://www.hobbydb.com/marketplaces/hobbydb/subjects/avon-brand
https://www.flickr.com/photos/[email protected]/6046839494
 
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