NEWS ABOUT THE FRAGRANCE INDUSTRY
LOVE ME, LOVE ME
Love, Me ... Solid Perfume Compacts are scent
folios designed for the woman-on-the-go. Each
folio packs three multi-textured solid perfumes,
each of which are meant to mix and match
with one another to yield a layered, blended
and personalized fragrance experience. Each
folio contains various “elemental” notes
of earth, air, water and fire fragrance.
Love, Me ... Potion is a roll-on perfume
contained in an easy-to-use cylinder
designed to be slipped into the glove
compartment or a lady’ handbag.
Fragrance notes include Amazon
pusanga, rose, amber and sandalwood.
Palettes by Tod
Young is a series
of six color
palettes created by
Tod Young that
blend color with
scent to create a
experience. The fragrances are intended to enhance the color scheme
of any room in one’s home, regardless of the decor or furniture style.
Palette tone themes include: Neutral, Pastel, Primary, Jewel, Earth
and Gray. www.todyounginc.com
Bottega Veneta announced a partnership with Coty, Inc. to create,
develop and distribute a line of fragrances under the Bottega Veneta
brand name, representing the company’s first fragrance collection.
The International Fragrance Association assumed fragrance-related regulatory and advocacy activities of the European Flavour &
Fragrance Association on Jan. 1, 2010.
International Flavors & Fragrances (IFF) opened a 460-square-
meter facility in Russia for its creative, technical and customer support
teams serving markets in Russia, Ukraine, Belarus and Central Asia.
Sam Boylan to senior analyst, CPL Aromas.
BEST OF TWO WORLDS
Drom Fragrances’ master perfume
Pierre-Constantin Gueros worked
with brand owners Britt Hovde
Ross and Elisabeth Steen to create
Kristiansand New York, a men’s
fragrance designed to marry aspects of
both the American city and Norway’s
holiday beach retreat. Musk, amber
and light powdery notes induce the
aura of New York, while masculine
woods, raw pepper and crisp green
notes topped by clary sage add a Norwegian punch to the scent.
Available at www.kristiansandnewyork.com.
12 Fragrance Focus
GCI February 2010