Key figures

Key Figures 2015
Key Figures 2015

Our employees

  • + 5,000 employees received digital training in 2015
  • 100 % of employees have a minimum level of social protection (1)
  • 800,000 LinkedIn followers
  • 31 % of Executive Committee members are women

Our research

  • 497patents registered in 2015
  • €794M Million euros invested in Research & Innovation
  • 3,870Research and Innovation employees
  • 1Worldwide centre in France
  • 5Regional hubs

Our production

  • 88 Patents for packaging and processes
  • >70 000 Suppliers of packaging and raw materials
  • 42 Factories worldwide
  • 8 Distribution channels (2)
  • 15 Sites with carbon neutrality
  • >500 000 Delivery points

Our commitments

  • + 60nationalities represented in Communications teams
  • 25,000 employees took part in the Citizen Day in 2015
  • 82% of new products have an improved environmental or social profile
  • 67% of reduction of CO2  emissions from a 2005 Baseline with a production volume that has increased by 29% over the same period
  • 67 533 people from underprivileged communities were provided access to work

Digital

  • + 1,000 Employees are digital experts
  • 25.5% of net media spending on digital
  • +37.9% E-commerce sales growth (3)
  • 5.2%Digital share of consolidated sales (3)

    Source : 2015 Annual Report, click here to discover the full version online


    (1) Permanent group employees, excluding in some countries, holders of part-time contracts for less than 21 hours per week, beauty advisors and shop assistants; the integration of recent acquisitions and new subsidiaries is gradual.
    (2) hair salons, mass-market retail channels, perfumeries, pharmacies, drugstores, medispas, branded retail, travel retail, e-commerce
    (3) Sales achieved on the brands' own websites and estimated sales achieved by the brands corresponding to sales through retailers' websites (non-audited data).