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Reduce sugar, retain great taste with ‘Beyond Sweetness’

In November 2018, we launched ‘Beyond Sweetness’, a new product development approach that combines new ingredients and a proprietary sensory language and deep understanding of sweetness and satisfaction.

Reduce sugar, retain great taste with ‘Beyond Sweetness’

In November 2018, we launched ‘Beyond Sweetness’, a new product development approach that combines new ingredients and a proprietary sensory language and deep understanding of sweetness and satisfaction.

‘Kitchen Ingredients’ meeting consumer needs for clean, clear labels

The ‘Kitchen Ingredients’ portfolio allows our customers to provide consumers with great taste from natural ingredients they recognise from their own kitchens.

‘Kitchen Ingredients’ meeting consumer needs for clean, clear labels

The ‘Kitchen Ingredients’ portfolio allows our customers to provide consumers with great taste from natural ingredients they recognise from their own kitchens.

Getting inside the heads of vegans, vegetarians and flexitarians with Plant Attitude

The team behind what would eventually become known as Plant Attitude – the programme around our plant protein capabilities – started out with a simple hypothesis: you cannot assume that all people who do not eat meat have the same habits, ideas or lifestyles.

Getting inside the heads of vegans, vegetarians and flexitarians with Plant Attitude

The team behind what would eventually become known as Plant Attitude – the programme around our plant protein capabilities – started out with a simple hypothesis: you cannot assume that all people who do not eat meat have the same habits, ideas or lifestyles.

Alternative to animal testing for predicting skin sensitisation

Givaudan has been working with BASF and the Institute for In Vitro Sciences (IIVS), to validate a new approach to predicting skin sensitisation.

Alternative to animal testing for predicting skin sensitisation

Givaudan has been working with BASF and the Institute for In Vitro Sciences (IIVS), to validate a new approach to predicting skin sensitisation.

Towards a digital future of exciting possibilities

The possibilities of future innovations has led to the creation in early 2018 of a Givaudan-supported academic chair at CentraleSupélec, one of France’s top higher education institutions.

Towards a digital future of exciting possibilities

The possibilities of future innovations has led to the creation in early 2018 of a Givaudan-supported academic chair at CentraleSupélec, one of France’s top higher education institutions.

Going boldly into a fragrant future with ‘Star Trek’

Have you ever wondered what it smells like on board the Starship Enterprise?

Going boldly into a fragrant future with ‘Star Trek’

Have you ever wondered what it smells like on board the Starship Enterprise?

Delight: Translating the pleasure of flavours into fragrances

Using the combined knowledge of our expert flavourists and perfumers, we have explored the factors that make flavours so deliciously satisfying, and harnessed these to make our fragrances more intense and irresistible than ever before.

Delight: Translating the pleasure of flavours into fragrances

Using the combined knowledge of our expert flavourists and perfumers, we have explored the factors that make flavours so deliciously satisfying, and harnessed these to make our fragrances more intense and irresistible than ever before.

Immerse yourself in the magical world of perfume creation

Givaudan will be making a splash at Somerset House in London this summer as part of an extraordinary new exhibition: ‘Perfume: A sensory journey through contemporary scent’.

Immerse yourself in the magical world of perfume creation

Givaudan will be making a splash at Somerset House in London this summer as part of an extraordinary new exhibition: ‘Perfume: A sensory journey through contemporary scent’.

Coming full circle

How a circular economy model in northeast France is sustainably transforming the way we produce active cosmetic ingredients.

Coming full circle

How a circular economy model in northeast France is sustainably transforming the way we produce active cosmetic ingredients.

Green chemistry in action

In recent years, the principles of green chemistry, and in particular the emerging field of bioscience research, have been actively applied as a key approach to sustainable innovation at Givaudan.

Green chemistry in action

In recent years, the principles of green chemistry, and in particular the emerging field of bioscience research, have been actively applied as a key approach to sustainable innovation at Givaudan.

