McPherson’s Limited, established in 1860, is a leading supplier of Health, Wellness and Beauty products in Australasia and increasingly China, with operations in Australia, New Zealand and Asia. McPherson’s markets and distributes beauty care, hair care, skin care and personal care items such as facial wipes, cotton pads and foot comfort products, as well as a range of kitchen essentials such as baking paper, cling wrap and aluminium foil.
McPherson’s manages some significant brands for agency partners and via joint venture arrangements such as Kotia, however, the majority of revenue is derived from the company’s diversified portfolio of owned market-leading brands, including Dr. LeWinn’s, A’kin, Manicare, Lady Jayne, Swisspers, Multix, Moosehead and Maseur.
Manufacturing is outsourced to various suppliers, predominantly in Asia and Australia. McPherson’s maintains a strong presence in Hong Kong and mainland China, focused on product sourcing and quality assurance.
McPherson's operation in Asia is focused primarily on personal care products and, household consumables products, operating with a combination of McPherson's brands and agency arrangements.
McPherson's Hong Kong branch manages the contract manufacturing for the McPherson's Group's products, generally outsourced to specialist manufacturers. It performs the quality assurance function and also works with marketing personnel on product design.