Hatchbeauty Agency LLC has acquired Gorbec Pharmaceutical Laboratory, a pharmaceutical-grade lab and filling facility in Raleigh Durham, N.C., USA, and will offer full contract manufacturer services under the named Hatchbeauty Labs LLC.
Prior to the acquisition, the company offered brand strategy and creative services. Gorbec Pharmaceutical will now operate as Hatchbeauty Labs LLC, and the company will now offer full contract manufacturer services including: R&D, a complete regulatory infrastructure, packaging and display assembly, high velocity filling and labeling capabilities and ORMD warehousing. Hatchbeauty Labs LLC is an US Food and Drug Administration (FDA), Environmental Protection Agency and pharmaceutical-certified contract cosmetic manufacturer that follows FDA cGMP and cGLP guidelines.
According to the company, the acquisition allows it to assist customers with the complete development cycle of a product. Hatchbeauty Labs has capabilities for producing hair care, skin care, bath and body products, color cosmetics, nail polish and personal fragrance on a large- and small-scale basis and will work with both emerging and established brands.
Hatchbeauty Labs will act as an extension of Hatchbeauty Agency and Hatchbeauty Products, the group's retail supply division. The new facility's chemists incubates new product forms and concepts on an ongoing basis. With a combined 30 years of experience in product development, the team brings expertise in pharmaceutical grade topical development, including SPF, OTC and prescription-grade topicals.