Tougher regulations: obligation or opportunity?

An ever-changing regulatory landscape is driving manufacturers to use more environmentally friendly ingredients, by way of changing materials or formulations. The challenge is how to react quickly to these new legislations and how to design replacements – whilst maintaining business as usual for customers.

Tougher regulations: obligation or opportunity?

An ever-changing regulatory landscape is driving manufacturers to use more environmentally friendly ingredients, by way of changing materials or formulations. The challenge is how to react quickly to these new legislations and how to design replacements – whilst maintaining business as usual for customers.

Early testing for a superior innovation pipeline

Innovations that enable the early testing of molecules have a wide range of benefits for customers, consumers and the environment.

Early testing for a superior innovation pipeline

Innovations that enable the early testing of molecules have a wide range of benefits for customers, consumers and the environment.

The protein revolution

After water, protein is the most important macro-nutrient on earth for human existence and health. Givaudan is now applying its holistic expertise, and partnering with external experts in this field, to create delicious high protein products that may just change the future food landscape.

The protein revolution

After water, protein is the most important macro-nutrient on earth for human existence and health. Givaudan is now applying its holistic expertise, and partnering with external experts in this field, to create delicious high protein products that may just change the future food landscape.

Givaudan partners with ‘world-changing’ olfactory innovation

Givaudan’s Paris-based innovation team helped this young entrepreneur develop a delicious palette of morning aromas for his revolutionary ‘olfactory alarm clock’.

Givaudan partners with ‘world-changing’ olfactory innovation

Givaudan’s Paris-based innovation team helped this young entrepreneur develop a delicious palette of morning aromas for his revolutionary ‘olfactory alarm clock’.

More for Singapore

When Givaudan first opened its dedicated facility in northern Singapore in 1995, in an underdeveloped area known as ‘Woodlands’, the futuristic site was described as resembling ‘an alien spaceship that had landed in no man’s land’.

More for Singapore

When Givaudan first opened its dedicated facility in northern Singapore in 1995, in an underdeveloped area known as ‘Woodlands’, the futuristic site was described as resembling ‘an alien spaceship that had landed in no man’s land’.

Responsible sourcing: A progress report

Making progress with our partners in responsible sourcing.

Responsible sourcing: A progress report

Making progress with our partners in responsible sourcing.

‘P’ is for partnerships – and people

Giving migrant children in Thailand an appreciation of clean teeth and hands is just one way Givaudan employees around the world are reaching out to their communities.

‘P’ is for partnerships – and people

Giving migrant children in Thailand an appreciation of clean teeth and hands is just one way Givaudan employees around the world are reaching out to their communities.

Perceptions of ‘natural’

‘Natural’ means different things to different people. Givaudan’s Consumer Sensory Insights team set out to learn what it means in flavours – and for sustainability.

Perceptions of ‘natural’

‘Natural’ means different things to different people. Givaudan’s Consumer Sensory Insights team set out to learn what it means in flavours – and for sustainability.

Cultivating a sense of leadership

Partnering with employees to grow the leaders of tomorrow.

Cultivating a sense of leadership

Partnering with employees to grow the leaders of tomorrow.

Partnering for sustainable success

Together, we are stronger: some of the ways we work together with our employees, suppliers and customers towards shared success.

Partnering for sustainable success

Together, we are stronger: some of the ways we work together with our employees, suppliers and customers towards shared success.

Making Latin America a healthier place to eat, drink and live

A recent symposium held in Argentina, Brazil, Colombia and Mexico is the third of its kind, helping our customers to align with government policies in the region to bring about healthier lifestyles.

Making Latin America a healthier place to eat, drink and live

A recent symposium held in Argentina, Brazil, Colombia and Mexico is the third of its kind, helping our customers to align with government policies in the region to bring about healthier lifestyles.

Once-in-a decade Super Bloom

Wild and wonderful floral phenomenon inspires epic field trip into the California desert.

