"Hofigal" is one of the famous brand names when it comes to homeopathic, gemoderivative, and phytotherapeutic galenical products in Romania, made in the form of pharmaceutical products, dietary supplements, cosmetics, and teas.
"Hofigal" is a share-held company comprising an exclusively Romanian private capital. The company utilises an area of 35 hectares.
Approximately 400 employees work in the company, being continually motivated towards a professional and personal perfection; these people carry out their activities covering a wide range of fields: Agriculture, Production Planning, Production, Supply, Logistics and Distribution, Sales, Marketing, New Therapies, Total Quality Management, Quality Control, Regulatory Affairs, Research and Development, Human Resources, Legal, Administrative, Maintenance, and I.T. â€“ all of which represent an integrated system.
"Hofigal" S.A. is a company that is specialised in the manufacture of exclusively natural products, being characterised by the fact that they produce in their own greenhouses and agricultural lands the majority of the raw materials that they use.
The active raw materials that are used and obtained in controlled conditions, by way of a strictly organic agriculture.
Lands were first prepared for organic farming by growing a succession of diverse species of plants that removed from the soil any substances that could contaminate future harvests. The plants used as active raw ingredients were then cultivated without the use of chemical fertilisers, herbicides, growth stimulators, or any other type of chemical treatment, which could have contaminated the resultant crops and subsequently the products obtained from them.
rom the raw materials thus obtained, applying the most advanced technologies in accordance with the international rules for current Good Manufacturing Practice , the Hofigal portfolio has been developed, making up 450 products. The quality of Hofigal products corresponds with international requirements.
The diversity of the portfolio and the quality of the products make "Hofigal" one of the strongest competitors of already wellestablished companies in France, Italy, and Switzerland.
A strong point with regard to Hofigal portfolio is the fact that all of its products are obtained on the basis of its own formulas and technologies, patented within Romania, many of which represent absolute world firsts.
The main objectives of the company are to apply the conditions and measures with regards to quality assurance, safety and efficacy of all products, as with the acquisition of natural vegetal active pharmaceutical ingredients (API) guaranteed to correspond in totality with current international ecological norms.
All of the stages of the process, from cultivation (pre-processing, plant processing), down to the finished product in the form of pharmaceutical products, dietary supplements, cosmetics, and teas conform to the international norms regarding the cultivation and harvesting of plants, as well as the rules for Good Manufacturing Practice,ISO 9001,14000,18000,22000 obtained from german TUV company . With regard to the quality of the products, regardless of what stage they are in, they fulfil the requirements of the European Pharmacopoeia, complemented with those of other internationally circulating pharmacopoeias, and of the quality conditions pertaining to Hofigal philosophy.
The product quality control laboratories are furnished with modern equipment, in accordance with the aforementioned practices, standards and requirements, and operate with experienced and trained personnel, in which all of the raw materials (whether obtained internally or externally), critical parameter-based interphase controls, and finished products are analysed.
All of the production lines respect international GMP:
• "Dosed Solid Forms" (tablets, capsules, coated capsules) production line;
• "Internal/External Use Solutions" production line;
• "Plant Extracts" production line;
• "Suppositories and Ovules, Cosmetic Monodoses" production line;
• "Teas" production line;
• "Cosmetics, Semisolids" production line;