The Robert-Tatin museum is an “  art environment  ” created by the artist Robert Tatin , between 1962 and 1983 , on the place called La Frénouse in Cossé-le-Vivien , in Mayenne . At the origin of the site is an old house that the artist has fitted out to live there with his wife. Over the years, he has built an estate decorated with large sculptures in colored cement, […]

Lactalis is a French multinational dairy products corporation, owned by the Besnier family and based in Laval, Mayenne, France. The company’s former name was Besnier SA. It is the largest dairy products group in the world, and is the second largest food products group in France, behind Danone. It owns brands such as Parmalat, Président, Siggi’s Dairy, Skånemejerier, Rachel’s Organic, and Stonyfield Farm.

Laval is a town in western France, about 300 km (190 mi) west-southwest of Paris, and the capital of the Mayenne department. Laval was before the French Revolution part of the province of Maine, now split between two departments, Mayenne and Sarthe. Its inhabitants are called Lavallois. The counts of Laval developed a textile industry around 1300 and made Laval a significant centre for the French Renaissance a century […]