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Mar 21, 2017 | 02:45 PM CDT

Expanding Nature’s Palette: Q&A with Firmenich's Synthetics Team

In an exclusive interview, Perfumer & Flavorist speaks with Firmenich’s synthetic discovery team, Maud Reiter and François-Raphael Balestra on the research, process, sustainability and success of synthetics in fragrances.

Mar 21, 2017 | 02:44 PM CDT

The Juice: Calice Becker

Fine fragrance
By: Pia Long, Director, Olfiction Ltd.

The perfumer’s perfumer, Calice Becker talks about her signature style, the role of fragrance in people’s lives and adapting to the evolving fragrance industry.

Mar 08, 2017 | 10:07 AM CST

Brazilian Fragrance Blooms in Color

Renata Ashcar Fragrance Exhibit

Florals and fragrance took over Brazil's Iguatemi Sao Paulo Mall during Renata Ashcar's "Aromatique–Alchemy of the Senses" exhibit, highlighting the country's historical and cultural fragrance ties with a sensory display.

Mar 08, 2017 | 09:15 AM CST

Takasago Launches Manufacturing Facility in India

Takasago

Takasago launched a manufacturing facility at One Hub Chennai that has a capacity of 10,000 tons per annum.

Mar 01, 2017 | 08:24 AM CST

State of Fragrance Through 2018: The Rise of the Niche Fragrance

A niche perfume
By: Jeb Gleason-Allured, Editor in Chief

Niche fine fragrance segment has added more than $240 million to the fragrance market since 2014.

Feb 22, 2017 | 02:20 PM CST

The Juice: Mandy Aftel – Changing the Perfume Game

By: Pia Long, director, Olfiction Ltd.

Mandy’s avant-garde approach to perfume and flavor has created a portfolio of work that inspires her customers and readers.

Feb 08, 2017 | 01:22 PM CST

Freshen Up Your Perfume Knowledge With Fragrance Academy

Fragrance book

Taking input from retailers and sales training experts, the Fragrance Academy has developed a four-part course to develop professional fragrance skills.

Jan 27, 2017 | 02:55 PM CST

Endpoint. Thinking Outside the Perfume Bottle

Light bulb
By: Rachel Grabenhofer, Managing Editor, Cosmetics…

My role for Perfumer & Flavorist is to procure and put forth relevant scientific content and observations to advance your formulations for improved F&F applications. So what you’ll find here are some interesting points I’ve observed that could connect to your overall larger project “constellation.”

Jan 27, 2017 | 10:20 AM CST

Sense and the Subconscious: Is Liking Enough?

By Daniel Blatt, SVP, Research Services, Q Researc…

When it comes to product design, a simple “like” is not enough. How does consumer emotion play a role in developing engaging and successful products on the shelves?

Jan 20, 2017 | 11:32 AM CST

Waft This Way: Women’s Fragrance Trends Report

Fragrance Trends

Scent cocktails, multifunctional fragrances and gender-bending wafts usher the fragrance and perfume market into 2017.