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HPASA says supplements dominate retail health market

A generic image of vitamins, minerals and health supplements
The Health Products Association of South Africa (HPASA) says the best way to beat the rising cost of health care, especially in a recession, is to invest in one’s health to prevent illness.

Your gateway to tube packaging

Spin’n’dose tubeOn 4 May, Hoffmann Neopac’s (Neopac) Spin’n’dose tube won the 2017 World Star Award in the medical and pharmaceutical category. The innovative dispensing wheel doses exact amounts from the tube when turned 180 degrees, without a pump.

Cosmetics Steering Committee regroups in 2017

Cosmetics-Steering-Committee-2017Despite certain challenges, the Cosmetics Steering Committee (CSC) is realigning its focus to address the many reasons why it was first established in November 2015.

Adcock Ingram acquires Virtual Logistics

Adcock-Ingram-fleet-Virtual-LogisticsIn a significant move to expand its distribution offering, Adcock Ingram has acquired Virtual Logistics, a national and cross border fine distribution company. The acquisition became effective in April.

Shaping Futures concludes another successful programme

Schwarzkopf-Professional-Shaping-Futures-class-of-October-2016Schwarzkopf Professional Shaping Futures recently hosted its second graduation ceremony for 2016. Another 30 newly trained students will be embarking on a journey to make their mark on the local hair care industry.

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