More than 40 years of French know-how

Founded in 1978 by Philippe and Jeanne Lemoine, Groupe Lemoine has developed unique expertise in the manufacture of cotton-based skin care and hygiene products. In just a few years, this small family business became the market leader in Europe and N° 2 in the world, with over 200 international customers and 8 factories on 5 continents. Recognised expertise, which is based not only on its capacity for innovation but also on its strong commitment to sustainable development.

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Every year in their factories, the group produces and distributes:

  • 29 billion cotton buds i.e. 42,000 buds per minute.
  • 145 million packs of make-up remover pads.
  • 12 million packs of cotton wool.

That’s 9 products per second!

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Worldwide coverage

Every year, Groupe Lemoine delivers thousands of palettes all around the world.


The Group and Lemoine France in the newspaper

The great implication of Groupe Lemoine, and its reactivity to produce in a record time the rhino-pharyngeal swab a necessary material to face COVID-19 has led to several articles in newspaper and online news, see below 3 of them.

Les échos :

Usine Nouvelle:

La French Fab :

Several report in Lemoine France

Added from those written articles, several television reports have shown also the importance of our know how in this sanitary crisis.

C’est à vous – French TV :

France 24 – French TV :


Highlights in Twitter, LinkedIn and Facebook

Last but not least, social network was also full of videos, pictures, twits to congratulates the Groupe for its solidarity mobilization.

Facebook/Youtube :

LinkedIn – Economy and Finance Ministry :

Normandy Region:



Olivier Véran – Health minister:

Françoise Tahéry – Orne Department Manager :

Patrick Cohen, journalist  :

Tous pour tous, a citizen and company hub committed to face COVID-19 :