Founded in 1988 by V.S. Reddy, British Biologicals is India’s leading and a globally acclaimed nutraceutical company with over two decades of research in medical nutrition. Being the pioneering company in India to introduce disease specific preventive nutrition, it covers the entire gamut from paediatrics to geriatrics.
BLAZE TO BRILLIANCE
What began as one man’s intuitive approach to preventive nutrition for various health conditions, is today India’s number one company in medical nutrition and has earned the respect of not only the consumers, but also of the medical fraternity. It is today, a $60 million company with 52 national and international awards in its kitty in various spheres like quality, product design, manufacturing capability and as the best place to work.
With a success saga that has blazed a trail in India, British Biologicals has crossed shores and established its presence in over 23 countries and is today a global brand in preventive nutrition to be reckoned with.
Popularly known as “The Protein People”, the company offers a wide range of nutritional supplements to tackle various health conditions. British Biologicals is the only company which manufactures disease specific nutrition covering paediatrics, pregnancy, lactation, asthmatic, diabetic and hepatic nutrition. The company also caters to general nutrition, nutrition for menopausal syndromes and cholesterol reduction, nutrition for the heart, nutrition for epilepsy, nutrition for burns and cancer.
ENGAGEMENT THAT ENTHRALS
British Biologicals is the only Indian member of the prestigious IFT (Institute of Food Technologists, USA) and Leatherhead Organisation, UK. Another first to its credit is the introduction of Ketogenic diet for intractable epilepsy in India which has alleviated the pain of many mothers, whose children have suffered from recurrent epilepsy. This is a not-for-profit endeavour. Every six seconds, someone loses life from the complication of unmanaged diabetes. The company aims to bring awareness about diabetes and its management through diabetic nutrition. To this end, it conducts diabetes detection camps with a record of over 1,45,000 camps so far.
Equipped with technologically advanced production and packaging equipment, British Biologicals features a world class manufacturing facility spread across 2,25,000 sq. ft in Bangalore, India. The facility has all the modern conveniences required to produce the finest nutritional products and is run in complete adherence with US FDA and WHO GMP standards. With a production capacity of around 2.5 million bottles each day, the facility is the largest and the most advanced of its kind in the whole of South East Asia. All regulations of the International Food Safety (IFS) standards are complied with.
The company has been successful in maintaining the number one position in nutrition. Its market share has improved from 60 to 70 per cent. The company has introduced brands many of which are household names now. Some of them are D Protin, Promaxe, Nutrizen, Optimaxe, Cardio Pro and Semital. The Company has other divisions namely British Life Sciences and British Nutritions. British Life Sciences offers products of paediatric nutrition like Happi Kidz, Mums Care, MMS while British Nutritions offers fitness, wellness and lifestyle products like Xtra Mass, Whey Platinum Standard, Slim Life, Casein, BCAA, Raspberry ketone, Xtra Charge and Recovery.