Once-in-a decade Super Bloom

Wild and wonderful floral phenomenon inspires epic field trip into the California desert.

Celebrating 70 years: Givaudan’s Perfumery School has the formula for remaining inspired and inventive

Image Almost every morning for seventy years, a handful of students in a school outside Paris have started the day with a rigorous assessment. The eight dedicated students at Givaudan’s Perfumery School all attempt the Jean Carles test each day: to sniff a whiff of a single ingredient and  train

Celebrating 70 years: Givaudan’s Perfumery School has the formula for remaining inspired and inventive

Image Almost every morning for seventy years, a handful of students in a school outside Paris have started the day with a rigorous assessment. The eight dedicated students at Givaudan’s Perfumery School all attempt the Jean Carles test each day: to sniff a whiff of a single ingredient and  train

Eco-efficiency: On target for 2020

How does Givaudan operate to achieve its eco-efficiency objectives? Around the world, our operational experts are putting their heads together.

Eco-efficiency: On target for 2020

How does Givaudan operate to achieve its eco-efficiency objectives? Around the world, our operational experts are putting their heads together.

Coming full circle

How a circular economy model in northeast France is sustainably transforming the way we produce active cosmetic ingredients.

Coming full circle

How a circular economy model in northeast France is sustainably transforming the way we produce active cosmetic ingredients.

Full steam ahead

Reducing our carbon footprint in Mexico: Givaudan’s Pedro Escobedo site has significantly cut carbon emissions by switching from fuel oil to natural gas, and is set to generate its own electricity and steam with cogeneration.

Full steam ahead

Reducing our carbon footprint in Mexico: Givaudan’s Pedro Escobedo site has significantly cut carbon emissions by switching from fuel oil to natural gas, and is set to generate its own electricity and steam with cogeneration.

Going green in India

Givaudan’s Green Teams bring passion and enthusiasm to achieve our eco-efficiency targets all over the world, and India is a recent example.

Going green in India

Givaudan’s Green Teams bring passion and enthusiasm to achieve our eco-efficiency targets all over the world, and India is a recent example.

Making every drop count

How to produce the same high-quality ingredients for flavours and fragrances while using less water? A look at some of the innovative ways our sites are making every drop count.

Making every drop count

How to produce the same high-quality ingredients for flavours and fragrances while using less water? A look at some of the innovative ways our sites are making every drop count.

The protein revolution

After water, protein is the most important macro-nutrient on earth for human existence and health. Givaudan is now applying its holistic expertise, and partnering with external experts in this field, to create delicious high protein products that may just change the future food landscape.

The protein revolution

After water, protein is the most important macro-nutrient on earth for human existence and health. Givaudan is now applying its holistic expertise, and partnering with external experts in this field, to create delicious high protein products that may just change the future food landscape.

Tougher regulations: obligation or opportunity?

An ever-changing regulatory landscape is driving manufacturers to use more environmentally friendly ingredients, by way of changing materials or formulations. The challenge is how to react quickly to these new legislations and how to design replacements – whilst maintaining business as usual for customers.

Tougher regulations: obligation or opportunity?

An ever-changing regulatory landscape is driving manufacturers to use more environmentally friendly ingredients, by way of changing materials or formulations. The challenge is how to react quickly to these new legislations and how to design replacements – whilst maintaining business as usual for customers.

Early testing for a superior innovation pipeline

Thanks to innovative research, Givaudan has developed early stage testing methods that bring high quality molecules faster to market, reduce reliance on animal testing, and lessen impacts to the environment.

Early testing for a superior innovation pipeline

Thanks to innovative research, Givaudan has developed early stage testing methods that bring high quality molecules faster to market, reduce reliance on animal testing, and lessen impacts to the environment.

Green chemistry in action

In recent years, the principles of green chemistry, and in particular the emerging field of bioscience research, have been actively applied as a key approach to sustainable innovation at Givaudan.

