At Gfl we all believe in care that is thoughtful and aware. “Human centered” thinking and passionate intentions drive our actions beyond the surface.
We go beyond the expected. We always keep listening to “your” needs to design outstanding and unique experiences. We move beyond the standard. We commit to realize high quality solutions to guarantee safety, uniqueness, comfort, and performance.
We apply the most contemporary concepts, and select the highest quality raw materials to create a wide range of formulations. From environmentally friendly cosmetics with certifications including Cosmos organic, Nordic Ecolabel and Eu Ecolabel, and RSPO certified mass balance to high-impact luxury collections with unforgettable scents. Moreover, all of our products are registered at the Ministry of Health.
Our imagination becomes reality where we combine creativity with research and technology. We consider ourselves to be the perfect combination of creativity, pragmatism, and innovation. We take personal responsibility about the environmental impact of in packaging in our industry and are always mindful of finding new, sustainable solutions to reduce waste, CO2 emissions, and the ecological impact of our products by working with recycled and bio-sourced materials.
At Gfl, we invest in technology and innovation. We select innovative and well recognized partners that are capable of guaranteeing the highest standards and maximum efficiency.
Located close to Milan, our 24.000 square meter plant is home to injection-mold plastic bottle production and precision-monitored, highly efficient cosmetic fill lines for bottles, tubes, dispensers, doypacks, and towelettes. Bar soap is blended and extruded on site, while printing on flexible packaging is completed in-house, allowing Gfl ultimate oversight and quality control. Our plant has an output over 700 million units per year. This is the real Made in Italy.
The main focus in GFL is our customers and consumers satisfaction: we strive to deliver high quality products that meet their needs and always comply with relevant regulations Such a commitment is not only shared by all our employees, but it goes all the way through to our fundamental partners, including all our suppliers. In order to achieve all this, we have implemented a Quality Management System that enables us to best identify and effectively manage any kind of risk. In order to formalize, strengthen and further develop its image and commitment, GFL chose 1 year ago to start the path that has just led us to achieve an IFS HPC certification, with the excelent result of a 97,88% score. The GFL objective for the years to come will be to stay certified in the IFS «High Level» category, through a restless effort in developing and improving its quality management system.
We have dedicated client services team for each distribution area, a global approach with a local eye to better perform in every market. With our headquarters in Switzerland, a production and warehouse plant in Italy, branches in USA and Middle East, and sales networks in 9 different geographical areas, we reach over 2.000 customers in more than 90 countries, exceeding 10.500 shipments each year. Our warehouse capacity is in excess of 18.000 pallet and we maintain a high volume of finished goods to meet demand. Our Inventory is maintained with a fully integrated EPR system. Our B2B inventory is fully accessible on www.gflamenities. com at all times.
We see our human capital as our core. Our management teams guide daily processes to ensure mid- and long-term goals are achieved. We’re obsessed with exceeding expectations in quality, operations, logistics, customer service, inventory management, forecasting and finance.
At Gfl, environmental sustainability is a mindset; a key value that drives our business activities. We live every day with a commitment to respect our planet and to create awareness in the global community. We want to protect the future of our families throughout the respect of nature.
As one of the largest cosmetic manufacturer in Europe, we feel a unique responsibility to the earth. With this mindset, we push ourselves, our suppliers, and our industry partners to prioritize sustainability initiatives. Every project, production, and decision we make starts with conservation and preservation. We always keep looking for innovative ways to reduce waste, pursue sustainably, and create products with minimal environmental impact.
Continuous formulation improvement, innovative packaging solutions, consumer-oriented choices and high quality standards for products and processes are the way we maintain our mission of sustainability. At Gfl we conduct Environmental Impact Studies on production practices as well as on every single product, evaluating LCA (Life Cycle Analysis) to minimize impact wherever possible. It’s in our everyday work that we promote a culture of environmental respect, pushing for product with a controlled CO2 footprint.
At Gfl, we are committed to minimizing our impact on the environment through green policies and cutting-edge technologies. Our bottles, dispensers, and packaging are easily disposable, designed to optimize transportation, and to reduce CO2 emissions. Our cosmetic ranges have been developed to respect severe quality standards, many reaching the criteria of the most renowned certifications.
Beyond producing and distributing amenities, our offering includes several skincare and body care retail brands, specifically designed to meet the needs of different skintypes. Most noteworthy is our baby & kids brand. Our collection portfolio includes commercial brands we distribute under license. With an offering of 32 collections currently in stock, we’re always ready to design the next amazing special project. We’ve just launched a B2C e-commerce to bring the hotel experience at home. Through the website, Customers can purchase hotel amenity products in a practical retail size.