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Sep 20, 2017 | 12:46 PM CDT

Estée Lauder Finishes 2017 With Strong Finances

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The Estée Lauder Companies Inc. reported strong financial results for its fourth quarter. In addition, they have reported strong financial results for its fiscal year, attributed in part from the acquisition of Too Faced and BECCA.

Sep 15, 2017 | 08:36 AM CDT

Interparfums Announces Strong First-Half 2017 Growth

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Per a recent financial report, Inter Parfums, Inc. reported strong first-half 2017 growth, attributed by resource consolidation and successful product launches.

Sep 14, 2017 | 09:46 AM CDT

Calling All Fragrance Artists, WPC Wants You

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The World Perfumery Congress (WPC) has announced its first-ever art exhibit for its 2018 event. Artists looking to showcase their artistic work are encouraged to submit exhibit proposals.

Sep 12, 2017 | 11:04 AM CDT

Frutarom Acquires Israeli Perfume Company Turpaz

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Frutarom has announced the acquisition of Turpaz Perfume and Flavor Extracts, in an attempt to help secure growth in emerging markets.

Sep 06, 2017 | 01:50 PM CDT

Upholding the World's Most Ancient Fragrance Tradition

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By: Krishnaraj Iyengar

When it comes to fragrance tradition, India is where it all began. Krishnaraj Iyengar features one of the country’s oldest traditional perfumeries upholding the country’s millennia-old scented legacy.

Aug 25, 2017 | 04:26 PM CDT

[Podcast] The Art and Industry of Niche Fragrances

What's the niche fragrance industry all about? Perfumer Darryl Do shares his perspective on what it takes to create an indie fragrance in a highly competitive market.

Aug 23, 2017 | 11:00 AM CDT

Patenting Non-Naturally Occurring Fragrance Compounds

By: Heidi M. Berven, Ph.D., J.D.

What does the patent literature tell us about innovation in the area of non-naturally occurring fragrance compounds? This short article provides some recent examples of U.S. patents that have claimed “new, useful and non-obvious” non-naturally occurring fragrance compounds or compositions.

Aug 21, 2017 | 01:58 PM CDT

Givaudan Puts You to Sleep With DreamScentz

Fragrance and sleep

A recent patent-pending technology by Givaudan is looking to improve quality of sleep through the power of scent.

Aug 17, 2017 | 11:48 AM CDT

Fragrance That Mists, Sticks and Slides

Tattly botanical fragrance scented temporary tattoos

In terms of innovation, the fragrance industry has stepped into novel applications, such as scented temporary tattoos, to embrace fragrance in unexpected ways.

Aug 09, 2017 | 03:16 PM CDT

Raw Material of the Week: Lavender Absolute H

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Lavender can be utilized in a broad range of applications within flavors and fragrances. IFF LMR Naturals has introduced a new ingredient, which can be utilized in various flavor applications.