Dexa Group received the Halal Award 2019 from the Assessment Institute for Foods, Drugs, and Cosmetics Indonesian Council of Ulama (LPPOM-MUI) for one of its products, HerbaKOF. The award was given to products that have significant contribution to the growth of the halal industry in Indonesia.
HerbaKOF was awarded the Halal Top Brand 2019 in the Cough Medicine category. The award was presented directly by World Halal Food Council Executive Committee, Abdul Munim Alchaman to the Director of Consumer Health Dexa, Andrew Sulistya in front of the Director of LPPOM MUI, Lukmanul Hakim at the Jakarta Convention Center (JCC), Senayan, Jakarta, on Friday, 15 November 2019. Also present at the event was the Head of Corporate Communications Dexa Group, Sonny Himawan.
“We are humbled and honored to receive the Halal Award 2019 from LPPOM MUI. This award is a testament to our commitment in producing best quality medicines as reflected in our company’s core purpose to be the Expertise for the Promotion of Health,” said Andrew.
In his remarks, Director of LPPOM MUI, Lukmanul Hakim invited all halal brand industries to continue to support halal products and developments through education and socialization programs in various fields. In addition, Lukmanul Hakim advised every company producing halal products to continue to encourage consumers consuming halal products that emphasize safety, hygiene, and quality.
“Congratulations to all award recipients. Hopefully with this award, halal products from these winners will have a higher value in the hearts of consumers,” said Lukmanul Hakim.
The Halal Award has been running since 2012, and this year is the 8th Halal Award to be held. The award assessment process involves approximately 22,000 respondents who spontaneously choose the best halal products. Based on the poll, HerbalKOF is one of brands that is recognized and trusted by the community.
Dexa Group has obtained halal certification for more than 800 product categories of drugs, herbs, standardized herbal medicines, phytopharmaceuticals, supplements and vitamins as well as 30 bioactive fraction extracts. In addition, all of Dexa Group’s production facilities have also received halal certification. The halal certificate was given directly by the Director of LPPOM MUI, Lukmanul Hakim in conjunction with Dexa Group’s 50th Anniversary on September 27, 2019.