Dijon is famous for its mustard, but it’s also where plasters and needle-free injections were created. The area is home to three companies listed on the Nasdaq and EuroNext, and the city is also a forerunner in the fermentation sector and green construction industry.
Our sectors making us proud.
Tour d’horizon des secteurs qui font notre fierté.
Mulot &Petitjean, founded in 1796, is the descendant of a long and prestigious history that has earned Dijon the title of French gingerbread capital.
The gourmet gingerbread factory has refined the art of ongoing reinvention. Spanning 227 years of history and tradition enhanced by commitment and innovation, Mulot & Petitjean is an experienced gatekeeper of expertise and quality products.
Photo: Catherine and Marie Petitjean, President and CEO of Mulot & Petitjean
FILAB has flourished since its creation in 1979, but has remained staunchly independent. The mission is to help manufacturers in all sectors "make material speak" through a range of services in chemical analysis and material characterization. Dijon Bourgogne Invest assisted the company with the construction of its brand new laboratory in the Dijon metropolitan area.
Photo : Jérôme Goux, président directeur du laboratoire Filab
The group of pharmacists, Giphar, continues investing to optimize its national network. Dijon was chosen for the creation of the group’s fourth distribution center for pharmaceutical products with a 10,000 m² logistics platform.
Dijon Bourgogne Invest provided three-pronged support for this major project, helping Giphar to find the land, finance and personnel.
Photo : Benoît Le Gavrian, Président du Directoire de Giphar
Whill was created in Japan to provide mobility for short distances. This innovative and well-designed solution provides practical and comfortable mobility.
Dijon Bourgogne Invest helped the company, which chose Dijon as the base for its development, to locate here and promote their activities.
La société a choisi Dijon comme point d'ancrage de son développement en France, et Dijon Bourgogne Invest l'a ainsi aidé à s'y installer et à s'y faire connaître.
Startup innovante et engagée, Savey est le premier concept anti-gaspillage alimentaire au Maroc. Après un développement fulgurant en deux ans, les fondateurs ont choisi Dijon et sa filière d'excellence en innovation agroalimentaire pour se développer en France.
An innovative and committed start-up, Savey is the first anti-food waste concept in Morocco. After two years of dazzling growth, the company's founders chose Dijon and its network of excellence in agri-food innovation to expand in France.
The Dijon Bourgogne Invest teams helped them set up their business and their employees in the metropolitan area.