Clichy, 17 October 2018 - After obtaining the necessary authorizations from the relevant authorities, Lâ€™OrÃ©al has finalized the acquisition of German natural beauty company Logocos Naturkosmetik AG, in accordance with the terms announced on 1 August 2018.
L'OrÃ©al has devoted itself to beauty for over 100 years. With its unique international portfolio of 34 diverse and complementary brands, the Group generated sales amounting to 26.02 billion euros in 2017 and employs 82,600 people worldwide. As the world's leading beauty company, L'OrÃ©al is present across all distribution networks: mass market, department stores, pharmacies and drugstores, hair salons, travel retail, branded retail and e-commerce.
Research and innovation, and a dedicated research team of 3,885 people, are at the core of L'OrÃ©al's strategy, working to meet beauty aspirations all over the world. L'OrÃ©al's sustainability commitment for 2020 "Sharing Beauty With All" sets out ambitious sustainable development objectives across the Group's value chain.
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