Green chemistry in action

In recent years, the principles of green chemistry, and in particular the emerging field of bioscience research, have been actively applied as a key approach to sustainable innovation at Givaudan.

Adventure and exploration around the globe

From the 1700s, when tall ships carried perfumes and oils across the oceans, to the 1930s and 40s, when famed researcher Ernest Guenther travelled the world in search of the best sources of essential oils, adventure and exploration has been deep in Givaudan’s roots.

Adventure and exploration around the globe

From the 1700s, when tall ships carried perfumes and oils across the oceans, to the 1930s and 40s, when famed researcher Ernest Guenther travelled the world in search of the best sources of essential oils, adventure and exploration has been deep in Givaudan’s roots.

Making a positive difference by renewed eco-efficiency commitments

We have been tackling our eco-efficiency targets to limit the impact of our activities on the environment for some time, and now we are setting more ambitious goals for 2020.

Making a positive difference by renewed eco-efficiency commitments

We have been tackling our eco-efficiency targets to limit the impact of our activities on the environment for some time, and now we are setting more ambitious goals for 2020.

Staying beautiful longer: Building our ACI business

Our cutting-edge range of active cosmetic ingredients is the beauty of science, inspiring well-being.

Staying beautiful longer: Building our ACI business

Our cutting-edge range of active cosmetic ingredients is the beauty of science, inspiring well-being.

A love affair with citrus: An inspiring consumer trend

Consumers love citrus. From oranges and lemons to grapefruit and limes, citrus is used every day in juices, fizzy drinks, tea and cooking. It is truly a global flavour favourite.

A love affair with citrus: An inspiring consumer trend

Consumers love citrus. From oranges and lemons to grapefruit and limes, citrus is used every day in juices, fizzy drinks, tea and cooking. It is truly a global flavour favourite.

Mapping the regulatory landscape for sourcing

Due to the ever-increasing need for sustainable products, Givaudan is faced with challenges that come with a constantly shifting global regulatory landscape.

Mapping the regulatory landscape for sourcing

Due to the ever-increasing need for sustainable products, Givaudan is faced with challenges that come with a constantly shifting global regulatory landscape.

Madagascar, partnering for sustainable clove leaf oil

Think Madagascar, think a lush tropical island famous for its vibrant and exotic wildlife and flora.

Madagascar, partnering for sustainable clove leaf oil

Think Madagascar, think a lush tropical island famous for its vibrant and exotic wildlife and flora.

Transforming traditions for the future

In Andalusia, Spain, traditional methods of processing the fragrant Cistus Labdanum gum were out-dated and not optimised for local workers or the environment. Something had to be done. Read our progress report.

Transforming traditions for the future

In Andalusia, Spain, traditional methods of processing the fragrant Cistus Labdanum gum were out-dated and not optimised for local workers or the environment. Something had to be done. Read our progress report.

Fly with us over the fragrant fields of France

Inspired use of stunning new technology now allows us to take you closer than ever before to the source of our passion – our plants.

Fly with us over the fragrant fields of France

Inspired use of stunning new technology now allows us to take you closer than ever before to the source of our passion – our plants.

Connect, chat and change at key events

Givaudan’s presentations at the World Perfumery Congress and the Sustainable Cosmetics Summit in 2014 spoke of a future with challenges, but one where our industry is coming up roses. Here we explain why attending these events is so important.

Connect, chat and change at key events

Givaudan’s presentations at the World Perfumery Congress and the Sustainable Cosmetics Summit in 2014 spoke of a future with challenges, but one where our industry is coming up roses. Here we explain why attending these events is so important.

Doing more to impact less

2014 saw another strong set of results against our 2020 eco-efficiency targets. When Givaudan began its sustainability journey at the turn of the century, eco-efficiency was central to our efforts. As global awareness around climate change passed from scientific communities into popular consciousness, we recognised the part we had to play in minimising the effects of CO2 emissions.

