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Jan 12, 2017 | 02:30 PM CST

Katie Gutierrez Named Senior Marketing Manager at Belle Aire Creations

Gutierrez brings 13 years of experience in the fragrance industry including jobs with Bell Flavors and Fragrances.

Jan 12, 2017 | 01:27 PM CST

Firmenich Sells La Jonction to Support Geneva and Global Goals


In order to help Geneva state’s urban renewal plan, Firmenich has decided to sell La Jonction to the State’s Pension Fund so it can conduct its largest investment to date.

Jan 11, 2017 | 02:25 PM CST

Givaudan Appoints Head of Fine Fragrances North America


Emily Bond has been named head of fine fragrances North America for Givaudan following her career with Unilever, Coty, Interparfum and Molton Brown.

Jan 11, 2017 | 02:02 PM CST

Celebrity Fitness Expert Andrea Metcalf Joins Face & Body Midwest

Andrea Metcalf

Skin Inc. and Face & Body are excited to announce that celebrity fitness expert Andrea Metcalf will be presenting a keynote on Jan. 23, 2017, as part of the Skin Inc. Live! stage at Face & Body Midwest (January 21-23, 2017, Rosemont).

Jan 11, 2017 | 01:36 PM CST

Twist Bioscience Shipping Genes to Ginkgo Bioworks


Twist Bioscience is now shipping up to 3,200 base pairs of synthetic DNA (3.2 kilobase) in length to Ginkgo Bioworks under a previously agreed upon supplying agreement.

Jan 11, 2017 | 12:06 PM CST

Editor's Note: A New Experience

By: Deniz Ataman

What makes an F&F product memorable? Depth. Layer. Texture. And its coinciding political climate.

Jan 11, 2017 | 11:30 AM CST

The Juice: Dr. Wolfgang Krause

By: Pia Long, director, Olfiction Ltd.

Krause’s work with geraniol, citral and menthol introduced him to the world of flavor and fragrance where he continues to foster an advocacy for the industry by active participation in the community and education to the trade and public.

Jan 11, 2017 | 11:28 AM CST

Organoleptic Characteristics of Flavor Materials

By: Judith Michalski

This month's column features organoleptic discussions on boronia leaf absolute, theaspirane, white cognac oil and more.

Jan 11, 2017 | 11:13 AM CST

Progress in Essential Oils: Spike Lavender

By: Brian M. Lawrence

This month's column discusses the chemical composition of spike lavender (Lavandula latifolia Medic).

Jan 11, 2017 | 10:52 AM CST

Endpoint. Synesthesia is Music to our Taste Buds

Listening to music
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.”