Archive pour June 2017

Exceptional sales of unique Marron Rouge item From June 23rd, 2017 in Lyon

Friday 16 June 2017




On June 23, 2017 Marron Rouge will sells only on its showroom at 19 rue Royale in the 1st arrondissement in Lyon a part of the unique pieces / prototypes made in previous years. These new pieces correspond either to collections that have emerged at Marron Rouge or to collections that will ultimately not be marketed for various reasons: unreliable raw material recovery, high production cost, …. These items will be sold at a fixed price on the showroom of Marron Rouge from June 23rd. All the pieces put up for sale are made with recycled materials, the expression territory of Marron Rouge, such as jeans, floor mats, waterproof canvas made from recycled plastic bottles, rickshaw canvas (Indian scooter ), inner tube … These elements will not be available on the site of Marron Rouge.

The available pieces are accessories bags, soft toys,  decorative elements.

The attached picture gives you an example of the parts that will be available, other parts not photographed are also available.

The parts sold cannot be guaranteed and will not be taken back or exchanged. The quality of manufacturing and finishing of these unique parts is equivalent to the series parts offered for sale. Checks will not be accepted for the sale of these items.



Marron Rouge “admitted” at Ecole Centrale in Lyon , France

Wednesday 14 June 2017



Press release

Marron Rouge «admitted» at the Ecole Centrale de Lyon

Marron Rouge gives a new life to the communication media made of tarpaulin

At the request of Catherine Mainand-Giraud holder of Recycling Chair and Circular Economy  Eco-Emballages at Ecole Centrale Lyon and Roberto Vargiolu researcher at the Laboratoire LTDS of the Ecole Centrale de Lyon in tribology, friction wear  science, Marron Rouge Rouge has been selected to enhance the communication media in the project “Sophie and the secrets of the Table Claudienne” to transform them into bags and ottomans. The comic strips made by the students of the Ecole Centrale and the Ecole Emile Cohl under supervision of Roberto Vargiolu will be inserted in the bags. The ottomans are lined with cured heated cork balls and foam cushions. As a major player in Upcycling and Recycling on the Lyon region, Marron Rouge conceive intelligent waste management as an art of living. The Ecole Centrale de Lyon, also engaged through its Recycling in the Circular Economy chair, naturally entrusted this project to Marron Rouge for:

– its expertise: design on a wide variety of materials

– its proximity: the two entities are based on the Lyon region

– its social commitment: local manufacturing is entrusted to ESATs in the Saint-Etienne area











Marron Rouge launches “Les Residences” on his site

Friday 2 June 2017





As of June 2017, Marron Rouge has set up on its site, Les Résidences for actors in Recycling, Upcycling. We will welcome for about 3 months an actor engaged in the territories of expression of Marron Rouge namely Design and Recycling.

We are not going to hide from you that this subject of Circular Economy is close to our heart, and we will not be spared to share with you those projects, initiatives or companies involved in this process. We will not have borders, geographical or material, even if it is a material we are already working on. Talent and beautiful personalities are not uncommon on our planet, so let’s share.

For this first we welcome the Rennais, Vausselia who designates with taste the sails of boat and you can order these creations directly on the site of Marron Rouge.