French producer of cosmetics offers production capacities in private label for European brands within a manufacturing agreement

The SME was created 35 years ago in South of France and is specialised in the production of cosmetic products under private labelling. The company takes over the whole process from the formulation, to the certification (including COSMOS for natural and organic products) and the production. Its production assets can be programmed for the manufacturing of creams, shower products and perfumes.The SME is currently looking for partners in all EU countries to work with under manufacturing agreements.
The SME based in South of France was created 35 years ago and is specialised in the production of cosmetics for French cosmetic brands. It offers the following services all along the product design lifecycle: - Product formulation with 4 to 6 months development (more 6 months if product gets Cosmos certification) - Product registration including all mandatory tests, part A and B - 8 months - Design and elaboration of cosmetic labels - 1 month The production units are quite new and they have capacities for small and medium production series. The unit producing cream, body lotions, shower gel, shampoo has a tank of 500kg and has a production capacity of 2,5 tons per week. The unit producing perfumes has the same capacity. The company also buys different packaging such as tubes, glass and plastic bottles, sprays and samples. The company takes also the responsibility of filling the packaging for its clients. These services can also be delivered for organic certified products. The SME works since many years with its clients via manufacturing agreements and tries to develop very tight partnerships. Most of the company's clients are located in Southern France. Nevertheless, as the SME has available production capacities, the team is looking at potential clients at national and international level. The company would rather work with neighbouring countries for transport purposes such as Spain, Italy, Belgium, Germany, Switzerland etc. The SME is therefore looking for manufacturing agreements with cosmetic producers of these countries.
Type (e.g. company, R&D institution…), field of industry and Role of Partner Sought: 
The SME is looking for a small or medium sized cosmetic producer familiar with EU cosmetic regulations. The company is interested in longer term partnerships which include products formulation, registration and production. The SME is interested in binding manufacturing agreements especially with companies located in Benelux, Germany, Spain, Italy, Switzerland.
Technical Specification or Expertise Sought: 
An organic (COSMOS certification) and conventional cosmetics manufacturer and subcontractor, the SME is looking for manufacturing agreements with cosmetics and perfume producers. It can bring the following services: creation of cosmetics and perfume, manufacturing and packaging.
Stage of Development: 
Already on the market
IPR Status: 
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