Oriflame India acquires wellness facility

Last Updated: Sat, Apr 27, 2013 10:01 hrs

Beauty product company Oriflame India on Saturday announced a milestone in their plans for wellness category in India, with the acquisition of a manufacturing facility located at Roorkee in Uttarakhand.

"This acquisition is the result of nearly two years of hard work and research by cross functional teams of professionals from various offices of Oriflame, both Global & Regional," said the company.

The new Oriflame Healthcare India (OHI) facility is spread over a vast area of 61,124 sq. ft. and is in the process of renovation and upgrading of the buildings and infrastructure to ensure that the facilities meet Oriflame standards and are in compliance for production of wellness products.

The facility is designated to fulfill the increasing sales demands in India and in Asia.

Niklas Frisk, Vice President and Head of Oriflame South Asia and Managing Director, Oriflame India, said, "This acquisition once again shows our commitment and focus on long term strong growth in the amazing country of India.

"The India Wellness team is working hard to coordinate all aspects of this complex project to ensure that we have a very strong foundation to work with for being able to launch Wellness products in the Indian market in the coming years."

"I feel that the addition of this facility to our vast portfolio of services is another milestone in establishing Oriflame India as a world class company," said Frisk.

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