1986 – Feeding children: Creation of Nutriset
Michel Lescanne founds Nutriset with the goal of feeding vulnerable populations in developing countries and providing humanitarian actors workers with innovative and effective nutritional products.
1996 – Plumpy’Nut®, the first RUTF
Facilitate the community-based management of severe acute malnutrition. Plumpy’Nut®, the first Ready‑to‑Use Therapeutic Food (RUTF), is made available.
2001 – Implantation of the industrial site of Malaunay (76)
Ensure a production capacity and responsiveness that meet demand. Launch of the Malaunay industrial site in Normandy (France).
2005 – Creation of the PlumpyField® network
Initiated by Nutriset, the PlumpyField® network gathers independant entrepreneurs who locally manufacture and provide products of Nutriset in countries affected by malnutrition.
PlumpyField® members round out the Nutriset offer and are drivers of local development by promoting local agriculture, processing food and contributing to the combat against malnutrition.
2008 – Launch of the Enov® range
To prevent chronic malnutrition by relying on the "1,000 days" concept that covers the nutritional needs of a child from conception to 24 months.
2010 – Implementation of the patent use agreement
Nutriset implements the patent use agreement for producers in developing countries to facilitate local production in program countries.
2014 – Launch of the Growell® range
For the public at large, Nutriset offers the Growell® product range, to bring a nutritional support to the whole family and to support children's growth.
2016 – Nutriset celebrates its 30th anniversary!