Perfumers

Lancôme Trésor Wins 2021 Fragrance Foundation Hall Of Fame Award

Friday, June 11, 2021 - 1:19pm

NEW YORK, June 11, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The Fragrance Foundation (TFF) held its annual awards ceremony to honor the year's most prestigious fragrances and Lancme Trsor won the 2021 Hall of Fame Award.

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  • NEW YORK, June 11, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The Fragrance Foundation (TFF) held its annual awards ceremony to honor the year's most prestigious fragrances and Lancme Trsor won the 2021 Hall of Fame Award.
  • Lancme Trsor, iconic Eau de Parfum since 1990, won the 2021 Hall of Fame Award from The Fragrance Foundation (TFF).
  • "It is an honor to receive the Fragrance Foundation's Hall of Fame Award on behalf of the worldwide Lancme team," says Stuart Leitch, President, Lancome USA.
  • "Trsor is the fragrance of treasured moments and is internationally recognized for its strong identity of love, romance and elegance which has made it one of the greatest women's fragrance classics of all time."

Newly opened Perfumery Museum offers visitors a journey in fragrance and tests their sense of scent

Thursday, May 27, 2021 - 7:40pm

Upon entering the space, visitors are briefly introduced to the history of fragrance followed by a curated display of vintage perfume bottles from fashion houses such as Guerlain and Lanvin.

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  • Upon entering the space, visitors are briefly introduced to the history of fragrance followed by a curated display of vintage perfume bottles from fashion houses such as Guerlain and Lanvin.
  • As part of its vision to more than just a physical space with viewable exhibitions and interactive activities, the Perfumery Museum plans to offer future programming uniquely tied to fragrance.
  • The Perfumery Museum is one of several QAIC initiatives focused on the museum experience that combine art and education into an accessible format.
  • For information on the Perfumery Museum, upcoming attractions, and to schedule a private tour of the space, go to qataramerica.org/perfumery-museum/ .

Coty Announces Andrew Stanleick Is Appointed CEO of Kylie Jenner Beauty Brands

Wednesday, May 26, 2021 - 8:00am

Coty Inc. (NYSE: COTY), one of the worlds leading beauty companies and the global leader in fragrances, today announced the promotion of Andrew Stanleick to Chief Executive Officer (CEO) for the beauty business created by Kylie Jenner.

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  • Coty Inc. (NYSE: COTY), one of the worlds leading beauty companies and the global leader in fragrances, today announced the promotion of Andrew Stanleick to Chief Executive Officer (CEO) for the beauty business created by Kylie Jenner.
  • In addition, Stanleick will also manage Kim Kardashian Wests business for Coty with a focus for both brands on driving global expansion and entry into new beauty categories.
  • Stanleick, who is based in New York City, will assume his new global responsibilities in addition to his current role as Coty EVP Americas.
  • Commenting on the announcement, Sue Y. Nabi, Coty's CEO, said, Andrew is a very experienced and respected Coty leader who has demonstrated strong business development acumen, strategic rigor, and customer orientation.

The Estée Lauder Companies Announces New Equity and Engagement Center of Excellence

Thursday, March 4, 2021 - 12:00pm

The Este Lauder Companies (NYSE:EL) announced today that it has established a new Equity and Engagement Center of Excellence (COE).

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  • The Este Lauder Companies (NYSE:EL) announced today that it has established a new Equity and Engagement Center of Excellence (COE).
  • The creation of this new capability underscores The Este Lauder Companies (ELC) core values and commitments to build greater equity and representation within every aspect of its business, from its employees to its consumers.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210304005218/en/
    Nicole Monson Appointed to Lead COE as Senior Vice President, Equity and Engagement (Photo: Business Wire)
    The Equity and Engagement COE will be led by Nicole Monson, who has been appointed Senior Vice President, Equity and Engagement.
  • The Este Lauder Companies Inc. is one of the worlds leading manufacturers and marketers of quality skin care, makeup, fragrance and hair care products.

Fine Fragrance RE│IMAGINED: Firmenich and Central Saint Martins Project the Future Role of Fine Fragrance

Wednesday, March 3, 2021 - 3:00pm

"Firmenich is empowering a positive future for fine fragrance,"said Ilaria Resta, President, Global Perfumery, Firmenich.

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  • "Firmenich is empowering a positive future for fine fragrance,"said Ilaria Resta, President, Global Perfumery, Firmenich.
  • They represent both the future of luxury and the ultimate essence of fine fragrance," added Mehdi Lisi, VP, Global Fine Fragrance, Creation, Development and Innovation (CDI), Firmenich.
  • Bethany Shepherd, Professor of MA Narrative Environments at Central Saint Martins said: "This is the first time our students have worked with perfume.
  • More information about Firmenich is available at www.firmenich.com
    Central Saint Martins, UAL is globally renowned for the creative energy of its students, staff and graduates.

