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The Story that became big started really small. Here is the growth graph from 1985 onwards –

1985
In August 1985, Started as TORQUE PHARMACEUTICALS, it was a partnership concern initiated with an investment of 240,000 INR (US $ 18000). Oral liquids were the first product to be manufactured here.
1987
Tablet manufacturing was started.
1991
Having acquired Mac Brown Pharma, manufacturing of small volume parenterals started. Another first this year was the commencement of exports to Uganda.
1994
Started running business under the name and style of TORQUE PHARMACEUTICALS PVT. LTD. A new, high-tech manufacturing facility was set up at Derabassi. Exports were expanded to include Angola and Mozambique.
2002
Derabassi facility was upgraded to commence the manufacture of parenterals.
2005
A huge validation for TORQUE’s consistent production and quality control standards in the form of WHO-GMP certification , ISO 9001-2000 and NDA Uganda was achieved this year.
2006
Another manufacturing unit was set up and started at Baddi in Himachal Pradesh.
2007
A strategic advertisement campaign for the flagship product, TOREX COUGH SYRUP, was launched with renowned singer Jagjit Singh as the brand ambassador.
2008
Facility inspected and approved by “Pharmacy & Poisons Board Kenya” in March 2008.
2010
Two more products, KETOMAC SHAMPOO & NO SCARS, successfully unveiled. In keeping with its policy of expansion, 40 acres of land in Baddi were acquired with 200,000 sq.ft.of constructed area for further expansion.
2011
TORQUE acquired leading brands such as CANSTAT, TERBOFIN, ZINCOA etc. from Ochoa Labs.
2012
With the introduction of KETOMAC HAIR OIL, TORQUE carved a niche for itself in the personal care segment and further strengthened its position.
2013
TORQUE changed its logistical network from the traditional distributor model to the DTS system.
2014
Advertisement campaign with Shazahn Padamsee as brand ambassador.
2015
Launch of U-B fair campaign with Pulkit Samraat as brand ambassador.
2016
Step up in the Soap and Natural Mineral water industry with state of art manufacturing units in Baddi.
1985

In August 1985, Started as TORQUE PHARMACEUTICALS, it was a partnership concern initiated with an investment of 240,000 INR (US $ 18000). Oral liquids were the first product to be manufactured here.

1987

Tablet manufacturing was started.

1991

Having acquired Mac Brown Pharma, manufacturing of small volume parenterals started. Another first this year was the commencement of exports to Uganda.

1994

Started running business under the name and style of TORQUE PHARMACEUTICALS PVT. LTD. A new, high-tech manufacturing facility was set up at Derabassi. Exports were expanded to include Angola and Mozambique.

2002

Derabassi facility was upgraded to commence the manufacture of parenterals.

2005

A huge validation for TORQUE's consistent production and quality control standards in the form of WHO-GMP certification , ISO 9001-2000 and NDA Uganda was achieved this year.

2006

Another manufacturing unit was set up and started at Baddi in Himachal Pradesh.

2007

A strategic advertisement campaign for the flagship product, TOREX COUGH SYRUP, was launched with renowned singer Jagjit Singh as the brand ambassador.

2008

Facility inspected and approved by "Pharmacy & Poisons Board Kenya" in March 2008.

2010

Two more products, KETOMAC SHAMPOO & NO SCARS, successfully unveiled. In keeping with its policy of expansion, 40 acres of land in Baddi were acquired with 200,000 sq.ft.of constructed area for further expansion.

2011

TORQUE acquired leading brands such as CANSTAT, TERBOFIN, ZINCOA etc. from Ochoa Labs.

2012

With the introduction of KETOMAC HAIR OIL, TORQUE carved a niche for itself in the personal care segment and further strengthened its position.

2013

TORQUE changed its logistical network from the traditional distributor model to the DTS system.

2014

Working towards increased sales volume attributed to ever expanding sales network.