Our Story

From small, family-run business to becoming part of the world's largest condom maker.

The beginning

Est. 1992


Part of the Karex Group

2016 - PRESENT

The world's largest condom maker

Karex is the world’s largest condom manufacturer with the capacity to produce over 5 billion condoms a year. It has over 30 years of condom manufacturing experience and the most robust R&D pipeline in the industry.

Karex are the global leader in condom and lubricant manufacturing with operations across the United States, United Kingdom, Malaysia and Thailand, employing over 2600 staff.

Our vision for the future

At Pasante Healthcare our vision is to provide healthcare products which inspire people to make better, healthier choices, making a positive difference to their lives.

Karex and all of its subsidiary companies, including PHL, champion social responsibility and sustainability, not just as moral imperatives but to build better, stronger relationships within our communities.

Our Mission

Our mission is to proactively engage with our customers to provide superior healthcare products, solutions & services at a competitive price.

Quality Assurance

Commitment to Quality

Working with our suppliers and distribution partners, PHL, as part of the Karex group, has all of the required certification/registration for the relevant products, including ISO 13485, Medical Device Directive, In Vitro Diagnostic Directive, BSI Kitemark and the European Union Cosmetics Directive.


Quality Management