Recent in Fragrance (page 16 of 28)

Patent Pick: Scent-emitting Doorways, Sinks, Stalls and Other Fixtures

Say goodbye to the days of urinal cake deodorizers. This invention from Impact Products is putting scent directly into restroom walls, towel dispensers, sink counters and more, as this patent describes.

The Juice: Fragrance Evaluators Tell Their Stories

What happens when there is an external evaluator whose client is the brand? What is their contribution to the process of launching niche fragrances? Pia Long writes about the unique relationships between niche brands, fragrance houses and the evaluators who work with them.

Stacey David Smells the Belle Aire

Belle Aire Creations promoted Stacey David to senior account executive after working with the company for 12 years.

Frutarom to Lead Expansion in South Africa

Frutarom is expanding its reach in Johannesburg, South Africa with the opening of a center for research and development, innovation, laboratories, sales and marketing and production.

Patent Pick: Smell Like a Sage

While it may not make you think like a sage, this patent from Firmenich can make you smell like one—the plant, that is. Here, a novel composition to confer sage, floral and spicy notes is disclosed.

Patent Pick: Scrambling for Sclareol?

Ambergris carries a whale of a price (and demand). This has chemists scrambling for cheaper ways to produce a precursor material, sclareol, as this patent from Firmenich illustrates.

Patent Pick: Shower Yourself with Water-actived Fragrance

Naked, sexy women on TV are not the only ones enjoying steamy, hot showers. P&G inventors know we all enjoy this luxury, and developed a water-activated fragrance and surfactant system to enhance our experience, as this patent explains.

Scensing Cleanliness: Fragrance for Better Living

In celebration of its 90th anniversary, ACI is promoting cleanliness and freshness with not only clean fragrances, but also clean products. Board members share their insights on customers who help their industry grow.

A Day as an Apprentice Perfumer: BSP Workshop

This past March, the British Society of Perfumers hosted its weekend workshop where attendees were given a firsthand perfume apprentice experience.

Do Your Ingredients Meet the EPA's Safer Choice List?

The EPA has introduced a "Safer Choice" label that highlights products with ingredients it considers to be "safer" based on human health and environmental criteria.

Firmenich's New Officer

Mieke Van de Capelle, Firmenich's new chief human resources officer, will report as a member of the executive committee, effective June 1.

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