EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change

France Inter Mode (FIM)

France Inter Mode (FIM)

Geographic Location

Country: France
Region: Mayenne; Pays de la Loire; Ouest
Location of affected unit(s): Louverné


Sector: Manufacturing
Manufacture of textiles, apparel, leather and related products
14 - Manufacture of wearing apparel
Number Employed: 600

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 01-10-2021
Type of Restructuring: Business expansion
Employment Effect Start: 01-01-2022
Foreseen End Date: 31-12-2027
Planned Job Creation: 250

Additional Information

The luxury clothing group, Les Ateliers FIM, has announced the opening of a new luxury leather goods workshop: the activity will start during the first half of 2022 in a rental workshop in Laval (Mayenne), while a new production site is being built in Louverné (Mayenne). About 250 people are being employed within six years. All the new employees will be trained. The company will set up a training programme with the Public Employment Service (Pôle Emploi) and the regions. 90 percent of the candidates should be job seekers.

Les Ateliers FIM is a family-owned group specialised in luxury clothing based in Fougères (Ille-et-Vilaine). It has already three sites in Brittany and one in the Pays de la Loire region, and employs nearly 600 people.