This acquisition reinforces BV position in the European consumer goods retail market.
AET France, founded in 2010, has 25 employees and posted revenues of €2 million in 2020.
Catherine Chen, Executive Vice-President, Consumer Products Services, Bureau Veritas, commented:
“Bureau Veritas is a worldwide leader in consumer products conformity, quality, safety and performance. The Group also positions as a leader in traceability and reliability of supply chains solutions. In light of the growth in online retail and consumers’ expectations for top level user experience, AET France will complement Bureau Veritas’ global network and client portfolio through recognized skills on product development, project management, and user experience testing, as well as cutting-edge R&D services. Their excellent know-how and expertise also strengthen Bureau Veritas’ position as a market leader in delivering sustainable and value-added solutions for supply chains.”