NUNCAS SETS UP NEW FACTORY AT LA PLAINE DE L’AIN INDUSTRIAL PARK
Nuncas is an Italian company that designs, produces and distributes luxury household cleaning products. The company will invest 10 million euros in the construction of a new factory in France at the Plaine de L’Ain Industrial Park (PIPA) in the Lyon area. The company premises will cover an area of 52,000 sq. metres. It is due to open in 2017 and should generate 30 new jobs when it does. This unit will become the sole manufacturer of the brands’ products in the EU.
Created in 1935 by a Sicilian craftsman who invented a wax for moccasins, the company diversified in 1952 to create detergent floor waxes. Today, Nuncas distributes some 200 cleaning products, fabric detergents and air fresheners, as well as body products.
Present in four European countries, in 2013 Nuncas recorded sales of 23 million euros. They have a staff of 70 people.
Plaine de l’Ain Industrial Park, located just outside Lyon, offers business property solutions in an exceptional living and working environment. Its 900 hectares are already home to 130 companies, including other Italian companies such as the Barilla Group, which has just added a fourth sliced-bread production line at its Harry’s subsidiary in Saint-Vulbas (in Ain county).