New Building

Sensient Cosmetic Technologies announces the expansion of its Saint Ouen L’Aumône site (Val d' Oise), France

Sensient Cosmetic Technologies, the manufacturer of colors and ingredients for the cosmetic industry,, will proceed in 2015 to expand its current site in Saint Ouen L’Aumône, near Cergy . This will result in an increase of 70 % of the space dedicated to the production and the creation of a new global center of expertise for Research & Development.
This important project will be fully dedicated to cosmetics and allow Sensient group to have a center of international expertise  in a new building, and  provide its subsidiaries with a comprehensive expertise in color, optical effects and cosmetic ingredients.
The new capacity will contribute to the growth of the cosmetic division of Sensient group.
 "We need to focus on serving better our customers and intensify innovation"
Gaëlle FRERE, the company's Managing Director, highlights two areas in which the group will be able to strengthen : "This expansion will allow us, on the one hand, to increase our production capacity and thus improve our Supply Chain and, secondly, to give more resources to our R & D to develop a global center of expertise for cosmetics : we need to focus on serving better our customers and intensify innovation "
The expansion of the site will take place in two stages: first, a new administrative building with laboratories will be launched in September 2015. It will be followed in 2016 by the expansion of the plant, with a 70% increase in production space.
Sensient Cosmetic Technologies, a world leader in the field of colors and cosmetic ingredients, set this extension to strengthen the three pillars on which is based its growth: high quality products, excellent service and continuous innovation.

A Foundation Stone Laying Ceremony was held on September 29th, 2014, in the site of Saint Ouen L'Aumône, France.

It signified the start of construction of the new Global R&D center for Sensient Cosmetic Technologies. Local officials attended this event, with the presence of Mike Geraghty, President of the Sensient Color Group, and Gaëlle FRERE, Managing Director of Sensient Cosmetic Technologies Europe & Asia.


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