Doing more to impact less

2014 saw another strong set of results against our 2020 eco-efficiency targets. When Givaudan began its sustainability journey at the turn of the century, eco-efficiency was central to our efforts. As global awareness around climate change passed from scientific communities into popular consciousness, we recognised the part we had to play in minimising the effects of CO2 emissions.

Can a face cream save the planet?

From face creams to new fuels, the fascinating world of natural bioscience holds exciting potential for the future. Few people know that the cutting-edge research into active cosmetic ingredients based on bioscience is also incubating new and exciting options for our world’s fuel and resourcing challenges.

Can a face cream save the planet?

From face creams to new fuels, the fascinating world of natural bioscience holds exciting potential for the future. Few people know that the cutting-edge research into active cosmetic ingredients based on bioscience is also incubating new and exciting options for our world’s fuel and resourcing challenges.

Healthier choices, rich in possibilities

Health and wellness remains a key pillar of Givaudan’s corporate strategy, and lies at the heart of our sustainability efforts. 2014 saw Givaudan launch its latest addition to the TasteSolutions® portfolio, which has driven flavoursome, healthier eating options in the 21st Century. TasteSolutions® Richness goes some way to seeking out the ‘Holy Grail’ of flavour in readymade, processed foods, namely the recreation of rich, authentic ‘homemade’ taste sensations.

Healthier choices, rich in possibilities

Health and wellness remains a key pillar of Givaudan’s corporate strategy, and lies at the heart of our sustainability efforts. 2014 saw Givaudan launch its latest addition to the TasteSolutions® portfolio, which has driven flavoursome, healthier eating options in the 21st Century. TasteSolutions® Richness goes some way to seeking out the ‘Holy Grail’ of flavour in readymade, processed foods, namely the recreation of rich, authentic ‘homemade’ taste sensations.

Opening up the future of flavours in India

In August 2015, Givaudan released details of its 2020 strategy, which under the title ‘Responsible growth. Shared success’, looks to achieve an increased footprint in high growth markets as a key strategic pillar.

Opening up the future of flavours in India

In August 2015, Givaudan released details of its 2020 strategy, which under the title ‘Responsible growth. Shared success’, looks to achieve an increased footprint in high growth markets as a key strategic pillar.

AIM-PROGRESS: collaboration, compliance, and continuous improvement

AIM-PROGRESS is a global framework for multinationals, mainly fast moving consumer goods companies, which have joined forces in the name of responsible sourcing. For many of these large-scale consumer goods producers, raw materials form the backbone of their business, and these natural resources must be sourced, grown and harvested in a responsible manner along their supply chains.

AIM-PROGRESS: collaboration, compliance, and continuous improvement

AIM-PROGRESS is a global framework for multinationals, mainly fast moving consumer goods companies, which have joined forces in the name of responsible sourcing. For many of these large-scale consumer goods producers, raw materials form the backbone of their business, and these natural resources must be sourced, grown and harvested in a responsible manner along their supply chains.

An engaging approach in Mexico City

Engaging with our customers on sustainability issues brings additional resources to great causes.

An engaging approach in Mexico City

Engaging with our customers on sustainability issues brings additional resources to great causes.

No limits to sustainability

Partnering with our customers is mutually beneficial to achieving products with less environmental impact.

No limits to sustainability

Partnering with our customers is mutually beneficial to achieving products with less environmental impact.

ECVAM and OECD adopt Givaudan’s KeratinoSens® assay

For decades, the issue of animal testing on cosmetic products has proven an ethical dilemma for companies and consumers alike: whilst effective testing can ensure safety for products intended for human use, the practice of using sentient creatures for commercial gain has proved divisive and controversial.

