Membership

With international and local legislative and regulatory pressure mounting, there has never been a more important time to be informed.

This is a watershed era in the industry and it is now vital to protect and promote industry interests if this significant sector is to survive and thrive.

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There has never been a more important time to be informed and to protect and promote this valuable industry.

Support the HPA and it will support you. Don’t delay! Join the Industry’s most proactive and vocal trade association and reap the rewards.

How to join?

To qualify as an HPA Member a company must be registered in South Africa as either a manufacturer, marketer, wholesaler, distributor, retailer, supplier or consultant to the Natural Health Products, Nutritional Dietary Supplements and CAMs industry.

Members must agree to always act in accordance with the law, abide by the HPA Code of Practice, adopt the HPA Advertising Code and act in a professional manner.

TYPES OF MEMBERS

Several Membership options are available. These include Primary, Retail and Associate.

PRIMARY MEMBERSHIP

Manufacturers, Marketers, Wholesalers, Distributors, Exporters and Importers of finished products, and Contract Packers that make products for third parties.

RETAIL MEMBERSHIP

Retailers.

ASSOCIATE MEMBERSHIP

Companies or Associations affiliated to the Natural Health Product Industry that do not produce, market or distribute products, for example Suppliers of raw and packaging materials; Consultants and Practitioners.

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HPA Member List

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AFRIPLEX PTY LTD

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AIM AFRICA INC

The AIM network marketing company was formed in Nampa, Idaho, in the 1980s to market green barley products. Today the company grows, harvests, processes and markets Barley Life as well as 20 other products, and has centres around the world. Committed to research, development and product improvement, AIM has been recognised for innovation in food technology.

AKACIA HEALTHCARE (PTY) LTD

Akacia Healthcare (Pty) Ltd is a Black Economic Empowered Healthcare Group that supplies cost-effective pharmaceutical, medical, complementary and consumer health products. The company distributes a wide range of branded, ethical, generic and niche complementary medicines through its national sales force, and products reach general practitioners, selected specialists and pharmacies in the private and state sectors.

ALLISONE PRODUCTS

AllisOne is the home of the Biochemic Institute of South Africa, a branch of the Biochemischer Bund Deutschland (eV) founded in Oldenberg, Germany, by Dr WH Schuessler in 1885. The SA branch offers a certified correspondence course in association with the International Academy of Biochemic Medicine, Pforzheim, Germany, as well as other bio-energetic methods that promote well-being.

AMANZIBEE

Amanzibee focusses on the registration of medicines in South Africa and Sub-Sahara Africa. The company can assist with the appointment of in-country agents and marketing and distribution in African countries, as well as provide the necessary regulatory assistance for pharmaceutical and health companies to expand into the Sub-Sahara African market.

AMWAY SOUTH AFRICA

Amway is a direct person-to-person marketing company that offers people the opportunity to build their own businesses. Since its inception in August 1997, Amway South Africa L.L.C. has built a nationwide network of over 30 000 independent business owners who distribute more than 400 high quality consumer products throughout South Africa, Namibia and Botswana.

ANNIQUE PRODUCTS

Annique, a direct marketing company, was established in 1971 by Dr Annique Theron. The company has developed an extensive skin care and healthcare product range using the indigenous South African plant, rooibos. The Annique range includes products for all skin types, specific ranges for teenagers, children and babies, as well as body care and sun- protection.

ASCENDIS HEALTH

Ascendis Health operates in plant, animal and human market arenas. Ascendis's strategy is to create a synergistic group of health product brands that cover the value chain from imports of raw materials, manufacturing and distribution, to consumers via retail and direct selling channels. Ascendis also has a strong focus on acquisitive growth.

ASPEN PHARMACEUTICALS

Aspen Pharmaceuticals is the largest pharmaceutical manufacturer in Africa and a major supplier of branded pharmaceutical, healthcare and nutritional products. Committed to promoting healthcare through access to quality, affordable products, Aspen is represented in 47 countries and has 26 manufacturing facilities at 18 sites on six continents. One of the top 20 generic manufacturers worldwide, Aspen is a leading player in generic anti-retrovirals.