Fine Fragrance RE│IMAGINED: Firmenich and Central Saint Martins Project the Future Role of Fine Fragrance

Wednesday, March 3, 2021 - 3:00pm

"Firmenich is empowering a positive future for fine fragrance,"said Ilaria Resta, President, Global Perfumery, Firmenich.

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  • "Firmenich is empowering a positive future for fine fragrance,"said Ilaria Resta, President, Global Perfumery, Firmenich.
  • They represent both the future of luxury and the ultimate essence of fine fragrance," added Mehdi Lisi, VP, Global Fine Fragrance, Creation, Development and Innovation (CDI), Firmenich.
  • Bethany Shepherd, Professor of MA Narrative Environments at Central Saint Martins said: "This is the first time our students have worked with perfume.
  • More information about Firmenich is available at www.firmenich.com
    Central Saint Martins, UAL is globally renowned for the creative energy of its students, staff and graduates.

Pura’s New Creative Director James Harden Introduces an Exclusive Line of Signature Fragrances

Monday, February 1, 2021 - 2:30pm

Innovative smart home fragrance brand, Pura and NBA All-Star James Harden announced today the launch of his two signature fragrances, 13-Confidence and 13-Relaxation.

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  • Innovative smart home fragrance brand, Pura and NBA All-Star James Harden announced today the launch of his two signature fragrances, 13-Confidence and 13-Relaxation.
  • In his role as Creative Director, Harden worked alongside the leading innovator in sensory experiences, International Flavors & Fragrances renowned Senior Perfumer, Laurent LeGuernec, and the Pura team to bring these scents to life.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210201005216/en/
    Pura and Creative Director James Harden introduce a new exclusive line of signature fragrances including 13-Confidence and 13-Relaxation.
  • Pura x James Harden Fragrances retail for $18 each or $85 for the set, inclusive of the Pura device and two James Harden fragrances, available now on www.TryPura.com .

Firmenich Appoints Levenza Toh as Vice President, Perfumery, Southeast Asia, Japan & Korea

Tuesday, January 26, 2021 - 1:00pm

GENEVA, Jan. 26, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Firmenich, the world's largest privately-owned perfume and taste company, is pleased to announce the appointment of Levenza Toh to the position of Vice President, Perfumery, Southeast Asia, Japan and Korea.

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  • GENEVA, Jan. 26, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Firmenich, the world's largest privately-owned perfume and taste company, is pleased to announce the appointment of Levenza Toh to the position of Vice President, Perfumery, Southeast Asia, Japan and Korea.
  • "Levenza joins Firmenich with a strong understanding of local market dynamics, drawing from her extensive international experience and deep knowledge of the Asian market," said Felix Frowein, Senior Vice President, Global Consumer Fragrances, Firmenich.
  • Toh replaces Rajan Arul, who is retiring from Firmenich after 33 years with the organization.
  • Arul first joined Firmenich Singapore in 1988 and worked in Mumbai, Geneva and London during his career.

Firmenich Appoints Levenza Toh as Vice President, Perfumery, Southeast Asia, Japan & Korea

Tuesday, January 26, 2021 - 1:00pm

GENEVA, Jan. 26, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Firmenich, the world's largest privately-owned perfume and taste company, is pleased to announce the appointment of Levenza Toh to the position of Vice President, Perfumery, Southeast Asia, Japan and Korea.

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  • GENEVA, Jan. 26, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Firmenich, the world's largest privately-owned perfume and taste company, is pleased to announce the appointment of Levenza Toh to the position of Vice President, Perfumery, Southeast Asia, Japan and Korea.
  • "Levenza joins Firmenich with a strong understanding of local market dynamics, drawing from her extensive international experience and deep knowledge of the Asian market," said Felix Frowein, Senior Vice President, Global Consumer Fragrances, Firmenich.
  • Toh replaces Rajan Arul, who is retiring from Firmenich after 33 years with the organization.
  • Arul first joined Firmenich Singapore in 1988 and worked in Mumbai, Geneva and London during his career.

Meet the Exquisite Perfume Collection by Benigna Parfums - the Extraordinary Luxury Niche Fragrances Captivating the World with Their Fusion of Artistry and Compelling Storytelling - Premiering Soon in a Cinema!

Friday, January 1, 2021 - 12:07pm

And, in a bold, creative move they are set to premier a film inspired by their exquisite perfumes in Cinema soon.

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  • And, in a bold, creative move they are set to premier a film inspired by their exquisite perfumes in Cinema soon.
  • Interestingly, many of them have to be aged from 2 to 5 years to produce only 2 kilos (4.4 pounds) of fragranced oil.
  • These wonderful notes and ingredients can be seen in the following Youtube video , where the master perfumer, Cecile Zarokian, talks in detail about the process of producing the Benigna Parfums fragrances.
  • The plot revolves around a female protagonist on a mission to produce the most exquisite perfume ever created.