L’Oréal announces a new strategic partnership with Israeli climate tech company BreezoMeter to uncover insights around exposome and skin



L’Oréal announces today a new multi-year research and tech partnership with one of the world’s most innovative and accurate climate tech companies, BreezoMeter. Based in Israel, BreezoMeter is a leader in the space of environmental information about air quality, pollen and fires. Its main goal is to improve the health and safety of billions of people worldwide by providing accurate and actionable environmental data and insights.



Through this multi-year partnership, L’Oréal and BreezoMeter will combine their expertise both in the science of aging and the environment with the aim to develop an exclusive beauty-driven exposome platform. The partnership will uncover new insights around how the environment effects skin aging, and ultimately provide new services to consumers that can accompany their skin needs all over the world with personalized routines and lifestyle advice.



“We are very excited to enter into this long-term and strategic partnership with BreezoMeter, a world leader in climate tech. In combining our historical expertise in skincare science with BreezoMeter’s innovative technology platform, we will provide our consumers all around the world new services and actionable advice in their skin routines to combat the effects of the environmentsays Barbara Lavernos, Deputy Chief Executive Officer, in Charge of Research, Innovation and Technology.



“Strengthening our collaboration with a world air quality leader BreezoMeter is crucial to unlock the links between skin aging and environmental exposures, such as allergens, UV, and pollution. This will allow us to provide new services that can bring the most precise and personalized skin routines, lifestyle advice, and ultimately help people live healthier lives in every external environment they live,” says Guive Balooch, Global Head of Research and Innovation’s Tech Incubator.



“At BreezoMeter we are thrilled to continue and grow our partnership with the world’s top beauty company, L’Oreal. Their deep values around science, tech, and innovation are very in line with ours around air quality and environmental sciences. We are very excited to see the two come together and bring new insight and products around the impact of the environment on skin aging,” declared Ran Korber, CEO of BreezoMeter.

 

About L’OréalL’Oréal has devoted itself to beauty for over 100 years. With its unique international portfolio of 35 diverse and complementary brands, the Group generated sales amounting to 27.99 billion euros in 2020 and employs 85,400 people worldwide. As the world’s leading beauty company, L’Oréal 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 4,000 people, are at the core of L’Oréal’s strategy, working to meet beauty aspirations all over the world. L’Oréal sets out ambitious sustainable development goals across the Group for 2030 and aims to empower its ecosystem for a more inclusive and sustainable society.

More information on https://www.loreal.com/en/mediaroom

 

[i”This press release does not constitute an offer of sale or solicitation of an offer to purchase L’Oréal shares. If you wish to obtain more comprehensive information about L’Oréal, please refer to the public documents registered in France with the Autorité des Marchés Financiers, also available in English on our website www.loreal-finance.com.[/i]This press release may contain forecast information. While the Company believes that these statements are based on reasonable assumptions as of the date of publication of this press release, they are by nature subject to risks and uncertainties which may lead to a discrepancy between the actual figures and those indicated or suggested in these statements.”


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L’Oréal in the global top 5 of Universum world’s most attractive employers ranking

L’Oréal took 5th place in the Universum 2021 global rankings of business students’ favourite companies, moving up 5 spots from 2020. The Group is the highest-ranking EU multinational company in this prestigious ranking. 

L’Oréal, which receives over a million applications each year, also ranked 19th among engineering/IT students. 

Between September 2020 and May 2021, more than 221,800 business and engineering/IT students and graduates from 10 countries have evaluated companies on criteria they consider most important in choosing their future employer. 

“We are very honoured to join Universum’s global top 5 and be recognized as the highest-ranking EU multinational company. Providing a great work environment to young people and support them at the beginning of their professional life has always been a top priority for us; in the current context of the pandemic this is more important than ever. This summer, we have launched our global youth employment programme “L’Oréal For Youth” which will provide 25 000 new job opportunities for under 30ies by 2022. We are looking forward to welcoming more young people than ever in research, digital, retail, marketing, operations, engineering, and more, to building together the future of beauty” says Jean-Claude Le Grand, L’Oréal Chief Human Relations Officer.

About the Universum “World’s Most Attractive Employers” ranking 

The Universum “World’s Most Attractive Employers” ranking compiles the results of surveys carried out in 10 countries: United States, China, Germany, United Kingdom, France, India, Italy, Brazil, Russia and Canada. The data was collected between September 2020 and May 2021. 

More information on https://universumglobal.com/media-center 

About L’Oréal 

L’Oréal has devoted itself to beauty for over 100 years. With its unique international portfolio of 35 diverse and complementary brands, the Group generated sales amounting to 27.99 billion euros in 2020 and employs 85,400 people worldwide. As the world’s leading beauty company, L’Oréal 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 4,000 people, are at the core of L’Oréal’s strategy, working to meet beauty aspirations all over the world. L’Oréal sets out ambitious sustainable development goals across the Group for 2030 and aims to empower its ecosystem for a more inclusive and sustainable society. 

More information on https://www.loreal.com/en/mediaroom 

This press release does not constitute an offer of sale or solicitation of an offer to purchase L’Oréal shares. If you wish to obtain more comprehensive information about L’Oréal, please refer to the public documents registered in France with the Autorité des Marchés Financiers, also available in English on our website www.loreal-finance.com. 

This press release may contain forecast information. While the Company believes that these statements are based on reasonable assumptions as of the date of publication of this press release, they are by nature subject to risks and uncertainties which may lead to a discrepancy between the actual figures and those indicated or suggested in these statements.” CONTACTS