FGB Natural Products is an Australian, family owned business.
We manufacture and market a range of essential oil products, laundry products, OTC pharmaceuticals, nutritional supplements, household products, personal care products and medical devices directly online, in pharmacies and in supermarkets throughout Australia as well as in a growing number of export markets.
Key brands include Bosisto’s Eucalyptus, Euky Bear and extralife Nutritionals including Revive and Hypol. We also distribute Vicks Home Health and Braun ThermoScan.
The Company philosophy is based around safe, natural and effective products. The key focus on natural health and wellbeing is enacted where possible throughout the Company. The Company is committed to operating in an ethical manner as a responsible corporate citizen and therefore adopts socially and environmentally sustainable practices throughout the business.
The Company is focused on the professional and personal development of staff and has a strong commitment to staff training and development.
Initiatives for staff include:
Regular staff training
Company covering half the cost of self development training
Monthly social activities including morning teas and lunches
End of Year function
Lunch room and staff kitchen
Availability of house at Inglewood for staff use, including use of Company car and petrol
Flexibility to support / family friendly policies
Monthly Company newsletter
Winter initiative of free flu shot / product
The Company prides itself on years of successful business trading ensuring safety compliance to employees, suppliers, contractors, visitors, customers and the community. Safety is of paramount importance and is maintained to ensure the workplace, equipment, processes, procedures and products comply with all relevant statutory and regulatory codes of practice.
Culture & Benefits
FGB aims to build a culture that celebrates success and strives for industry best practice in everything that we do. We promote a safe, happy and healthy work environment. We conduct annual salary reviews and operate a bonus program. FGB is focussed on professional and personal development of our team, and have 60+ employees. FGB also offers discounted products for purchase, free farm house accommodation at Inglewood, free flu shots in winter and free on-site parking.
“I really enjoy working at FGB - As an Australian owned family business you really feel a sense of grass roots history, teamwork and belonging. FGB provides a belief that no matter what role, we are all integral to building the great successes we have achieved over the years.”
Fair & Equitable Workplace
The Company is committed to conducting its business in a way which ensures fair, equitable and non-discriminatory employment and operational practices. It is our aim to provide a working environment which maximises the talent, potential and contribution of all employees and ensures equal opportunity for all.
Since 1996 FGB has utilised the services of several sheltered workshops who provide support to persons with a disability. These include Hi-City, South East Industries and Nadrasca. Staff from these workshops are engaged to carry out various packaging activities both on site at FGB and at their own premises. FGB liases with local businesses to help create employment for those who are not able to enter the workforce.