ATKA PHARMA

Atka Pharma (Pty) Ltd is a private company currently registered in South Africa, with regional offices in Pretoria and Cape Town. Atka Pharma’s vision is to license, market and distribute unique, effective and affordable healthcare and wellness products and solutions and establish them as leading brands. Atka Pharma markets and distributes the BioBalance range of complementary medicines.

AVID BRANDS

Avid Brands S.A. (Pty) Ltd is a privately owned company based in South Africa with offices in Hillcrest, Durban, and Spartan, Johannesburg. Avid Brands sells over 170 products in the personal care, baby and mother and healthcare (OTC) segments. Products are sold through pharmacy, retail and trade outlets throughout Southern Africa as well as other African countries.

AZOCHEM LABORATORIES

Azochem is a well-established and diverse South African contract manufacturer of pharmaceuticals, complementary medication and supplements, cosmetic and personal care products. The highly qualified team, which includes a registered pharmacist, a biochemist and microbiologists, provides superior service and quality products. The Research and Development laboratory caters for all dosage forms of pharmaceutical, nutraceutical and complementary medicines.

AQUA SOLUTIONS TECHNOLOGIES

Aqua Solutions Technologies (Pty) Ltd produces a range of Colloidal Silver-based products in South Africa. The company has more than fifteen years’ experience in the use of colloidal silver in water treatment systems, as well as in health supplements for humans, pets, livestock, plants and agriculture.  
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BIODELTA

Biodelta provides contract manufacturing and packaging solutions to the health and food industry, supplying capsules, tablets, powders, granules, effervescent sachets and tea. Expert, qualified personnel offer a complete supply-chain service, and in-house production facilities include research and product development, manufacturing, packaging, packaging design, print and finishing.

BIOREM NATURAL HEALTH

Biorem was established in 1986, initially for probiotic development. A successful range has subsequently been formulated, tested and marketed. The company manufactures probiotics and natural anti-oxidants for agricultural, pharmaceutical, food and cosmetic products. The company also manufactures and markets natural health products for retailers of food supplements, alternative and registered medicines.
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CHEMPURE (PTY) LTD

Chempure is a South African based company that imports and markets speciality chemicals to the food, health-food, pharmaceutical and cosmetic industries. Chempure provides a broad base of technical expertise and advice, carries comprehensive stocks in anticipation of customer needs, and endeavours to supply a range of products that keep abreast with the latest research.

CIPLA MEDPRO

Cipla Medpro, 100%-owned by Cipla India, is one of South Africa’s leading pharmaceutical companies that manufactures world-class generic medicines at affordable prices. This respected global company uses cutting-edge technology and innovation to meet the needs of all patients, and recognises its duty to provide affordable medicines. Cipla’s ethos is ‘Advancing healthcare for all South Africans'.

COMED HEALTH

CoMed Health (Pty) Ltd was formed in 2009 as a holding company for a number of Complementary and Alternative Medicines (CAM) companies and brands, including Natura Laboratory and Bioter Health. CoMed presently employs about 170 people at its state-of-the-art CAM production facility in Waltloo, Pretoria.

CLICKS GROUP SA

Clicks Group is a health and beauty focused retail and supply group which has been listed on the JSE since 1996. Clicks Group is a leader in the healthcare market and Clicks has the largest retail pharmacy chain with over 220 in-store dispensaries, including a direct-to-patient courier pharmacy service.

COYNE HEALTHCARE

Coyne Healthcare was founded in Cape Town, South Africa, in 2013. The company develops and  distributes high-quality nutraceutical and food supplements, and has established productive partnerships with the world’s leading experts and researchers to create superior products that are suitable for both the  South African and international markets.  
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DISCHEM (PTY) LTD

Dischem was started as a small pharmacy in Mondeor, Johannesburg, in 1978 in response to a need for discounted medication. Now a leading specialist in beauty, health food, sport supplements, health and well-being, DisChem offers the widest ranges in these categories, along with expert advice, famously competitive prices, and a Benefits programme which rewards customers and gives back to the community.

DSM NUTRITIONAL PRODUCTS

DSM Nutritional Products is one of the world’s leading suppliers of vitamins, carotenoids and other chemicals to the food, pharmaceutical, cosmetic and personal care industries. The company produces raw materials and ingredients for the manufacture of personal care products and has its own research centres, product facilities and a world-wide sales and distribution network.

