Archemics specialises in the production, marketing, sales and distribution of household and industrial detergents and cosmetics, industrial and consumer adhesives as well as textile auxiliaries.

Founded since 1983, Archemics Ltd, previously known as Henkel Chemicals Ltd, is a reference manufacturer and supplier of best in class consumer and industrial products to a variety of sectors in Mauritius and the region.

Following a joint venture between Harel Mallac & Co Ltd. and the Henkel Group in 1983, the company traded as Henkel. Since 2008, the establishment was rebranded Archemics Ltd. in 2008.

Archemics is the exclusive franchisee of Henkel and Les Laboratoires Rochex.

The company adopts international standards and is certified against the requirements of ISO 9001 -Quality Management System as well as OHSAS 18001- Occupational Health & Safety Management System.

A major player in the retail market:

With a vast array of leading international brands like Le Chat, Xtra, Diadermine, Fa, Schwarzkopf, Pattex, to name a few, Archemics positions itself as a key player in the distribution sector.

A major player in the hygiene & cleaning industry:

Putting customer’s needs and quality at the heart of its activities, Archemics works closely with major actors of the hospitality, medical and food industries to develop and supply hygiene & cleaning solutions to this sector. 

Our Purpose

We create value – for our customers and our consumers, for our teams and our people, for our shareholders as well as for the wider society and communities in which we operate for the better

Our Commitments

People - Performance - Consumer – Planet

Our Guiding Principles

Agility and Determination in achieving

Care and Engagement in what we do

Trust and Responsibility in our relationships

Our Vision

To be the undisputed reference in our segments and industries in terms of value creation, responsiveness to markets and changing customer and consumer demands, innovation, quality, service and sustainability

Our Mission

To develop products, brands and services to make people’s life better by focusing on

Hygiene & Cleanliness

Beauty Care

Adhesives, Building & Construction