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I wanted to continue to comment on the IFF Frutarom deal following the overwhelming support and agreement from nearly everyone in the industry about this Folly, and so from time to time I will make comments where I see the need and obviously I see the need today. Recently Andreas

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I would like to congratulate the Ong family of KH Roberts, not only for their 50 year anniversary but also the successful construction and launch of their new $20 million, 100,000 sq. ft. manufacturing facility. It is such a pleasure seeing such commitment and drive to invest in the industry

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As the exclusive sell side advisor to Mr. Joe Boy Tay, Founder and Managing Director of Taytonn Pte Ltd, I am very pleased to congratulate Joe and his fellow shareholders on the successful sale of Taytonn,  to the ASCC Group of Companies based out of Australia who have acquired 80%

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Friendly, Vibrant, Conflicted The three words I came away with from this year’s WPC. It seemed as though half the perfume industry of Barcelona was on the flight from Barcelona to Nice. Lots of hugs, kisses, handshakes and friendly chats. The other half was on the return flight! This continued

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It is now 2018 and one of my key New Year Resolutions is to get on top of my Blog and be more consistent in writing and sharing topics with you, that I hope you will find at least mildly interesting. Case in point is this article which I started

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Focus partners with AS Research & Analysis to provide Sensory and Consumer insights resources to our clients. We are very proud to announce our partnership with Adnan Secic, Founder and President of AS Research & Analysis, LLC. This partnership allows Focus to bring to its SME clients in the Flavor &

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SENOMYX appoints Focus International as their exclusive broker in Asia to promote the Complimyx® range of flavor modifiers. Focus International has been appointed by Senomyx to promote their Complimyx® products in the Asian market. Senomyx has leveraged its proprietary taste discovery technologies to become the leading company in the discovery, development and

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Trevor Rahill, President of Focus International congratulates Mr. Hong Oan Khoe, President of Nardev Chemie Pte, Ltd, and Mr. Jim Heinz, CEO of Bell Flavors & Fragrances on the successful closing of this very significant transaction to acquire the fragrance division of Nardev Chemie, based out of Singapore. This is one of very few acquisitions that

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We are proud to announce that Focus International in conjunction  with our senior Fragrance expert, Tony Leardi are working with Sigma Aldrich to evaluate select Fragrance Aroma Chemicals for their recently launched Fragrance Application Guide 5 and for all future evaluations in 2017. Sigma are increasing their focus on IFRA compliant ingredients and the

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