Bioscience firm Amyris is expanding its Brotas industrial fermentation complex in Brazil by adding a dedicated flavours & fragrances manufacturing unit, in order meet customer demand, particularly for its farnesene fragrance molecule.
Ingredient supplier Evolva launches its latest orange flavour and fragrance offering, valencene, which is produced by fermentation rather than extraction, and is a more sustainable, economical and reliable method, according to the company.
Symrise has revealed first quarter results that point continued gains from its cosmetic and personal care focused division, while it also raises the outlook on account of the planned acquisition of Diana Group.
Events like Greenpeace’s recent protest directed at P&G’s palm oil sourcing have brought beauty’s sustainability right into the public eye, and rising consumer interest is leading beauty players to focus on upping their game.
German flavours and fragrance supplier Symrise has launched a three pronged plan to develop, identify and research innovations in two additional application areas, by creating a Scientific Advisory Board for Fragrance and Oral Care.
Amyris has announced that it has entered into an agreement with Givaudan to develop a derivative of Biofene to be used as a building block for one of the most important proprietary fragrance ingredients in the fragrance and flavor company's palette.
US fragrance body Research Institute for Fragrance Materials (RIFM)
has opened up its database to personal care companies and
businesses dealing in fragrances, a move that aims to encourage
closer ties within this category.
Givaudan has gone to new lengths to consolidate its lead within the
fragrance industry, with the announcement of a joint venture with
ChemCom to create a new company that will 'focus on the discovery
and delivery of innovative...
The fact that big names like the Body Shop is now trying to muscle
in on the India market is testimony that the sub-continent will be
an increasing draw for international players. And the latest report
on the countyr's fragrance...
Bearing witness to the growth in innovative products in the oral
care category, Colgate-Palmolive has launched its Luminous
Toothpaste in the US - billed as a premium toothpaste that combines
health and beauty properties, reports...
Publicly-floated US flavour supplier Technology Flavors &
Fragrances is set to go private, as industry rival FFG Industries
begins a tender offer to acquire all of the firms outstanding
shares of common stock.
Ambitious Israeli fragrance and flavours firm Frutarom has
benefitted from recent acquisitions as year end figures show 40 per
cent boost in sales. But the figures show that growth in the fine
ingredients division, which largely supplies...
Chemicals specialist Orgasynth is increasing its presence in the
flavours and fragrance sector following the recent acquisition of
Floressence. The company says it now plans to sell its colourants
division and increase its focus on...
Takasago International, one of the leading global flavours and
fragrance groups, has established a new division in Shanghai aimed
at expanding its manufacturing and retail presence in China as well
UK chemical stalwart Imperial Chemical Industries (ICI) will spin
off the food ingredients arm of its struggling flavour and
fragrance business Quest to Irish ingredients group Kerry. The move
is part of Quest's attempt to refocus...