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Ascendis Health

Consumer Brands

Ascendis Health Consumer business units

Consumer Health comprises of four consumer healthcare businesses targeted at different segments of the value chain:


Develops, markets and distributes branded vitamins, minerals, supplements and skin products
Supports the Wellness division and third parties through the procurement and manufacturing of vitamins and supplements. Manufacturing takes place at its production facility in Wynberg, Gauteng which is one of only two South African Health Products Regulatory Authority accredited soft gel capsule manufacturers in the country
One of sub-Saharan Africa’s largest importers and distributors of speciality ingredients used in the sports nutrition, food and beverages, health and wellness as well as personal care industries
Speciality pharmacy which compounds personalised and speciality medication and care products for patients and medical practitioners from its premises in Bryanston, Gauteng. The facility includes a state-of-the-art Good Manufacturing Practice compliant sterile laboratory