ECVAM and OECD adopt Givaudan’s KeratinoSens® assay

For decades, the issue of animal testing on cosmetic products has proven an ethical dilemma for companies and consumers alike: whilst effective testing can ensure safety for products intended for human use, the practice of using sentient creatures for commercial gain has proved divisive and controversial.

Causing a stir with our coffee replacement solutions

Givaudan finds ingredients for our customers that provide the same experience for their consumers, while reducing the impact on our environment. To help relieve some of the pressure on our coffee resources we have developed a solid coffee replacement alternative.

Causing a stir with our coffee replacement solutions

Givaudan finds ingredients for our customers that provide the same experience for their consumers, while reducing the impact on our environment. To help relieve some of the pressure on our coffee resources we have developed a solid coffee replacement alternative.

Ethanol gets hung out to dry in Brazil

Reducing the use of expensive and risky materials such as ethanol at Givaudan’s Jaguaré site, in São Paulo, Brazil is just one example of how we are greening operations.

Ethanol gets hung out to dry in Brazil

Reducing the use of expensive and risky materials such as ethanol at Givaudan’s Jaguaré site, in São Paulo, Brazil is just one example of how we are greening operations.

Saying no to landfill in India

Givaudan has reduced recycled waste by 85 tonnes, eliminating the need for landfill and incineration at its facility in Jigani, Bangalore, India.

Saying no to landfill in India

Givaudan has reduced recycled waste by 85 tonnes, eliminating the need for landfill and incineration at its facility in Jigani, Bangalore, India.

Energy savings come out of the mist

By using mist instead of high-pressure water systems in our Naarden facility in the Netherlands, we were able to reduce carbon emissions and cut energy costs.

Energy savings come out of the mist

By using mist instead of high-pressure water systems in our Naarden facility in the Netherlands, we were able to reduce carbon emissions and cut energy costs.

Sustainability? Renewable? Biodegradable? Answering customer concerns

Consumers want to know the provenance of their products and our customers want to identify the environmental and social impacts of the products we supply.

Sustainability? Renewable? Biodegradable? Answering customer concerns

Consumers want to know the provenance of their products and our customers want to identify the environmental and social impacts of the products we supply.

Speaking for suppliers

In March 2014, Givaudan co-sponsored an AIM-PROGRESS event on responsible sourcing in conjunction with two of the world’s leading fast moving consumer goods companies, Nestlé and Bacardi. As a member of AIM-PROGRESS we were able to collaboratively host this event, using our voice to share the challenges and achievements of suppliers in their responsible sourcing journey.

Speaking for suppliers

In March 2014, Givaudan co-sponsored an AIM-PROGRESS event on responsible sourcing in conjunction with two of the world’s leading fast moving consumer goods companies, Nestlé and Bacardi. As a member of AIM-PROGRESS we were able to collaboratively host this event, using our voice to share the challenges and achievements of suppliers in their responsible sourcing journey.

Sedex – promoting a platform for responsible suppliers

Within its responsible sourcing commitment, Givaudan strives to ask all its strategic suppliers – whether for synthetics or natural ingredients – to adhere to standards set out by the Supplier Ethical Data Exchange, Sedex. Sedex is a data sharing platform and its standards ensure that suppliers address four key responsible sourcing pillars, namely Labour Standards, Business Integrity, Environment and Health & Safety. Sedex members can go on to carry out an audit – the Sedex Members Ethical Trade Audit, SMETA, as final validation of their commitment.

Sedex – promoting a platform for responsible suppliers

Within its responsible sourcing commitment, Givaudan strives to ask all its strategic suppliers – whether for synthetics or natural ingredients – to adhere to standards set out by the Supplier Ethical Data Exchange, Sedex. Sedex is a data sharing platform and its standards ensure that suppliers address four key responsible sourcing pillars, namely Labour Standards, Business Integrity, Environment and Health & Safety. Sedex members can go on to carry out an audit – the Sedex Members Ethical Trade Audit, SMETA, as final validation of their commitment.