DAMAANA HOLDINGS

Damaana Holdings is the distributor of Faith Drops, a formula of 16 compounds selected and extracted from 12 indigenous plants.  Faith Drops was developed over a period of 15 years and is based on the developer’s medical knowledge as well as expertise in the field of herbs, plants and alternative medicines/therapies.

D I REGULATORY CONSULTANTS

D I Regulatory Consultants has been serving the South African pharmaceutical Industry for more than 22 years. The company offers a complete range of regulatory services which includes compiling and updating the South African MRF1 and ZA-CTD dossiers for human and veterinary orthodox and complementary medicines, as well as registerable medical devices
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EDELWEISS PHARMACEUTICALS

Edelweiss Pharmaceuticals provides a contract manufacturing service to the CAM and Cosmetics industries. The company is competent in the encapsulation, tableting and formulation of herbal medicines and food supplements, as well as in the manufacture and formulation of cosmetics and cosmeceuticals. It also offers expert advice on African herbal medicines and essential oils.
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FLORDIS SA

Flordis is a South African herbal medicine company that provides a specially selected range of scientifically and clinically tested herbal medicines. These are manufactured by companies in Germany (Steigerwald) and in Switzerland (Zeller), where the herbs are cultivated, harvested and manufactured under strictly controlled conditions, ensuring world-class quality, efficacy and safety.

FOREVER LIVING PRODUCTS

Forever Living is a network marketing company founded in 1978. It focuses on a range of aloe vera products and offers a full line of nutritional supplements, as well as beehive-derived products. Forever Living is now a multi-billion dollar company doing business in over 108 countries.

FORTIFOOD HEALTH SERVICES

FortiFood specialises in natural products that have been shown scientifically to be involved in disease processes. This South African company was originated by Professor Willem Serfontein, who played a pivotal role in changing the perception towards natural medicine amongst conventional doctors. FortiFood strives to provide quality products and health information to the public and health professionals.

FULVIMED

Fulhold Pharma plc produces the patented CarboHydrate Derived Fulvic Acid (CHD-FA) and formulations containing this product. Founded in 2002 as Ful Hold Ltd, Fulhold Pharma plc has a proven track record in the production and supply of pure CHD-FA together with a range of formulated products using CHD-FA as the platform technology.
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GALACTIC MINERALS (PTY) LTD

Galactic Minerals focusses on promoting MARNITE ® as an Active Pharmaceutical Ingredient / Substance for use as a base mineral for calcium and magnesium supplementation in food fortification, general supplementation and the pharmaceutical industry. The company engages with companies, businesses, distributors, wholesalers and business people in the fortification and supplementation industry to find turnkey, tailor-made solutions.

GEL-U-CAP SA

Gel-U-Cap is the leading South African supplier of two-piece capsules used primarily for pharmaceutical and dietary supplement applications. The company was established in 1983 when it was appointed as the agent for Capsugel in the Southern African region. For many years, Gel-U-Cap have been the largest distributors of Hard Shell Empty Gelatin Capsules in the region.

GLANBIA

Glanbia Nutritionals brings together leadership expertise in cheese, dairy and plant proteins, bio-actives, flavours and premix manufacturing into one nutritional powerhouse.  The company’s broader range of food & ingredient solutions, custom-built services and ability to supply globally creates a unique recipe for co-innovation partnerships that deliver best solutions to customers.

G.M. PHARMACEUTICALS

GM Pharmaceuticals was founded by entrepreneur/registered pharmacist Stan Georghiou to manufacture Complementary Medicines (CAM). GM's mission is ‘commitment to growth and wealth maximisation for all stakeholders through professional, caring service to all customers, great and small'. The company continues to show remarkable growth in the CAM field.

GOLDEN NEO LIFE DIAMITE

Golden Neo Life Diamite is a multi-level marketing company selling nutritional products and water filtration systems. All GNLD products are based in nature and backed by science. Members of the company’s scientific advisory board are recognised as leading-edge scientists and strictly adhere to nature's blueprint as they research, develop and maintain world-class products.

