Longshawe’s in-house design department focuses on recognising trends in the market place, both in the personal care industry and in the fringe cultures which influence and drive consumer purchase. We take these trends and look at how we can translate them into beauty products and brands for the mass market. Working closely with our sister company, Collcap, product concepts can be taken from render through to prototype model within days of receiving the CAD designs. This service provides our customers with a rapid turnaround and speed to market that is needed into today’s ever-changing, fast paced beauty industry. Additionally, we can offer in-house continuous marketing activity, including brand exposure at trade shows, creating promotional material, press releases and comprehensive social media strategies. Through our product development expertise, we are able to deliver relevant, on trend and consumer-focused brands which carve a strong position in their sectors. .
Our team of R&D specialists formulate our own-brand hair care, skin care and baby products. These brands contain premium ingredients with exciting new designs and innovative packaging, with a strong emphasis on quality, flexibility and service. Our head chemist has many years’ experience in the cosmetics and personal care industry, working on household name brands, and is an expert on industry trends, creating innovative, competitive new products and refining customers’ own formulations. By combining on-trend, innovative product development with an eye for consistent, reliable formulation Longshawe is well placed to develop exciting new products, whether working to a customer brief or providing new innovations for its own stable of brands.
Sourcing raw materials and packaging from the UK whenever possible, our onsite facilities make us a highly efficient filling and distributing unit. The flexibility and diversity of our unit enables small MOQs when required, and one-off production methods. Whether working with large corporations or independent retailers, we can offer exciting and dynamic brands direct from source. All products are mixed, filled, capped, labelled, coded and wrapped to GMP standards using scrupulous quality control procedures and standards, with full product traceability. Separate powder mixing and filling line, and dedicated hot and cold filling lines. All equipment is modular so production lines can be easily reconfigured for maximum versatility. We handle all aspects of shipping, home and export. We also offer warehousing facilities to assist clients with storage if necessary. We despatch all sizes of shipments, from small packages to large bulk containers, and will help you through all regulation compliance and required documentation, both internationally and domestic. .