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by Lebermuth, on Nov 09, 2017

The price of Geranium Egyptian Oil (Pelargonium graveolens, CAS 8000-45-2) rose in September but

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by Lebermuth, on Jun 09, 2017

(BPT) - Paris just added a new museum to its list of places to visit in the City of Lights. Perfume lovers can immerse themselves in all things perfume at the newly opened Grand Musée du Parfum on Faubourg Saint-Honoré.

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Topics:Fragrances

by Lebermuth, on Jun 02, 2017

 Reports show that sales in natural body care products have increased 10.6%, making it a billion-dollar industry.

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by Lebermuth, on May 12, 2017

What is citrus greening?

Although the name sounds harmless, it is actually quite devastating to the global citrus industry. Simply put, it is a disease that is in most cases fatal to citrus crops. Other names for it are yellow dragon disease and HLB. It was first discovered in Brazil in July 2004 and began its global tour causing destruction to every grove it infiltrated. It was first introduced to the United States in 2005 when it was found in a Florida citrus grove.

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by Lebermuth, on May 08, 2017

As fashion on the runway flows with the changes of the seasons, fragrances are migrating to the role of fashion accessory and away from the role of being a singular, signature scent. Spring welcomes fashion that prepares us for warmer weather and opportunities to enjoy the sights and smells of blooming flowers and citrus fruits. In similar fashion, perfume trends for Spring 2017 are complementing the designs of the Spring 2017 runway collections. Continue reading to discover how fragrance and fashion are uniting fashion forces.

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by Lebermuth, on Apr 21, 2017

 

Peach. Pumpkin. Peppermint.

What do these flavors have in common? Other than being delicious additions to a warm cup of coffee or a refreshing glass of iced tea, these flavors tend to be seasonal. However, with the dynamic changes in customer demands and the results of new studies, these flavors may be sticking around all year.

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Topics:Flavors

by Lebermuth, on Mar 31, 2017

You might have missed the memo. Umami is a flavor recognized by our tastebuds. Scientists confirmed this fascinating piece of gustatory evidence seven years ago. But the taste associated with monosodium glutamate (MSG) has not been followed by a new flavor since.

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by Lebermuth, on Mar 24, 2017

When it comes to the top trending beverage trends of 2017, beverages that are Hot & Spicy or that include Coconut or Turmeric are at the top of the list.

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by Lebermuth, on Mar 20, 2017

 Financial projections estimate that the global fragrance and perfume market will earn $51 billion by the year 2022. These projections are based on how the fragrance industry continues to emulate and evolve with trends year after year. In 2017, the trends are all about individuality, gender neutrality and a return to nature. 

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by Lebermuth, on Mar 03, 2017

When a bar or restaurant features craft cocktails on the drinks menu, patrons know to prepare their taste buds for a spirit-filled adventure. In 2017, we're saying goodbye to the standard well drink menu and hello to beverages that are raising the bar! Worldwide societal trends like the increased focus on health and boost of interest on sustainability has elevated the expectations of customers thereby raising the standards of the drinking sector. According to CGA data, premium-spirit sales are showing an upward trend of 19% while mainstream spirits are experiencing growth of only 2%. Forget the phrase "you are what you

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Topics:Flavors