John Boyega for Jo Malone London


John Boyega Cuts Ties With Jo Malone After China Campaign Recast

Boyega was swapped in Jo Malone’s Chinese campaign with Chinese actor Haoran Liu, without notice from the brand.

clock September 15, 2020Tianwei Zhang

Ellen Covey


Bat Lady: Perfumer Ellen Covey on Her Various Pursuits

Ellen Covey is a professor with a passion for bats, a perfumer and a professional orchid-grower.

clock September 15, 2020Jennifer Weil



The 2020 Fragrance Foundation Awards: Talking Diversity, Coronavirus

Kim Kardashian West, Cher and Lionel Richie all made virtual appearances.

clock September 11, 2020James Manso

Lenny Kravitz


EXCLUSIVE: Lenny Kravitz Fronting YSL’s Y Scent Franchise

The singer spoke with WWD about collaborating on the fragrance advertising, his upcoming film project and memoir.

clock September 8, 2020Jennifer Weil

Bulgari Man Glacial Essence


Bulgari Introduces New Glacial Essence Fragrance for Men

The company is promoting the new scent with a VR experience where the user scales the Italian Alps.

clock September 4, 2020Obi Anyanwu

Ellis Brooklyn


Ellis Brooklyn Raises Seed Round

The fragrance brand’s investors include Toni Ko, the founder of NYX.

clock September 2, 2020Allison Collins

Tumi men’s fragrances Awaken [08:00 GMT] and Unwind [20:00 GMT].


Tumi Launches Men’s Fragrances

The scents will be sold at Tumi stores, on the brand’s web site and at Bloomingdale’s.

clock August 3, 2020Obi Anyanwu

Clockwise from the top:Coach Floral; $60 for 1.0-oz.; Perfumer: Nadge Le Garlantezec, Shyamala Maisondieu and Nathalie Cetto for GivaudanMarc Jacobs Daisy Love; $104 for 3.4-oz.; Perfumer: Alberto Morillas for FirmenichKenneth Cole for Him; $85 for 3.4-oz.; Perfumer: Philippe Romano for DromAriana Grande Cloud; $60 for 3.4-oz.; Perfumer: Clement Gavarry for FirmenichVictoriaÕs Secret Tease Rebel; $68 for 3.4-oz.; Perfumer: Stephen Nilsen for GivaudanCoach Platinum; $95 for 3.3-oz.; Perfumer: Bruno Jovanovic for IFFVersace Dylan Blue Pour Femme; $120 for 3.3-oz.; Perfumer: Calice Becker for GivaudanChristian Siriano Silhouette in Bloom; $92 for 3.4-o.z; Perfumer: Honorine Blanc for FirmenichPaco Rabanne 1 Million Lucky; $90 for 3.4-oz.; Perfumer: Nathalie Cetto for Givaudan


Coronavirus Impact: Inter Parfums Sales Drop 70%

Sales started to rebound as stores reopened, but travel retail remains slow.

clock July 22, 2020Allison Collins

Aryballe's NeOse Pro technology


Digital Olfaction Company Aryballe Raises 7 Million Euros

New investors in this round of international funding include Samsung Venture Investment Corp. and Seb Alliance.

clock July 17, 2020Jennifer Weil

Backstage at Iceberg  Men's Spring 2020 photographed in London on 08 June 2019


Iceberg, Give Back Beauty Sign License for Fragrances

The 10-year agreement with the Italian beauty player intends to strengthen Iceberg’s international growth.

clock July 15, 2020Sandra Salibian

D.S. & Durga's Fumetruck


D.S. & Durga’s Fumetruck Drives Signature Scents Around the Streets of New York

The perfume brand will be selling products via their “Fumetruck” throughout Manhattan and Brooklyn.

clock July 10, 2020Emily Burns

The Azaleo perfumes


Influence Peddler: Soraya Bakhtiar Debuts Fragrance Line

Bakhtiar is charting a path with Azaleo, a platform for all things wellness, which has just made its debut online with a line of three niche, luxury perfumes.

clock July 1, 2020Natalie Theodosi

Lionel Richie and Tracee Ellis Ross, 2016


Eye Candy: Fragrance Foundation Awards From Years Past

While the Fragrance Foundation Awards may be postponed this year, the allure of years past remains.

clock June 5, 2020James Manso

A woman collects ylang-ylang for Givuadan on Mwali.


Fragrance Suppliers Look to the Future

Their biggest question today is how quickly the prestige perfume business will bounce back.

clock May 8, 2020Jennifer Weil

A Coach fragrance.


Inter Parfums Sales Dip During Coronavirus

While declines were broad, the Coach and Guess brands still grew.

clock April 22, 2020Allison Collins

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