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Luxury perfumery: In the Gauchy factory, 40 bottles are produced per minute

Luxury perfumery: In the Gauchy factory, 40 bottles are produced per minute

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Although it looks ordinary, the appearance of the Gauchy factory is not to be trusted. Indeed, it is from this small town in the Aisne that millions of bottles of luxury perfumes leave the world every year. On average, the Gauchy factory produces 40 bottles per minute.

 

Thanks to this production frequency, no less than 800 references of perfumes are produced in Gauchy. Because the factory is the mass production site for the perfumes of the luxury division of L’Oréal, the bottles of eight prestigious brands also find their source there, such as Lancôme, Yves Saint Laurent and Giorgio Armani, all three bought by L’Oréal.

 

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While Gauchy is not the place where perfumes are created, it is in this small town in the Aisne that one of the most delicate operations in the production process takes place. Indeed, to obtain the precious essences, an essential oil – ordered from fragrance specialists – is mixed with water and alcohol.

 

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