found in 1878, the feret brothers, lucien and roger, succeeded their father, who had founded the company in 1865. they created a new company, feret freres, which ensured the distribution of big names such as cutex, petrole hahn, nivea, bourjois, colgate, odo-ro-no, bayer … feret parfumeur was already making bloc hyalin and hyalomiel in france.
in 1900 : bloc hyalin won three medals at the paris universal exhibition. bloc hyalin was an essential product for barbers, hairdressers and dermatologists.
in 2012, alexis cabanne, one of the grandsons and very much attached to the brand, took up the family tradition. feret is now benefitting from a new lease of life and a re-launch in the export market.