Market segments

Human medicine

In this segment, we produce products which are registered medicines, as well  as the so called food supplements. We also produce some materials that are used for special medical applications.

Veterinary medicine

Most of the applications for veterinary usage are registered products. However, we produce some pre-mixes which improve food absorption.

Some examples of API’s

  • Acetylcysteine powder
  • Glucosamine powder
  • Macrogol powder
  • Vitamine preparations powder
  • Desinfectants,
  • Proteine powder
  • Medical talc powder
  • Sampling packaging for tablets
  • ORS powder
  • Technical products in powder form
  • A lot of specific proprieraty customer products in powder form
  • Anti-worm products in powder form
  • Diminazene
  • Minerals in powder form
  • Calcium  Magnesium
  • Amino acids in powder form
  • Lactulose powder and liquid
  • Liquids small vials to 25 l containers
  • Essential oils

Market segments

Packaging forms

  • Sachets, bags
  • Containers 15 ml – 25 l glass or plastic, tamper proof
  • Powders, liquids, ointments, gels
  • Tablet packaging in sachets for sampling purposes.


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In collaboration with the University of Ghent, Labo Smeets has realised a new process in pharmaceutical extrusion technology, which enables us to make granules. The main application is to make pharmaceutical granule compositions to drastically improve water solubility of active ingredients. This equipment is installed and available since January 2011.

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A potential customer had set up an organization to import pharmaceutical products from lower priced markets into higher priced markets. As we have a lot of experience in setting up flexible packaging lines, we showed an interest in order to supply the relabeling and .repackaging of this product. A nice coincidence was that a particular company, which as active ...
CASE: Product innovation  

A customer identified a patented technology at one of the Belgian universities to make one of their products easier to administer. We were contacted at an early stage to help with developing the product. We jointly decided to set up a test manufacturing unit in order to produce small batches for the clinical trials. As the project outcome was uncertain, ...
CASE: Strategic procurement  

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CASE: International  

A potential customer outside the European Union contacted Laboratoria Smeets. He had obtained, sooner than expected, a registration for his powder product and was desperately seeking to be on the market as soon as possible. We immediately shared his sense of urgency. Just one day after the initial contact, we offered a full service proposal to buy the ...