Recent in Industry News (page 7 of 60)

Inter Parfums Extends Oscar de la Renta License to 2031

The original license agreement would have expired on December 31, 2025.

Symrise Expands in Nigeria, Opens Application Labs

With this new investment, we are enhancing our local footprint and intensifying our long-term commitment to Nigeria and the region,” said Symrise South Africa managing director Rudy McLean.

Borregaard Increases Wood-Based Vanillin Production, Nixes Synthetics

“Although we will focus on wood-based vanillin in production, we will continue to offer the full range of vanillin products, including synthetic products made by our toll manufacturers,” said executive vice president, Borregaard Ingredients Bjørn Erik Amundsen.

Givaudan Closes Golden Frog Acquisition

The company announced the agreement in May 2019. Golden Frog specializes in natural flavors, extracts and essential oils for food and beverage, catering to the needs of ASEAN customers.

Givaudan Talks Alternative Proteins in Singapore

At an industry roundtable backed by Singapore’s Agency for Science, Technology and Research, Flavio Garofalo, Ph.D., global category director, savory flavors and natural ingredients, delivered a keynote speech on the taste and functional aspects of plant proteins.

At the Shanghai Power Station of Design’s New Exhibit, the Nose Goes

Literally translating to “nose to nose,” “Nez à Nez” focuses on the creative process of perfumers via a series of “olfinteractive” installations.

Citromax Expands in Asia

Citromax Ingredients (Shanghai) Co. Ltd. will cater to China and the Southeast Asian markets; Citromax Singapore Private Ltd. will focus on key food and beverage accounts within Singapore.

Symrise Takes a Deep Dive into Malagasy Vanilla Cultivation Methods

The project aims to ensure higher yields and the best possible quality, and increase the income and improve the living conditions of farmers. Currently, the company works with around 7,000 smallholder farmers in 90 villages.

Givaudan Acquires Fragrance Oils

“The acquisition of Fragrance Oils is another step in expanding our capabilities in serving local and regional customers,” said Givaudan CEO Gilles Andrier. “Following our earlier acquisition of Expressions Parfumées, it fits perfectly with our 2020 ambition to assert our leadership position in this customer segment, as well as leveraging the strong presence of Fragrance Oils in high growth markets.”

Prinova Says G’Day to Australia

A subsidiary of Prinova Europe Ltd., the new entity will serve customers in Australia and New Zealand, responding to demand from global clients seeking production support in APAC.

ScentAir Has Acquired ScentHD

“There are a lot of exciting plans for the ScentAir Home line and many new products in the works,” said ScentAir CEO Dan Connors. “We’re proud to bring what had previously only been available to commercial customers to home fragrance lovers.”

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