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Dec 19, 2005 | 02:47 PM CST
By: Claire Briney, Euromonitor International
The fragrance industry faces declining sales, increasing competition and a shorter shelf life. Valued at $25 billion last year, the global market for fragrance continues to flounder, with sales increasing at a rate that is slower than the average growth for the industry as a whole (see T-1). Why is this market proving to be such a challenge?
Dec 19, 2005 | 02:39 PM CST
Our experts break down their strategies for finding out what lies ahead for the industry. It doesn't matter if you're selling cars or designing software: The question on every forward-thinking person's mind is, "What's coming next?" And flavor and fragrance is no different.
Dec 19, 2005 | 02:31 PM CST
Inside Flavors: Real Time Volatile Flavor Release Monitoring and its Flavor/Food Application Using Proton Transfer Reaction Mass Spectrometry
By: Patrick Dunphy, Ian Butler, Ingmar Qvist , Dan…
Understanding how aroma compounds interact with and are released from simple and complex foods. Flavors and fragrances usually are complex mixtures of molecules with different physical properties, including volatility, fat solubility and sensorial characteristics, covering a wide spectrum of threshold values. They are usually present in natural extracts or final products at levels in the order of ppb to ppm.
Dec 19, 2005 | 02:20 PM CST
By: John Forbes, Treatt PLC
Developments in oil processing for citrus flavors and fragrances. Citrus oils are some of the most commonly used flavor and fragrance ingredients. Containing characteristic properties, citrus oils impart fresh, zesty notes to many types of foods, beverages, household cleaning products, toiletries and fragrances.
Oct 18, 2005 | 02:58 PM CDT
By: Adailson da Silva-Santosa, Adelaide Antunes, L…
A study identifies the major uses of essential oils and terpenics/terpenoids through granted patents.
Oct 18, 2005 | 02:55 PM CDT
By: Ian Gatfield, Jens-Michael Hilmer and Heinz-Jü…
The role of the lipase from Candida antarctica in the synthesis of flavor compounds.
Oct 18, 2005 | 02:49 PM CDT
By: Mans Boelens, Boelens Aroma Chemical Informati…
The latest findings and their application to the flavor and fragrance industry.
Oct 18, 2005 | 02:40 PM CDT
By: Bob Sobel, FONA International
The use of e-nose technology to bridge the gap between analytical and sensory science.
Sep 16, 2005 | 03:10 PM CDT
By: Brian M. Lawrence
Cinnamomum camphora oils, jasmin oil and its extracts, and dwarf pine oil.
Sep 16, 2005 | 03:06 PM CDT
By: Rishabh C. Kothari, CKC Fragrances & Flavours …
A culture steeped in fragrance traditions offers a basis for India's success today.