Philippe Charriol killed in car accident

Luxury brand founder Philippe Charriol was killed Wednesday in an accident during a car-racing session on the Le Castellet track in the south of France. He was 77.

Philippe Charriol fragrances were marketed by France-based company Cofinluxe.

Cofinluxe founder Jean-Pierre Grivory commented: “Philippe departed doing one of his great passions, he had the art of ‘living the difference’. His enthusiasm and his creativity will remain the DNA of the brand he created under his name [and] that we have the duty to […] develop in dedication to his memory.”