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Flavorcon 2013
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This week's events include Beautyworld Middle East/Elements Showcase Dubai (Dubai).
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EFSA Deems 3-Acetyl-2,5-dimethylthiophene Genotoxic
The panel concludes 3-acetyl-2,5-dimethylthiophene, which is used to give food a burnt nutty flavor, is mutagenic both in vitro and in vivo and that using it as flavoring substance raises a safety concern.
Fragrance Foundation Germany Announces 2013 Duftstars Winners
Fragrances including Florabotanica and La petite Robe noire won top awards during the foundation's 2013 Duftstars held in Berlin on May 17.
Fragrance Foundation U.K. Announces Annual 2013 Award Winners
Fragrance Foundation U.K. revealed the winners of its FiFi U.K. awards honoring the fragrance industry, at The Brewery in London on May 16; best fragrance winners include Dot by Marc Jacobs, Viktor & Rolf's Spicebomb.
Frutarom Profit Up 3.8%; Sees Increasing Demand for Natural Flavors
Frutarom focuses on the increasing demand for natural flavors, North American and emerging markets and cross-selling options it has gained through acquisitions.
Industry Groups Applaud Aims of Bipartisan Bill to Reform TSCA
Industry groups applaud the aims of U.S. Senators Frank Lautenberg (D-NJ) and David Vitter (R-LA), who are collaborating on introducing a bipartisan bill that will modernize the Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA).
Report: Global Perfume Market To Reach About $45.6B by 2018
Market research firm Companies and Markets notes that emerging market growth and increased demand for youth-oriented, floral and exotic fragrances and celebrity perfumes will set the pace for rapid market expansion.
CPL Aromas Names Akram Khadr Sales Manager, Egypt
The company plans to expand operations throughout Africa and the Middle East; it's presenting recently launched encapsulation technology Aromacore to customers throughout the region.
David Michael & Co. Signs Pact with Acacia Special Chemicals
Acacia will now be David Michael’s distribution and innovation partner in Sub Saharan Africa.
David Michael & Co. Names Michael Schall As Board Member
The former food industry CEO said his aim is to strengthen current corporate partnerships and develop new strategic alliances with food and beverage manufacturers throughout North America.
Naturex Shareholders Meeting Scheduled for June 26
Naturex's ordinary and extraordinary general meeting will be held on Wed., June 26, 2013 at 10 a.m. at the NYSE Euronext, Paris.

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