Pioneering entrepreneurs

Yves Rocher created and developed his botanical beauty care laboratories at La Gacilly, which are now a global concern. 
The Manoir de l’Automobile (Motor Museum) at Lohéac, set up by Michel Hommel, has an amazing collection of cars, ranging from early horseless carriages to Formula One racing cars. Lohéac has become « THE motoring village» with many car-related activities including a motor-racing driving school, where talent and caution go hand in hand under the bonnet !
Did you know ? The creator of Fathers’ Day, Marcel Quercia, invented the gas cigarette lighter and created the brand name Flaminaire... in Redon !