Roquette Beauté opens its first Expertise Centre near Paris

This site is part of Roquette Beauté’s development strategy and goal to be recognised as the B2B expert in plant-based ingredients for cosmetics

Roquette has announced opening of its first expertise centre, aiming to support and boost innovation and cooperation in the field of cosmetics.

This site is part of Roquette Beauté’s development strategy and goal to be recognised as the B2B expert in plant-based ingredients for cosmetics.

Designed to encourage co-creation, experts’ collaboration and knowledge sharing, this first Expertise Centre offers Roquette Beauté’s scientific teams and customers, collaborative spaces in a pleasant working environment.

The facility extends over 600 sqm and integrates equipment, an application laboratory, a testing centre with a dedicated area for sensorial analysis where lab results and prototypes can be evaluated by different panels of consumers, an auditorium for interactive and creative thinking, an R&D laboratory and offices for the Roquette Beauté staff.

Roquette Beauté is supporting the “Octobre rose” cause and the “Look Good, Feel Better” (Belle et Bien) association that offers beauty treatments to women fighting cancer

The centre is also equipped with digital technologies such as 360° laboratory cameras to formulate live with Beauté by Roquette ingredients and online with formulator teams at the other side of the world.

“We are very excited to open and to soon welcome our customers and partners in our first Expertise Center. Working together in an inspiring and innovative space will enable us to meet the complex and versatile demands of consumers” said Bénédicte Courel, General Manager of the Cosmetics Business at Roquette.

“Only two years after its successful launch, Roquette Beauté has expanded its footprint, with a presence in Europe, North America and Asia, and developed already 20 brand new plant-based ingredients. This new milestone is key to continue to reinforce our collaboration with our customers and partners and to address the increasing consumers demand for innovative, high performing and natural-based formulations”.

To celebrate the launch of Beauté by Roquette’s 20th ingredient and its Expertise Centre, Roquette Beauté is supporting the “Octobre rose” cause and the “Look Good, Feel Better” (Belle et Bien) association that offers beauty treatments to women fighting cancer.

With the campaign “20 Shapes of Roquette Beauté” on LinkedIn, for 20 days 20 pictures of the new Expertise Center will be revealed throughout the month, one picture per day.

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