This is only an excerpt of the full article that appeared in P&F Magazine. The full content is not currently available online.As we wait for the latest M&A news, we pres ent P&F magazine’s 2008 Flavor and Fragrance Leaders (FFL), a ranking of top fl avor and fragrance companies, complete with analysis and insights into the activities that will shape them in the years ahead. (See A Note on Rankings.)
Due to acquisitions in the industry, the rankings of some companies have changed year-over-year, and space has been cleared to make room for some new entrants. As with previous editions, this year’s list includes two unranked entities—Cargill and Mastertaste—which belong among the top tier of F&F, despite unavailable fi rm sales data. The order in which these two companies appear on the 2008 FFL is no refl ection on their actual rank within the industry.
2008 FFL: the Analysts’ View