On January 22, 2023, Sensegen announced a "creative and technical" partnership with Takasago, said to mark a significant leap forward in fragrance creation powered by biotechnology innovation.
"The collaboration with Takasago stands as a shining example of creative synergy through biotechnology, a dynamic partnership poised to reenergize the field of fragrance ingredients,” said V.P. of Fragrance, Angélique Burke, at Sensegen. “At Sensegen, we believe in the transformative power of collaboration, and this venture with Takasago signifies our commitment to pushing the boundaries of innovation and crafting a vibrant, eco-responsible future for olfactory experiences."
“We are pleased about the dynamic collaboration with Sensegen, as it marks a pivotal moment in the fragrance industry,” said Takasago’s Global Fragrance Division president, Paul Ireland. “Takasago’s rich fragrance expertise, combined with Sensegen's innovative biotech solutions, heralds a new era for perfumery.”
Ireland added, "This collaboration will yield positive outcomes for the fragrance industry and offers transformative possibilities for brands exploring alternatives to virgin fossil-based ingredients. It's an exciting journey, and we’re contributing our expertise to shape the olfactory landscape for many important industries."