GOOD HEALTH PRODUCTS (PTY) LTD SA

Good Health Ltd is one of New Zealand's leading complementary health manufacturers producing a range of over 150 naturopathically formulated products. Research teams ensure formulations are based on current international scientific studies. Good Health is represented in South Africa by Good Health Products (Pty) Ltd SA. The company distributes through health stores and complementary practitioners.
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HAPPI

Health & Performance Products, a division of Sports Health & Fitness Technologies (Pty) Ltd, was founded in 1985 with a staff of four. Today it is a leading sports and nutrition supplement company with products including vitamins, minerals, herbals, sports nutritional, common ailment and slimming supplements. These are distributed through pharmacies, sports shops and health stores.

HERBALIFE NUTRITION

Herbalife Nutrition is a premier nutrition and weight-management company built on the vision of founder, Mark Hughes to help people improve their health and financial well-being. The Herbalife Nutrition mission is to provide the best business opportunities in direct selling, and the best nutrition and weight-management products. Herbalife Nutrition has become a world-class company with over 1.5 million independent distributors in over 60 countries on six continents.

HERSOL MANUFACTURING LABORATORIES

Hersol Manufacturing Laboratories is a fully licensed and registered pharmaceutical company, founded in 1980. The company is a contract manufacturer and packer to the pharmaceutical, nutraceutical and health food markets, and supplies tailor-made complementary medicines, nutritional supplements and skincare preparations. The fully equipped, in-house laboratory ensures the correct quality of both raw materials and finished products.

HIMALAYA HERBAL PRODUCTS

Himalaya Herbal Products was founded 81 years ago by Mr M Manal. The company pioneered research that has converted Ayurveda's herbal tradition into a complete range of proprietary formulations dedicated to healthy living and longevity. Today, these products have found acceptance with medical fraternities and serve the health and personal care needs of consumers in 90 countries.
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IMBIZO TECHNOLOGIES

Imbizo was founded in 2003 to serve the needs of people living with HIV/AIDS. Imbizo only partners with specialist disease-management companies to ensure that people receive Imbizo supplements only as part of a carefully managed programme. Imbizo products are available throughout South Africa, but can only be accessed through managed treatment programmes and the distributing pharmacies.

IMPERIAL HEALTH SCIENCES

Imperial Health Sciences aims to ensure the secure and sustainable supply of quality medicines to the people of Africa. Within the Imperial Group, Imperial Health Sciences is a division of Imperial Logistics Consumer Products, and is certified for the receipt, storage and distribution of pharmaceuticals and other healthcare products.

ITHEMBE LE SIZWE

Ithembe Le Sizwe was founded in 2002 to meet a need for the manufacture of synthetic natural compounds. It is a biopharmaceutical company specialising in the extraction of secondary metabolites from natural cells. The company has a range of natural products that assist in the relief of viral, bacterial and fungal infections.

IVODENT

Ivodent was established in 1998 by entrepreneur and dental technician, Gary Hockly, to supply highly specialised oral-care products to dentists and dental laboratories. It evolved to also supply pharmacies and retailers throughout South Africa with innovative leading oral- care product brands, as well as a specialised homeopathic and healthcare range.
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LAKE INTERNATIONAL

Lake International Technologies (Pty) Ltd manufactures and distributes products, delivery systems and services in South Africa and internationally. It also represents specialty ingredients including bacterial cultures, enzymes, natural colourants, phosphates, stabilisers, emulsifiers and various other food additives for dairy, beverage, wine, meat, bakery, health, and nutrition industries.

LEBASI PHARMACEUTICALS

Lebasi Pharmaceuticals is a pharmaceutical distribution and wholesaler healthcare organization in Potchefstroom, North West, South Africa. The company incorporates D.I. Medicine Regulatory Consultants, which has been serving the pharmaceutical industry for the past 20 years and offers a complete range of medicine regulatory services. The company is member of the National Association of Pharmaceutical Manufacturers of South Africa.

LEBRON PHARMACEUTICALS

Lebron entered the marketplace in 2010 and supplies a range of homeopathics from the successful French company, Boiron. The company mission is to engage with consumers, corporates and professionals in the delivery of leading-edge products crafted for the successful servicing of the broader health and wellbeing market. It incorporates Vernon Bartlett Consultants.

