The Scent Fountain was one of the projects created.

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Central Saint Martin Students, Firmenich Perfumers Team on Forward-looking Project

Art and design students worked with perfumers on a project analyzing fine fragrance’s future role.

clock 36mJennifer Weil

Firmenich's perfume factory Geneva

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Firmenich Reports H1 Sales Rise of 4.9%

The Swiss fragrance and flavors supplier’s business was driven by both divisions and markets such as China, North America and India.

clock February 11, 2021Jennifer Weil

Matteo Magnani has joined Firmenich

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Firmenich Creates Chief Consumer and Innovation Officer, Perfumery, Role

Matteo Magnani, formerly of P&G, has been appointed to that role at the Swiss fragrance and flavors supplier.

clock January 21, 2021Jennifer Weil

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Firmenich Launches Biotech and Naturals Pilot Plant

The Swiss supplier considers it to be a cornerstone for ingredients destined for perfumery and flavors.

clock September 30, 2020Jennifer Weil

Benoit Fouilland

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Firmenich Names New CFO, Posts FY Sales Gain

The Swiss fragrance and flavors maker has named Benoit Fouilland to the role, succeeding Eric Nicolas, who becomes group chief operating officer.

clock August 11, 2020Jennifer Weil

Ilaria Resta

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Ilaria Resta Talks the Future of Fragrance

Firmenich’s recently minted president perfumery looks to modernize and diversify the category.

clock July 31, 2020Jennifer Weil

A lavender field.

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Firmenich Inks Partnership With Natural Lavandin Producer

The tie-in with Coop SCA3P includes business, diversification and a sustainable farming model.

clock July 30, 2020Jennifer Weil

Firmenich's perfume factory Geneva

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Firmenich Inks Deal to Buy DRT

DRT focuses on plant-based chemistry, mainly from pine trees.

clock March 6, 2020Jennifer Weil

Ilaria Resta

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Ilaria Resta Named President of Firmenich’s Perfumery Division

The former chief of P&G North America hair care is being succeeded in the role by John Brownlee.

clock February 20, 2020Jenny B. Fine and Jennifer Weil

Perfume bottle fragrance

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Robertet Vows to Remain Independent

Givaudan has become a minority shareholder in the natural fragrance and flavors maker, a few months after Firmenich.

clock February 11, 2020Jennifer Weil

Bulgari and Firmenich's “Flower Gems Of India” initiative.


Bulgari Partners With Firmenich on ‘Flower Gems of India’ Project

The goal of the program is to implement a sustainable jasmine farming model in the Indian floricultural area of Tamil Nadu.

clock January 23, 2020Sandra Salibian

Sophie Labbé


Sophie Labbé Joins Firmenich

She becomes principle perfumer of the supplier’s fine fragrance team.

clock October 22, 2019Jennifer Weil

Firmenich's perfume factory Geneva


Firmenich to Take Minority Stake in Robertet

The world’s largest privately held fragrance and flavors supplier will take a 17 percent stake in the French natural ingredients producer.

clock September 26, 2019Jennifer Weil

The Akro Night fragrance.


Master Perfumer Olivier Cresp Talks Fragrance Addiction

He and his daughter Anaïs have developed a niche perfume line, called Akro.

clock July 10, 2019Jennifer Weil

Mehdi Lisi

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Firmenich Names VP of Fine Fragrance Creative Development Center

Mehdi Lisi joins the fragrance and flavors supplier in the role.

clock February 26, 2019Jennifer Weil

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