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Trend Report – Ingredient collection: Neroli

  • Iberchem Fragrances
  • 14 December, 2017
  • Categories: Trends

Neroli is one of the most common essential oils in the world of fragrances. It is obtained by steam distillation of bitter orange flowers, which are also used to produce orange blossom absolute. The name Neroli was given in honor of Anne Marie Orsini, Princess of Nerola who used the…

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Perfumery Icons: René Lalique

Have you ever judged a perfume by its bottle? The answer is probably yes. Nowadays, when we think about a perfume, one of the first things that comes to mind, even sometimes before its smell, is its bottle. It is common for brands to spend more on the packaging than…

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5 Questions With: Isabel Parraga, Perfumer

What is your greatest source of inspiration? I am very receptive in general to everything that surrounds me. But there are certain moments or activities that inspire me more, such as walking in the countryside or by the beach …and my kitchen! I love cooking so the smell of spices…

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Michael White Joins Iberchem as New Technologies Director

  • Iberchem Fragrances
  • 14 November, 2017
  • Categories: Corporate

Fragrance house Iberchem is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Michael White as its New Technologies Director. Bringing with him over 26 years of experience at established companies such as IFF and Drom Fragrances, Mr. White will be in charge of implementing part of Iberchem’s new R&D program, including…

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Flashback Interview With Antonio Palomino, Chief Perfumer

Antonio Palomino’s journey in perfumery started in 1972 when he was only 18. He joined the industry his passion for chemistry and fragrances. That year, barely 100 fragrances were launched, including Dior’s Diorella and 1000 by Jean Patou – nothing compared to the 2,000 launches so far in 2017. Beyond…

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Iberchem Receives MUI Halal Certification

Iberchem today announced it has received the MUI halal fragrance certification for its facility in Indonesia and therefore can now offer MUI halal certified fragrances to its customers. Thanks to a thorough implementation of the requirements within its operations, the facility obtained the A status, the highest grade achievable, certifying…

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5 questions with: Ana Ripoll, perfumer

  • Iberchem Fragrances
  • 22 August, 2017
  • Categories: Interview

More than ever, fragrances have no boundaries, and neither does the training of our employees. This is the case of one of our perfumers, Ana Ripoll. Shortly after joining Iberchem, we invited her to live in China for two years and work from our center in Guangzhou. Here’s her story:…

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An Inside Look At Our Office

Have you ever wondered where and how a fragrance is created? How this magical smell you find in your shampoo, your perfume, or even in your fabric softener comes to life? Before anything else, creating a scent comes from passion. At the core of Iberchem, over 550 persons from 35 different…

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