Back to the blog

OLAPLEX Supports Italian, French, and Spanish Customers With Chatdesk Experts - Achieving 87% ROI

Alice Wong
October 14, 2022
Leading beauty brand OLAPLEX, used Chatdesk to scale in new languages and during peak periods

As a leading hair care brand with $600M+ in annual sales, OLAPLEX is a fast-growing hair care brand loved by stylists in 60+ countries worldwide. As most brands know, building a brand with such a loyal customer base internationally takes more than just great products - it also takes a lot of of customer care and hair experts. 

OLAPLEX’s CX Challenge

The OLAPLEX customer care team receives millions of customer inquiries annually through email, live chat, social media, and SMS on pre- and post-sales questions like: 

Keeping the bar high for customer satisfaction wasn’t an issue in the US, UK, Australia, and Canada, since OLAPLEX was perfectly staffed to support their customers in those markets. The challenge came when they were expanding quickly into new markets and launching localized websites in Italian, French-Canadian, and Spanish - and their existing agents didn’t speak those languages. 

OLAPLEX also didn’t have the time and resources to recruit Italian, French-Canadian, and Spanish speaking customer care agents before launch. That’s when they turned to outsourcing solutions. They were looking for a partner who could:

How Chatdesk met OLAPLEX’s CX needs 

Chatdesk helps brands scale their CX efficiently and drive conversions by leveraging industry experts or Superfans of their brand. For OLAPLEX, Chatdesk recruited, onboarded, and trained 13 CX experts in just two weeks. In just a few months, OLAPLEX saw the following impact from partnering with Chatdesk:

Meet a few team members of Chatdesk experts for OLAPLEX

Turning to Chatdesk Support for Crisis Management, Peak Times, and Team Coverage

After partnering with Chatdesk to expand into new markets, OLAPLEX also decided to use our 24/7 support for other use cases:

“I wanted to thank you and your team for all your great work recently - I know we had an urgent influx a few weeks ago in the US and really appreciate your team stepping in so quickly to help.” 

- Kathy Lewis, Vice President of Customer Experience at OLAPLEX

How Chatdesk can help you

Chatdesk CX experts help innovative companies supercharge sales through their social and support channels. Our US-based teams deliver perfectly on-brand responses that turn customer inquiries on social, email, and chat into 10% more conversions and higher customer satisfaction. 

Loving our instant Zendesk and Gorgias integration and pay-per-ticket pricing, hundreds of innovative brands including Thinx, Shea Moisture, Storyworth, and Mented Cosmetics trust Chatdesk to satisfy their customers. 

Need some help? Schedule a demo to learn more at

Subscribe to our newsletter

Keep reading

Get a free quote.

Schedule a quick demo with our sales team.
Five out of five starsHello!

Download Content

Oops! Something went wrong while submitting the form.