We all love the smell of natural essential oils but can the world sustain our demand for them? Specialised natural ingredients for perfumery such as patchouli, tonka beans and benzoin are produced in exotic countries, often with fragile eco-systems or strong competition for use of land. The challenges are clear.

Our journey to sustainable natural ingredients started in 2007. Since then we have boosted traceability and secured key supply chains for naturals used in perfumery, taking great strides to support communities that grow these crops. We have fostered natural ingredient innovation and forged unique partnerships, taking our expertise and passion right to the source of the ingredients that inspire our perfumers.

We’re directly involved with growers because we strongly believe that we can not only secure better supply, mitigate market volatility, but also improve qualities and increase innovation from naturals. By influencing the market in a positive way and keeping a long-term vision, we bring benefits for our customers and suppliers and help preserve the magic of fragrance for consumers worldwide.

 

Innovative naturals
Our perfumers draw on a spectrum of beautifully crafted natural ingredients which include a selection of carefully stewarded, ethically sourced materials.
Patchouli
from Indonesia and Malaysia
The potent appeal of patchouli
Patchouli from Indonesia and Malaysia
The potent appeal of patchouli
Vetiver
from Haiti
Discovering the roots
of masculinity in Haiti
Vetiver from Haiti
Discovering the roots of masculinity in Haiti
Ylang ylang
from Madagascar
A new dawn for ylang ylang
Ylang ylang from Madagascar
A new dawn for ylang ylang
Tonka beans
from Venezuela
On the trail of tonka
Tonka beans from Venezuela
On the trail of tonka
Benzoin
from Laos
The ingredient that tells
a story of a people
Benzoin from Laos
The ingredient that tells a story of a people
Lavender
from France
Soothing solutions for lavender farmers
for lavender farmers
Lavender from France
Soothing solutions for lavender farmers for lavender farmers
Vanilla
from Madagascar
Under the skin
of the world's best bean
Vanilla from Madagascar
Under the skin of the world's best bean
Sandalwood
from Australia
Doing good for sandalwood
Sandalwood from Australia
Doing good for sandalwood