The Journey of Watsons Own Brand products 100% Confidence Supplier’s Selection New product R & D Manufacturing Delivery Inspections Post-Market Surveillance
A regular internal audit by Watsons Quality Assurance Engineers to ensure consistent Good Manufacturing Practice(GMP) and Quality Management is in place.
Yearly external audits with independent auditors.
Each new product developed goes through an external independent agency specialized in Consumer product testing.
Substantiation of specific product claims (eg. ‘Dermatologically tested’™ claim) is assured through tests in independent institutes in Asia and/or Europe.
Toxicological Risk Assessment is carried out on all formulated products by an independent Toxicologist expert based in Europe The Toxicological Risk Assessment process utilized by Watsons combines the highest and most stringent regulations for all markets from both Asia and Europe, assessing both raw materials and formulations.
Watsons works and adheres to the very latest, most updated standards, with a highly scientific approach.
Watsons Quality Assurance Engineers regularly visit “Own Brands” manufacturers to review the production process and records; and raw materials and finished product controls
Products undergo comprehensive testing during manufacturing, such as: Stability to light/Stability to temperature/ Packaging compatibility/ Physio-chemical properties/ Microbiological cleanliness/ Preservative efficacy/ Heavy metals/ Optical brightener/ Formaldehyde release/ Screening for impurities.
Inspections at manufacturers' premises by independent, external competent agencies. Inspections upon product delivery at Watsons' warehouses by internal trained staff.
Watsons adopts the very best practices and whichever are the strictest legislations from both East and West to ensure the very highest standards of compliance and quality assurance for its “Own Brand” products.
The Journey of Watsons Own Brand productsWith our commitment to Quality Assurance, our products go through quality assessments throughout the production journey which lasts up to 18 months.
New product R & D