Creating an exceptional end-to-end supply chain with raw material sourcing risk management

Whilst we look to source in a sustainable way, risk factors must always be considered. To be forewarned is to be forearmed, which is why the comprehensive Raw Material Risk Management system is an excellent tool for Givaudan.

Creating an exceptional end-to-end supply chain with raw material sourcing risk management

Whilst we look to source in a sustainable way, risk factors must always be considered. To be forewarned is to be forearmed, which is why the comprehensive Raw Material Risk Management system is an excellent tool for Givaudan.

Enhancing our traceability capability

To bring consumers quality sensory experiences we provide products that require specific ingredients from all around the world. The journey of these ingredients is important to us, and with programmes and initiatives in place, we create traceability.

Enhancing our traceability capability

To bring consumers quality sensory experiences we provide products that require specific ingredients from all around the world. The journey of these ingredients is important to us, and with programmes and initiatives in place, we create traceability.

How sustainable sourcing brings benefits to brands

Increasingly, consumers want reassurance that the ingredients in the products they delight in are responsibly sourced, with limited impacts to the environment and real benefits to the people that grow them.

How sustainable sourcing brings benefits to brands

Increasingly, consumers want reassurance that the ingredients in the products they delight in are responsibly sourced, with limited impacts to the environment and real benefits to the people that grow them.

A model with multiple benefits for vanilla farmers in Madagascar

Nestlé recognises sustainability projects with its Responsible Sourcing Award. In 2013, Givaudan was the recipient of an award in the Responsible Sourcing Vanilla category for its work in Madagascar.

A model with multiple benefits for vanilla farmers in Madagascar

Nestlé recognises sustainability projects with its Responsible Sourcing Award. In 2013, Givaudan was the recipient of an award in the Responsible Sourcing Vanilla category for its work in Madagascar.

The value of a virtuous circle

Innovation grows best in environments that are nurtured and developed. The allure of the essential oil ylang ylang inspired Diptyque to create a new scent: a great example of the ‘virtuous circle’ of responsible practices.

The value of a virtuous circle

Innovation grows best in environments that are nurtured and developed. The allure of the essential oil ylang ylang inspired Diptyque to create a new scent: a great example of the ‘virtuous circle’ of responsible practices.

Driving change through dialogue

Jürgen, Chief Procurement Officer, discusses a new initiative for cistus labdanum gum extraction in Andalusia that reduces environmental impacts. “A good example of our ability to drive change through supplier dialogue is seen in an initiative brought to life in 2013. One of our European

Driving change through dialogue

Jürgen, Chief Procurement Officer, discusses a new initiative for cistus labdanum gum extraction in Andalusia that reduces environmental impacts. “A good example of our ability to drive change through supplier dialogue is seen in an initiative brought to life in 2013. One of our European

Bringing taste balance to stevia’s natural sweetness

Helping our customers to develop healthier alternatives that surprise and delight consumers, offers huge opportunities for us in the area of health and wellness. A perfect example of how we’re creating sweetness alternatives can be seen in Givaudan’s achievements with sugar substitute stevia.

Bringing taste balance to stevia’s natural sweetness

Helping our customers to develop healthier alternatives that surprise and delight consumers, offers huge opportunities for us in the area of health and wellness. A perfect example of how we’re creating sweetness alternatives can be seen in Givaudan’s achievements with sugar substitute stevia.

Making ready-to-drink teas an even healthier option

Increasing the health benefits of beverages consumed by millions every day, such as ready-to-drink teas, can have a huge impact on global wellness.

Making ready-to-drink teas an even healthier option

Increasing the health benefits of beverages consumed by millions every day, such as ready-to-drink teas, can have a huge impact on global wellness.

Healthier options in Latin America

Nutrition is increasingly becoming the focus of governments, healthcare policymakers and our customers. In Latin America a demand for healthier options informs Givaudan’s TasteSolutions® programme, which is at the forefront of health and wellness flavours in the Latin American market.

