27 Jan 2022
--- In a bid to upgrade its clean cosmetic formulations, Givaudan is investing in Nanovetores Group with a 48% stake in the company.
21 Jan 2022
--- Maybelline is planning a major transformation to its business model that will consider planetary well-being, specifically packaging, disposal, production and formulation. The goals to be achieved by 2030 have been outlined... Read More
21 Jan 2022
--- This week in personal care news, Givaudan revealed it had been awarded a double A rating by the Carbon Disclosure Project (CDP). Sandream Specialties announced the extension of its partnership with Surfachem. Cosmetics brand... Read More
19 Jan 2022
--- Fragrance house CPL Aromas has revealed the results of a 2021 study that found the manufacturing process for its EcoBoost line of fragrances generates a significantly lower carbon footprint than that of other scents.... Read More
18 Jan 2022
--- Flavor and fragrance giant Firmenich is partnering with avant-garde warehouse-style retail brand Harmay to develop Firmenich’s fine fragrance category among Chinese consumers. Harmay has a strong Gen Z appeal and is... Read More
17 Jan 2022
--- Switzerland-based flavor and fragrance company Firmenich has been placed at the top 1% of the more than 85,000 companies inspected by EcoVadis, a corporate social responsibility (CSR) monitor. Firmenich increased its score... Read More
04 Jan 2022
--- International Flavors & Fragrances (IFF) and SleepScore Labs have introduced a “groundbreaking” scent to improve sleep quality. The companies have been in partnership since 2020. This most recent... Read More
24 Dec 2021
--- Fragrances have long been known to ignite emotive feelings, with sweet-smelling botanicals often featured prominently in new products. Since the COVID-19 pandemic, consumers have reevaluated their priorities, according to... Read More
20 Dec 2021
--- Firmenich is launching a collection of fragrances inspired by color design company Pantone Color, dubbed Pure Imagination. The collection is part of a new “sensory partnership” between the two companies, which... Read More
17 Dec 2021
--- This week, several companies were recognized for boosting their environmental and sustainability commitments while many company acquisitions were completed.
16 Dec 2021
--- Blue California has added ethical nerolidol to its Plantarôme line of flavors and fragrances. According to the company, its nerolidol is produced in a cleaner, more natural, sustainable and cost-effective manner. It is... Read More
14 Dec 2021
--- Men’s shaving and skincare company Harry’s, Inc. is to acquire Lumē Deodorant, LLC, a doctor-developed, direct-to-consumer brand that offers consumers a way to manage odor wherever they experience it on their... Read More
13 Dec 2021
--- Sephora’s 2022 Accelerate brand incubator program has finalized its line-up of entrepreneurs who excel in their respective fields of make-up, skincare, fragrance and haircare.
07 Dec 2021
--- Global fragrance and taste company Firmenich is commissioning a multipurpose production unit for renewable ingredients in Castets, France. The plant will be operational in January and increase production capacity on the site... Read More
06 Dec 2021
--- Givaudan has completed the acquisition of US-based fragrance creator Custom Essence. Givaudan’s annual revenue is projected to increase by tens of millions as a result. Business through Custom Essence would have... Read More
03 Dec 2021
--- This week in industry news, BioPhotas, a therapeutic LED light therapy, partnered with Ulta Beauty to have its products featured in the latter’s stores. Cutera, a laser, light and energy-based aesthetic devices... Read More
23 Nov 2021
--- Fragrance and beauty giant Givaudan is opening a new Digital Space in China, one of the most digitized markets. It’s part of the company’s long-term strategy to expand digital capabilities.
19 Nov 2021
--- Supermodel and entrepreneur Iman Abdulmajid and livestream shopping platform HSN have partnered to launch Iman’s debut fragrance, Love Memoir. The fragrance scent is a tribute to her romance with her husband, pop... Read More
16 Nov 2021
--- As part of a 2025 strategy to expand the capabilities of its fragrance business, Givaudan has reached an agreement to acquire Custom Essence, a US-based fragrance creation house catering to the demand for naturality in... Read More
16 Nov 2021
--- Fragrance and flavor company Firmenich’s Formulae Generator won Digital Innovation of the year at the Digital Economy Award 2021 in Switzerland. The AI-augmented solution enables tailored perfumery and taste solutions... Read More