Creates and manufactures flavor and fragrance products
International Flavors & Fragrances, Inc. creates, manufactures and sells flavor and fragrance for the food, beverage, personal care and household products industries.
It operates through two segments: Flavors and Fragrances.
The Flavors segment compounds are sold to the food and beverage industries for use in consumer products such as prepared foods, beverages, dairy, food and sweet products.
The Fragrances segment comprised of three categories: functional fragrances, including fragrance compounds for personal care and household products, fine fragrance and beauty care, including perfumes, colognes and toiletries; and ingredients, consisting of synthetic and natural.
Major fragrance customers include the cosmetics industry, including perfume and toiletries manufacturers, and the household products industry, including manufacturers of soaps, detergents, fabric care, household cleaners and air fresheners.
The company was founded by Stafford Allen and Charles Mays in 1833 and is headquartered in New York, NY.