Givaudan is the global leader in the creation of fragrances and flavours. In close collaboration with food, beverage, consumer goods and fragrance partners, Givaudan develops tastes and scents that delight consumers the world over.
With a passion to understand consumers’ preferences and a relentless drive to innovate, Givaudan is at the forefront of creating flavours and fragrances that ‘engage your senses’.
The company achieved sales of CHF 4.4 billion in 2014. Headquartered in Switzerland with local presence in 88 locations, the company has 9,704 employees worldwide.
Givaudan captures the essence of the moment, bringing you memorable flavours and fragrances, to be enjoyed throughout the day. We are proud to be the industry leader, with 25% of the global market share in our industry.
We maintain this position through challenging ourselves daily, inspiring our partnerships across the globe, and serving our customers with heart and soul. Together with our customers in the food, beverage, consumer goods and fragrance industries, we create products that delight consumers the world over. With a passion to understand consumer preferences and a relentless drive to innovate, we are at the forefront of creating scents and tastes that touch consumers’ emotions.
Touching people’s lives ten times a day
Every single day we touch billions of lives, with taste and scent experiences that bring the senses to life. From prestige perfumes to laundry care, from your favourite drink to your daily meal, Givaudan is there, inviting you to engage your senses, every day, enjoying moments of delight.
Passion and performance through time
With a heritage that stretches back over 250 years, Givaudan has a long history of innovating scents and tastes. Creativity is at the heart of our operations, and the power to surprise is brought about by having the world’s greatest collection of expert, passionate perfumers and flavourists under one roof. We also invest significant amounts on research and development, enabling us to explore and uncover new and exciting ingredients and technologies to add to our vast palettes and portfolios.
As a company that uses many natural ingredients, we operate a sustainable business model that creates value for the many stakeholders we work with, partnering in our efforts to help make a real difference.
Discover our world, one that looks to enliven the planet with innovative flavours and fragrances, bringing joy in the moment as you engage your senses, savouring a flavour or re-living a memory in a beautiful scent.