Established in 2001, with a strong focus on African indigenous plant extracts, Afriplex is currently one of the leading contract manufacturers of complementary medicines (CAMs) and health supplement products in South Africa. The company’s move into the cannabis market in 2018 is another successful extension of the botanical offering that the business developed since its establishment. Afriplex is currently the only licenced GMP cannabis manufacturer in South Africa and processed the first cannabis from licensed local cultivators which is being exported. Danie Nel, Managing Director of Afriplex, said: “The first legal extraction of cannabis is a huge achievement not only for Afriplex...
Since the launch of Afriplex’s state-of-the-art Tea packing facility in 2019, several high-quality functional teas have been successfully launched into the local and international pharmaceutical and CAMS markets. The facility boasts cGMP compliance with a unique dosage system to allow for the formulation of a tea product with validated functionality. In addition to this it is designed with blending and plating apparatus as well as allowing for versatility in different packing formats. Afriplex is currently the only manufacturer of CBD-plated Rooibos Tea. This tea range will now be expanded to include respiratory and immune boosting functionality. Afriplex’s Pelagon™ extract, produced from...
Since President Cyril Ramaphosa’s first address to the nation regarding COVID-19, Afriplex’s priority has been to ensure the health and safety of its employees and the community whilst ensuring that we still offer the same level of service to our clients. As an essential goods provider, we are fully operational and are working closely with our suppliers and clients to ensure that the supply of essential goods to the end-user are not interrupted during this time. Additionally, we formulated a range of sanitising products and commissioned a dedicated production line to be able to urgently supply our clients and the...
We invite you to visit us at Nutraceuticals Europe, an international event for the industry of functional ingredients, novel foods and finished products in Madrid, Spain from 4 to 5 March 2020.
The event of functional ingredients, novel foods and finished products
Find us on stand number G30
Innovation is at the heart of Afriplex’s dynamic Research and Development team. Since its inception, Afriplex strives to provide its clients with innovative and unique product offerings for the CAMs, Botanicals and Food & Beverage markets. With this in mind, Afriplex is actively pursuing several new areas of research and technological development in order to retain its competitive edge.
The CannaTech Summit, a prestigious event that drives cannabis industry growth, will be held in Cape Town from 24 to 26 November 2019.
“We are very proud of Wayne Robinson for representing us on Newzroom Afrika, to discuss the local Cannabis market and how Afriplex is adding value to the budding industry.”
At Afriplex we are continuously innovating and developing new products as we identify consumer needs and identify market trends and opportunities. We are proud to announce the birth of three brand new unique Afriplex ingredients.
Afriplex has done it again with the launch of their state-of-the-art Tea packing facility. This is yet another innovation that Afriplex have brought to the market to facilitate the company’s drive in the pharmaceutical and CAMS industry.