LUNAR PHARMACEUTICALS

Lunar Pharmaceuticals offers knowledge, confidentiality, innovation, expertise, high quality, technically superior and cost-efficient product solutions in the fields of pharmaceuticals, nutraceuticals, cosmetics, cosmeceuticals, nutricosmetics, industrial chemicals, food and beverages. The company works in conjunction with clients from conception to completion, is committed to superior service and has a sound infrastructure to meet stringent global standards.

LAMICARE SA

Lamicare specialises in the Dermikelp product range which is designed for the relief of symptoms associated with eczema and psoriasis. The core ingredient, Ecklonia Maxima, is a species of brown kelp unique to the cold South Atlantic. The freshly harvested kelp is released through Cellburst Technologie to enhance the healing properties.
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MCNABS

McNabs was started by husband and wife team, Rupert and Sarah McKerron. The company provides a specialised range of quality natural products designed to provide the nutrients necessary to help people achieve and maintain optimum health. These are formulated in consultation with medical doctors, pharmacists, nutritionists and homeopaths, and are manufactured to pharmaceutical standards with GMP procedures.
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NATIVA

Nativa (Pty) Ltd entered the CAM market in 1999. Nativa's approach is to develop quality natural products that target specific conditions and consumer needs. The company’s growing portfolio includes a comprehensive range of formulations for a variety of conditions. Contract manufacturing takes place at GMP-approved facilities.

NATURELIFE SA CC

Nature Life SA is the sole South African distributor of the internationally acclaimed, 100% natural, health and beauty products from Arkopharma Laboratories , which is Europe's leading manufacturer of phyto-and nutrition-therapy products. The scientific value of these products is officially recognized, and Arkopharma holds more than 1 610 product licences for phytotherapeutic medicines.

NUTRISPEC CC

Nutrispec is one of South Africa's largest importers and distributors of nutritional supplements. The company is widely recognized as a leader in innovation and quality, sourcing only the finest ingredients and raw materials from internationally respected manufacturers. The wide range of products includes vitamins, minerals, amino acids, herbs, botanical extracts, proteins and functional foods.
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OXYGEN FOR LIFE

Oxygen for Life (Pty) Ltd was established in 1996 by Mike and Laurice Matulovich to distribute the innovative Nu Science Corporation Cellfood products. Nu Science Corporation is the sole manufacturer of the original Cellfood formula, and is a leading developer worldwide of high performance, oxygen-based consumer health and skincare products that are manufactured in an FDA-licensed laboratory.
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PEPPINA SALES

Peppina Sales was formed in 1956 and is run by two passionate and inventive South African pharmacists, namely Managing Director, Richard Asman and Marketing Director, Diane Rosslee. The company is involved in developing, importing and marketing products in the vitamin and nutraceutical markets. It aims to provide world-class products at an affordable price for South Africans.

PHARMA NATURA

Pharma Natura was founded as a health shop by Guy Wertheim Aymes in 1959. The company started manufacturing Weleda products in 1965 and added a range of Vitaforce vitamin supplements in 1974. Today, Pharma Natura is a respected pharmaceutical company specialising in the manufacture of multivitamin and mineral supplements, as well as homeopathic, anthroposophical and herbal remedies.

PHARMAMARK

Pharmamark, established in 1994, is a South African industry leader in the provision of pharmacy products. These include nutritional supplements, personal care and private label brands. The business is split into two divisions: marketing and distribution of Pharmamark proprietary brands and provision of private label products to major pharmacy chains.

PHYTO-NUTRACEUTICALS

Phyto-Nutraceuticals was formed in March 1990 and specialises in the manufacture and direct selling of soy-based nutritional supplements, soy milk and energy drinks. The company was founded on a 30-year research programme carried out by Errol Collins in this field of nutraceuticals, and has grown to accommodate increasing demand for this specialised range of products.

PICK N PAY PHARMACIES

Pick n Pay is one of the best-known retail brands in South Africa. The dedicated Pharmacy division is committed to providing customers with the best possible healthcare solutions. It offers self-medication, vitamins and supplements, sports nutrition supplements, medical services clinics, a dispensary and a team of trained pharmacists, pharmacist's assistants, clinic sisters and vitamin advisors.

