3 Dec 2019
Keeping up the momentum against global warming: Givaudan signs UN’s Business Ambition for 1.5°C
Givaudan announced today that it has signed the pledge “Business Ambition for 1.5°C” proposed by the United Nations to aim for net-zero value chain emissions by 2050.
27 Nov 2019
Givaudan doubles flavour production capacity in China with expansion of Nantong manufacturing facility
Givaudan, the world’s leading flavour and fragrances company, today officially inaugurated a new extension to its Nantong manufacturing facility aimed to support the capacity on liquid flavour production for beverages, dairy and sweet goods.
26 Nov 2019
Givaudan to acquire cosmetics business of Indena
As part of its 2020 strategy to expand the capabilities of its Active Beauty business, Givaudan today announced that it has reached an agreement to acquire the cosmetics business of Indena.
19 Nov 2019
Givaudan introduces newly defined purpose
Givaudan has revealed its Company purpose supported by bold and ambitious goals as the Company enters the final year of its 2020 strategy and prepares for the next strategic cycle.
14 Nov 2019
Givaudan publishes insights from Givaudan’s Chef’s Council 2019
Givaudan, the world’s leading flavour and fragrance company, has published initial insights and the first commercial innovation inspired by the fifth savoury edition of its global Chef’s Council event – The Protein Challenge.
8 Nov 2019
Givaudan to acquire Ungerer
As part of its 2020 strategy to expand the capabilities of its global flavour and fragrance business, Givaudan today announced that it has reached an agreement to acquire Ungerer & Company, the US based Flavour, Fragrance and Specialty Ingredients company.
30 Oct 2019
Givaudan presents a new biotechnology approach for synthesising the most widely used biodegradable fragrance ingredient, Ambrofix
Ambrofix, one of the most widely used biodegradable fragrance ingredients, is now produced using Givaudan’s new breakthrough biotechnology which delivers identical olfactive qualities as the traditional method while being the most sustainable and carbon efficient on the market.
17 Oct 2019
2019 Investor Days
Givaudan’s 2019 Investor Days took place in Kemptthal on 15 and 16 October in the newly inaugurated Zurich Innovation Centre (ZIC).
10 Oct 2019
2019 Nine month sales
In the first nine months of 2019 Givaudan recorded sales of CHF 4,664 million, an increase of 6.4% on a like-for-like basis and 14.5% in Swiss francs.
2 Oct 2019
Givaudan Active Beauty introduces i-MAPS, the first instant microbiome profiling system in the cosmetics industry
Givaudan Active Beauty unveils the first instant microbiome analysis and profiling system (i-MAPS) allowing customers to expand their product offering to include skincare products tailored to the unique microbiome of their consumers.
23 Sep 2019
Givaudan rises up to the highest climate action ambition
Aligns greenhouse gas (GHG) emission targets in order to limit global warming at 1.5°C Aims for a reduction of 70% in GHG emissions by 2030 Pursuing a longstanding commitment to climate action, Givaudan takes its ambition to the highest level by aligning GHG emission targets to limit global
20 Sep 2019
Givaudan ranks in top 1% in 2019 EcoVadis survey
Givaudan announced today that it has ranked in the top 1% of the 55,000 companies participating in the 2019 EcoVadis Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) assessment with a score of 72/100. This result earned Givaudan a gold rating for the fifth year in a row.
16 Sep 2019
Analyst visit to biorefinery at Pomacle
On 13 September 2019, Givaudan welcomed 34 investors and analysts to its ‘white biotechnology’ Centre of Excellence at Pomacle in France, where active cosmetic ingredients are researched, developed and produced.
6 Sep 2019
Givaudan completes the acquisition of Drom
Givaudan, the global leader in flavours and fragrances, today announced that it has completed the acquisition of Drom. Givaudan had announced that it had reached an agreement to acquire the company in July 2019.
2 Sep 2019
Givaudan completes acquisition of Vietnamese flavour company Golden Frog
Givaudan, the global leader in fragrances and flavours, today announced it has completed the acquisition of Golden Frog, a Vietnamese flavour company. Givaudan had announced that it had reached an agreement to acquire the company in May 2019.