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June 2015


The Pharma Awards of Hemas Pharmaceuticals and Hemas Surgical and Diagnostics 2015 was held on 1st June at the Water’s Edge amid a distinguished gathering of Hemas Board Directors, senior management of Hemas Holdings, Hemas Pharma Management, Staff, Agency Managers , Agency teams & Distribution Partners. This is the most prestigious event in the Hemas Pharma calendar and most sought after event by all stakeholders. Read More

May 2014

Hemas Pharmaceuticals and Hemas Surgicals & Diagnostics launches a new website

Hemas Pharmaceuticals and Hemas Surgicals & Diagnostics launches a new website

Hemas Pharmaceuticals and Hemas Surgicals & Diagnostics officially launched their new website on 26th May 2014. We are the leading importer and distributor of pharmaceutical, surgical, and diagnostic products in the Sri Lankan market. Continuing to innovate in providing seamless service over six decades, we have developed a comprehensive new online presence using latest responsive web technology making it easily accessible to users on any device be it a PC, laptop, Smart Phone or Tablet PC.

January 2014

Partnership for Professional Development

Partnership for  Professional Development

Hemas Pharmaceuticals recently joined hands with the Sri Lanka Institute of Marketing (SLIM) to administer the Certificate of Pharmaceutical Marketing (formerly administered by Hemas as an in-house program, the Medical Delegates' Professional Development Course, or MDPDC). The course has been structured to equip representatives with the best training in both pharmaceutical theory and practices, as well as in pharmaceutical marketing & management.

December 2013

Strategic Acquisition of Warehouse

Strategic  Acquisition of Warehouse

Hemas Pharmaceuticals has recently finalised its purchase of a modern 35,000 square foot warehouse located on 180 perches of prime property in Elakanda, Wattala. Strategically located in close proximity to both the seaport and the airport, this warehouse is equipped with all the necessary facilities for regulatory compliance including cold storage and temperature controlled environments, making it ideal for storing Hemas' stock of pharmaceuticals.

This investment has been made in line with the company's future growth plans: to further strengthen its position as the largest pharmaceutical, surgical and diagnostic products importer and distributor in Sri Lanka, and provide better service to all its stakeholders, including patients, by preserving the quality and safety of the pharmaceuticals, surgical and diagnostic products imported and distributed by the company.

Commenting on the acquisition, the Managing Director of Hemas Pharmaceuticals Sanjeewa Samaranayake said that their investment in this state-of-the-art warehouse will further enable them to develop and increase the efficiency of their operations throughout the supply chain and ultimately benefit the end-user of the products by ensuring quality and efficacy.

November 2013

Hemas Pharmaceuticals launches a leading skincare product - Bio-Oil


Hemas Pharmaceuticals successfully started the distribution of one of the world's leading skincare products: Bio-Oil. Bio-Oil is a specialist skincare oil that helps improve the appearance of scars, stretch marks, and uneven skin tone. It is also effective for aging and dehydrated skin. Bio-Oil has won 135 skincare awards and has become the No.1 selling scar and stretch mark product in 17 countries since its global launch in 2002, and is a member of Beauty without Cruelty International.

July 2013

Hemas Pharmaceuticals wins two prestigious Awards from the Hemas Group

Hemas Pharmaceuticals  wins two prestigious Awards from the Hemas Group

Hemas Pharmaceuticals won two awards at the Hemas CEO Awards ceremony, for being the "highest contributor" to group operating profit, and for "recording the highest economic profit".

March 2013

Successful Acquisition of a New Agency – Sun Pharma

Sun Pharma

Hemas Pharmaceuticals successfully attracted business from Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Limited. Sun Pharmaceuticals is the third largest pharmaceutical company in India, as well as the largest pharmaceutical company by market capitalisation on the Indian Stock Exchange.

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