Skin care company Beiersdorf to relocate offices from Wilton to Stamford


STAMFORD — Pores and skin-care firm Beiersdorf is relocating its North American headquarters from Wilton to Stamford, officers stated, putting its major U.S. places of work in a extra central location to help its progress.

Recognized for manufacturers corresponding to Aquaphor, Coppertone, Eucerin, La Prairie and Nivea, Beiersdorf plans to maneuver in mid-November to places of work at 301 Tresser Blvd., within the downtown Stamford Plaza complicated. About 185 workers will work out of the brand new places of work.

The corporate’s major U.S. places of work are actually based mostly at 45 Danbury Street in Wilton, its hometown since November 2011. It has a 10-year lease there that may quickly finish, in response to firm officers.

“We’re excited to name the dynamic metropolis of Stamford dwelling to our new North America headquarters,” Mauricio Valdes, appearing basic supervisor of Beiersdorf North America, stated in a press release. “Stamford’s wealthy cultural range, accessibility and comfort to each New York Metropolis and our new North America R&D Innovation Heart (in New Jersey) will function the best hub for our continued progress and enlargement within the area.”

The corporate has signed a lease for 27,492 sq. ft at 301 Tresser, in response to the Stamford Workplace of Financial Growth. With a campus protecting roughly 1 million sq. ft — additionally together with buildings at 263 Tresser, 281 Tresser and 107 Elm St. — Stamford Plaza represents one of many largest workplace complexes in Connecticut.

“I’m assured that our newly designed house with its inspirational views and structure will present the right backdrop for our regional and world colleagues to attach, collaborate and innovate,” Valdes stated.

Beiersdorf is headquartered in Hamburg, Germany. Within the U.S., it additionally has places of work in Bentonville, Ark., and a soon-to-open world R&D Innovation Heart in Florham Park, N.J. The corporate employs greater than 20,000 worldwide.

At 301 Tresser, Beiersdorf’s places of work will probably be situated a block from the places of work of one other Germany-headquartered consumer-goods powerhouse, Henkel. The latter opened its North American client items headquarters at 200 Elm St. in 2017.