Our Purpose

Improve global skin health.

Our Purpose

Improve global skin health.

We are a Contract Development and Manufacturing Organization (CDMO) rooted in quality and driven by innovation. But it’s our people who really make the difference. We don’t miss expectations, and it’s our people who make that happen (not the machines). Every day we work to earn our client’s trust and deliver success for their brands.

Core Values


We are proactive and we lead by example and accept personal responsibility for our work.


We are driven by our curiosity for knowledge – eager to learn from those around us. We always look for a new or improved way forward.


We are an open team powered by collaboration. Our strength is in learning and solving together.

Our People

We work hard to earn our client’s trust and deliver success for their brands, everyday.

We have developed a proactive, team-based approach to improve communications, build repeatable processes, and maximize time and resources. We hire only the best -- those who thrive in a team-based environment, who never settle for good and constantly look for a better way to do things.

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Our History



1988 - Swiss-American Products Inc Founded; Eutra Creme first product launched

1994 - Eutra franchise becomes Elta; Protease Technology Launched

1995 - First Global Contract Manufacturing Client

1996 - First Sunscreen Introduced

2000 - Elta portfolio expands to 30 products

2005 - Manufacturing expansion to 73,000 sq. ft.

2008 - Flammable products filling added; expansion of bottle filling and batching capacity

2010 - Develops proprietary polymer, achieves ISO 13485; strategic shift to focus on EltaMD® and Contract Manufacturing; Swiss-American Contract Manufacturing formally introduced

2014 - EltaMD® becomes the #1 physician-dispensed sun care brand

2018 - EltaMD® franchise divested to Colgate-Palmolive®

2019 - Recognized as “Top 10 Contract Manufacturer” by MedTech Outlook

2023 - Bag-On-Valve Packaging capabilities are brought in-house



Our Story

Our Facility

Swiss American operates a 134,200 sq. ft. facility located in the Dallas Metroplex (just 10 minutes from DFW airport). The SA manufacturing process is precise and lean, running some of the industry's most advanced machinery and equipment. SA's location provides unparalleled opportunities for worldwide and domestic distribution.

State-of-the-art Water Purification System

Norden tube-filling equipment

Compounding room steps from the R&D Lab

Form, Fill, Seal equipment for packets/sachets

Visual Production System managing metrics in real-time


Join our world-class team. Our people make the difference.