the ambitions of Largo, small thumb of reconditioning
The start-up repairs up to 25,000 electronic devices a year. She is growing.
“Isn’t the second life beautiful?” This is the latest advertising campaign – in reference to the former France 3 series “Plus belle vie” – of the Nantes start-up Largo. Founded in 2016 east of Nantes, the company specializes in the reconditioning, then the resale of electronic devices to companies or individuals. 85% of smartphones, mostly Apple iPhones, but also tablets, headphones or connected watches. “Back Market has democratized the concept of refurbished. But it’s a simple online market place, where any professional can resell from Asia or elsewhere, with random quality. With us, everything is internalized from A to Z,” emphasizes Christophe Brunot, founder of Largo with Frédéric Gandon. Listed on the Euronext Growth market for two years, the company has just announced 21 million euros in turnover in 2022 (+ 20%). And should “Achieving profitability…