By  on April 8, 2011

MILAN — The mood for niche scents wafting around the fragrance sector has clearly put trade fair Esxence on the industry map. The third edition of the four-day exhibition that closed here April 3 drew 4,937 visitors, an uptick of 20 percent compared to last year. According to Esxence organizer Celso Fadelli, buyers from La Rinascente, Coin, Printemps, Harvey Nichols, Russian retailer Douglas Rivoli and Dubai’s Paris Gallery were among those trolling the fair.

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