Azelis opens new pharmaceutical manufacturing facility in Sankt Augustin, Germany

Azelis, a leading distributor of speciality chemicals and food ingredients, is delighted to announce the opening of its new pharmaceutical manufacturing facility in Sankt Augustin, Germany, on 12th June in the presence of its employees and business partners.

The new facility houses two industry leading GMP-certified clean rooms (class D), and will enable the company to provide an enhanced all-around service to its pharmaceutical customers in DACH.


  • Industry leading facility compliant with stringent GMP standards (GDP and EU GMP Part I and II)
  • Facility provides innovative solutions to clients who need small and mid-size refilling and repackaging orders of liquid and solid pharmaceutical products
  • Source selection and qualification for a variety of substances for APIs and excipients
  • The facility offers a broad range of services including: supplier-producer evaluation and audit; incoming and outgoing goods control; re-packing, re-labelling, sampling operations under wholly owned GMP class D clean rooms for liquids and solids; and GMP compliant storage and transportation.

Azelis believes that in meeting industry leading GMP standards, the business is well positioned to work closely with its principals.

At Azelis, dedicated laboratories and local market understanding, combined with the new facility at Sankt Augustin allows Azelis to provide broader and more cost-effective solutions to clients seeking repackaging and refilling for pharmaceutical products.

Markus Hoschke, Regional Managing Director Azelis Deutschland, comments: “At Azelis, we strive for exemplary service to our customers through the highest industry standards. It is imperative for us to display our ability to be both a product and technical solutions provider. The investment in Sankt Augustin demonstrates just that, and we are already seeing increased interest from our partners. The new Sankt Augustin facility allows Azelis to provide pharmaceutical customers with innovative and specific product lines for liquid pharmaceutical excipients and solid compounds. Azelis is also able to test materials and provide product analysis and qualification, and to provide packaging and order quantities to meet any specification. Furthermore, we can offer a network of service partners for special operations such as micronisation as well as application and formulation support.”