Fragrance makes the difference: new study highlights social and economic value of fragrance industry

Press releases   •   Jun 13, 2019 11:00 CEST

A new report prepared by PwC for The International Fragrance Association (IFRA) shows fragrance provides €7.2bn in Value Added and can boost value of consumer products by factor of ten.

Fragrance industry renews pledge to multi-stakeholder partnership for consumer protection

Press releases   •   Feb 26, 2019 10:00 CET

Senior parliamentarians have welcomed the renewed commitment of the international fragrance industry to a multi-stakeholder partnership focused on the safety of fragrance allergens.

Introducing IFRA to the Middle East

Blog posts   •   Dec 09, 2018 23:38 CET

IFRA President Martina Bianchini participated in the Fragrance Innovation Arabia conference, joining many passionate and engaged professionals from the fragrance industry in Dubai and allowing them to understand more about what IFRA does.

EU still leads the way on animal testing alternatives, industry representative says

News   •   Dec 03, 2018 18:00 CET

The EU continues to lead the world in balancing ethics with science, although the gap with other regions is “significantly” narrowing, Charles Laroche, IFRA Europe Regional Director and industry co-chair of the European Partnership for Alternative Approaches to Animal Testing, told EurActiv.

Creativity, Growth and Sustainability on the agenda as IFRA hosts Annual Meeting in Paris

News   •   Nov 09, 2018 16:10 CET

Creativity, Growth and Sustainability were on the agenda as IFRA hosted its second Annual Meeting in Paris from 7-9 November 2018.

Michael Carlos on the launch of the IFRA Asia-Pacific Branch Office in Singapore

News   •   Oct 23, 2018 12:30 CEST

IFRA Chairman Michael Carlos talks to Money FM 89.3 in Singapore about the launch of the IFRA Asia-Pacific Branch Office. Recorded on 23 October 2018.

Fragrance industry renews focus on safety, sustainability and partnerships at Singapore launch event

Press releases   •   Oct 23, 2018 12:00 CEST

The International Fragrance Association (IFRA) launched its Asia- Pacific branch office on Monday with a promise to renew its focus on safety, sustainability and partnerships in the region.

Global fragrance sector welcomes new member at inaugural annual meeting

Press releases   •   Nov 16, 2017 12:00 CET

The International Fragrance Association has further expanded its global scope with the addition of the Chilean Flavour and Fragrance Association as a national association member.

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