Healthier options in Latin America

Nutrition is increasingly becoming the focus of governments, healthcare policymakers and our customers. In Latin America a demand for healthier options informs Givaudan’s TasteSolutions® programme, which is at the forefront of health and wellness flavours in the Latin American market.

A never-ending passion for citrus

Givaudan Flavour’s TasteTrek® programme is key to exploring citrus. This truly global programme dates back to 2006 when we began working in the University of California’s Citrus Variety Collection. Nearly ten years later, Givaudan’s collaboration with UCR typifies our ongoing commitment to both the University and citrus.

A never-ending passion for citrus

Givaudan Flavour’s TasteTrek® programme is key to exploring citrus. This truly global programme dates back to 2006 when we began working in the University of California’s Citrus Variety Collection. Nearly ten years later, Givaudan’s collaboration with UCR typifies our ongoing commitment to both the University and citrus.

Clear objectives on eco-efficiency

We’re working across the entire organisation to meet ambitious eco-efficiency targets in relation to energy, water and waste.

Clear objectives on eco-efficiency

We’re working across the entire organisation to meet ambitious eco-efficiency targets in relation to energy, water and waste.

On the road to Paris

In December 2015, 196 countries met in Paris for the latest United Nations Conference on Climate Change (COP21). Givaudan is proud to be one of over 180 companies committed to this ‘Road to Paris’ initiative.

On the road to Paris

In December 2015, 196 countries met in Paris for the latest United Nations Conference on Climate Change (COP21). Givaudan is proud to be one of over 180 companies committed to this ‘Road to Paris’ initiative.

A collaborative space for creativity in Asia Pacific

Givaudan’s new creative centre in Singapore was built to get the best out of our creative teams.

A collaborative space for creativity in Asia Pacific

Givaudan’s new creative centre in Singapore was built to get the best out of our creative teams.

Practising the art of flavour

Givaudan Flavours encompasses a world of endeavour to bring a diversity of flavours to consumers seeking rich, innovative taste sensations.

Practising the art of flavour

Givaudan Flavours encompasses a world of endeavour to bring a diversity of flavours to consumers seeking rich, innovative taste sensations.

Driving sustainability to new heights

The logistics of moving products from A to Z is a complex matter, as you would expect, for an international company such as Givaudan.

Driving sustainability to new heights

The logistics of moving products from A to Z is a complex matter, as you would expect, for an international company such as Givaudan.

It’s a matter of fluidity

We all take water for granted: from our morning shower to the refreshing litres we drink every day. Water goes well beyond meeting our personal needs though: it is essential to the smooth running of cities, towns and businesses.

It’s a matter of fluidity

We all take water for granted: from our morning shower to the refreshing litres we drink every day. Water goes well beyond meeting our personal needs though: it is essential to the smooth running of cities, towns and businesses.

Workshopping a new mindset

Change the way you look at things, and everything can be seen differently. Givaudan's Energy Workshops are now making staff see energy usage in a new light.

Workshopping a new mindset

Change the way you look at things, and everything can be seen differently. Givaudan's Energy Workshops are now making staff see energy usage in a new light.

Fashion and fragrance: a creative dialogue that is heaven scent

The artistic festival of Hyères is a bold creative platform for designers and perfumers alike.

Fashion and fragrance: a creative dialogue that is heaven scent

The artistic festival of Hyères is a bold creative platform for designers and perfumers alike.

Making an impact at a local level

Givaudan’s presentations at the World Perfumery Congress and the Sustainable Cosmetics Summit in 2014 spoke of a future with challenges, but one where our industry is coming up roses. Here we explain why attending these events is so important.

Making an impact at a local level

Givaudan’s presentations at the World Perfumery Congress and the Sustainable Cosmetics Summit in 2014 spoke of a future with challenges, but one where our industry is coming up roses. Here we explain why attending these events is so important.