Gordon Laboratories is a contract manufacturer and custom formulator for prestige skin, hair, and body care, including certified organic products. Our quality is unparalleled in the industry!

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

Here is a short list of our most frequently asked questions about Gordon Laboratories. If you don’t find the answer to your question here, contact Lana Tennant at 310-327-5240 x 125.

What Is Your Lead Time?

Lead time is based off the longest lead time chemical plus 3 weeks for batching and production scheduling.

What Is Your Minimum Ordering Requirement (MOQ)?

10,000 per SKU for anything over 1 fluid ounce. For products less than 1 fluid ounce, the MOQ is 25,000 per SKU.

Do You Have Turnkey Options?

Yes, we can supply turnkey. Please note there are minimum order requirements when it comes to ordering packaging.

When Do Components Need to
Arrive for Production?

Components should arrive to our facility three weeks prior to production. This allows time for our incoming QC inspectors to receive and do preliminary inspections on components.

What Certifications Do You Have?

Gordon is an OTC facility and has the following certifications: Organic/NSF305/ANSI; HEALTH CANADA; TGA; USDA.

Do You Have In-House R&D Capabilities?

Yes, we have a full lab that offers: New Product Development, Formula Validations, Reverse Engineering.

Do You Offer Regulatory Services?

Yes, depending on the extent of the documentation needed, some charges may apply.

Have You Been Recently Audited by the FDA?

Yes, we were audited in 2014 and 2015 and received zero corrective actions in both years.

Can You Do Testing In-House?

Yes, we have full Analytical and Micro-Testing capabilities.