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Flavorcon Adds New Speakers

Consumer Insight-driven Innovation, Regulations for Flavorists and Product Developers, and More: Flavorcon 2013
New speakers announced; early bird rate ends July 1.

Calendar of Events

Updated: Industry Events Calendar
This week's events include EFEO 2013 Annual General Meeting (Grasse, France), WFFC Lifetime Achievement and Recognition Awards Dinner (West Orange, N.J.) and Pole PASS: 5ème journée Arômes et Parfums 2013 (Nice, France).
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Industry News

Givaudan Creates Bespoke Scents to Help Alzheimer's Patients' Memories
The "Smell a Memory" kits for Alzheimer's and dementia patients are custom-created based on the individual's family history, ethnicity, age and personal stories.
DöhlerGroup Acquires Delta Aromatic
DöhlerGroup's acquisition of DELRO will increase proximity to customers in Africa and the Middle East.
Naturex Q1 Profit Rises 57.2%; Revenue Climbs 13.2%
However, the company says a rise in expenses linked to group reorganization measures in 2012 will weigh on 2013 full-year results on an incremental basis.
Euromonitor Highlights Beverage, Flavor Trends from 2013 NRA Show
Euromonitor's foodservice industry analyst, Elizabeth Friend, says exotic flavor profiles are hot right now.
Naturex Doubles Size of Avignon Site
Naturex has invested €12 million in an expansion which will double the size of its Avignon site to include more industrial and logistics capabilities, optimized areas for research and development and quality-control formulation zones.
VIDEO: Euromonitor Examines the Move towards Natural Flavors and More
Lianne van den Bos, senior research analyst at Euromonitor, explains that innovation in natural products should be the next target for companies looking to be ahead of the curve.
Report: Fragrance Expected to Bloom in Brazil during 2012-2017
By 2017, the fragrance industry will have the largest share among all Brazilian health and beauty industries, research firm Canadean forecasts.
The Passing of Allen Allured
Allen, the son of founders Earl and Prudence Allured, and brother of Perfumer & Flavorist Magazine founder Stanley Allured, was a well-liked and highly regarded candy industry fixture with numerous career highlights.
Sozio Names Robin Clemmons Burke as Southeast U.S. Sales Manager
In her new role, she will focus on building and supporting existing business relationships, as well as targeting new business opportunities within the southeast U.S. region.
Stort Chemicals Appoints Albert Vieille as F&F Distributor for UK Markets
Stort Chemicals Ltd. has appointed Albert Vieille (Grasse, France) as its exclusive distributor for the U.K. flavor and fragrance industries.
Sensient Dehydrated Flavors Now Sensient Natural Ingredients
The company said it has changed its name to Sensient Natural Ingredients LLC to better reflect its increasing focus on new natural products.

Featured Event

Nov 18-19, 2013 | Atlantic City, NJ, USA
Flavorcon 2013