About Christine Darvin

Perfume creator at the end of the 19th century, Christine Darvin draw her inspiration on the labyrinths of markets from around the world of the famous port of Bordeaux. She want to sublime the traditional ingredients of the French perfumery and to share its olfactory wonders with the entire world.

Therefore, in 1960, she opens her own production factory. Her products was only intended to the French colonies, to the Middle East and to the South America.

In 1972, Antoine and Hervé MADRID, 2 brothers enthusiasts about the perfumery and the cosmetic sector redeem the production plants of Christine Darvin to conquer the French market.

Thus, in 1981, they launch a range of Eau de Cologne FRAÎCHEUR who didn’t stop seducing their consumers …

In 2016, the group started focusing on its original business: creating eaux de Cologne. And that is how, inspired by six exceptional locations from around the world, Panther Group produced a collection of six unisex fragrances designed in the purest tradition of French perfumery: COLOGNE AUTHENTIC.


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