PORTFOLIO PHARMACEUTICALS

The Portfolio Group of Companies specialises in pharmaceutical business, including manufacturing and marketing of vitamins and other commodity-based products. The Group owns two manufacturing companies in South Africa - Portfolio Pharmaceuticals (Pty) Ltd and Portfolio Laboratories (Pty) Ltd - as well as the majority share of one in Botswana - Portfolio Pharmaceuticals Botswana (Pty) Ltd.

PHYTOFORCE

Phytoforce Herbal Laboratories specialises in producing the finest quality herbal extracts and remedies. The company sources medicinal plants from the country of origin via highly respected and qualified sources. All ingredients are free from herbicides, pesticides, fertilisers and colourants, and all remedies are produced according to British Pharmacopoeia and the Phytotherapeutic Materia Medica standards.
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REGAL NUTRIENTS

Regal Nutrients, trading under the FoodState brand, is a health and wellness company that supplies a unique, quality range of nutritional supplements. These include vitamin, mineral, herbal and phytonutrient components formulated with the revolutionary FoodState technology which facilitates optimal absorption and utilisation. Product formulae are designed in line with up-to-date research, and manufactured in registered pharmaceutical laboratories.
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SA NATURAL PRODUCTS

SANP (Pty) Ltd is an importer, marketer, distributor and wholesaler of specific homeopathic and phytotherapeutic remedies. Founded by the Schutte family in 1988, SANP began with ‘Food for Thought' health shop in Hillcrest, KZN, and evolved into a major player in the CAM industry, drawing high-quality product ranges from around the world .

SASTEL PHARMACEUTICALS

Sastel Pharmaceuticals is a contract manufacturing and packaging plant in Pretoria North which addresses the needs of standard market demands, including the market for small runs with quick turnaround times. Sastel has developed into a well-orchestrated complementary manufacturing plant and specialises in the filling and packaging of capsules, creams, shampoos, teas and sachets and a variety of herbal creations.

SAVANNAH FINE CHEMICAL

Savannah was established in 1990 as a prestige supplier of quality raw materials for the food, pharmaceutical, personal care and industrial industries. The company strives to deliver exciting experiences around service, value and innovation, in an environment where potential is maximised and meaningful work is done in pursuit of goals of possibility.

SILVERLAB HEALTHCARE

Silverlab is a leading manufacturer of high quality ionised colloidal silver products. The company produces cutting-edge technology including patented and medically scheduled ionised silver products. Silverlab colloidal silver is not the conventional “colloidal silver” product - it is a highly developed and independently tested ionized silver solution.

SK CHEMTRADE SERVICES

SK Chemtrade Services is a leading supplier of high quality raw materials to manufacturers of food, beverages, pharmaceuticals, dietary supplements, household detergents and personal care products in South Africa and its neighbouring countries. Established in 1992, the company sources and supplies only the finest specialist raw materials from partners worldwide.

SMART PHARMACEUTICALS

Smart Pharmaceuticals is a South African based company providing a range of high quality, cost-effective pharmaceuticals to pharmacies, doctors and other healthcare institutions. Founded by Ridwaan Enous in 2007 the company aims to offer the best quality, affordable medicines, as well as to develop, produce and market medicines of internationally acceptable standards.

SOLGAR VITAMINS

Solgar has been innovating and producing fine quality nutritional supplements since 1947. The company’s attention to detail from manufacturing through distribution has enabled it to set, maintain and continually raise the Gold Standard™ for quality nutritional supplements, education and service. Solgar distributes exclusively through health shops, and the range consists of 450 advanced nutritional supplements.

SPORTRON INTERNATIONAL

Sportron is a network marketing company founded in 1992 by Dr Alan Tomlinson and Keith Harding. The company stays abreast of leading-edge technology and uses FoodState nutrients and herbals in specialised product formulae to produce high quality products. The range includes products for weight management, home, skin and body care.

SWISSGARDE (PTY) LTD

Swissgarde, founded in 1991 by Lou Bayhack, is a leading international network marketing company that specialises in health and beauty products. With more than 500 000 distributors throughout Africa, the company’s proven marketing plan provides the opportunity for financial success for anyone. In the 15 years since its formation, Swissgarde has grown a product range of over 150 items.

