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Through AI and Crowdsourcing, Symrise Creates the Scent of Berlin

Over the course of six weeks the company ran an interactive and collaborative project, during which interested Berliners visiting the Bikini shopping mall could help Philyra develop a new fragrance.

Aurochemicals Nets SQF Excellent Rating, Five Years in a Row

This also marks the fourth year in a row the company received a score of 99%. The rating is conferred by the Safe Quality Food Institute (SQFI); the SQF Food Safety Code for manufacturing certification is a Hazard Analysis and Critical Control Point (HACCP) based food safety plan, benchmarked by the Global Food Safety Initiative (GFSI).

Editor's Note: A Conversation on Diversity

The F&F industry is unique in that it’s self-regulated, creative, technologically advanced and positioned as an advocate and protector of nature’s biodiversity and it’s wonderful to see many F&F companies expanding their corporate culture. From start-ups to multi-nationals we are seeing companies in the industry embrace inclusivity, diversity and equal pay.

2019 Flavor & Fragrance Leaderboard

The F&F industry has moved beyond traditional business, establishing stakes in alternative proteins, artificial intelligence, nutrition and renewables, among others. This year’s leaderboard features perspectives from executives leading the top companies to grow beyond the traditional business model.

2019 Leaderboard: Huabao International Diversifies Ahead of Slowdown

Adjusting to global economic tension and a slower Chinese economy, the company focused on its tobacco flavors and maintained relationships with its food and beverage flavor clients.

2019 Leaderboard: T. Hasegawa Driven by Natural and Clean-Label

As the company focuses on providing cleaner and more natural tastes, they are tapping into the consumer trend of trying bolder, adventurous flavors.

2019 Leaderboard: Robertet Expands With Health and Beauty Division

Focusing on the global wellness consumer, the company has expanded in the space and devised a new business division for health and beauty.

2019 Leaderboard: Sensient Capitalizes on Consumer Trends

Looking to the future, the company hopes to tap into spicy flavors and vegan and vegetarian applications trends to grow its business.

2019 Leaderboard: Takasago Focuses on Global Strategy

As the company nears the end of its 10-year global business plan, the company is focusing on strengthening cooperation and collaboration between group companies and has invested in new infrastructure.

2019 Leaderboard: Mane Expands With Production and R&D Capabilities

Despite challenges to the company's supply of aroma chemicals, Mane increased consolidated sales by 8.4% from the previous year.

2019 Leaderboard: Symrise Grows With Natural Ingredients

In 2019, Symrise continued its growth through investing in sustainable raw materials and expanding and optimizing production capabilities.

2019 Leaderboard: Firmenich Expand in Tech and Plant-based Innovation

During 2018, the Geneva-based F&F house expanded its tech-driven innovation and responded to demands for natural and plant-based proteins.

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