L’Oreal UK and Ireland is a major subsidiary of L’Oreal the world’s largest cosmetics company. We are a global brand with a history based on innovation and ambition. Our mission is to deliver ‘Beauty for All’. We are present in over 130 countries worldwide and operate in all retail distribution channels. We have 4 major divisions in the UK plus The Body Shop.
Our Consumer Product Division utilises mass market channels with brands such as L’Oreal Paris, Garnier and Maybelline. The Professional Product Division distributes its products through hairdressing salons. Brands include L’Oreal Paris, Kerestase, Redken and Matrix. Our Luxury Division houses brands that are distributed through department stores including Lancome, YSL and Ralph Lauren and also through our own Kiehl’s boutiques. The Active Cosmetics Division is the major player in the dermocosmetics category. The products are sold through beauty and health retailers. Brands include La Roche-Posay, Vich and Roger & Gallet.
We have a number of locations in the UK. Our headquarters are based in Hammersmith, London where we have functions such as Marketing, Sales, Human Resources, Communications, Legal, Finance, Supply Chain etc.
We have 3 Distribution Centres based in Manchester, Bury and Nottingham and a Corporate Finance and Payroll department based in Llantrisant near Cardiff.