SASTEL PACKAGING

Sastel Packaging is a leading Manufacturer and Packer of Health Supplements and Cosmetics in Pretoria, Gauteng. The company has a 15 year record of offering a professional, one-stop food products and cosmetics development service, R&D, manufacturing and packing. Sastel’s services includes: sourcing of packaging; fill and seal of cosmetic tubes; laboratory research and development; flavouring and formulating of health products; contract manufacturing and packaging of cosmetic, food and health products, and sample sachets. We adhere to strict FSSC22000 and HACCP Guidelines. Quality, integrity, safety and good service forms the basis of Sastel’s business. For more information visit our website or contact us on Tel 012 072 0111

SYRINGA BIOSCIENCE

Founded in March 1999, Syringa Bioscience offers scientifically designed, tested and manufactured natural herbal products made from alien weeds and invasive plants in South Africa. The company’s mission is to add value to underutilised natural resources to create new smart products using unconventional technologies and procesess. Email: syringa044@gmail.com  
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THE REAL THING

The Real Thing specialises in health products that are all-natural and purified to eliminate toxins, microorganisms and contaminants. Every product ingredient is delivered at optimal concentration for optimal health benefits. Wherever possible, they're also 100% wild-harvested or organic. The company aims to keep bringing brand-new supplement concepts to the South African industry.

TIBB HEALTH SCIENCES (PTY) LTD

Tibb Health Sciences was established in 2002 by Professor R.A.H. Bhikha and is committed to providing the highest quality, clinically proven and uniquely formulated natural products. The company is passionate about ethically sourcing active ingredients and manufacturing them with great care. Tibb products are used and endorsed by more than 200 000 doctors in over 40 countries.

TIMEWORKS MANUFACTURING

Established in 2001, TimeWorks has grown into a leading manufacturer of some of the biggest supplement brands in South Africa. The company aims to develop a range of high quality natural products using leading-edge nutritional science, and develops and formulates products using premium quality ingredients at the most effective dosage, backed by scientific studies and clinical trials.

TROY PHARM

Troy PharmaceuticalsTM was formed by a team of pharmacists, inyangas, herbalists, African Traditional Doctors and healthcare providers. The company formulates, manufactures, distributes and supplies a line of more than 68 high quality products – including the Ngoma range - and works with specialised experts who manufacture certain ranges under license.
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VIKELEKA HERBAL PHARMACEUTICALS

Vikeleka Herbal Pharmaceuticals is a responsible and ethical company focused on enhancing and improving life quality. The company's mission is to create lifestyle supplements designed to cater for consumer requirements. Only when the company is confident that a product effectively caters for consumer needs, does it look to brand and package it.

VITAL

Vital, one of South Africa’s leading health food companies, was founded in 1947 by Jack Grieve. The company is considered a specialist in a wide range of dietary and nutritional products. Vital aims to continually set new standards in the industry and is committed to improving and extending its product range in line with the latest scientific research.
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W. LAST

W. Last Chemist dates back to 1943, when William Last established it as the first homeopathic pharmacy in Johannesburg. Over the years, the business grew steadily and became well-known and respected in homeopathic circles. W.Last now also has a contract manufacturing facility and is primarily regarded as a developmental manufacturer.

WARREN CHEM

Warren Chem Specialities supply high-quality raw materials to the herbal and nutraceutical industries. Founded in 1991, this privately owned family business is committed to quality. Operating from two modern facilities in Cape Town and Johannesburg, the company offers a wide range of raw materials and comprehensive technical support.

WRAPSA (PTY) LTD

Wrapsa is a one-stop-shop for contract manufacturing and packaging. Established in 1983, this high-profile company ensures that its quality systems meet the criteria of the SABS for its ISO rating, and operates according to GMP guidelines in order to guarantee the safety and efficacy of the products it manufactures.
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ZK HEALTHCARE

Z K Healthcare is the sole distributor in South Africa of the Italian herbal and aloe range of ESI products. Established in 1975 by Antonio Maria Galleano, ESI is a worldwide natural health leader that operates in the area of phytotherapy products, dietetic and nutritional supplementary food.
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KENZA HEALTH

Kenza Health markets and distributes nutritional supplements and cosmetics to the pharmacy and retail markets. These brands are formulated using scientifically proven ingredients and have high milligram strengths to ensure product efficacy and success. The company keeps a close watch on new trends in the nutraceutical industry in order to stay at the forefront of new developments.

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