EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change



Geographic Location

Country: France
Location of affected unit(s): Brive-Ussac (Corrèze), Meyssac (Corrèze), Paris


Sector: Retail
Wholesale and retail trade; repair of motor vehicles and motorcycles
46.45 - Wholesale of perfume and cosmetics
Number Employed: 275

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 05-10-2004
Type of Restructuring: Business expansion
Planned Job Creation: 160

Additional Information

Sothys, company specialised in cosmetics, is investing in France and creating 160 new jobs. First, the company is investing €3 million for the creation of a logistics centre in Brive-Ussac (Corrèze). Then, it is investing €6 million in its production unit of Meysac (Corrèze). Finally, it is enlarging its education centre for beauticians in Paris. After the investments, the company will employ 275 people in France, 460 worldwide.